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Charles Madison Drown

Evidence from newspaper records proves that the Drown family traveled to Utah in 1849. A secondary source states that they came with the 1849 Ezra T. Benson Company, but further research is needed to confirm the name of the company they traveled with.His birth and death dates are confirmed by is gravestone.His travel to Utah is also mentioned in his son's obituary.

Companies

Company Unknown (1849)Age at departure: 47

Sources

  • "Bingham. Shocking Death on the Rail," Deseret Evening News, 23 Oct. 1907, 3.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 10.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site