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Horace Kimball Whitney

His travel to Utah is mentioned in his brother's obituary.

Companies

Brigham Young Pioneer Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 23

Sources

  • "Death of a Pioneer. Joshua K. Whitney Dies Suddenly on Sunday Evening," Deseret Evening News, 27 Jan. 1902, 1.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 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.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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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  • Source Location
  • 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
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Rockwood, Albert Perry, Diary, 1847 Apr.-July.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Tippets, John Harvey, Autobiography [ca. 1882], 99-113.
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  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Whitney, Horace K., to My dear wife, 4 May 1847, in Richard E. Bennett, We'll Find the Place: The Mormon Exodus, 1846-1848, 134-35.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Whitney, Horace Kimball, Journals 1843; 1846-1847, vols. 5-6.
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  • Source Location
  • 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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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City