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Benjamin Hampton

and family; death date is confirmed by his obituary; birth date is confirmed by the Patriarchal Blessing Index

Companies

Canute Peterson Company (1856)Age at departure: 46

Sources

  • "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 22 Jan. 1879, 816.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Journal History, 20 Sep. 1856, p. 7
  • Patriarchal Blessing Index
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 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
  • Pett, James, [Autobiography], in Marble, B. Glen, comp., Mormon Marbles: Roots and Branches [1977?], 71-74.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City