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Lorenzo Pettit

The Pettits traveled to Utah in 1848 because Lorenzo Pettit's name is found on the list of people who received lots in Salt Lake City in 1848.His death date is confirmed by his obituary and his gravestone.

Companies

Company Unknown (1848)Age at departure: 22

Sources

  • "Death of Lorenzo Pettit, After a Lingering Illness," Salt Lake Herald, 19 July 1900, 6.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Faithful Man Laid Away," Deseret Evening News, 23 July 1900, 8.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • [List of those filing for lots, 1848], in Salt Lake County Recorder's Office, Land records [ca. 1847-1860].

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

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Jenson, Andrew, Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia [1971].
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site