- Birth Date
- 28 April 1858
- Death Date
- 2 June 1931
He traveled with the Hendrickson family.On Find A Grave web site his name is "James Petersen."In some sources his surname is spelled "Pedersen."
- Age at Departure: 8
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 22 October 1866, 1.
- 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), 617
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files (CR 376 1), 1850-1887.