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Sarah Ann Barlow Ashton

Sarah had a daughter that died  at the Boston Harbor prior to the company's overland journey. Sarah, herself, died in childbirth en route at Cutler's Park in Nebraska. 

Companies

Edward Martin Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 33

Sources

  • Archer, Patience Loader, Reminiscences, [transcript]. MS 6218, p. 57-92.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jaques, John, [Diary], in Stella Jaques Bell, Life History and Writings of John Jaques [1978], 118-22, 129, 134-37, 140-41, 143-44, 150.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 30 Nov. 1856, p. 71

  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 4]," Salt Lake Herald, 3 Nov. 1907.
  • 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