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James Blackham

James initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Cyrus H. Wheelock Company in 1853. 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

Cyrus H. Wheelock Company (1853)Approximate age at departure: 23
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 26

Sources

  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • 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
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service