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Edward Wheeler

He came from England with his wife Ann Wood Wheeler, daughter Mary, and daughter, Mariah Wall. Evidence that he came in 1856 is confirmed in information found in 1857 Church financial records.

Companies

James G. Willie Company (1856)Age at departure: 52

Sources

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

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 9 Nov. 1856, p. 22

  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Captain J. G. Willie's Or, the Fourth Handcart Company of 1856 [No. 1]," Salt Lake Herald, 15 Dec. 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
  • Smith, Don, e-mail communication, 29 Apr. 2003.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah