Skip Main Navigation

William Glover

The Glover family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Thomas Rhoades Company in 1849.  The family included William and Jane Cowan and their children Jane, Catherine, Joseph Smith, William Francisco, and Sarah Elizabeth.

At the end of a mission, William traveled home with the Richard Ballantyne Company in 1855.  He served as Captain of the Guard.

Companies

Thomas Rhoades Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 35
Richard Ballantyne Company (1855)Approximate age at departure: 41

Sources

  • "Glover," Deseret Evening News, 7 Apr. 1892, 8.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Immigration List," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Sep. 1855, 214-15.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ballantyne, Richard, "Synopsis of the Life of Richard Ballantyne as Written by Him," June 15, 1893, in Conway Ballantyne Sonne, Richard Ballantyne [ca. 1949], fd 1, 373.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ballantyne, Richard, Diaries and reminiscences, 1852-1896, box 1, fd. 3, vol. 6.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ballantyne, Richard, to Brigham Young, 22 July 1855, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 33, box 23, fd. 18.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Coombs, Isaiah Moses, Diary, in Collection 1835-1938, reel 1, box 1, fd. 1, vol. 1.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Mayer, George, Reminiscences and diary, 1853 Jan.-1896 Apr., 239-49.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • McFarland, Archibald, Reminiscences [ca. 1874-1912], 9-10.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Myers, George, to Brigham Young, 8 Sep. 1855, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 33, box 24, fd. 8.
  • 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
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Thomas Rhoades company roster 1849 July 14. (MS 15995)

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