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David Barclay Adams

He came with his family of 11 individuals. His wife died in 1849. ". . . in crossing the plains in 1852 this man was called Capt. J Tidwell's Little Boy." (George K. Bowering, Journal, 235)

Companies

John Tidwell Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 38

Sources

  • "5th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Adams, David Barclay, Autobiographical sketch, in St. George Stake, High Priest Quorum Genealogical Records, 1872-1906, reel 6039, 31, in Record of Members Collection 1836-1970.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bowering, George Kirkman, Journal 1842 July-1875 Jan, 79-118.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Council Point Emigrating Company, Journal, 1851 Nov.-1852 Sept.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, Supp. to 1852, p. 25
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City