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Table 1 - American Overland Migration to the Far West, 1840-1860

 

Year

Oregon

California

Utah

Total

1840

13

0

0

13

1841

24

34

0

58

1842

125

0

0

125

1843

875

38

0

913

1844

1,475

53

0

1,528

1845

2,500

260

0

2,760

1846

1,200

1,500

0

2,700

1847

4,000

450

2,200

6,650

1848

1,300

400

2,400

4,100

1849

450

25,000

1,500

26,950

1850

6,000

44,000

2,500

52,500

1851

3,600

1,100

1,500

6,200

1852

10,000

50,000

10,000

70,000

1853

7,500

20,000

8,000

35,500

1854

6,000

12,000

3,167

21,167

1855

500

1,500

4,684

6,684

1856

1,000

8,000

2,400

11,400

1857

1,500

4,000

1,300

6,800

1858

1,500

6,000

150

7,650

1859

2,000

17,000

1,431

20,431

1860

1,500

9,000

1,630

12,130

Total - All Years

53,062 200,335 42,862 296,259