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Henry Hobbs

He came with his wife, Jane, and his brothers, James and William, and served in the company as Captain of Second Ten. Evidence that he came in 1859 is confirmed in information found in Church financial records.

Companies

George Rowley Company (1859)Age at departure: 23

Sources

  • "Latter Day Saints' Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 24 Aug. 1859, 197.

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Hobbs, Henry, Journal, 1859 May-1860 July.
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  • 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.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • McIntyre, Thomas, Journal, 1854 Nov.-1913 May, 16-68.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah