- Birth Date
- 15 August 1838
- Death Date
- 17 September 1917
He came with Bodil. His death date is confirmed by his death certificate.
- Age at Departure: 27
- Anthon H. Lund, Scandinavian Jubilee Album (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1900).
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 22 October 1866, 7.
- Lever, W. H. History of Sanpete and Emery Counties, Utah: With Sketches of Cities, Towns, and Villages; Chronology of Important Events; Records of Indian Wars; Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens (Salt Lake City: Tribune Job Printing Co, 1898), 525
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887.
- Utah Death Certificates.