It seems plausible that he and his brother, Charles, got jobs as teamsters in the Haight/Kesler freight company while the rest of their family traveled in the James S. Brown company in 1859.
Horton D. Haight/Frederick Kesler Freight Train (1859)Age at departure: 14
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Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration
- Trail Excerpt
- Source Location
- Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah