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Mary Ann Mayer

The Mayer family initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Heber C. Kimball Company in 1848.  The Family included George and his wife Ann Yost, and their daughters Rachel Ann, Mary Ann, Catherine, Mariah Yost, and Sarah Jane.  Not long after the family arrived in the Salt Lake Valley, Ann gave birth to another daughter, Diantha Mayer.

Companies

Heber C. Kimball Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 15

Sources

  • "Mrs. Mary Ann Rogers Utah Pioneer Passes Away," Washington County News, 24 May 1923, 1.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • 1860 Utah Census, Salt Lake County

  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Mayer, George, Reminiscences and diary, 1853 Jan-1896 Apr., 25-27.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rogers, Mary Ann Mayer, Reminiscence.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

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  • Utah State Archives and Records Service