The day 15 corpses were placed in a common grave, what shocked Willie Handcart Company pioneer Ann Stewart?
a. That she was now a widow at such a young age
b. That her once strong husband was one of the dead
c. That her husband wasn’t dead
d. The knowledge that she may never see the Salt Lake Valley
From the life of Louisa Walters Davis: Louisa married Mormon Davis on October 16, 1876 in Salt Lake City. After a few years they settled in Midway, Wasatch County, Utah. They taught their children to pray and to obey the commandments of the Lord.
Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, Daughters of Utah Pioneers: (International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers: 1998), 1: 775.