Esther Bennion (Married Name)
On 1817 October 12 (Born)
On 1902 January 6 (Died)
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John and Esther sailed to America in 1842 on the ship John Cummins.
Her travel to Utah is mentioned in her daughter's obituary.
Born in Pentrobin, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom
1817 October 12
Edward Wainwright Jr
1842 February 12 (Age 24)
Edward Hunter/Joseph Horne Company
1847 June 17 – September 29 (Age 29)
Pioneers in Company
Samuel Roberts Bennion (Age 4)
Mary Bennion (Age 3)
John Bennion (Age 26)
Ann Bennion (Age 1)
Angeline Roberts Bennion (Age 0)
On 1847 June 17
On 1847 September 29
Died in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1902 January 6 (Age 84)
Esther Wainwright (1817 - 1902) Profile
Saints by Sea
Saints by Sea.
Saints By Sea - BYU
"Esther Bennion. ID: 67022", Saints By Sea - BYU.
Biographical sketches, 1891-2013
"Samuel R. Bennion", Biographical sketches, 1891-2013.
Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1830-2008
Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1830-2008, 21 June 1847, Page 43.
"Pioneer Woman Dead," Deseret Evening News
"Pioneer Woman Dead," Deseret Evening News, 7 January 1902.
Salt Lake Telegram
"Mrs. Spencer Rites are Set", Salt Lake Telegram, (28 May 1934), Page 6.
Semi-Centennial Commission Book of the Pioneers, Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, 1897
Semi-Centennial Commission Book of the Pioneers, Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, 1897, Vol. 1, Page 69.
Transcript for Esther W. Bennion in The Book of the Pioneers Volume 1 (Utah Semi-Centennial Commission, 1897), 69