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Robert Ford

His birth and death dates are confirmed by the inscription on his gravestone and the 1900 Iowa census.

The family came to America in 1866 on the ship American Congress.

Robert came to Utah with his wife and 4 children, and then the family returned to Iowa by 1880.

Companies

William S. Seeley Company (1868)Approximate age at departure: 37

Sources

  • 1870 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1880 Iowa Census

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1900 Iowa Census.
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Deseret Evening News, 19 Aug. 1868, p. 2
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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