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James H. Goddard

James was the adopted son of Lovina Williams Riggs, sister of Ezra G. Williams.  He crossed the plains with Ezra and his wife Henrietta Elizabeth Crombie Williams.  He may be the twelve year old James Goddard who was living in the household of Stephen H. Goddard in the 1850 census of Utah.

Companies

Ezra T. Benson Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 10

Sources

  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849. (MS 14290)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 12E

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Williams, Henrietta Elizabeth Crombie, [Autobiographical sketch], in Frederick G. Williams, Account book, 1837-1840, 209-10.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah