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Harriet Sisam

Harriet traveled with her sister, Ann, arriving in New York on 6 June 1866 via the ship The John Bright. Their surname is "Lisan" on Deseret News roster. Their parents and other siblings followed them two years later.

Surname is "Lisan" on Deseret News roster. She later married William Timms, who traveled in the same company with her.


Samuel D. White Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: 21


  • "Capt. Samuel D. White's Train," Deseret News [Weekly], 16 Aug. 1866, 289.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • 1900 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Mormon Migration

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service