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Thomas Whitmore Cooke

Thomas traveled with a company of non-Mormon Iowans who were headed toward California in 1852 . The party stopped at Salt Lake city for the winter; while here some members the Cooke family converted to the faith.In some sources, the family's surname is spelled "Cook."

Companies

Company Unknown (1852)Approximate age at departure: 18

Sources

  • 1850 Iowa Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1856 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Cooke, Lucy Rutledge, Crossing the Plains in 1852, 1987, 28-30.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Covered Wagon Women, vol. 4, p. 209, 243.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Rebaptisms in Great Salt Lake Valley: 1847-1854, 1858-1863. M234.3 W344r 2003

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City