Cames West with the Edward Hunter Company in 1847.
A military bounty land grant from 1854 awards Betsey Pinkham 40 acres of land in Qunicy, Illinois, probably in consideration of her hunband's recent death. The grant is dated January 1, 1854.
Elmira and Lucy came West while the others and the mother went back to the Quincy, Illinois area.
James Buchannon Porter
Found on the 1850 U. S. Census living in Great Salt Lake, Utah.