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Fork, Utah.

Seventy; home missionary; member Spanish Fork choir.
School trustee; member city council. Farmer and brick-
mason. Died July 1, 1889, at Spanish Fork.

HALES, JOSEPH LOCKWOOD (son of Charles H. Hales and
Julia Ann Lockwood). Born Jan. 16, 1851, at Garden Grove,
Decatur county, Iowa. Came to Utah with parents.

Married Mary Jane Berry Feb. 21, 1875, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John W. Berry and Jane E; Thomas, of Spanish
Fork, pioneers 1847, Jedediah M. Grant company). She was
born Aug. 24, 1855. Their children: Jane I. b. June 6, 1876;
Julia E. b. March 16. 1878; Lauretta b. April 9, 1880; Elenor
b. Jan. 27, 1882, d. Feb. 21, 1882; Zina D. b. April 8, 1885;
Lester J. b. April 26, 1894. Family home, Spanish Fork.

High priest; missionary to Arizona 1881-89; bishop's aid;
member presidency of elders' quorum. Farmer and stock-
raiser.



HALES, HENRY WILLIAM (son of Stephen and Mary Ann
Hales, of Kent, Eng.). Born Aug. 7, 1829, at Rainham,
Kent, Eng. Came to Utah in September, 1857.

Married Eliza Ann Ewing May 19, 1850, at Garden Grove,
Iowa (daughter of Alexander Ewing and Sarah Ann Lehman,
latter a pioneer, Sept. 17, 1850, David Evans company). She
was born April 4, 1830, at Philadelphia, Pa. Their children:
Stephen Alexander b. Feb. 22, 1851, m. Nancy Ann Peterson;
Rebecca Jane b. Dec. 27, 1862, m. Wm. Spencer and J. R.
Hall; Eliza Ann b. June 9, 1865; Henry William b. Dec. 23,
1867, m. Mary Hannah Carson; Thomas Bradford b. May 14,
1860; Mary Isabel b. Nov. 21, 1862, m. Nathan W. Bailey;
George Lawrence b. Oct. 17, 1865; Harriet b. Feb. 6, 1867,
m. Geo. F. Stanley; Richard b. Jan. 13, 1871, m. Elizabeth
Wilson. Family resided Little Cottonwood, Cedar Fort, En-
terprise and Deseret, Utah.

Married Sarah Jane McKinney Jan. 11, 1867, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Hugh McKinney and Sarah Ann Lehman,
pioneers Sept. 17, 1850, David Evans company). She was
born Oct. 30. 1838, at Philadelphia, Pa. Their children:
Sarah Jane b. March 2. 1858, m. Taylor Crosby; Charles
Henry b. Nov. 19, 1859, m. Eliza McKinney; Hugh b. March
27, 1861; Joseph William b. Nov. 22, 1862, m. Christena
Hansen; Jacob Lehman b. March 11, 1864, m. Mary Crafts;
Albert b. Nov. 27, 1865, m. Emma Sloan; Mary Ann b. Oct.
9. 1868; Matilda b. March 11, 1870; Martha Elizabeth b. Sept.
26, 1871. m. Percy Crafts; George Alven b. May 16, 1873, m.
Anna Warnick; Lillie May b. May 20, 1876, m. Joshua R.
Bennett; John Smith b. Feb. 19, 1877, m. Rebecca Mickleson;
Horace Franklin b. April 21, 1879, m. Erma Hansen; Roy b.
June 9, 1881; Isa b. Oct. 1, 1883. Family home, Deseret.

Member bishopric Peterson ward, Morgan stake, 1861;
presiding elder Lake town 1867-91; patriarch 1901, until his
death. County road commissioner. Died June 26, 1909, at
Woods Cross, Utah.

HALES, STEPHEN ALEXANDER (son of Henry William
Hales and Eliza Ann Ewing). Born Feb. 22, 1861, at Ap-
panoose, 111.

