- Birth Date
- 12 January 1840
- Death Date
- 27 November 1917
Harriet Victoria Orton
Daughter of William and Hannah Orton. The Ortons crossed the Atlantic on the ship William Tapscott in 1859, then crossed the plains in 1861 with financial assistance from the Perpetual Emigrating Fund. Harriet married Henry Shuler Buckwalter in Utah.
- Age at Departure: 21
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Lundgren, Carolyn, e-mail communication, 22 Apr. 2005.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 113.
- "Pioneer of 1861 Called By Death," Deseret Evening News, 1 Dec. 1917, 11.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.
- Utah Death Registers, 1847-1966.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.