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Emma Packer

Circumstantial evidence from newspaper, census, and genealogical records proves the Packer family traveled to Utah in 1850. They may have come in the 1850 David Evans Company, but further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.


Company Unknown (1850)Age at departure: 6


  • "Emma Packer Witbeck Dead," Manti Messenger, 10 Mar. 1904, 1.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Sanpete County, Utah Death Register, 1898-1905.
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site