The best evidence shows that William Pickett took his family to Utah where they remained while he went to California to take part in the gold rush. He returned to Utah in fall 1851 to get his family and took them to California. His family is listed on the 1850 Utah census enumerated in spring 1851.
Company Unknown (1849)Age at departure: 1
1850 Utah Census
- Source Location
- Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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