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Redick Newton Allred

Redick traveled to Utah as a returning Mormon Battalion veteran in the Levi W. Hancock/Jefferson Hunt/James Pace/Andrew Lytle Company in 1847. He then marched back to Winter Quarters to his family.

In 1849, he traveled with his family to Utah in the Allen Taylor Company.

At the end of a mission to the Sandwich Islands, he traveled home with the William McBride Company in 1855 as indicated in his diary.

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: 27
William McBride Company (1855)Approximate age at departure: 33
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 34

Sources

  • "Allen Taylor's 100, first 50, report, 1849 September 3." In Camp of Israel schedules and reports 1845-1849. (MS 14290, Reel 3, Box 2, Folder 40)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Names of Persons Who Volunteer to Go as Teamsters." Offerings for the assistance of the P. E. F. immigrants, 1856 October. Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887. (CR 376 1, box 2, folder 1) 

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Adams, William, [Autobiography], in "Utah Pioneer Biographies," 44 vols., 32:11-12.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Allred, Reddick N., Autobiographical sketch and diary, in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Collection, 1828-1963, reel 9, item 3, 37-38.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Allred, Redick Newton, Autobiographical sketch and diary 1898-1903, reel 9, item 3, vol. 3, 21-23.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Allred, Redick Newton, Journals, 1852-[1856], reel 9, vol. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Hancock, Levi Ward, Journals 1846-1847, fd. 3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jones, Albert William, Notes [ca. 1918].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 3
  • King, John Morris, Diaries [1846]-[1850], vol. 3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lambert, George C., Diaries, 1866-1912, fd. 11, 7.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • McBride, William, Journal, vol. 2, in William B. McBride, Journals 1854-1855; 1874.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Moore, David, Collection 1843-1921, fd. 4, 7p.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Moore, David, Writings [ca. 1860], 45-54.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Morgan, Jesse, Journal, in Martha M. Morgan, A Trip Across the Plains in the Year 1849 with Notes of a Voyage to California by Way of Panama [1864; reprint 1983], 7-20.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Pace, James, Diary, 1846 Jul-1847 Oct., 53-66.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Pratt, Parley P. to George A. Smith, 30 April 1855, "Elders' Correspondence," Deseret News [Weekly], 22 August 1855, 190.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ricketts, Norma Baldwin, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848, [1996], 180.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ricketts, Norma Baldwin, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848, [1996], 20-28, 238-40.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service