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Sarah Hurst Beecroft

After leaving the company in Iowa and remaining behind several years, the Beecroft family continued their journey to Utah in 1859, traveling with the Haight-Kesler freight train.


Edward Martin Company (1856)Age at departure: 42


  • "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 27 Sep. 1882, 576.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Beecroft, Joseph, Journals 1844-1883, reel 3, vol. 6, 42-54.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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