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Daniel Spencer/Perrigrine Sessions Company

1847

Daniel Spencer

185 individuals and 75 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post on the Elkhorn River about 27 miles west of Winter Quarters, Nebraska.

View a list of individuals known to have traveled in this company.

Sources

  • Crosby, Jesse Wentworth, Reminiscences [ca. 1860], 38-51.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Fuller, Elijah K., Reminiscences, in Utah Semi-Centennial Commission, The book of the pioneers [ca. 1897].
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Gatha [pseud.], "Personal Reminiscences," Woman's Exponent, 15 Mar. 1893, 139.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Henderson, Samuel Newton, Autobiographical sketch [n.d.], 1.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lambson, Alfred Boaz, [Letter], in Donnette Smith Kesler, Reminiscences by Donnette Smith Kesler: The Wife of Alonzo Pratt Kesler, [1952], 102-5.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lemon, Alexander Abraham, Autobiographical sketch 1902, 3-4.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Martin, Sophronia Moore, Autobiographical sketch [ca. 1915], 1.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Moesser, J. H., "A Pioneer in California," Deseret Evening News, 3 June 1897, 5.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Moesser, Joseph Hyrum, Autobiographical sketch [ca. 1921], 2-3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Pratt, Parley P., Autobiography of Parley P. Pratt [1985], 329-31.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
  • Pratt, Parley P., Jr., [Reminiscences], in Arthur D. Coleman, comp., Pratt Pioneers of Utah, [1967], xxviii-xxix.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Roundy, Priscilla Parish, Reminiscences, 2-3. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Savage, Mary Abigail White, Autobiograph [ca. 1900], 1-2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sessions, Patty Bartlett, Diaries and account book, 1846-1866; 1880, vol. 1.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sessions, Perrigrine, Reminiscences and diaries 1839-1886, vol. 1, 11-13.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sheets, Susanna Musser, Journal, in Elijah Funk Sheets, Journals, 1843-1904, vol. 1.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sheets, Susanna Musser, to Anna Bitner, 11 June 1847, in Musser family, Letters 1847-1849; 1877.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sheets, Susanna Musser, to Anna Bitner, 25 July 1847, in Musser family, Letters 1847-1849; 1877.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sheets, Susanna Musser, to Anna Bitner, Aug. [1847], in Musser family, Letters 1847-1849; 1877.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, Jesse Nathaniel, [Reminiscence], in Andrew Jenson, comp., Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia, [1971], 1:317-18.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • David O. McKay Library, Brigham Young University-Idaho, Rexburg, Idaho
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
  • Stewart Library, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
  • Smith, Jesse Nathaniel, Journal of Jesse Nathaniel Smith, the Life Story of a Mormon Pioneer, 1834-1906 [1953], 11-12.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, John Lyman to Editor, June 26, 1894, St. George, "Nauvoo to the West," Deseret Evening News, 7 July 1894, 11.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, John Lyman, Autobiography and diaries 1846-1895, vol. 1, 26-31.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, John Lyman, Journal, in Library of Congress, Collection of Mormon diaries [1935-1938], reel 8, item 2, 11-13.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, John, Journal, 1846 Feb-1854 May, fd. 4, in Papers 1833-1854, 40-52.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Spencer, Daniel, Letter, Salt Lake City [Utah] to Brother Grove, 1848 Oct. 5.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Terry, Thomas Searles, Autobiography [ca. 1856], 15-16.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Thompson, M. J., "Early Church Recollections," Juvenile Instructor, 15 July 1897, 430-31.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Thompson, Mary J., Reminiscences, in Utah Semi-Centennial Commission, The book of the pioneers [ca. 1897].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah