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James Thomas

James was the brother of Amelia Ann Thomas Jervis, also of this company. James married Mary Somerville at Fort Laramie, where he enlisted. They both remained there.


Edward Martin Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: Unknown


  • Journal History, 30 Nov. 1856, p. 7, 73

  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 4]," Salt Lake Herald, 3 Nov. 1907.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City