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  • Mary Rae Williamson (1839 - 1925)
  • Pvt James Stewart (1827 - 1908)
    Son of Nathaniel Stewart & Dorcas Tabitha HughieMarried Elizabeth Hoopes, 23 Jul 1852, Provo, Utah, UtahLatter-day Saint Biographical EncyclopediaVolume 2Stewart, James, a member of the Mormon Battalio...
  • David Simpson Cook (1829 - 1890)
    John Easton Company (1851) Age at Departure: 22 Parents: David Cook and Margaret Simpson Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : May 3 2017, 16:55:34 UTC
  • William Erskine Bridges (1814 - 1887)
    Circumstantial evidence from census, newspaper and genealogical records proves the Bridges family traveled to Utah in 1851. Company Unknown (1851) Age at Departure: 36
  • John Flint, Jr. (1848 - 1930)


This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project

This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1851 only.

Finding Aids

Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah

Chronological Company List

Pioneer Index Search

How to Participate

Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the link listed under finding aids to verify the year of your ancestor's migration. Then after getting yourself added as a collaborator for that year navigate to your ancestor's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and select the Mormon Pioneer project to which your ancestor should be included on.

  • Include in the "About Me" section of each person a brief biographical sketch of their lives. See any of the pioneers on the 1847 Brigham Young project as an example.
  • Include a photograph of your ancestor if one exists.
  • Your pioneer's profiles should be marked as "public" and not "private".
  • All included profiles should include full identifying information including birth and death dates as well as birth and death locations. It would also be very helpful if the immediate family of your pioneer ancestor, (their parents, siblings and children) profiles were public profiles also.