- Birth Date
- 26 November 1834
- Death Date
- 25 January 1905
Jens Hansen Wodskow
His surname was listed as "Hansen," in the ship and company manifests.
More research is needed to confirm Jens's date of birth. At this time, date listed reflects family tradition from Family Tree at FamilySearch.org and data from W. H. Lever's book.
- Age at Departure: 29
- Head of Household
- 1900 United States Federal Census.
- “Captain William B. Preston Company (first ox train), manifest, 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- 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), 199
- "List of Passengers," Deseret News, 17 August 1864, 369.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 309.