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Roswell Stevens

He left company on 3 June at Fort Laramie to take a message to the Mormon Battalion sick detachments and Mississippi Saints at Pueblo, Colorado.In Wilford Woodruff journal name is spelled as Stephens.His birth and death dates are confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.

Companies

Brigham Young Pioneer Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 38

Sources

  • Bullock, Thomas, Journals 1843-1849, vol. 4.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Clayton, William, Diary, 1847 Jan-Dec.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Egan, Howard, Pioneering the West, 1846 to 1878, ed. and comp. William M. Egan [1917] 21-105.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Harmon, Appleton Milo, Diary 1847 April-July.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Jacob, Norton, Reminiscence and journal 1844 May-1852 Jan., 47-85.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Kimball, Heber C., Journal, in Papers 1837-1866.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Lyman, Amasa Mason, Diary, reel 1, vol. 8, 1-26 and 1-10, written by Albert Carrington, in Amasa Mason Lyman, Collection 1832-1877.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Rockwood, Albert Perry, Diary, 1847 Apr.-July.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Tippets, John Harvey, Autobiography [ca. 1882], 99-113.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Whitney, Horace Kimball, Journals 1843; 1846-1847, vols. 5-6.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Woodruff, Wilford, Journal, 1847 Jan.-1853 Dec., box 2, fd. 3, in Journals and papers 1828-1898.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Young, Lorenzo Dow, Diaries, 1846-1852 and 1888-1891, vol. 1.
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  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City