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Solomon Avery Wixom

Solomon initially emigrated  in the David Evans Company, but later he participated as a teamster in the Daniel Thompson company of 1866. Solomon's brother, Justin, who was returning home from a mission, traveled in this same company, in Solomon's wagon for a time.

Companies

David Evans Company (1850)Approximate age at departure: 3
Daniel Thompson Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: 19

Sources

  • "Brigham City," Deseret Evening News, 21 July 1899, 7.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Captain Daniel Thompson's (of Fillmore) Company." In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Wards' accounts 1861-1868, Account book 1866 1868. (CR 376 8)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • “Captain Daniel Thompson, memoranda book (1), 1866.” In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts 1862-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 1, Folder 19)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Wixom, Justin Chauncey, Diary, 1863-1879 in Wixom Family Papers [ca 1863-1945] fd. 3, vol. 1.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Wixom, Justin Chauncey, Diary, in Wixom Family, Papers, [ca. 1863-1945], fd. 4, vol. 4.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah