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Rufus Abbott

Birth date on Journal History roster indicates a birth day of 28 January 1784, but that is most likely correct. Birth date listed is confirmed with Utah Burial records.

Companies

Daniel Spencer/Ira Eldredge Company (1847)Approximate age at departure: 63

Sources

  • "Died." Territorial Enquirer, 15 August 1879, p. 3

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 14
  • Spencer, Daniel, Diaries 1845-1857, vol. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site