Skip Main Navigation

Rachel 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: 19

Sources

  • "Woman Dies at Age of 88 Years," Ogden Standard, 22 Feb. 1917, 3.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

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