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Elizabeth Cheney Bell

Evidence from census and genealogical records proves that the Bell family traveled to Utah in 1850.  They appear in the 1850 Utah census which was taken in early 1851. Elizabeth was re-baptized at Salt Lake City on 27 April 1851   Her brother, Joseph Thompson Cheney may have traveled with her. Further research is needed to determine the name of the company  with which they traveled.

Companies

Company Unknown (1850)Approximate age at departure: 35

Sources

  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Tenth Ward, Record of Members & Historical Record, 1851-1866 in Record of Members Collection, Family History Library film 26642, p. 58.

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