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Thomas Clarkson

Although the Clarksons are also listed on the Outhouse roster, that company experienced divisiveness and for much of the way, each ten in the company traveled independently. Lang captained one of those tens and the Clarksons traveled with him. He traveled with 3 people.Their names are listed with the 1852 Joseph Outhouse newspaper roster.

Birth date is confirmed by Provo 2nd Ward records at the time of a rebaptism on 8 July 1855.

Companies

William Lang Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 51

Sources

  • "4th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • 1870 Utah Census, Utah County

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • New Orleans, Passenger Lists, 1813-1963.

  • Source Location
  • Ancestry.com
  • 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
  • Provo 2nd Ward, Record of Members. (CR 375 8, Reel 5630)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah