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Hans Peterson

Birthplace: Sydfalster, Maribo, Storstrøms amt, Denmark
Death: Died in Kanesville, Weber, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Huntsville, Weber, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Peder Madsen and Karen Rasmussen
Husband of Margrethe Larson
Father of Christian Peterson; Hans Jorgen Peterson; Lars Peterson; Peder B Peterson and Anne Kirstine Peterson
Brother of Ole Petersen

Managed by: Randall Gibb Fitzner
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About Hans Peterson

Hans Peterson was a Mormon handcart pioneer with the Joseph Horne company in 1862 with his wife, children and a number of other Scandinavian immigrants.

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Joseph Horne Company (1862) Age 55

Departure: 27 July 1862 Arrival: 1 October 1862

Company Information: 570 individuals and 52 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Florence, Nebraska (now Omaha).

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Birth: Mar. 18, 1807, Denmark

Death: Nov. 18, 1900 Kanesville Weber County Utah, USA

Brother to Ole Petersen.

Father of Christian Peterson

Family links:

  • Margaret Peterson (1808 - 1871)
  • Lars Peterson (1837 - 1927)*
  • Hans Jorgen Peterson (1839 - 1902)*
  • Peter B Peterson (1841 - 1916)*
  • Christian Peterson (1845 - 1893)*

Burial: Huntsville Cemetery Huntsville Weber County Utah, USA

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Hans Peterson's Timeline

March 18, 1807
Sydfalster, Maribo, Storstrøms amt, Denmark
April 4, 1839
Age 32
Bjorup, Maribo, Denmark
September 18, 1845
Age 38
Bjorup, Falster., Denmark
November 18, 1900
Age 93
Kanesville, Weber, Utah, USA
Huntsville, Weber, Utah, USA