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Thomas May

Thomas' father (George), mother (Hannah Hobson May), sisters (Elizabeth & Emily), and brother (William), all died of cholera before the Kelsey Company set out for the west. They had previously survived the explosion of the steamboat Saluda.


Eli B. Kelsey Company (1852)Age at departure: 11


  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • May, James, Reminiscences [ca. 1864-1888], 12-13.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah