Transcript for Stewart, William, [Reminiscences], in Claude T. Barnes, The Grim Years--Story of Emily Stewart Barnes, , 15
"It was a busy time getting ready to cross the Plains. Brother Marriott and Brother Robert Burton fixed up for me an old wagon with one ox and one cow. It was all new to me as I had never driven a team of any kind. All being ready we started for Utah with the Livingston Kinkade Co."