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Lauren Hotchkiss Roundy

Lauren initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company in 1847. His name is also listed on the roster for the Willard Richards Company that arrived in the Salt Lake Valley in 1848.

He later participated as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming. 

In some sources his given name is spelled "Lorin".

Birth date is confirmed by Billion graves website.

Companies

Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 31
Willard Richards Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 32
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 40

Sources

  • Billion Graves

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 11 April 1848, 1.
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 44