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Elizabeth 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.She was born en route and her travel to Utah is mentioned in the obituary of David T. Drown.

Companies

Company Unknown (1849)Age at departure: Infant

Sources

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