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Ebenezer Beesley

He came with his wife Sarah on the 1859 William Tapscott ship from England.

Companies

George Rowley Company (1859)Approximate age at departure: 18

Sources

  • "Another Pioneer Gone," Deseret Evening News, 21 Mar. 1906, 1.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Latter Day Saints' Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 24 Aug. 1859, 197.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Beesley, Sarah Hancock, [Reminiscences], in Handcart Stories, 28-34.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Hobbs, Henry, Journal, 1859 May-1860 July.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Hobbs, William, "From Missouri to The Valley, 1,000 Miles by Hand-cart," Deseret News, 4 June 1921, 4:8.

  • 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
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service