- Birth Date
- 12 June 1839
- Death Date
- 31 October 1919
Family histories state that he came on the ship, James Nesmith with his father, Johan, Mother Joanne and siblings: Anne C. C., Lars Christian, Christian, Maren K, Anna K and Niels. They came under the surname of "Larsen." However, we do not see his name on the ship manifest. His parents died in Mormon Grove in 1855. Some of the family changed their name to Johnson.
- Age at Departure: 17
- 1870 Utah Census.
- 1880 Utah Census.
- 1900 Utah Census.
- 1910 Utah Census.
- Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923.
- Hatch, Irma J. interview on file.
- Parsons, Mary C[hristine] Johnson, "A Handcart Survivor," Deseret Evening News, 29 June 1897, 8.
- Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963.
- "Runaway Accident Fatal to Aurora Citizen," Deseret Evening News , 11 Nov. 1919, sec. 2, 3.
- Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940
- Utah Marriages, 1887-1935