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James McKnight

James McKnight traveled home at the end of a mission with the Isaac A. Canfield Company in 1862.  He was the Chaplain and Clerk of the company.

"late residence, G. S. L. City" (Great Salt Lake City)

Companies

Isaac A. Canfield Company (1862)Approximate age at departure: 32

Sources

  • "Arrival of Trains," Deseret News [Weekly], 22 Oct. 1862, 132.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Douglass, Emma Jane Dixon, Autobiographical sketch, in [Collected information concerning the Charles Dixon family, ca. 1931-1984], item 3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Isaac A. Canfield Emigrating Company, Journal, 1862 July-Oct.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 16 Oct. 1862, p. 1, 2, 13
  • Margetts, Lucy Marie Canfield, Diary, 1862 July-Oct.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • McKnight, James, Journal, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 16 Oct. 1862, 1-12.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan, 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