- Birth Date
- 30 April 1840
- Death Date
- 1 March 1905
Eliza with her son Clarence and sister Elizabeth sailed to America in 1862 on the ship John J. Boyd.
The company she traveled with was noted in local church financial records. Traveled with son Clarence Christopher Cressall.
Her name is "Elija Hawke" on the 1870 Utah census and surname "Hawkes" on her death certificate and Find A Grave website. She married second Francis Hawkes.
- Age at Departure: 22
- Head of Household
- 1870 Utah Census, Cache County.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Kenneth C. Bullock. "Clarence Christopher Cole Cressall." A Genealogy of James Bullock and Mary Hill, Latter Day Saint Pioneers. Page 260. Provo, Utah: privately printed, .
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].
- Utah Death Certificates.
- Young, Joseph W., "Report of the Immigration," Deseret News, 17 September 1862, 93.