Married Nancy Ann Peterson May 30, 1868, at Salt Lake
Cltj (daughter of Charles S. Peterson and Ann Patten of
Alpine, Peterson and Plymouth, Utah, pioneers Feb. 1850).
She was born March 30, 1862. Their children: Nancy Ann
b. Oct. 24, 1869, m. Joseph Kelley; Stephen Alexander b.
Sept. 12, 1871, m. Mary Ellen Fox; Charles Henry b. Sept.
29, 1873, m. Joanna L. Kennard; George Robert b. Feb. 9,
1876, m. Kate Kennard; Albert William b. May 19, 1878. m.
Maud Chamberlain; Rosalie b. July 1, 1880, m. John McComie;
Mable b. Oct. 20. 1882, m. David McComie; John Alma b. May
9, 1885, m. Edith May Covenington; Earl Bradford b. Feb.
21, 1888, m. Marion Nye; Manetta b. Jan. 21, 1891. Family
resided Peterson, Enterprise, Cedar Fort and Riverside,
Utah.

HALES. HENRT WILLIAM (son of Henry William Hales
and Eliza Ann Ewing). Born Dec. 23, 1857, at Cedar Fort,
Utah.

Married Mary H. Carson June 12, 1889, at lona, Idaho
(daughter of George W. Carson and Agatha Morgan, of
Iowa). She was born Oct. 6, 1867. Their children: Ethel b.
Aug. 28. 1890; Lenora b. Nov. 23. 1892; Hazel b. Oct. 31, 1894;
Clara b. Aug. 21, 1897; Clarence b. Aug. 21, 1897; Florence
Edna b. Oct. 26, 1901; Olive b. Oct. 6, 1903; Harold Wynne
b. Aug. 26, 1908. Family home Park City, Utah.

City councilman 1899; county commissioner 1908-12.
Teamster.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH



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HALES, RICHARD FRANKLIN (son of Henry William Hales
and Eliza Ann Ewing). Born Jan. 13, 1871, Enterprise, Utah.

Married Lizzie Linzy Wilson June 23, 1897, Park City, Utah
(daughter of William Walter Wilson and Emily Mansfleld
Gray, Midway, Utah, pioneers Aug. 7, 1866). Their children:
Mont Richard b. July 31. 1898; William Mansfield b. July 9,
1902. Family home Park City, Utah.

Superintendent of Daly Judge mill.



n M.r.s, GEORGE (son of Stephen Hales of Province of
Ontario, Canada). Born 1813, in England. Came to Utah
with a contingent of the Mormon Battalion.

Married Sarah Ann Gregory, Nauvoo, 111. (daughter of
William Gregory of lone. 111.). She was born Jan. 26, 1814.
Their children: Mary, m. Hyrum Burgess; Charles, m. Eva
May Burgess. Family home Beaver. Utah.

Married Louisa Tripp, Salt Lake City (daughter of. John
Tripp and Jess Ess of Salt Lake City). She was born 1825.
Their children: Libbie, m. William Bird; Willard, m. Jean
Frasier; -Rena. m. Sheff Tanner; Caroline, m. Frank Talton;
Harriet, m. Julius Bearnson; Rhoda, m. Rollin Tanner;
Bartlet. Family home Beaver, Utah.

High priest; ward teacher. Justice of peace. Member
Nauvoo Legion. One of the earliest workers in Deseret
News printing office at Richfield, Utah. Printer and shoe-
maker. Died 1898, Beaver, Utah.

HALES, CHARLES (son of George Hales and Sarah Ann
Gregory). Born March 26, 1865, Beaver. Utah.

