Circumstantial evidence from census, church (rebaptism) and newspaper records proves Ballo traveled to Utah in 1851. The absence of his name on the Utah 1850 census (taken in spring 1851) and documentation that he played a concert in Salt Lake in December 1851 proves that he had to travel to Utah in 1851.
Company Unknown (1851)Age at departure: 46
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of Members.
- Source Location
- Church History Library, Salt Lake City