After his wife died in Iowa in December 1849, he traveled west in 1850 with a California-bound gold company. Intending to winter in Salt Lake, he joined the Church in December 1850, proving his year of travel to Utah was 1850.
Company Unknown (1850)Age at departure: 24
1850 Utah Census
- Source Location
- Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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