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Alfred Best

Traveled with either the James W. Cummings or the John Brown Company. Church ordinance records prove he arrived in Utah before February 1852.

Companies

Company Unknown (1851)Age at departure: 22

Sources

  • "Alfred Best Is Dead," Salt Lake Herald, 28 June 1905, 7.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Alfred Best Passes Away," Deseret Evening News, 28 June 1905, 1.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Events of the Month," Improvement Era, 8 (August 1905), 794.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 13th Ward, Record of Members
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1860 Utah Census, Salt Lake Co.
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah