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Samuel Gates

Captain of Ten; a daughter, Lydia, died in Pottawatamie county, Iowa, 31 July 1852.

His travel to Utah is also mentioned in the obituary of his daughter Lucetta.

Companies

Isaac Bullock Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 48

Sources

  • "17th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Died," Deseret News, 24 Dec. 1879, 16.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Journal History, Supp. to 1852, p. 110
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Presiding Bishopric, Immigrant Location Committee 1852.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City