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Elias Davis

He and his wife died en route. Their surname is spelled "Davies" on the ship passenger list. His brother, Edmund Weeks Davis, traveled in the Martin company.

Companies

John A. Hunt Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 44

Sources

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

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 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"
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  • Journal History, 15 Dec. 1856, p. 8
  • 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
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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