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Enoch Bartlett Tripp

The Tripp family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in 1853 with the Enoch Bartlett Tripp Company.  The family included Enoch Bartlett and his wife Roxanna Sophia Billings, and their children William Bartlett, Enoch Wallace, and Robert Billings.  Enoch Bartlett was Captain of the company. 

At the end of a mission, Enoch Bartlett returned home with the Philemon C. Merrill Company in 1856.  He served in the company as a Captain of Ten.

Companies

Enoch Bartlett Tripp Company (1853)Approximate age at departure: 29
Philemon C. Merrill Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 33

Sources

  • "Emigrants for Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 6 Aug. 1856, 176.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • 1860 Utah Census, Salt Lake County

  • Crook, John, Autobiography, in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Collection, 1828-1963, reel 12, item 6, 8-10.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Giles, Thomas Huskinson, Autobiography, 1854-1903, MSS SC 1812.
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, vol. 4, p. 3157
  • Tripp, Enoch B, Autobiography, in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Collection, 1828-1963, reel 17, item 13, 19.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Tripp, Enoch Bartlett, Autobiography, 1895, in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Collection, 1828-1963, reel 17, item 13, 14-15.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

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  • Utah State Archives and Records Service
  • Whitney, Orson F., History of Utah, vol. 4, p. 488-92
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
  • Woolley, Samuel Amos, Diaries, 1846-1899, box 1, fd. 2, vol. 6, 213-44 and box 1, fd. 3, vol. 7, 1-15.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah