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Sarah Ann Burbage

Evidence from emigration and newspaper records proves that Sarah Ann traveled to Utah in 1854. She sailed to America in 1854. The first documentation to place her in Utah is a newspaper article dated 30 Nov. 1854, advertising her business. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company she traveled with. Some records give her birth year as 1817.Her birth year is confirmed by her gravestone and the 1854 Windmere ship manifest.


Company Unknown (1854)Age at departure: 36


  • "Miss Burbage," Deseret News, 30 Nov. 1854, [3].
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 13th Ward, Record of Members
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Record of Deaths in Salt Lake City, 1848-1890
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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