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Henry Devonish

Henry initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Thomas C.D. Howell Company as a Captain of 2nd Ten in 1852. However, he later participated as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming.

Companies

Thomas C.D. Howell Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 47
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 51

Sources

  • "3rd Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, Supp. to 1852, p. 13
  • 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, Utah
  • Willden, Feargus O'Connor, Autobiographical sketch, 2, in [Compiled information regarding Feargus O'Connor Willden and the Willden family, n.d.].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah