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William John Parkin

Evidence from emigration, church (Perpetual Emigrating Fund) records proves the Parkin family traveled to Utah in 1863. His birth and death dates are confirmed by his death certificate.


Thomas E. Ricks Company (1863)Age at departure: 24


  • "Pioneer Citizen Dies at Home in Bountiful," Salt Lake Telegram, 19 Feb. 1919, [17].
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service