Biography of Inger Mortensen Hansen

Biography of Inger Mortensen Hansen

Dates: 1958

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Inger Mortensen Hansen was born in Denmark in 1826. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1861. He came by handcart to Utah and went to Genoa where he lived in a dugout on the side of a hill. He later settled in American Fork, Utah.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 pages)
  • Creator: Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973
  • Call Number: MSS 2802
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Initial citation: MSS 2802; Biography of Inger Mortensen Hansen; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2802, LTPSC.
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This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.
Subject Terms
Hansen, Inger Mortensen, 1826-; American Fork (Utah)--History; Immigrants--Utah; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon handcart companies; Mormons--Denmark; Pioneers
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Hansen (Inger Mortensen), Biography of
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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Biographical/Historical note

Timpson was Camp Historian for North Utah County Company, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Adams Camp, American Fork, Utah.

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