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Mark Preece

Son of Richard and Susanna Preece.  The family crossed the Atlantic on the ship Ellen Maria in 1851.  Richard died before crossing the plains so Mark traveled with John Wright.  Mark's death notice in the Logan Republican newspaper says he died 11 January 1905.

Companies

John Tidwell Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 12

Sources

  • "Franklin Items," Logan Republican, 25 Jan. 1905, 4.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 1856 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Council Point Emigrating Company, Journal, 1851 Nov.-1852 Sept.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah