Alice traveled with her aunt and uncle Thomas and Susannah Heaps. Evidence from emigration, church (Perpetual Emigrating Fund) records proves that Alice Heaps traveled to Utah in 1863.
Birth date is confirmed by her death certificate. Surname is spelled "Hopes" on the 1870 Nevada census and her surname is "Laramie" on her death certificate and Find A Grave website. She married Onesime Fissiau Laramie.