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William Henry Chipman

His travel to Utah in 1847 is mentioned in the obituary of his daughter Zilpha.  

He was a company captain in 1866.


Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 14
William Henry Chipman Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: 33


  • "Death Claims Zilpha C. Beck Here Monday," Pleasant Grove ReviewI, 15 Mar. 1935, 5.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Billion Graves

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Clark, Caroline Hopkins, Diary, in Utah State Historical Society Cache Valley Chapter, Historical resource materials for Cache Valley, Utah-Idaho, 1955-1956, reel 1, item 10.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 46
  • West, Irene C., Follow the Sun: The Life of William Henry Chipman