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William James Hancock

Evidence that he came in 1856 is confirmed in information found in 1857 Church financial records. From England. Settled in South Ogden.

Companies

John A. Hunt Company (1856)Age at departure: 20

Sources

  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • “Utah State News," Duchesne Newspaper, 12 May 1911, 6.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Journal History, 15 Dec. 1856, p. 12
  • 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
  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site