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Elizabeth Cumming Reid

The Reid family initially traveled in the McArthur company, but were detained in Florence while James Reid recovered from a gunshot wound. They then joined the Willie company to continue their journey.

Companies

James G. Willie Company (1856)Age at departure: 31

Sources

  • "Emigrants for Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 6 Aug. 1856, 176.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • 1860 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Daniel Duncan McArthur Emigrating Company, Journal, 1856 May-Sep.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, 26 Sep. 1856, p. 31
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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