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John Parry

John and Harriet traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Edward Bunker Company in 1856.  Their niece Elizabeth traveled with them also.  Evidence that they came in 1856 is found in 1857 Church financial records.  His name was John Moyle in the 1856 S. Curling manifest. 

At the end of a mission, John returned home with the Joseph S. Rawlins Company in 1868.  Their is two John Perry's in the 1868 Joseph S. Rawlins Company.  One as a missionary and the other with his family.

 

Companies

Edward Bunker Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 38
Joseph S. Rawlins Company (1868)Approximate age at departure: 50

Sources

  • "Captain Joseph S. Rawlins, list of passengers, 1868." In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains' accounts 1862-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 2, Folder 7)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Elders Arrived," Deseret Evening News, 20 Aug. 1868, 3.

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

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • “Captain Joseph S. Rawlins Company (second ox train), 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 1, Folder 12)

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

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Jacobs, Zebulon, Reminiscences and diaries, 1861-1877, fd. 3, vol. 4.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 2 Oct. 1856, p. 12

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Missionary Record Index

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parry, John, Reminiscences and diary, 1857 Mar.-1867 Sept., 55-60.
  • 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
  • Spencer, Daniel to F. D. Richards, 22 June 1856, "Foreign Correspondence," Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 2 Aug. 1856, 489-90.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site