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Mary Baldwin Moody

As a widow, Mary traveled with her children and their families to the Salt Lake Valley with the Moses Daley Freight Train in 1853.  Her sons' families she traveled with were John Monroe Moody and William Cresfield Moody.

From Texas, they traveled across the Gulf of Mexico, up the Mississippi to Keokuk, Iowa, where they joined the Moses Daley Freight Train in 1853.


Moses Daley Freight Train (1853)Approximate age at departure: 58


  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Moses Daley Freight Company, Journal, 1853 Sept.

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