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Daniel Johnson

Daniel initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with his wife Catherine and his daughter Wilhelmine in the Hans Peter Olsen Company in 1854. 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

Hans Peter Olsen Company (1854)Approximate age at departure: 33
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 36

Sources

  • "Names of Persons Who Volunteer to Go as Teamsters." Offerings for the assistance of the P. E. F. immigrants, 1856 October. Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887. (CR 376 1, box 2, folder 1) 

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Endowments of the living, 1851-1884.
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1854, p. 8
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Salt Lake Stake, Record of Members.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah