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Loren Whiting Babbitt

An article appearing in the Frontier Guardian newspaper, 27 June 1851 reported: "Elder Loren Babbit, lately from England, has taken through with him this season to the Valley of Great Salt Lake, twelve hundred pounds of Sugar Beet Seed." Church records confirm that he arrived in Salt Lake City before 26 April 1852.

Companies

Company Unknown (1851)Approximate age at departure: 44

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
  • Fifteenth Ward, Record of Members, 1849-1859, CR 375 8, reel 2145.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Frontier Guardian, 27 June 1851.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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