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Jessie Lavina Rands

From South Africa. Possibly in the John Gillespie Company. Church and genealogical records prove her family arrived in Utah in 1868. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company that the Rands family traveled to Utah with.His death date is confirmed by his death certificate.

Companies

Company Unknown (1868)Age at departure: 6

Sources

  • "Pioneer Utahn Dies at 82," Salt Lake Tribune, 1 Mar. 1945, 16.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Woman Pioneer is Dead at 82," Deseret News, 1 Mar. 1945, 16.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah Death Index, 1905-1951
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site