- Birth Date
- 17 April 1834
- Death Date
- 1 October 1902
Jens Christian Pedersen
Jens later took the surname "Meiling." He came on the ship John J. Boyd in 1855. He married Elizabeth Clemensen in Iowa in November 1856 and their first child is born in Utah in July 1858.
- Age at Departure: 23
- Head of Household
- 1870 Utah Census.
- 1880 Utah Census.
- 1900 Utah Census.
- Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923.
- Iowa, Marriages, 1809-1992.
- 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), 258
- United States Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926.
- United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933.
- Utah, Veterans with Federal Service Buried in Utah, Territorial to 1966.
- Utah Death Certificates.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.