Married Eva May Burgess Oct. 24. 1887, Huntlngton, Utah
(daughter of Wilmer Burgess and Jane Heath of Hunting-
ton). She was born May 1, 1872. Their children: Tressa
b. Aug. 6, 1888, d. infant; May b. Feb. 27, 1890, d. child;
Leona b. Feb.- 6, 1892, m. Lewis Conrad: Edgar b. Oct. 2,
1893; Bertha b. April 16, 1896; John b. May 14. 1898; Vera
b. Aug. 10, 1900; Afton b. Jan. 18, 1903; Frank b. March
22, 1905; Feron and Fern b. Oct. 21, 1908; Clarence b. Jan.
9, 1911, d. infant. Family home Winter Quarters, Utah.

Elder; ward teacher. Carpenter and car repairer for Utah
Fuel company 12 years.



II V I,<;HK V TRULS A. (son of Asser Sven Halgren and Ingre
Truelson of Klorup, Malmohuslan, Sweden). Born Jan. 5,
1835, at Klorup. Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1864, Isaac Canfleld
company.

Married Clara Bjurling May 22, 1864, on Atlantic ocean
(daughter of John Eric Bjurling and Anna Greta Isaacson
of Kulla. Sweden). She was born April 11, 1840. Their
children: Asser Theodore, died; Ellen Wilhelmina, m. Daniel
Hamer; Annie Magdalene, m. Parley T. Wright; Alma, died;
Clara Sophie and Olivia Victoria, died; Joseph; Ottelia, m.
Parley M. Perry. Family home Ogden, Utah.

Member 63d quorum seventies; missionary to Sweden
1868-64 and 1889-91. Machinist. Died Sept. 4, 1892.



HAM,. BENJAMIN K. Born Nov. 7, 1793, New York. Came
to Utah in October, 1850, Captain Bennett company.

Married Mehitabel Sawyer 1827, Maine (daughter of Amos
Sawyer of Maine), who was born Oct. 1, 1806. Their chil-
dren: Horace Loomis b. March 3, 1828; Eliza M. b. May
22, 1830; Dorothy Merrill b. Dec. 31, 1831; Mary K. b. Aug.
19, 1833; Katherine b. July 9, 1835; Helen S. b. April 18,
1837; Louisa Maria b. Dec. 30, 1839; William Henry b. Sept.
30. 1842; Benjamin Frank b. April 16, 1847. Family home
Ogden. Utah.

Seventy. Broom-maker and farmer. Died in 1882, Ogden,
Utah.



HALL, DAVID (son of William Hall, born Feb. 13, 1778. and
Anna Copeland, of Danville, 111., born April 23, 1786). Came
to Utah Aug. 29, 1862, Lewis Prunson company.

Married Jane Hale July 23, 1860, in Vermilion county,
111. (daughter of Elijah B. Hale and Mary Hoskins), who
was born Nov. 20, 1832; pioneers, Lewis Brunson company).
Their children: Mary Ann b. Oct. 25, 1852, m. Levi John;
Leroy b. Nov. 13, 1866, m. Julia A. Harris; Racine b. Oct.
23, 1857, m. Anna Green; Philene b. Aug. 26, 1863, m. Isaac
E. D. Zundel; Almira b. Dec. 5, 1865, m. William Orgill;
David W. b. Oct. 10, 1867, m. Eliza Halford; Jane Orgill;
Julia B. b. Oct. 16, 1869, m. Isaac David Zundel; Letha Jane
b. Oct. 6, 1873, d. Oct. 23, 1874; Elijah Dotson b. Oct. 23, 1876.
Family home West Portage, Utah.

Served as superintendent of Portage Sunday school 1883-
88: as superintendent of Malad stake Sunday school 1888-90.
High councilor. Died April 10, 1902.



HALL,, EBER w. (son of Selden S. and Larlnda M. Hall of
Burlingame, Kan., but formerly of Ohio). He was born
March 21, 1868, at Brighton, Ohio. Came to Utah April
11. 1897.

Married Artie L. Pratt April 8, 1897. Burlingame, Kan.
(daughter of Hyrum B. Pratt and Mary Hoover of Burlin-
game), who was born Feb. 19, 1874. Their children: Ber-
nlce; Howard Pratt; Gwendolyn; Genevieve. Family home
Salt Lake City, Utah.

