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Mary Morris

She traveled overseas with her family, arriving in New Orleans on 31 March 1853 via the ship Elvira Owen. She made the overland journey alone. Her brother, Charles Morris, had preceded her to the Valley.

Companies

Richard Ballantyne Company (1855)Approximate age at departure: 13

Sources

  • "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
  • “4th Company of 50 report, 1855 June.” In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1853-1855. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 39)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Mormon Migration

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site