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Mary Harrison Ferron Rogerson

Her birth and death dates are confirmed by her obituary. Although her son, James, traveled with the family as far as Iowa City, he left the company before it set out and returned to England (see Preston Guardian, Nov. 29, 1856 and Dec. 6, 1856).

Companies

Edward Martin Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 52

Sources

  • "A Brief Sketch of the Life of Mary Rogerson." Southern Utonian, 7 September 1888, p. 2.

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

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Obituary," The Southern Utonian, 31 Aug. 1888, [2].
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  • Mormon Migration

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  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 254.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 10]," Salt Lake Herald, 8 Dec. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 4]," Salt Lake Herald, 3 Nov. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 6]," Salt Lake Herald, 17 Nov. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 8]," Salt Lake Herald, 24 Nov. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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