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Edward Davis

He came with his wife and five children.  His travel to Utah is mentioned in the obituary of his daughter, Martha.

Companies

Abraham O. Smoot Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 58

Sources

  • "Arrivals," Deseret News [Weekly], 21 Aug. 1852, 83.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "List of Persons Sent from Great Britain by the Perpetual Emigrating Fund Co., in the Months of January and February 1852, by Franklin D. Richards Agent at Liverpool," Deseret News [Weekly], 21 Aug. 1852, 3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Mrs. Martha Wallace, Pioneer, is Dead," Salt Lake Telegram, 8 Oct. 1913, 12.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, Supp. to 1852, p. 142