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Son of Justus Wellington Seely and Cla-
rissa Jane Wilcox. Born Feb. 20, 1843,
Nashville, Iowa. Bishop. Pres. Mt.
Pleasant Town Board.



DON CARLOS SEELY
Son of Justus Wellington Seely and Cla-
rissa Jane Wilcox. Born Jan. 4, 1846,
Iowa. Elder. Deputy Sneriff and Jailer.
Farmer and Stockraiser.



JOHN H. SEELY

Son of Justus Wellington Seely and Cla-
rissa Jane Wilcox. Born Apr. 29, 1855.
San Bernardino, Cal. Mayor. State Sen-
ator. Farmer.




ROBERT SWEETEN

Born Dec. 14, 1840, Brook, Ontario, Can.
Came to Utah Sept. 21, 1847, John Taylor
Company. Seventy. Mayor two terms.
Farmer.



JOHN TAYLOR

Born Nov. 1, 1808, Milnthorpe, near Lake
Windemere, Westmoreland, Eng. Captain
of a company of immigrants arriving Oct.
5, 1847. Third President of the Church
of J. C. of L. D. S.



H. E. TAYLOR
Son of John Taylor, Ogden, Utah.






JOHN W. TAYLOR

Son of John Taylor and Leonora Cannon.
Born Dec\ 17, 1834, Newham Buildings,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1863, Thomas
Ricks Company. High Priest. R. R. Con-
tractor. Plumber.



WILLIAM TAYLOR

Son of John W. Taylor and Mary Young.
Born Feb. 22, 1873, Ogden, Utah. Ward
Teacher. Warehouse Foreman for Den-
ver & Rio Grande R. R, Co. at Ogden.



PARSHALL I'ETEH TERRY
Born Aug. 29, 1832, Upper Canada. Cam
to Utah Sept 24, 1847, Brigham Youn
Co. Seventy. Missionary to Dixie 186'J
61.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847



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SAMUEL ALONZO WHITNEY
Horn Nov. 10, 1840, Palmyra, Union Co.,
Ohio. Came to Utah in September, 1847,
.John Taylor Company.



JOHN HENRY WILCOX
Born Feb. 14, 1824, Arkansas. Came to
Utah Sept. 29, 1847, John Taylor Com-
pany. Early Settler Mt. Pleasant, Utah.
Farmer.





JAMES HENRY WILCOX
Son of John Henry Wilcox and Sarah
Seeley. Born Nov. 10, 1855, North Ogden,
Utah. Member 91st Quorum Seventies.
Missionary 1897-99.







JOSHUA THOMAS WILLIS
Rorn Dec. 12, 1818, Gallatin County, 111.
'ame to Utah 1847, John Taylor Com-
>any. Bishop of Toquerville Ward, Utah.
Sheriff.



MERRILL E. WILLIS

Son of Joshua T. Willis and Sarah Mellisa
Dodge. Born Jan. 28, 1851, Provo, Utah.
High Priest. Seventy. President of Y.
M. M. I. A. Indian Fighter.



HORACE MARTIN ALEXANDER
Born Feb. 15, 1812, Montgomery County,
Va. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1847. Cor-
poral in Mormon Battalion. Contractor
and Builder. Farmer.




WILLIAM DENTON ALEXANDER
3n . of Horace Martin Alexander and
atherine Houston. Born Dec. 4, 1851,

't Lake City. Missionary. Contractor
id Builder.




ELIJAH ALLEN

Son of Andrew Lee Allen and Clarlmla
Knapp. Born Feb. 7, 1826, Burton, N. Y.
Member Co. B, Mormon Battalion 1847.
Home, Ft. Herriman, Utah.



JOSEPH SMITH ALLEN
Son of Elijah Allen and Ann Bickmore.
Born Oct. 20, 1863, Ft. Herriman, Utah.
Missionary. Member Bishopric. Com-
missioner Cache County.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847




LORENZO BABCOCK

Son of Adolphus Babcock and Jerusha
Jane Howley. Came to Utah with Co. C,
Mormon Battalion. Settlement Guard in
Indian Wars.



WILLIAM HENRY BABCOCK
Son of Adolphus Babcock, who came to
Utah 1847, and Jerusha Jane Rowley.
Born July 15, 1848, Salt Lake City. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran.



JOHN HENRY BARNKY
Son of Walter Barney and Susan Zabris-
kie. Born March 20, 18511, Kphraim, Utah.
Farmer anil Stockraiser.





EBENEZER BROWN

Born Dec. 6, 1802. Came to Utah with
Mormon Battalion. 2d Sergeant Co. A,
Mormon Battalion.



JOSEPH GUERNSEY BROWN
Son of Ebenezer Brown and Ann Weaver.
Born Nov. 8, 1824, New York. Bishop's
Counselor.




JOHN FRANKLIN BROWN
Son of Joseph Guernsey Brown and Lo-
vina Manhart. Born Oct. 11, 1858, Draper,
Utah. Mayor of Kanab. Lawyer.





JOHN (M.) BYBKK

Came to Utah with Mormon Battalion.
Lived at Ogden, Utah.



WILLIAM WALLACE CASPER
Born March 12, 1821, Richland, Ohk
Came to Utah Oct. 7, 1847, Ephrair
Hanks Company, Contingent Mormon Bat
talion. High Priest.



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113





WILLIAM NEPHI CASPER
Sun of William Wallace Casper and Sarah
Ann Bean. Born Nov. 10, 1848, Mill
Creek, Utah. President 96th Quorum of
the Seventies. Farmer.



JAMKS MORONI CASPER
Son of William Wallace Casper and Sarah
Ann Bean. Born Feb. 28, 1853, Mill
Creek, Utah. Farmer and Stockraiser.



JOHN DARWIN CHASR
Born AUK. 10, 1815, Bristol, Vt. Came to
Utah 1847, Mormon Battalion. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran.





PHILANDER COLTON
Rorn Oct. 11, 1811, Clarence Hollow, N. Y.

'ame to Utah in 1847. Member Co. B,
Mormon Battalion, George P. Cook Com-

iany. Mason, Plasterer, Brick Maker.



BYRON OLIVER COLTON
Son of Philander Colton and Polly Merrill.
Born Nov. 29, 1848, Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Elder. Sunday School Secretary. County
Clerk and Recorder.



BYRON OWEN COLTON
Son of Byron Oliver Colton and Sarah
Maria Smith. Born Feb. 15, 1882, Provo,
Utah. Bishop of Maeser Ward. Pres.
Y. M. M. I. A. County Surveyor.









STERLING DRIGGS COLTON
><m of Philander Colton and Matilda Mer-
ill. Born March 22, 1851, Provo, Utah.
iishop. Sheriff of Uinta County.
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DON BYRON COLTON
Son of Sterling Driggs Colton and Nancy
A. Wilkins. Born Sept. 15, 1876, Mona,
Utah. Pres. Uinta Stake 1910. Pres. Uinta
Telephone Company.



DORR P. CURTIS

Born Jan. 21, 1819, Cayuga County, N. Y.
Came to Utah 1847. Missionary to Eng-
land 1852. Member Mormon Battalion.
Bishop's Counselor,



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847









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WILLIAM VAN ORDEN CURTIS
Son of Dorr P. Curtis and Sarah L. Van
Orden. Born Dec. 29, 1855, Kaysville.
Utah. Resides at Oakley, Idaho.



JAMES FERGUSON

Sergeant-Major Co. A, Mormon Battalion.
Adjutant-General Utah Militia. Terri-
torial Attorney.



GEORGE HALES

Born 1813, in England. Came to Utah
with Mormon Battalion. Member Nauvoo
Legion. High Priest. Printer.




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JOHN ERIK FORSGREN
Born Nov. 7, 1816, Gefle, Sweden. Came
to Utah Oct. 16, 1847, Mormon Battalion.



JOHN HEBER FORSGREN
Son of John Erik Forsgre"n and Sarah Bell
Davis. Born Oct. 7, 1856, Carson, Ky.
High Priest.






NELSON HIGGINS

Born 1806, Otswego, Can. Came to Utah
as Captain Co. D, Mormon Battalion.
Bishop Richfield. Black Hawk Indian
War Veteran.



LEWIS HIGGINS

Son of Nelson Higglns and Nancy Mary-
bah Behunin. Born Dec. 15, 1870, Nephi,
Utah. Farmer.



JEFFERSON HUNT

Captain Co. A, Mormon Battalion, comins
to Utah 1847. Founder of Huntsville,
\\eber Co., Utah.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847




JARVIS JOHNSON

Born July 6, 1829. Came to Utah 1847,
Co. C, Mormon Battalion. Machinist.



WILLIAM LBAMAN JOHNSON
Son of Jarvis Johnson and Hester Ann
Jackson. Born Jan. 27, 1857, Otoe County,
Neb. Farmer and Stockraiser.



RACE APHALUS JOHNSON
Son of Jarvis Johnson and Sarah Jane
Ansel. Born Oct. 4, 1865, Brlgnam City,
Utah. Missionary. Bishop of Beaver Dam,
Utah.




ALONZO ALVARO JOHNSON
Son of Jarvis Johnson and Sarah Jane
Angel. Born Dec. 17, 1866, Brigham City,
Utah.



JARVIS JOHNSON

Son of Jarvis Johnson and Mary Jane
Ainsworth. Born Sept. 27, 1876, Briefram
City, Utah. High Priest. Bishop's Coun-
selor.



ALBERT KNAPP

Born July 10. 1825, Antwerp, Jefferson
Co., N. Y. Came to Utah 1847, Co. E.
Mormon Battalion. Resides at Farmington.





THURSTON LARSON
Came to Utah with the Mormon Battalion.



JOHN V. LAWSON
Came to Utah with the Mormon Battalion.



NELSON MCCARTY, JR.

Son of Nelson McCarty, who came to Utah
Oct. 16, 1847, Contingent Mormon Bat-
talion, and Mary Jane Morris. Born Oct.
28, 1849, Salt Lake City.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847




RICHARD SESSIONS

Born April 28, 1799, Logan County, Ky.
Came to Utah 1847, Co. A, Mormon Bat-
talion. Farmer. Black Hawk Indian
War Veteran.





DANIEL ALEXANDER SESSIONS
Son of Richard Sessions. Born Jan. 11,
1829. Farmer and Cattleman. Died Sep-
tember, 1905, at Heber, Utah.



LYMAX STEVENS

Came to Utah 1847, Co. B, Mormon Bat
talion. Bishop's Counselor. Walker Wai
Veteran.




JOSEPH S. STEVENS

Son of Lyman Stevens and Martha Durfee
Born March 12, 1845, Hancock County
111. Came to Utah 1849. Indian vVar
Veteran.



JOHN C. THOMPSON

Born May 15, 1821, Tazewell County, Va.
Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1847, Co. A, Mor-
mon Battalion. Bishop's Counselor. Pre-
siding Elder. Missionary.



MOSES WADE

Member of Mormon Battalion, Co. C
Lived at Salt Lake City.





EDWAKI) 1). WADE

Son of Moses Wade and Mary Bundy.
Member of Mormon Battalion.




E. W. WADE

Son of Edward D. Wade and Belinda
Hit-kenlooper. Born October, 1850.



JAMES MONROE WADE
Son of Edward D. Wade and Belinil:
Hiokenlooper. Born Feb. 15, 1852, Sal
Lake City. Bishop's Counselor Sixteei
Years.



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.CHARLES F. WADE
cm of Edward D. Wade and Belinda
liokc-nlooper. Born Dec. 8, 1853, Salt
.ake City. Bishop of Liberty Ward.



CHARLES E. WADE

Son of Charles F. Wade and Sarah E.
Bidwell. Born Oct. 11, 1877, North Ogden,
Utah. Pres. Y. M. M. I. A. of Liberty Ward.
Carpenter.



FRANKLIN WEAVER

Born May 28, 1829, Scio, Allegany Co., N.
Y. Came to Utah 1847, Co. A, Mormon
Battalion. Indian War Veteran.





FRANKLIN EDWARD WEAVER
m of Franklin Weaver and Christlanna

Reed. Born Dec. 23, 1848, Salt Laka
ty. Resides at Bennington, Idaho.



WALLACE WATSON WEAVER
Son of Franklin Edward Weaver and
Christianna Graham. Born Feb. 27, 1884.



MILES FRANKLIN WEAVER
Son of Franklin Weaver and Sarah Eliza-
beth Holmes. Born Nov. 11. 1857, Farm-
inston, Utah. Missionary. Sunday School
Supt. Pres. Seventies.






IRA JONES WILLIES
Jan. 21, 1812, New York. Came to
1847, Mormon Battalion. Elder,
imer. Lived at Lehi, Utah.



JOHN R. YOUNG
Came to Utah Oct. 21, 1847.



FRANK A. YOUNG

Son of John R. Young and Albina Terry.
Born Jan. 6, 1861, Payson, Utah. Elder.
School Trustee. Farmer.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847



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THOMAS ADAMS

Son of William Adams, who came to Utah
1847, ami Mary Ann Leach. Born Nov. 4,
1860, I'arowan, Utah. Block Teacher.
Attorney.



ORSON P. BADGER

Born in 1835, Waterford, Caledonia Co..
Vt. Came to Utah 1847.



ORSON P. BADGER, JR.
Son of Orson P. Badger and Hliza .Tar
Gay. Born Oct. 29, 1857, Salt Lake Cit.





JAMES WESLEY BAINBRIDGE
Son of Fred Nance Bainbridge, who came
to Utah 1847, and Elizabeth Hendricks.
Born Oct. 21, 1848, Salt Lake City.



AARON W. BEACH

Son of Rufus Beach, who came to Utah
1847, and Harriet Cordelia Williams.
Born Oct. 27, 1847, Salt Lake City.





NATHANIEL BEACH

Born Dec. 13, 1815, Massachusetts. Came
to Utah 1847. Indian War Veteran.
Farmer.



LYMAN SMITH BEACH
Son of Nathaniel Beach and Isabel! Ada-
line Saxton. Born May 7, 1849, Salt Lake
City. Bishop Molen Ward. Black Hawk
Indian War veteran.



FRANCIS HENRY BEACH

Son of Lyman Smith Beach and Ma
Jane Sutiiff. Born Nov. 5, 1877, Man
Utah. Farmer and Sheepraiser.



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JOHN A. BOUCK

Horn 1798 in New York State. Came to
rtah in 1847. High Priest. Farmer and
Stockraiser.



WILLIAM C. BOUCK
Son of John A. Bouck and Elizabeth
Howell. Born May 25, 1854, Salt Lake
City. Elder. Farmer and Freighter.



AARON BENJAMIN CHERRY
Born Feb. 21, 1801, Hamilton County,
Ohio. Came to Utah 1847.





JOHN JAMES CHERRY
>on of Aaron Benjamin Cherry and Mar-
'aret Yelton. Born Jan. 13, 1834, Pen-
leton County, Ky.



JOHN JAMES "CHERRY, JR.



Son of John James Cherry and Laura
Bratton. Born Oct. 16, 1857, Centerville,
Utah.



EBENEZER GRIFFIN CHERRY
Born in Pennsylvania. Came to Utah
1847. Farmer.





JOSEPH CHERRY

iii <>f Ebenezer Griffin Cherry and Mary
> hum-way. Born 1865, Utah.



ERASTUS CURTIS

Son of Uriah Curtis, who came to Utah
1847, and Phoebe Martin. Born May 15,
1828, Georgetown, Ohio.



JOHN SOLOMON CURTIS
Son of Erastus Curtis and Joanna Price
Fullmer. Born April 19, 1863, Moroni,
Utah. High Priest Farmer and Stockman.






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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847





GEORGE PRESTON DAVIS
Came to Utah 1847. High Priest. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran.



ZACHARIAH WISE DERRICK
Born March 1, 1814, Heysham, Somerset-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah 1847.




JAMES DIAMOND

Born June 22, 1833, Crossland, County
Kerry, Ireland. Came to Utah 1847, Inde-
pendent Company. Did first plowing at
Manti.















LEONARD LORUS DIAMOND
Son of James Diamond and Mary Ann
Burton. Born May 21, 1875, Sprinsville,
Utah.




ALFRED CHARLES FORD
Born Sept. 28, 1833, Tipton, Staffordshire
Eng. Came to Utah 1847.



REVILO FULLER
Born Oct. 8, 1843, Winclham, Greene Co.
N. Y. Came to Utah 1847.




ALPHONZO GREEN

Born July 8, 1810, Brookfleld, N. Y. Came
to Utah 1847.




ALVA ALPHONZO GREEN
Son of Alphonzo Green and Betsey Mur-
dock. Seventy. Farmer and Stockraiser.



C. B. HANCOCK

Born 1823, Columbus, Ohio. Came t
Utah 1847 with an Independent Compan\
Second Bishop of Payson, Utah. Farmei
Stockraiser.



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121




C. B. HANCOCK, JR.

Son of C. B. Hancock and Samantha Raw-
son. Born Jan. 1, 1851.



GEORGE W. HEDGES
Born June 20, 1842, Surrey, Eng.
to Utah 1847. Musician.



Came



JOSEPH LELAND HEYWOOD
Trustee in Trust at Xauvoo, 111. First
V. S. Marshal Utah. Commissioner to es-
tablish Territorial Boundary. Postmaster
Territory West of Missouri River.




B. B. HEYWOOD

Son of Joseph Leland Heywood. Stockman.
1'nited States Marshal. Hotelkeeper. An
acknowledged "Prince" of Friendship.





ARCHIBALD N. HILL
Son of Alexander Hill and Elizabeth Cur-
ry. Born Aug. 20, 1816, Johnstown, Ren-
frewshire, Scotland. Came to Utah Sept.
27, 1847, A. O. Smoot Company.



WILLIAM T. HOPKINS
Father of the wife of Moses Thatcher, Jr.






H. B. JACOBS
Pioneer 1847



HENRY CHAHITON JACOBS
Son of H. B. Jacobs. He was born on
the Chariton River in Iowa on the way
from Nauvoo to Winter Quarters. Bishop
Ogden, Utah.



SAMUEL LANE JONES
Born April 14, 1828, Worcestershire, Eng.
Came to Utah 1847.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847




WILLIAM MILLER

Son of Eleazer Miller and Rebecca Rath-
bone. Born June 10, 1832. Came to
Utah 1847. High Priest. Farmer and
Freighter.




WILLIAM PERRY MILLER
Son of William Miller and Margaret Nei-
baur. Born Jan. 7, 1860, at Salt Lake
City. Bishop's Counselor. Farmer.



CHARLES FRANKLIN MIDDLETON
Pioneer 1847. One of the First Settlers at
Ogden. Counselor to President of Weber
Stake.




ISAAC MORLEY

Born March 11, 1786, Montague, Mass.
Came to Utah 1847. Patriarch. First
settler of Manti, Utah.




RICHARD SMITH NORWOOD
Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1847.



ALMA PRATT

Brother of Orson Pratt. Farmer and
Road Builder.




PKTER XEBEKER
Relative of W. S. Mason of Riverside,




WILLIAM RHODES

Pioneer, Discoverer and Explorer of
Rhodes Valley and Discoverer of Gold in
Eastern Utah.



GEORGE F. RICHARDS
Member of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles
of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-
day Saints,



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123




VINCENT SHURTLEFF
Born May 14, 1814. Came to Utah 1847.
Missionary to England 1851 ; School Trus-
tee in Mill Creek. Farmer ; Stockraiser.




HARRISON TUTTLE SHURTLEFF
Son of Vincent Shurtleff and Elizabeth
Loomls. Born Jan. 1, 1841, Russell, Mass.
Member of the Constitutional Convention
in 1895.