Funeral director.



HALL, EDWARD (son of Jacob Hall and Polly Pritchard
of Waterbury, New Haven county. Conn.). Born Nov. 16,
1813, Waterbury. Came to Utah Sept. 2, 1850, David Evans
company.

Married Nancy Eleanor Ballinger Feb. 2, 1842, at James-
town, Russell county, Ky. (daughter of Thomas Ballinger
and Mary Ann Hartley of Jamestown, Ky., pioneers Sept. 2,
1860, David Evans company), who was born Oct. 23, 1826.
Their children: Mary Ann, m. Lorenzo Johnson; William
Isaac, m. Lydia Thorn; Sarah Jane, m. Philip Houtz; John
Thomas, died young; James Edward, m. Katie Wiggins;
Nephi Edwin, killed by accident; Joseph Smith, m. Sarah
Sophrona Perry; Martha Elennor, m. Richard H. Thorn;
Harriet Elizabeth, m. Robert A. Hutchlnson; Julia Roseltha
and Lydia Mariah, died young. Family home Springville,
Utah.

Elder. Farmer. Died Aug. 26, 1886, Provo, Utah.



HALL, HENRY, of St. Clair, Ala.

Married Amanda Elizabeth Andrews 1855, in Floyd county,
Ga. (daughter of Samuel Andrews and Elizabeth Potts, who
lived seven miles north of Rome, Floyd county, Ga., came
to Utah Oct. 1, 1869). She was born June 6, 1838. Their
children: Mary Elizabeth, m. Peter Brown; Martha Frances,
m. Burdell Davis. Family home Provo, Utah.



HALL, JOSHUA. Came to Utah with oxteam.

Married Sally . Their children: Lee, m. Emma

Richardson; Gord; Iowa, m. Mary Elizabeth Grow; Chellis,
m. Lola Elmer; Orson, m. Eliza Tracy; Mary, m. George
Ramey. Family home Beaver, Utah.

HALL, IOWA (son of Joshua and Sally Hall). Born in
Iowa.

Married Mary Elizabeth Grow, at Salt Lake City. Their
children: Henry C. b. Oct. 2, 1871. m. Elizabeth Merkley;
Mary Elizabeth, m. John Hacking; Sarah Melissa, m. Charles
Davis; Iowa Jefferson, m. Mina Adams; Mark, m. Myrtle
Arnold; Joseph, m. Ethel Dolman; Rutha May, m. Lee Cald-
well; Orson E., m. Marinda Allen; Charles William, m. Effle
Peters; Cloe Mariah, m. Quince Johnson; Alfred. Family
home Huntsville, Utah.

Farmer. Died April 9, 1905, Dry Forks, Utah.

HALL, HENRY C. (son of Iowa Hall and Mary Elizabeth
Grow). Born Oct. 2, 1871, Huntsville, Utah.

Married Elizabeth Merkley Dec. 24, 1893, Maeser ward.
Vernal, Utah (daughter of Nelson Merkley and Sarah Jane
Sanders of Cedar Fort, Utah). She was born Dec. 29, 1871.
Their children: Henry Grant b. July 22, 1895; James Arthur
b. Oct. 21, 1897; Wallace Edgar b. Sept. 30, 1900; Mary
Elizabeth b. Dec. 30, 1902; Nelson Albion b. Aug. 18. 1904;
Helen Laverne b. April 9, 1906; Sarah May b. June 18, 1911.
Family resided Dry Fork and Hayden, Utah.

Rop.d supervisor. Farmer and lumberman.



HALL, NEWTON DANIEL (son of Daniel Hall and Sarah
Loomis). Born March 12, 1819, at Byron, N. Y. Came to
Utah Sept. 28, 1847. Vincent Shurtliff company.

Married Sarah Jane Busenbark 1843 in New York state
(daughter of Isaac Busenbark and Abigail Manning of
Niagara county, N. Y.; the former came to Utah in 1849,
the latter died on the plains), who was born March 2,
1826. Their children: Louisa Jane; Newton D.: Mary E.;
Lemira; Lewna; Byron H.; Alice; Ephraim; Lydia; Calvin,
m. Cenia Iverson.

Seventy; ward teacher. Died March 11, 1889, at Washing-
ton, Utah.

HALL. CALVIN (son of Newton Daniel Hall and Sarah
Jane Busenbark). Born Aug. 6, 1865, at Providence, Utah.

Married Cenia Iverson June 26. 1885, at St. George, Utah
(daughter of Hans Peter Iverson and Anne D. Nisson of
Denmark, pioneers 1869, Robert F. Neslen company), who
was born Dec. 5, 1865. Their child (adopted): Caddie. Fam-
ily home Washington, Utah.

Bishop; superintendent Sunday school; missionary to cen-
tral states 1898 to 1901. City recorder. Merchant; farmer.



HALL, THOMAS (son of Robert Hall of Scotland and Eliza-
beth Miller of England). Born Sept. 1, 1816. at Liverpool.
Came to Utah 1861 with Alfred Cardon company.

Married Ann Hughes 1840 (daughter of Samuel Hughes
and Hannah Bevan), who was born Dec. 30, 1817. Their
children: Samuel P. b. March 17, 1841. m. Margaret William-
son Feb. 2, 1864; Joseph S. b. Aug. 21, 1843, m. Margaret
Hill; Thomas J. b. Oct. 18. 1846, m. Henrietta Pearce; James
H b. Sept. 8, 1860, m. Cyrenla Nebeker; Hannah M. b. July
27, 1864, m. Ellis W. Wiltbank; Brigham Y. b. Sept. 29.
1856, William H. b. June 24, 1859. Family resided Salt Lake
City, Wellsville and St. George.

Married Hannah Stephens. Their child: Sarah A. b. Oct.
26, 1856, m. Charles Brizzie.

Resided in Salt Lake City from Oct. 1861 to 1860; later
went to Las Vegas, Nev., then to Wellsville, Utah, and later
was called to Dixie, settling at St. George. Missionary to
Canada. Died at St. George at age of 78 years.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH



HALL. SAMUEL P. (son of Thomas Hall and Ann Hughes).
Born March 17, 1841. at Liverpool, Eng.

Married Margaret Williamson Feb. 2, 1864, at Wellsvllle,
Utah (daughter of James Williamson and Mary Rae, the
former a pioneer, 1851, Alfred Cardon company). She was
born Jan. 26, 1844, at Slamannan, Scotland. Their children:
Samuel W. b. Nov. 29, 1864, m. Catherine Stuart; Thomas
W. b. Oct. 7, 1866. m. Jemima Gunnell; James W. b. Dec.
2. 1868, m. Martha Owen; William W. b. Jan. 4, 1871, m.
Antoinette Larsen; Hyrum W. b. Aug. 27, 1873, m. Margaret
Hill; Margaret W. b. Feb. 18, 1876; John Rae W. b. Nov. 26,
1878, m. Alice Nuttall; David W. b. July 1, 1881, d. April
1888; Leroy W. b. Oct. 6, 1883, m. Barbara Allan. Family
home Wellsville, Utah.

Farmer.

HALL, JOSEPH SMITH (son of Thomas Hall and Ann
Hughes). Born Aug. 21, 1843, at Hawarden, North Wales.
Came to Utah 1851 with Afred Cardon company.

