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Caroline E. Warner Thorpe

1812– 1854

Sailed to California with her children on ship Brooklyn in 1846; expected her husband, John Warner, to travel overland to meet them; married Theodore Thorpe prior to April 1850, when John Warner was reportedly still at Council Bluffs, Iowa; resident of San Francisco in November 1850; moved to San Bernardino, where she died. (See Bullock, Ship Brooklyn Saints, 222; Sirrine to “Dear Mother and Father,” Apr. 10, 1850; GQC journal, Nov. 7, 10, 1850.)