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Alexander Simpson Gibson

and family; from Scotland; age is 28 in Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General FilesHis death date is confirmed by his obituary.

Companies

John Banks Company (1856)Age at departure: 30

Sources

  • "Death of a Pioneer. A. S. Gibson, a Veteran of the Indian Wars, Passes Away at Sunnyside," Salt Lake Herald, 6 Mar. 1902, 5.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Journal History, 3 Oct. 1856, p. 8
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • 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
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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