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October 20 , 1856
The company was out of food and was stopped by the snow. President Willie and Joseph Elder left to find the “Relief Train.” Death: Anna F. Tait, age 31

Company Journal
This morning there was about 4 inches of snow on the ground. Anna F. Tait from Glasgow, Scotland, aged 31 years died; Capt. Willie & Joseph Elder left camp to meet the “Relief Train” that had been sent from the Valley. Our provisions were all issued last night & that was hard bread.
 

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