- Birth Date
- 20 August 1850
- Death Date
- 30 January 1925
James Peter Fjeldsted
Evidence from emigration and church (Perpetual Emigrating Fund) records proves the Fjeldsted family traveled to Utah in 1862.
His given name is listed as "Jens" on the ship manifest and Scandinavian Mission records.
- Age at Departure: 11
- European Mission emigration records, Scandinavian Mission, 1852-1920.
- 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), 450-51.