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Justin J. Merrill

He went to Utah in 1848, returned to Iowa, and brought the rest of his family to Utah in 1849.

Companies

Silas Richards Company (1849)Age at departure: 43

Sources

  • 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake Co.
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849. (MS 14290)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 5G
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Richards, Silas, Reminiscences and journal [ca. 1849-1871], 3-12.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Richards, Silas, to Brigham Young, 24 Aug. 1849, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 31, box 21, fd. 17.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City