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Jacob Croft

Captain of company; from Ohio. Birth date confirmed by Oak City Ward records.

Companies

Jacob Croft Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 48

Sources

  • Cropper, Thomas Waters, "History of Thomas Waters Cropper," in Robert L. Ashby, ed., The Robert L. Ashby and Hannah Cropper Family Book of Their Descendants and Ancestors, Book 4, [1991], 9-11.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Miller, Henry William, Diary, 1855 Apr.-1862 Oct., 27-29.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Oak City Ward, Record of Members (CR 375 8, Reel 4842)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

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