Luke William Beardsell

This boy traveled with his parents in 1849 and continued on to California from Utah. The company roster lists his name simply as "L. W. Beardsell" and the "L" was mistranscribed as an "S" in the Journal History  record. Later records in California show his full name as Luke William Beardsell. Last documentation of him living is in 1888. Further research is needed to determine his actual death date.

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