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William Bayliss

Evidence from emigration and church ordinance records proves that the Bayliss family traveled to Utah in 1861. They sailed to America in 1861. The first documentation to place them in Utah is a church ordinance performed 10 May 1862, which was prior to the arrival of that season's emigration. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.His death date is confirmed by the Utah Deaths and Burials 1888-1946 website.


Company Unknown (1861)Approximate age at departure: 39


  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah, Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946

  • Source Location
  • FamilySearch