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Peter Winward

Handcart Veterans Association records indicate that Winward was among those who rescued the handcart companies stranded in Wyoming in the winter of 1856.

Companies

Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 14

Sources

  • "Peter Winward's Death," The Salt Lake Herald, 3 June 1909, 7.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914. MS 11378, Fd. 6.

  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 45
  • Utah Death Certificate.

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  • Utah State Archives and Records Service