“The Boys of Sanpete County”


A wagon train from Sanpete County, headed by Captain (William Stewart) Seeley, must cross the Green River. The wagons are safely ferried, but as the crew attempts to bring the cattle over, six of them are drowned

Historical references

  • 1868 - Captain Seeley's expedition sets out for Laramie, Wyoming


  1. Laws B26, "The Boys of Sanpete County"
  2. DT 830, SANPETE*
  3. Roud #3245
  4. BI, LB26


Author: unknown
Keywords: travel river death
Found in: US(Ro)