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Emma Keetch

Emma Keetch and her family immigrated on the ship Thornton and traveled with the Willie handcart company. After crossing Iowa, the Keetches dropped out of the company at Florence. She remained in that area the remainder of her life.

Companies

James G. Willie Company (1856)Age at departure: 12

Sources

  • 1856 Nebraska census.
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1860 Nebraska Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1870 Nebraska Census.
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1900 Nebraska Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Historians Office Record of Members (Minnie Margetts file).
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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