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Harvey Murdock

Circumstantial evidence from newspaper, church, census, and genealogical records proves the Murdock family traveled to Utah in 1850.

His birth year is confirmed by census records and the inscription on his gravestone, and his death date is confirmed by his death certificate.

Companies

Company Unknown (1850)Approximate age at departure: 16

Sources

  • "Deaths and Funerals," Evening Standard, 19 Aug. 1912, 6.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Funeral of H. Murdock," Deseret Evening News, 20 Aug. 1912, 9.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1900 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Find A Grave 

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

  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site