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Charles Sansom

Charles initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the John Tidwell Company in 1852. 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

John Tidwell Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 26
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 30

Sources

  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Sansom, Charles, Autobiography and journals, 1873-1907, 49-53.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Sansom, Charles, Diary, in History of Charles Sansom, 1907, 12-80, in Charles Sansom, Autobiography and journals, 1873-1907.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah