". . . Australia. -- We have received the Zion's Watchman of March 4, from which we learn that Elder William Hyde, with a company of 63 Saints from Hunter River District, was expecting soon to sail in the barque Julia Ann, Captain Davis, from Newcastle, for San Pedro, California."
MS, 16:28 (July 15, 1854), p.441
"Wed. 22. [Mar. 1854] -- The ship Julia Ann sailed from Sydney, Australia, with about seventy Saints, bound for Utah, under the direction of William Hyde. The company landed at San Pedro, California, June 12th."