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Caleb World

Evidence from newspaper and church ordinance records proves that the World family traveled to Utah in 1862. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.The obituaries of his children John and Anna confirm his travel to Utah.

Companies

Company Unknown (1862)Age at departure: 38

Sources

  • "John World, Furniture Man for 20 Years, Dies," Deseret News, 12 Sep. 1925, 2:1.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "State and Local Deaths," Salt Lake Telegram, 20 Aug. 1936, 20.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 1860 New York Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree