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William Samuel Connell

Evidence from emigration and church (Perpetual Emigrating Fund) records proves the Connell family traveled to Utah in 1863. Their surname was spelled "Cornell" on the ship passenger list. A secondary source lists him as coming in the 1863 Peter Nebeker Company; however, further research is needed to verify the name of the company he traveled with.William's birth and death dates are confirmed by his death certificate.

Companies

Company Unknown (1863)Age at departure: 13

Sources

  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service