Friday, March 21, 2008

Mormon Trail - English/Nauvoo Saints, Samuel SMITH

Judge Samuel SMITH

Mormon Pioneer ancestor of Camilla SMITH WOOD
JR - Sixth Generation Samuel SMITH (1818-1996) later married 1853 Sarah Jane INGRAM


Sixth Generation Samuel and Sarah Jane SMITH
m. 1853
Samuel's Mormon Trail from England to Nauvoo was with his first wife Mary Ann LINE, child and his Parents, then from Nauvoo to Utah with Mary Ann LINE and their children loosing one on the way.

Places lived: England / Nauvoo / Winter Quarters / Salt Lake City - Cottonwood, UT / Brigham City, UT.
Samuel SMITH age 25 - 32 / b. 1818 Sherrinton, Buckshire, ENG - m. 1853 Sarah Jane INGRAM Salt Lake City, UT - d. 1896 Smithfield, UT - buried Brigham City, UT / Other spouse 1- Mary Ann Line 3- Francis Ann Ingram sister of Sarah Jane INGRAM 4- Janett Maria Smith 5- Caroline Smith.
BAPTIZED: taught by Lorenzo Snow. Samuel, England 1841.
Counselor to Lorenzo Snow as Brigham City Stake Pres.
First Mayor of Brigham City.

BY SEA: ship “Swanton” 1843 Samuel age 25
‘Swanton’ Information:
Sailing vessel with atleast three masts
U.S. / 677 tons
Master: S.Davenport
Departed: Liverpool Jan.16, 1843
Arrived New Orleans: March 16,1843
59 days of passage
Company Leader: Lorenzo Snow
212 LDS passengers
Swanton Information:
(Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol. 13, p.339)
On January 1, 1843, they completed their preparations and embarked on the ship, Swanton, for the new world and their new religion. There were two hundred fifty Saints on board, with Apostle Lorenzo Snow acting as captain of the company. After a tedious trip of six weeks on the high seas they landed at New Orleans; thence to Nauvoo where they arrived April 9, 1843, in good health and with hears full of thanksgiving for their safe arrival. When their ship docked, many Saints were on shore waiting to welcome them,—among whom were the Prophet Joseph and his brother Hyrum, with their wives.

BY RIVER: New Orleans to St. Louis on “Amaranth” 1843 on to Nauvoo
Amaranth Information:
(Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol. 8, p.232)
Wed., May 31, 1843—The steamer Amaranth landed at Nauvoo with the Saints who had left Liverpool in the Yorkshire, under the care of Elders Thomas Bullock and Richard Rushton. "All were well." Also on board were some Saints who had left Liverpool more recently in the Swanton.
Emigration Information:
1843 Samuel (25) traveled with and his family, wife Mary Ann (32) and daughter Mary Ann LINE (2) His parents Daniel William SMITH, Sarah WOODING SMITH and Samuel’s sister Jane (16) [and other siblings.]

BY LAND: [Winter 1846 - Nauvoo to Iowa. Child Sarah Ann (twin) died Sep 1846, Eliza (twin) died Nov 1846, child Hyrum born in Iowa 1847]
BY LAND: [Aaron Johnson Wagon Company Sept 12 1850] Samuel age 32
Pioneer Information:
[Samuel must have traveled with his pregnant wife Mary Ann LINE and their children Samuel Lorenzo (7), Hyrum (3).]

* Smith, Samuel, 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151
[traveling with his parents, sister and his wife and child]
Smith, Mary Ann, 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151
Smith, Mary Ann, 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151
Smith, D., 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151
Smith, Sarah, 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151
Smith, Sarah, 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151
Smith, Jane, 1843, NA, Swanton, Ship roster on microfilm(s) 200151

Camilla SMITH - George Ensign SMITH pedigree

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