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James May

came to America in 1865; traveled across the plains with his daughter, 2nd wife, and step-daughter and a little girl named "Tilt"; occupation, slubber

Companies

Leonard G. Rice Company (1867)Approximate age at departure: 38

Sources

  • "Death Roll," Salt Lake Herald, 28 Sep. 1916, 4.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Fox, Ruth May, "From England to Salt Lake Valley in 1867," Improvement Era, July 1935, 408-9, 450.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Fox, Ruth May, "My Story," 11-13. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Fox, Ruth May, [Reminiscences], in Our Pioneer Heritage,20 vols. [1958-77], 7:342-44.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Fox, Ruth May, My Story, by Leonard Grant Fox [1973],12-13.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah