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William Wilson Sterrett

William initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Milo Andrus Company in 1850. However, he later participated as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming.

In some sources his surname is spelled "Sterritt."

Companies

Milo Andrus Company (1850)Approximate age at departure: 24
Rescue Companies (1856)Approximate age at departure: 30

Sources

  • 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake County

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  • Internet Web Site
  • 1860 Utah Census, Salt Lake County

  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Sterrett, William Wilson, Autobiography in Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols. [1958-77], 19:399.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah