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Lydia Goldthwaite Knight

She was the widow of Newel Knight, who died 11 Jan. 1847 in Nebraska.The obituaries of her sons Newel and Jesse state that the family came to Utah in 1850.

Companies

Edward Hunter Company (1850)Approximate age at departure: 38

Sources

  • "Death of Newel Knight," Deseret Evening News, 25 May 1907, 6.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Pioneer Mining Man Helped to Build State," Deseret News, 14 Mar. 1921, 1.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Hunter, Edward and Robert Campbell, to Brigham Young, 17 July 1850, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 31, box 22, fd. 1.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1850, p. 10
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