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Evan Williams

Evidence from emigration, church, and newspaper records proves the Williams family traveled to Utah in 1861. They reportedly arrived on 23 September, possibly traveling in the Young/Harmon/Kimball company.

Companies

Company Unknown (1861)Age at departure: 54

Sources

  • "Death of Sarah J. Williams," Deseret Evening News, 23 Aug. 1897, 2.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Patriarchal Blessing Index
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].

  • 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