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Clarissa Harding Williams

She traveled in a freight company that departed 18 April and arrived in Salt Lake on 27 June 1851. There were five other Mormon young men in the company.Clarissa was a widow. Her family may have traveled in the David Lewis Company.Her travel to Utah is mentioned in her daughter's obituary.


Company Unknown (1851)Age at departure: 31


  • "Aged Pioneer, Born at Nauvoo, Succumbs Here," The Vernal Express, 13 July 1939, 1.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • 1860 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Wilhelm, Clarissa Harden, Autobiography, 1988, 5, MSS 546.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah