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William Turpin

Evidence from genealogy and church records proves that the Turpin family traveled to Utah in 1852. He may have traveled in the 1852 James C. Snow Company and was assigned to settle in the Provo area.

Companies

Company Unknown (1852)Age at departure: 37

Sources

  • "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852." In Wright, Norman Edgar, ed., Key to Migration Sources Great Britain and North America.  

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1856 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Presiding Bishopric, Immigrant Location Committee 1852.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Richardson, Arthur Merle, The life and ministry of John Morgan : "For a wise and glorious purpose" ..., Nicholas G. Morgan, Sr., historical research and publication [Salt Lake City : s.n., c1965], 25-30.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City