Married Margaret Hill Jan. 20, 1866, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Hill and Margaret Brlce), who was born
Nov. 28, 1848. Their children: Margaret A. b. Dec. 2, 1865,
m. Daniel Price (died in 1896) and John Timothy (died in
1899); Mary E. b. Dec. 26, 1867, m. Absalom Bybee; Joseph
H. b. Nov. 28, 1869, m. Henrietta Bronson; Rebecca b. Oct.
22, 1871, m. Parley Inglet; Hannah M. b. Jan. 30, 1874, m.
Thomas Thompson; Thomas J. b. Oct. 29, 1876, m. Carrie
M. Cafferty (died Aug. 4, 1904), m. Harriet Bodily Aug. 7,
1907; Julia b. Dec. 21, 1878, m. William E. Steers; Sarah
A. b. Feb. 14, 1881, m. Thomas W. Jenkins; William Rojf
b. May 6. 1883, m. Caroline Smith; Zina b. March 15, 1886,
m. Thomas Eugene Peck; Loretta b. Nov. 29, 1887, m. William
D. Gilbert; Wilford b. Sept. 25, 1889, m. Ada Gilbert. Family
home Fairview, Idaho.

Died April 9, 1908, at Fairview.

HALL, JOSEPH H. (son of Joseph Smith Hall and Mar-
garet Hill). Born Nov. 28, 1867, at Wellsville, Utah.

Married Henrietta Bronson Feb. 8, 1893, at Logan, Utah
(daughter of E. H. Bronson and Lydla Cole of Fairview,
Idaho), who was born Dec. 24, 1873, at Willard, Utah.
Their children: Joseph H. b. July 14, 1894; Henry I. b.
March 28, 1896; Orva C. b. Dec. 19, 1897; Orlan E. b. Jan.
2, 1902; Margaret A. b. July 16, 1904; Willis Loyd b. May 14
1911.



HALLS, JOHN (son of William Halls and Louisa C. En-
derby). Born July 11, 1872, Huntsville, Utah.

Married Mary J. Grow Feb. 15, 1895, Logan, Utah (daugh-
ter of John W. Grow and Catherine McKay), who was born
Sept. 1. 1876, Huntsville, Utah. Their children: Milton E.
b. Feb. 4, 1901; Julian W. b. Dec. 10, 1903; Edna b. Sept.
9, 1909. Family home Huntsville, Utah.

Second counselor in bishopric of Huntsville ward; bishop
same ward. City councilman at Huntsville; member county
board of education of Weber county 1908. School teacher.



HALLADAY, ABRAHAM (son of William Halladay and
Sarah Batchalor of Allesley, Warwickshire, Eng.). Born
Aug. 24, 1824, at Fillongley, Warwickshire. Came to Utah
Sept. 13, 1852, with Warren Snow company.

Married Mary Ann Beesley Jan. 27, 1845, at Chllvercoton,
Eng. She was born May 25, 1826. Their children: William
A., m. Mary Ann Price; Joseph, died; Daniel Henry, m.
Harriet Carter; Sarah Ann, m. Albert Jones; Abraham E., m.
Mary Chadwick; George; Mary Elizabeth, died: Mary Ann,
m. William K. Farrer; John Franklin, m. Elizabeth A.
Jones. Family home Prove, Utah.

Married Ellen Reese at Salt Lake City (daughter of
Thomas Reese and Hagar Pugh of Wales). Their children:
Thomas, died; Joseph R.; Ellen Ann, m. William Mildenhall;
Walter R., m. Rachel McDonald; David R., m. Annie Cooper:
James A., m. Isabell Lamb; Mary E., m. Alvln Boardman;
Arthur A., m. Agnes Florence Sorenson; Phyllis, m. William
R. Home.

High priest; missionary to England 1881; high councilor;
assistant Sunday school superintendent; acting bishop. Dep-
uty sheriff; city councilman. Farmer; merchant.

Died May 12. 1906. Provo, Utah.

HALLADAY, ABRAHAM E. (son of Abraham Halladay and
Mary Ann Beesley). Born Feb. 17, 1856, at Provo, Utah.

