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Cyrus Hubbard Wheelock

Cyrus initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley as Captain of 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.

Birth and death date is confirmed by Find a Grave web site.

Companies

Cyrus H. Wheelock Company (1853)Approximate age at departure: 40
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 43

Sources

  • "Cyrus H. Wheelock Dead," Deseret Evening News, 11 Oct. 1894, 4.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Allen, William Land Nuttle, Journal.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Belliston, Thomas, [Autobiography], in Lester H. Belliston, comp., Belliston: James Thomas Belliston and Louisa Miller, Their Forebears and Descendants [1976], 8-9.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Bown, William, [Journal], in Ann Marie Bown Brooks, comp., William Bown, Senior: His Children, His Ancestors [1978].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Broomhead, William, Diary, 1856 Oct-1857 Apr.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Cornaby, Hannah, Autobiography and Poems [1881], 32-35.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Henriod, Gustave Louis Edward, Biography of Gustave Louis Edward Henriod, 4-6.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 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
  • Seymour, Charles William, Journal and reminiscences [ca. 1880-1906], 80-82.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sparks, Jane Ann Fowler, Reminiscences and diary, 1886 Jan.-1910 Mar., 15-16.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah