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John Stock

The Stock family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the William Budge Company in 1860.  The family consisted of John and Jane Adams, and their children John William Edwin, Jane Susannah, Elizabeth, Richard Poyntz, Robert Wallace, Sarah Wilkinson, Jessie Esther, and Maria Josephine.  The Stock family traveled from South Africa.

Jane Adam’s daughter from a prior marriage, Mary Ann Newley, and her husband William Stokes, were also in the company. Their first child Mary Jane was born en route. 

At the end of a mission, John traveled home to Salt Lake City with the Alvus H. Patterson Company in 1863.  He was the company chaplain.

Companies

William Budge Company (1860)Approximate age at departure: 39
Alvus H. Patterson Company (1863)Approximate age at departure: 42

Sources

  • "Obituary Notes," Deseret News, [Weekly], 21 Nov. 1896, 786.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "The Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 22 Aug. 1860, 197.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • A. H. Patterson Emigrating Company, Journal, 1863 June-Sept.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Budge, William, to George Q. Cannon, 3 Aug. 1860, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 37, box 27, fd. 9.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 4 Sep. 1863, p. 1

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1860, p. 50

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lightner, Mary Elizabeth Rollins, [Journal], Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, Oct. 1926, 256-60.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • 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
  • Treasures of Pioneer History, vol. 6, p. 263.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah