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Esther Caulfield Walters

She died en route because of a stampede.

Her year of birth is confirmed by the Jones and Linforth accounts as being age 39 at the time of her death.

Companies

John A. Hunt Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 39

Sources

  • Dan Jones Emigrating Company, Journal 1856 May-Dec.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Hunt, John A., [Journal], in "Church Emigration Book"
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Journal History, 15 Dec. 1856, p. 13
  • Linforth, J., [Letter], Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 10 Jan. 1857, 27-28.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 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
  • Stewart, Elizabeth White, [Autobiography], in Workman, Mary Ellen B., comp., "Ancestors of Isaac Mitton Stewart and Elizabeth White" [1978].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City