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James Shorten

His surname is "Shorter" in Journal History.

Companies

Edward Martin Company (1856)Age at departure: 14

Sources

  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Cantwell, James to S. S. Jones, 28 Sep. 1906, in Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, 30 Nov. 1856, p. 7, 73

  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, Don, e-mail communication, 8 July 2003
  • Swinton, Heidi, Sweetwater Rescue: The Willie and Martin Handcart Story, [2006].
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City