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Ebenezer Clawson Richardson

Evidence from census and genealogical records suggests the Richardson family traveled to Utah in 1850 in the Edward Hunter Company.

Ebenezer 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.


Edward Hunter Company (1850)Approximate age at departure: 34
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 41


  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Heywood, Martha Spence, Journals 1850-[1860], vol. 1, 3-14.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah