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Carlos Lyon Sessions

Emigrated with his family in 1847. Assisted his father's company in 1857.

Freight manifests and Rosel Hyde's journal indicate that he traveled as an out-and-back teamster in 1863.

Companies

Perrigrine Sessions Company (1857)Approximate age at departure: 15
Rosel Hyde Company (1863)Approximate age at departure: 21

Sources

  • "Bountiful Briefs," Davis County Clipper, 23 Jan. 1925, 8.
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Pioneer of 1847 Is Laid at Rest," Salt Lake Tribune, 20 Apr. 1926, 2.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • “Freight manifests, 1863-1864.” In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Freight manifests, 1861-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 1, Folder 3)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Anderson, Washington F. to Editor, 12 Aug. 1857, Bear River Ferry, in Historian's Office, History of the Church 1839-[ca. 1882], 414-18, 12 Aug. 1857.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Hyde, Rosel. Journal, 1863-1865; 1-45, 94-103.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 6
  • Sessions, Patty Bartlett, Diaries and account book, 1846-1866; 1880, vol. 1.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah