Jerusha (Sophia Jerusha Bull Nichols) Nichols

1819– 1862

Immigrated to California in 1846 on ship Brooklyn with her husband, Joseph, and sons Joseph Jr. (who died eleven days into voyage) and Enos; resident of San Francisco in November 1850; moved to Alameda County by 1852; buried in Fremont, California. (See Bullock, Ship Brooklyn Saints, 211; “Ship Brooklyn Saints,” in Carter, Our Pioneer Heritage, 3:524; GQC journal, Nov. 6, 1850.)