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William Joseph Beecher

Evidence from genealogical and newpaper records prove that the Beecher family came to Utah in 1854. A newspaper obituary of William states they came to Utah in 1854. There was a child born May of 1855, which would have been prior to the arrival of that season's emigration.


Company Unknown (1854)Age at departure: 11


  • "News", Deseret Evening News, 4 June 1900, p. 6.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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