- Birth Date
- 2 September 1829
- Death Date
- 23 December 1918
Minerva Emma Hickman
Minerva Emma Wade
She was William Hickman's second wife. It is likely she is the "female companion" listed with his first wife as traveling with him.
- Age at Departure: 19
- "Biographical Sketches: Ransom G. Moody, One Of the Emigrants of '49—An Adventurous Trip across the Plains," The Pioneer, 17 March 1877.
- Hickman, William Adams, [Autobiographical sketch], in Grace Felstead Lowe, comp., Martha Diane Case Howland Rogers Hickman: Pioneer of Franklin, Idaho, p. 3.
- Hilton, Hope A., "Wild Bill" Hickman and the Mormon Frontier (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1988), 23-25, 27.
- "Old Folks Tell About Hardships of the Early Days on Plains," Salt Lake Telegram, 29 June 1909, 12.