- Birth Date
- 14 February 1855
- Death Date
- 29 March 1897
John's obituary describes the family's travel in the Hodgetts Company, including the birth and death of their son Joseph.
The family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Thornton.
- Age at Departure: 1
- 1870 Utah Census.
- Denmark, Baptisms, 1618-1923.
- Find a Grave
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 15 December 1856, 5.
- "Obituary Notes," Deseret Weekly, 8 June 1895, 800.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Utah, Veterans with Federal Service Buried in Utah, Territorial to 1966.
- W. B. Hodgetts Company report, 1856.