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William Rice King

The King family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Easton Kelsey Company in 1851.  The King family included Thomas Rice and his wife Matilda Robison and their children William Rice, Culbert, John Robison, Thomas Edwin, Delilah Cornelia, Volney, and LeRoy.

The family's travel to Utah is also mentioned in the obituary of Culbert King.

Companies

Easton Kelsey Company (1851)Approximate age at departure: 17

Sources

  • "Patriarch King Dead," Deseret News, 16 Nov. 1909, 16.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • King, William, Autobiography, in Kingston United Order journals 1877-1883, vol. 1.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah