- Birth Date
- 8 October 1831
- Death Date
- 9 October 1870
Horace Eaton Gillett
Horace Eaton and his family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the John D. Chase Company in 1864. Horace’s family included his wife, Almira Mead, and their children Granville, Sarah Jane, Fred B., and Horace James, who was born en route on 8 September.
- Age at Departure: 32
- Head of Household
- “Captain John D. Chase Company (independent), passenger list, 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 1, Folder 9)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 20 September 1864, 3.
- "List of Passengers," Deseret News [Weekly], 10 August 1864, 361.
- Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1908-1949.