First and Third Relief
b. abt 1824
m. 14 Jun 1846 to Mary Lucy Lard (b. abt 1830, d. July 1923)
d. 7 Dec 1910 in Santa Clara Co., CA
Overland emigrant of 1846, a teamster for Fielding Lard, whose daughter he married en route. Their wedding was noted by diarists Edwin Bryant and J. Quinn Thornton. Moutrey, whose name is spelled in a variety of ways, settled in Santa Clara County. He gave an account of the First Relief to a newspaper reporter in 1888 while he was petitioning Congress unsuccessfully for compensation for his efforts in the Donner Relief.
New Light on the Donner Party, Kristin Johnson
Ordeal By Hunger, George Stewart