He and his sister were the orphans of Thomas and Mary Winkless. They came to Utah with their uncle James Weaver Palmer.
Edward Hunter Company (1850)Age at departure: 3
- Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1850, p. 12
New FamilySearch/Family Tree
- Palmer, James, Reminiscences [ca.1884-1898], 103-13.
- Trail Excerpt
- Source Location
- Church History Library, Salt Lake City