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The Aveson reminisinces refers to him as "old man Rogerson," and mentions his death en route, and his wife and children. Their names are not given.


Joseph S. Rawlins Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: Unknown


  • Aveson, Robert, "Reminiscences of Long Trip from Old England to the Latter-day Zion Fifty-Three Years Ago," Deseret Evening News, 26 July 1919, sec. 3, p. 8
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  • 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