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William Mathews

After Ft. Laramie, the family joined the 1847 Daniel Spencer/Perrigrine Sessions Company. In some sources his surname is listed as "Matthews." FamilySearch and the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database both give his surname as "Mathews."

Companies

Mississippi Company (1847)Age at departure: 39

Sources

  • "Deaths," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Dec. 1888, 768.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 10
  • Ricketts, Norma Baldwin, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848, [1996], 342.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site