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Henry William Nichols

The Nichols/Sewell family began their journey with the Job Pingree Company, but shortly after their departure, a wagon wheel was broken and they stayed behind to have it fixed. When the Elias Asper Company overtook them, they continued on with them for the remainder of the journey.

Companies

Job Pingree Company (1861)Approximate age at departure: 25
Elias Asper Freight Train (1861)Approximate age at departure: 25

Sources

  • "Called by Death," Deseret News, 11 Feb. 1933, 2:6.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Miles, William Hart, Diary, 1861 July-Aug. and 1862 May-July, fd. 2, 8A-8G.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Nichols, Henry William, Autobiography, 1921 July, pages 21-26. (MS 22382)

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site