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William Hawk

He traveled in a party of sixteen men from San Francisco, leaving there on 15 April. They were the first to carry mail from there to the Missouri River. They arrived in Salt Lake about mid-June after which Hawk continued on with the mail.


Company Unknown (1848)Age at departure: 48


  • Harris, Silas, Autobiographical sketch, in Biographical sketches, 1891- , reel 43, box 44, fd. 9, item 10.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah