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Egerton Snider

Evidence from census and land records proves he traveled to Utah in 1848. Sources spell his given name (Eggerton, Edgerton, etc.) and surname (Snyder) in various ways.His birth and death dates are confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database and the inscription on his gravestone.

Companies

Company Unknown (1848)Age at departure: 22

Sources

  • [List of those filing for lots, 1848], in Salt Lake County Recorder's Office, Land records [ca. 1847-1860].

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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

  • Record of Deaths in Salt Lake City, 1848-1890
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site