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John Tidwell

Captain of company; 8 in his family; also brought M. Parks "as far as Wood River"

Companies

John Tidwell Company (1852)Age at departure: 45

Sources

  • "5th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • [Goddard, George], "Review of an Active Life," Juvenile Instructor, 1 Mar. 1882, 76.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 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
  • Goddard, Elizabeth Harrison, Autobiography [ca. 1900], 63-64.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Goddard, George, Reminiscences, 2. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. to 1852, p. 25
  • Nelson, James Horace, Sr., "Autobiography of James Horace Nelson, Senior, from the original manuscript of the author, by his son, Horace J. Nelson," [1944], 5-10.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 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
  • Sansom, Charles, Diary, in History of Charles Sansom, 1907, 12-80, in Charles Sansom, Autobiography and journals, 1873-1907.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Yates, Joseph, Autobiographical sketch and genealogy 1911, 4-7.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Young, Rhoda Byrne Jared, [Reminiscences], in Eleanor McAllister Hall, comp., The Book of Jared [1963], 34.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City