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Elam Russell Sperry

His surname is "Spenny" on the Bartlett Tripp roster, and he came with his wife and child. Elam decided to drop out of the company and travelled near this company, but not with them.

Companies

David H. Cannon Company (1861)Age at departure: 39

Sources

  • "Capt. D. H. Cannon's Train," The Mountaineer, 13 July 1861, 162.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1860 Iowa Census, Mills County

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Hall, Almira Jane Reid, Autobiography, 46-59.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Tripp, Bartlett, Journal, 1861 May-Aug., 1-25.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah