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James Wesley Stewart

He helped operate the Platte River ferry and then came on to Salt Lake Valley.

Companies

Brigham Young Pioneer Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 21

Sources

  • "Member of First Band of Pioneers Is Called," Deseret Evening News, 29 Mar. 1913, 5.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Pioneer of 1847 Died at Cokeville, Wyo.," Davis County Clipper, 28 Mar. 1913, 4.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Bullock, Thomas, Journals 1843-1849, vol. 4.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Clayton, William, Diary, 1847 Jan-Dec.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Egan, Howard, Pioneering the West, 1846 to 1878, ed. and comp. William M. Egan [1917] 21-105.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Kimball, Heber C., Journal, in Papers 1837-1866.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rockwood, Albert Perry, Diary, 1847 Apr.-July.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah