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William Farrington Cahoon

First Councilor in the company. His death date is confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database and his obituary.His travel to Utah is also mentioned in his daughter's obituary.

Companies

Samuel Gully/Orson Spencer Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 35

Sources

  • "Deaths," The Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Apr. 1893, 544.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Died," Deseret News, 22 Feb. 1871, 1.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Bitton, Ronald Davis, Guide to Mormon Diaries and Autobiographies, p. 53
  • Cahoon, William Farrington, [Autobiography], in Stella Cahoon Shurtleff and Brent Farrington Cahoon, comp. and ed., Reynolds Cahoon and His Stalwart Sons [1960], 90.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849. (MS 14290)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Miller, Reuben, Journals, 1848-1849, fd. 2, vol. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Miller, Reuben, to Brigham Young, 9 Sept. 1849, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 31, box 21, fd. 17.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site