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John Thomas Halliday

John and his parents crossed the Atlantic on the ship Jersey in 1853. The reminicence of Lydia Pond Rich (quoted in "A story of the life of Emily Stevens Halliday Dalton," p. 7), indicates that they then crossed the plains in 1854. Abel, Emily and their son John T. all appear in the Utah Territorial census of 1856.

Companies

Company Unknown (1854)Age at departure: 2

Sources

  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Rich, Lydia Pond, in "A story of the life of Emily Stevens Halliday Dalton," 7.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah