Although she is listed on a non–contemporary typescript list as traveling in the 1849 Silas Richards company in Journal History (Supplement after 31 Dec. 1849, 4), that is unlikely. There is a handwritten every–name roster for the Silas Richards company and her name is not on it. Her husband's obituary explains that she came to Utah the year after he came.
Ezra T. Benson Company (1849)Age at departure: 33
- Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849.
- Source Location
- Church History Library, Salt Lake City
- Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 12H
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