- Birth Date
- 2 November 1830
- Death Date
- 20 February 1919
Samuel Roberts Sr.
The Roberts family Samuel, his wife Mary, children Thomas, Eliza, Catherine, Arthur and Mary came from England and arrived in New York on 5 July 1866 via the ship American Congress. The overland company records only list heads of household, but the notation that Samuel, Sr. purchased 5 1/2 adult food rations indicates that the whole family was with him during this portion of the journey as well.
- Age at Departure: 35
- Head of Household
- 1870 Utah Census, Salt Lake County.
- “Captain Daniel Thompson, memorandum book 1, 1866.” In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts 1862-1868.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America