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Elizabeth Laird Jenkins

Daughter of James Hardie Jenkins and Janet Davis Jenkins.  They crossed the Atlantic on the ship Cynosure in 1863.  The pioneer company with which they crossed the plains was noted in local church financial records.  Elizabeth married Heber Charles Stanfield.

Companies

Thomas E. Ricks Company (1863)Approximate age at departure: 2

Sources

  • 1861 Scotland Census

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  • Internet Web Site
  • 1870 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1900 Idaho Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Idaho Death Index, 1890-1962.

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  • Ancestry.com
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

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