- Birth Date
- 23 May 1846
- Death Date
- 18 October 1919
Peder Jensen Thorsted
Peder crossed the Atlantic on the ship Emerald Isle in 1868 with his mother and siblings. His mother died in New York and the siblings split up in two different companies. Peter traveled with Otto, Christian, and Bodil. In the overland company records, they are all found under the surname of Jensen. His
- Age at Departure: 22
- 1900 California Census, Alameda County.
- "Captain John G Holman, memorandum book, 1868." In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains' accounts 1862-1868.
- "List of Passengers' Names In Captain J. G. Holman's Ox-Train," Deseret Evening News, 22 September 1868, 4.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger D, p. 169.