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William Morrison

William came with his wife and an orphan Danish boy.  He later married Caroline Iversen, who was also in this company, and his travel to Utah is mentioned in her obituary, and also in the obituary of his first wife, Margaret.

Companies

Canute Peterson Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 35

Sources

  • "Church Worker Dead," Salt Lake Herald, 13 Jan. 1910, 6.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Richfield.  Obituary," Deseret Evening News, 3 Feb. 1916, 11.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 20 Sep. 1856, p. 7
  • Morrison, William, Journal, 1851 Feb.-1889 Aug., 14.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Powell, John, Autobiography and journal 1849 June-1901 Apr., 45-55.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • 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