Elizabeth Highton

Wife of William Booth. She traveled with her husband and their children. The Booth family emigrated from England by way of the ship General McClellan. They continued their westward journey as part of the 1864 Rawlins company. William Booth was included on the company roster published in Deseret News.

In 1880, Elizabeth lived in Utah with her sons Heber and Willard.

Her death date comes from a personal, online family history record without accompanying documentation. Additional evidence is needed to confirm its accuracy. The Wellsville Ward financial records confirm that she was traveling in the same company with her husband and children.

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