Married Mary Chadwick May 13, 1885, at Logan (daugh-
ter of William R. Chadwick and Susannah Drew of Lon-
don, Eng.; the latter came to Utah Sept. 1882). She was
born May 24, 1864. Their children: William R. b. May 4
1886, died; Lydia S. b. April 7, 1888; George A. b. June 21,
1890; Raymond b. Jan. 13, 1893; Clyde b. Aug. 16. 1900, died-
Claude b. Aug. 16, 1900, died. Family home, Provo.

Elder. Farmer.



HALLS, WILLIAM (son of John Halls. Orsett, Essex, Eng.
and Susanna Selstone, born Jan. 24, 1801, West Thurrock).
Born May 25, 1834, Orsett, Essex. Came to Utah Sept. 16,
1861, Ira Eldredge company.

Married Louisa C. Enderby April 16, 1861 (daughter of
William Enderby and Elizabeth Carritt). She was born
Oct. 31. 1840. Their children: Mosiah b. March 12, 1862, m.
Rosa Walton; William b. Sept. 6, 1863, m. Ella Barker;
Thomas b. June 18, 1866, m. Luella Hammond; George Henry
b i-'I une 2 ' 1867 > m - Cel 'a Raymond; Louisa E. b. April 6.
I8i0. m. Christian Wangsgaard: John b. July 11, 1872. m.
Mary J. Grow Feb. 16, 1895. Family home Huntsville



Married Johanna M. Frandsen June 26, 1871, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Jens Frandsen and Kjersten Chrlstensen,
pioneers with Captain Hunt company; came from Den-
mark). She was born Aug. 21, 1855, Denmark. Their chil-
dren: Johanna Susanna b. Jan. 29, 1873, m. John Smith;
Mary b. Aug. 29, 1876, m. Charles S. Brown; David b. Oct. 12,
1877, m. Lillian E. Dean; Lucy and Emma (twins) b. Nov.
4, 1879, latter m. P. C. Lansing; Sarah b. Nov. 21. 1881;
James Louis b. June 23, 1883, m. Elvira Burnham; Eliza M.
b. Feb. 16, 1886; Franklin b. July 12, 1887; Herbert b. Oct.

6, 1891; Florence b. March 12, 1894. Family home Mancos,
Colo.

Married Eleanor Howard Jan. 8, 1880, who died March

7, 1884. Their child: Lottie b. April 25, 1881.
Missionary to England 1854-61. Taught school at Kays-

ville 1861-62. Moved to Huntsville 1862. Assisted in bring-
ing immigrants to Utah, 1864, William B. Preston company.
Set apart as first counselor in Huntsville bishopric June 1877.
March 1885 went on mission to assist in settlement of San
Juan Co., Utah; and on organization of San Juan stake June
188E was chosen first counselor in stake presidency. Moved
from Bluff, Utah, to Mancos, Colo. 1886. Acting president
San Juan stake, with exception of few weeks, from Nov.
1900 to May 1902, when he was again set apart as first
counselor. Ordained patriarch May 17, 1908. Stake tithing
clerk. Secretary Huntsville Co-op, store and postmaster of
Huntsville, Utah, several years. In Colorado, director public
schools in Mancos; served two terms as county superin-
tendent of schools, Montezuma county; also justice of the
peace. Farmer and stockraiser.



HALVERSON, SIMON FREDERICK (son of Halver Simonson
and Moren Frederickson, both of Onse, Norway). Born Oct.
2, 1829, at Onse. Came to Utah, via Copenhagen, Denmark,
and Hull and Liverpool, Eng. 1854-55, reaching Salt Lake
City Sept. 7, 1866, Noah T. Guymon company.