HARRISON SMITH SHURTLEFF
Son of Harrison Tuttle Shurtleff and Nel-
lie Smith. Born Dec. 7, 1867.




LEVEN SIMMONS

Born Feb. 1, 1812, Mead County, Ky.
Came to Utah, 1847, Capt. Cowell Oxteam
Company. Indian War Veteran. Served
in Echo Canyon War.




J. D. SKEEN
Resides at Ogden, Utah.




AMMON SIMMONS

Son of Leven Simmons and Harriet Brad-
ford. Born in 1860. Resides at Spanish
Fork, Utah.







LYMAN SKEEN
Ogden, Utah.




JOSEPH SKEEN
Came to Utah 1847. Ogden, Utah.




DANIEL SMITH

Came to Utah 1847. Lived at Uinta
Weber County, Utah.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847




THOMAS S. SMITH
tori' at tj e I f Thomas Abb tt of Farming-




NATHANIAL SMITH
Came to Utah 1847.





CORAL SPAULDING

Son of Ira Spauldinj,', the son of Ira N.
fepauldins, who came to Utah 1847, and
Rebecca Stimson. Born Aug. 31, 1881,
Uinta, Utah. Machinist.



THOMAS SPEIRS

mT V&'.r 14 ' 1804 ' in Scotl an<l- Came to
Utah 1847. Seventy. Blacksmith. Re-
sided at 10th Ward, Salt Lake City




ADAM SPEIRS

Son of Thomas Speirs and Mary Corchran
Born July 7, 1834, Pittsburgh, Pa. Came

Amasa M -





GEORGE SPEIRS

Son of Thomas Speirs and Mary Corchran
Born Nov. 6, 1837, Pennsylvania. Seventy.
Blacksmith.



WILLIAM H. SPEIRS
Son of Georpe Speirs and Adeline

M?neY IS' Firmer 88 "'



LEVI STEWART
Came to Utah 1847.




JOHN R. STEWART
Ogden, Utah.



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JOHN TAYLOR
Father of John A. Taylor of Ogden, Utah.



JOSEPH TAYLOR

Father of the wife of Emuel Bachman of
(Harrisville) Ogden, Utah. Came to Utah
1847, contingent of Mormon Battalion.



CHAUNCEY TURNER

Son of Thomas Turner and Betsy Bishop
of New York and Michigan. Born May 19,
1800, New Hampshire. Came to Utah
1847. Farmer.





WILFORD TUTTLE

Son of Newton Tuttle, who came to Utah
1847, and Emily A. Stone. Born March
7, 1867.



ELISHA W1LCOX
24, 1809, Delaware County,
High Priest.



Born Oct.

Pa. Came to Utah 1847.

Farmer.






GEORGE ALBERT WILCOX
Sc.n of Elisha Wilcox and Anna Pickle.
Horn Sept. 10, 1853, Pleasant Grove, Utah.
I'.lder; Pres. Teachers' Quorum. Deputy
Sheriff of Carbon County.



ALMA WILCOX

Son of George Albert Wilcox and .Matilda
Nielson. Born July 14, 1882.



CHAUNCEY WALKER WEST
Born Feb. 6, 1827, Orange Township, Erie
Co., Pa. Came to Utah 1847. Bishop of
1st Ward at Ogden. Member House of
Representatives.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1847





JOSEPH ALVA WEST

Son of Chauncey Walker West and Mary
Hoagland. Born Sept. 12, 1851, Salt Lake
City. High Councilor. Major of Cavalry
in Utah Militia.



FRANKLIN LORENZO WEST
Son of Joseph Alva West and Josephine
Richards. Born Feb. 1, 1885, Ogden,
I T tah. Professor Utah Agricultural College.



DENNIS WILSON WINN
Son of Miner Winn and Nancy Wilson.
Born Dec. 11, 1826, Mobile, Ala.
Priest. Indian War Veteran.






