- Birth Date
- 10 August 1833
- Death Date
- 23 September 1906
Dorthea Peterson Larsen
In the Mount Pleasant records, Dorthea is said to have traveled with the John Vancott Company. This was the Ola Liljenquist and Christian Madsen Companies combined. The traveled together and it appears that pioneers traveled between companies. However, she is listed on the Joseph Murdock company roster. It is because she is on the roster that we have placed her in the Murdock company.
- Age at Departure: 28
- European Mission emigration records, Scandinavian Mission, 1852-1920.
- Genealogy and Family Pioneer History. Mount Pleasant Historical Association
- Joseph W. Young, "Report of the Immigration," Deseret News, 17 September 1862, 93.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 477.