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David McKay

Son of William and Ellen Oman McKay.  The family crossed the Atlantic on the ship Thornton in 1856.  In the 1860 Utah census the family name is spelled "Michie."

Companies

James S. Brown Company (1859)Approximate age at departure: 15

Sources

  • "David M'Kay, Widely Known Church Worker, Dies After Operation," Deseret News. 10 Nov. 1917, 12.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "L. D. S. Patriarch Is Dead From Operation," Salt Lake Telegram, 11 Nov. 1917, 47.

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Patriarch David M'Kay Dies At Hospital After An Effort To Save His Life By Operation," Ogden Standard, 10 Nov. 1917, 7.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • 1860 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family 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
  • McKay, David, Biographical sketch, in Biographical sketches 1891- , reel 56, box 58, fd. 6, item 13.
  • 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.

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

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  • Internet Web Site