JAMES MARKS WORKS
Born Oct. 5, 1821, Aurelius, Cayuga Co.,
N. Y. Came to Utah 1847. High Priest ;
Patriarch.



THOMAS RHOADES

Was in Utah in 1846 with the trappers
and fur hunters. Seventy. Scout. Farmer,
Stockraiser and Prospector.



JIM BRIDGER

Guide, trapper before the Pioneers came,
and is said to have offered the Pioneers a
bushel of gold for a bushel of corn raisn]
in Salt Lake Valley. For whom Fort
Bridger was named.





JACK ROBINSON

Early pioneer and associate of Jim
Bridger. Guide and trapper before the
Pioneers came.



KANOSH

Chief of the Pauvante Indians with whom
a treaty of peace ending the Black Hawk
War was made in May, 1854, on Chicken
Creek, Juab Co., Utah.



WASHAK1E
Chief of the Shoshone Indians, a peace-
able Indian and a great friend of the
I'ioneers.



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127





JAMES STEPHENS BROWN
Born July 4, 1828, Davidson Co., N. C.
Came to Utah Sept. 28, 1848, Mormon
Battalion. Lived at Salt Lake City.



JOSEPH DOBSON

Born in June, 1805, Chestershire, Kng.
Came to Utah in 1848, Mormon Battalion.
Member Mormon Battalion.



THOMAS F. DOBSON
Son of Joseph Dobson and Elizabeth
Frain. Born Feb. 19, 1837, Macclesfleld,
Chestershire, .Eng. Came to Utah in 1850,
Warren Foote Company. Seventy.





MATTHEW PHELPS FIFIELD
Son of Levi Joseph Fifleld, who came to
I'tah June 5, 1848, Mormon Battalion, and
Amy Tracy. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1848,
William G. Perkins Company.



WILLIAM PHELPS FIFIELD
Son of Matthew Phelps Fifield and Re-
becca Ann Hoopes. Born April 10, 1870,
Western, Idaho. Clerk of Rockland Ward.



WILLIAM JOHN FIFIELD
Son of Levi Joseph Fifleld and Sarah
Smith.






WILLIAM TILLMON FOLLETTE
Born March 26, 1819, in New York. Came
to Utah June 5, 1848, Mormon Battalion
Company. Indian War Veteran.



ORIN HATCH

Son of Ira Stearns Hatch and Wealthy
Bradford. Born May 9, 1830, Farmers-
ville, N. Y. Came to Utah in 1848, Mor-
mon Battalion. Patriarch.



WILLIAM IRA HATCH
Son of Orin Hatch and Maria Thompson.
Born March 10, 1857, Eagle Valley, Car-
son Co., Nev. Bishop's Counselor. County
Commissioner.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1848





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IRA STEARXS HATCH
Born Feb. 9, 1800, Winchester, Cheshire
Co., N. H. Came to Utah in September,
1849. Enoch Reese Company. Member
Mormon Battalion.



MELTIAR HATCH

Son of Ira Stearns Hatch and Wealthy
Bradford. Born July 15, 1825, Catarau-
KUS, N. Y. Came to Utah in October,
1849, Enoch Reese Company. Bishop.



JOHN H. HATCH

Son of Meltiar Hatch and Mary A. Ellis
Born July 22, 1857, Carson Valley, Ne-
vada. Farmer and Stockraiser.




WALTER HATCH
Son of Orin Hatch and Maria Thompson
Born April 17, 1868, South Bountiful
Utah. Bishop Oxford Ward, Idaho.



STEARNS HATCH
Son of Ira Stearns Hatch and Jane B.
McKechine. Born Dec. 6, 1853, Bountiful
Utah. Bishop South Bountiful Ward.



ABRAM HATCH
Son of Ira Stearns Hatch and Jane B.
McKechine. Born June 22, 1857 South
Bountiful, Utan. Engineer for O S i
R. R. Co.








JOSEPH EUS HATCH



WILLIAM EDSON HATCH



JAMES I. HATCH



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129





SHADRACH HOLDAWAY
Born Oct. 15, 1822, in Tennessee. Came
to Utah Oct. 24, 1848, Mormon Battalion.
Macie first Threshing Machines in Utah.
Rancher ; Farmer.



