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Eleanor Davies

In some sources her given name is "Ellen." She traveled on the ship S. Curling with her two sisters and her parents. Upon reaching Iowa City, she and her sisters set out to Utah in the Bunker company. Her parents remained to help build handcarts. Her father died there and her mother set off with the Martin company.

Her name appears as "Ellinor Davis" on the 16th Ward rebaptism list.


Edward Bunker Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 18


  • 16th Ward, Record of Members, LR 8335 25.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 2 Oct. 1856, p. 6
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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