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Caroline Fidelia Calkins Tippets

The Tippets family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Heber C. Kimball Company in 1848.  The family included John Harvey and his wife Caroline Fidelia Calkins and their son John Harvey, Jr., Caroline’s two children from a previous marriage, Hyrum William Pew and Sariah Fedelia, John’s son from a previous marriage, John Austin, Caroline’s sister, Nancy Calkins, and John’s uncle Alvah.   Also traveling with the family was Sariah Lewis.

Companies

Heber C. Kimball Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 39

Sources

  • "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 16 Aug. 1882, 480.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 2 Aug. 1882, 448.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake County

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site