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Olive Harriet Otto Terry

Evidence from census, newspaper, church, autobiographical, and genealogical records proves that the Terry family traveled to Utah in 1852. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.Olive's reminscense says that the family crossed the Missouri River the last day of May and arrived in Salt Lake City 2 October 1852.


Company Unknown (1852)Age at departure: 18


  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833-1971. (Closed to Research)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Terry, Olive Harriet Otto, "A Mormon Bride in the Great Migration," ed. Orval E. Baldwin, Nebraska History, Spring 1977, 65-69.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah