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Esther Winn

Daughter of William Winn born at Eltham, Kent, England.  At age fifteen she received assistance from the Perpetual Emigrating Fund and crossed the Atlantic on the ship Caroline in 1866. She was re-baptized at Lehi, Utah in December 1866 and married William Simmons.  She and her husband are listed under the surname "Serimons" in Ancestry,s 1870 Utah Census index.  The 1910 census of Lehi confirms that she immigrated in 1866.

Companies

William Henry Chipman Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: 16

Sources

  • "Passenger List," Deseret News [Weekly], 26 Sep. 1866, 341.
  • 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
  • 1861 England Census
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1870 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1910 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 326.

  • 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