Weakley County's connection to the ill fated Donner Party of 1846-47

The MURPHY family of Weakley County part of Donner Party

by MaryCarol

Meriam Marjory "Mary" MURPHY COVILLAUD
Charles Julian COVILLAUD
Married Dec 25, 1848 at Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, Calif
Charles Covillaud owned the land that became Marysville, Calif
This treasured photo of Mary and Charles with two of their chldren Courtesy of Charlotte Couillaud and the Couillaud family of France.- Thank you, Charlotte. She told me that the name was really Couillaud but when Charles came to America, somehow it was changed to Covillaud.

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