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William Riley Judd

William initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Allen Taylor Company in 1849. However, 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.

Companies

Allen Taylor Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 16
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 23

Sources

  • "Death of Riley Judd," Deseret Evening News, 22 Aug. 1885, 5.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Clawson, Margaret Gay Judd, Reminiscences [1904]-1911, 43-70.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • History of Tooele County
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Judd, William Riley, Reminiscences, 1-2. (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
  • Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols. [1958-77], 15:97.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah