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Sylvanus Collett

His birth and death dates are confirmed by his obituary. His name is listed as "Sylvester" on the 1841 Harmony ship manifest.


Samuel Gully/Orson Spencer Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 14


  • "Death of General Collett, a Famous Old Pioneer," The Salt Lake Herald, 11 Apr. 1901, 8l.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake Co.
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah