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Abraham Bowers

He was a glass maker from England. His death date is confirmed by his death certificate and grave stone.

Companies

Edmund Ellsworth Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 15

Sources

  • "Another Handcart Veteran Passes Away," The Herald-Republican, 13 Oct. 1911, 4.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Handcart Pioneer Dies at Hospital," Salt Lake Evening Telegram, 13 Oct. 1911, 12.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Pioneer of '56 Dead," Deseret Evening News, 12 Oct. 1911, 2.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1900 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Edmund Ellsworth Emigrating Company, Journal, 1856 June-Sept.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914. MS 11378, Fd. 6.

  • Journal History, 26 Sep. 1856, p. 26
  • Mormon Migration

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  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site