WILLIAM SHADRACH HOLDAWAY
Born Dec. 12, 1851, Provo, Utah. Member
123rd Quorum Seventies. Member Provo
City Council 1894-96-98. Mechanical En-
gineer.



WILLIAM S. HOLDAWAY, JR.
Born June 5, 1873, Provo, Utah. Doctor of
Dental Surgery. Professor of Music.






AMOS DAVID HOLDAWAY
[Son of Shadrach Holdaway and Luclnda
lHaws. Born Jan. 23, 1853, Provo, Utah.
Provo City Councilman 1888-89; Utah
County Commissioner 14 yrs. High Priest.



ELMER T. HOLDAWAY
Son of Amos David Holdaway and Lyilia
Thrower. Born Oct. 13, 1879, Provo, Utah.
Elder. Farmer and Dairyman. Resides
at Provo, Utah.



JOHN MADISON HOLDAWAY
Son of Shatlrach Holdaway and Lucinda
Haws. Born April 30, 1854, Provo, Utah.
President Y. M. M. I. A. Civil Engineer.






LOGAN GILBERT HOLDAWAY
[Son of Shadrach Holdaway and Lucinda
Haws. Born Aug. 1, 1859, Provo, Utah.
Deputy Assessor of Utah County several
terms. Carpenter. Real Estate.



ANDREW NATHAN HOLDAWAY
Son of Shadrach Holdaway and Lucinda
Haws. Born Dec. 27, 1864, Provo, Utah.
Missionary to West Virginia 1893-94.
Miner and Stockralser.



ZADOK KNAPP JUDD
Born Oct. 15, 1827, in Canada. Came to
Utah in September, 1848. Bishop Santa
Clara Ward. Member Company E, Mor-
mon Battalion.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1848





ASA W. JUDD

Son of Zadok Knapp Judd and Mary Mi-
nerva Dart. Born Aug. 28, 1868. Bishop
Fredonia Ward.



CALVIN WHITE MORE
Born July 21, 1827, Taunton, Mass. Came
to Utah in 1848, Contingent Mormon Bat-
talion. Black Hawk Indian War Veteran.







WILLIAM SMITH MUIR
Born July 17, 1822, Bannockburn, ' Scot-
land. Came to Utah in 1848, Mormon
Battalion, Company C. Farmer.





MOSES MUIR

Son of William S. Muir and Jane Robb.
Born May 11, 1852, Bountiful, Utah. High
Priest. Bishop's Counselor. Justice of
Peace for four years.



ROBERT PIXTON

Born Feb. 27, 1819, Manchester, Lanca-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1848,
Mormon Battalion.



WILLARD PIXTON
Son of Robert Pixton and Elizabet
Cooper. Born Nov. 4, 1854, Salt Lake
City. One of Presidents 115th Quorum
Seventies.






GEORGE PICKUP, JR.
Son of George Pickup, who came to Utah
Oct. 24, 1848, Contingent Mormon Battal-
ion, and Eliza Haws. Born March 8, 1860,
Salt Lake City.



GEORGE WASHINGTON TAGGART
Born Nov. 6, 1816, at Peterborough, N.
H. Came to Utah in 1848, Mormon Bat-
talion. High Priest. Carpenter ; Farmer.



HENRY MILTON TAGGART
Son of George W. Taggart and Clarissa
M. Rogers. Born March 9, 1875, at Rich-
ville, Utah. Seventy ; Missionary ; Block
Teacher. Lumber Merchant.



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JOHN S. WHITE

Born Feb. 15, 1818, Keyport, N. J. Came
to Utah in September, 1848, Mormon Bat-
talion. Member of Scott's Artillery in
Illinois in 1846.



JOHN S. WHITE, JR.

Son of John S. White and Ann Eliza Ev-
erett. Born March 16, 1867, Farmington,
Utah. President School Board. Farmer ;
Publisher.




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