Margaret Letner Heninger Pritchett

Though only heads of household are listed on the company records, the documentation that Margaret's husband, William, purchased 3 1/2 adult food rations indicate that she and their three small children (Mary Elizabeth, Louisa, and Hannah) accompanied him on the overland journey. It is likely they also brought an infant daughter named Cynthia, but further research is needed to confirm that.

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