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Anthony Ivins Company (1853)

Departed
On 1853 April 5
Departed From
Toms River, New Jersey / Independence, Missouri
Arrived
On 1853 August 11
Vehicle Type
Wagon
Company Type
Independent Train
Company Direction
Westbound

A company of Mormons that assembled in Toms River, New Jersey, proceeded from there on 5 April by rail and steamboat to Independence, Missouri. They crossed the Missouri River and started across the plains on 24 May, arriving in Salt Lake City on 11 August.

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