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William Wallace Raymond

William initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Harmon Cutler Company in 1852 with his wife, Almira Cutler.  On 12 July, his son, Spencer Vanness Raymond was born en route, according to Ruth Page Rogers journal. 

In 1866, William traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Thomas E. Ricks Company, as indicated in Ann Gregory Marriott’s journal.

Companies

Harmon Cutler Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 28
Thomas E. Ricks Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: 42

Sources

  • "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 24 Aug. 1881, 480.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "List of Names in Incoming Passenger Trains," Deseret News [Weekly], 16 Aug. 1866, 289.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 30 July 1864, p. 1.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Marriott, Ann Gregory, Diary 1866 Apr.-Sept., 17-32.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Presiding Bishopric, Immigrant Location Committee 1852. (CR 4 208)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rogers, Ruth Page, Autobiography and journals, 1850-1907, fd. 1, 19-24.
  • 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