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Catherine McKay

Daughter of William and Hellen (Ellen) Oman McKay.  The family crossed the Atlantic on the ship Thornton in 1856. Catherine married John Wood Grow at Salt Lake City in 1860.  Her family surname is spelled "Michie" in the 1860 Utah census.  Her birth and death dates are confirmed by her death certificate.

Companies

James S. Brown Company (1859)Approximate age at departure: 9

Sources

  • "Obituaries," Deseret News, 20 Feb. 1924, 1:5.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Grow, Cathrine McKay, Biographical sketch, in Genealogical Charts and Biographical Sketches of Members of the L.D.S. Church, Ogden Stake, 26 vols., 2:105.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

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  • Utah State Archives and Records Service
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site