- Birth Date
- 17 September 1839
- Death Date
- 19 April 1914
Anthon Lorenzo Skanchy
Anthon, his wife Anna and her children Anna, Maren, Christna and Anders Otterbeck came from Norway in 1868 on the ship John Bright.
He brought his wife, Anna Christine Jacobsen, and her four children. The company he traveled with was noted in local church financial records.
His surname is spelled "Schankey" on the death certificate.
- Age at Departure: 28
- Head of Household
- Anthon H. Lund, Scandinavian Jubilee Album (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1900).
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Skanchy, Anthon L., [Autobiography], in John A. Widtsoe, trans. and ed., Anthon L. Skanchy: A Brief Autobiographical Sketch of the Missionary Labors of a Valiant Soldier for Christ , 34-35.
- Skanchy, Anthon L., [Diary], in "Utah Pioneer Biographies," 44 vols., 25:163.