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Charles Sturgess

Pioneer Photographers of the Far West states that Charles was in New York in Jan. 1858, traveled to St. Louis in 1859 and on to Salt Lake City with his wife the same year. The first documentation to place the family in Utah is the birth of a child by 7 Sep. 1859. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.

Companies

Company Unknown (1859)Age at departure: 30

Sources

  • 13th Ward, Record of Members
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1860 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Palmquist, Peter and Kailbourn, Thomas R., Pioneer Photographers of the Far West. A Biographical Dictionary, 1840-1865, 532.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site