2 November 1823–9 February 1894 (Age 70)
Hårby, Assens, Denmark
When Niels Rasmussen was born on 2 November 1823, in Hårby, Assens, Denmark, his father, Rasmus Rasmussen, was 25 and his mother, Mette Nielsdatter, was 30. He married Ellen Magreta Jensen on 5 June 1862, in Florence, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Hårby, Hårby, Båg, Odense, Denmark in 1845 and Helnæs, Båg, Odense, Denmark for about 5 years. He registered for military service in 1865. In 1880, at the age of 57, his occupation is listed as farmer in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States. He died on 9 February 1894, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.
Neil’s Rasmussen and his wife Ellen Margareta Jensen on the wagon company list under Madsen Wagon Company coming westward with the Saints.
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