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Amenzo White Baker

Amenzo initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Jedediah M. Grant - Joseph B. Noble Company in 1847. 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.


Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 24


  • "Pioneer of '47 is Gone," Salt Lake Herald, 14 July 1907, [35].

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 31
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service