Married Torbeg Kistene Gunderson March 25, 1855, while
en route to Utah (daughter of Gunder and Annie Erickson),
who was born May 18, 1838, Risor, Norway, and came to
14, 1880, at Ogden, Utah. Their children: Andrew b. April
26, 1866, d. May 4, 1856; Matilda b. July 4, 1857, m. Wlnslow
Farr Dec. 12, 1878; Samuel Franklin b. July 15, 1869. m.
Emily Farr; Annie b. Feb. 4, 1862, d. Feb. 4, 1879; Simon b.
April 6, 1864, d. July 2, 1878; Hyrum b. June 26, 1866, m. Ann
Ritchie; George b. Nov. 25, 1868, m. Evelyn Whittaker;
James b. Nov. 25, 1868, m. Lillian M. Robbins: Mary Ellen b.
July 8, 1871, m. John W. Owen; Bertha Elinda b. Nov. 16,
1874, m. William Swinyard; Owen Walter b. March 21, 1878,
m. Geneva Driggs. Family home Marriott, Weber Co., Utah.

Married Ingebor Gurena Fredrickson Dec. 10, 18G4, Salt
Lake City (daughter of Knude Fredrickson and Ann Carson),
who was born May 18, 1838, Risor, Norway, and came to
Utah 1861, Captain Thompson company. Their children:
Mary Ann b. Sept. 3, 1865, d. July 29, 1875; Fredrick b.
April 18, 1867, m. Maude Worthington; Amelia b. June 6,
1869, m. Reuben M. Wright; Charles Albert b. Jan. 19, 1871,
m. Diana Watson Sept. 6, 1899; Sarah b. March 6, 1873, d. Feb.
13, 1876; Francis Theodore b. April 6, 1875, m. Frances
Bitton; Ann Etta b. Jan. 13. 1878; Arthur b. April 27, 1880,
m. Elizabeth J. Pierce June 12, 1907. Family home, Marriott.

First president Marriott district 1863-77; justice of the
peace; school trustee. Died Jan. 6, 1901.

HALVERSON, GEORGE (son of Simon Frederick Halverson
and Torbeg Kistene Gunderson). Born Nov. 26, 1868, at
Marriott, Weber Co., Utah.

Married Evelyn Whittaker Nov. 17, 1897, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas S. Whittaker and Elizabeth Mills,
former a pioneer). She was born Jan. 1, 1875, Centerville.
Utah. Their children: George Byron b. Aug. 21, 1900;
Spencer Lyndon b. March 20, 1905.

Graduated from normal school university of Utah 1888;
taught school two years principal South Washington school,
Ogden, Utah, one year. Graduated university of Michigan,
1894, with degree LL. B. and began practice of law at
Ogden same year. Weber county attorney two terms; dis-
trict attorney about seven years; admitted to practice before
supreme court of U. S. April 23, 1901.

HALVERSON, CHAS. A. (son of Simon Frederick Halverson
and Ingebor Gurena Fredrickson). Born Jan. 19, 1871.

Married Diana Watson Sept. 6, 1899. at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Watson and Sarah Mortimer of Goole,
Eng.; came to Utah June 1881). She was born June 17,
1877. Their children: Edna W. b. Nov. 2, 1902; C. Alton b.
July 16, 1901; Marlowe b. Jan. 28, 1907; Phyllis b. Aug. 19,
1910. Family home Ogden. Utah.

Missionary to Norway 1899-1902; member Weber stake high
council.



HAMBLIN, ISAIAH (son of Barnabas Hamblin, born 1739,
and Mary Bassett). Born 1790, Falmouth, Mass. Came to
Utah Oct. 27, 1860, Milo Andrus company.

Married Daphney Haynes of North Hero, Vt., Nov. 30,
1812 (daughter of William Haynes and Miss Stoddard), who
was born 1797, and died en route to Utah. Their children:
Melissa Daphney b. Feb. 1, 1814, m. Isaac Fuller Sept. 14,
1833: Emily Haynes b. Oct. 30, 1816, m. James Fuller June
3, 1832; Jacab Vernon b. April 2, 1819, m Luclnda Taylor April
30 1839; Olive H. b. May 1, 1821, m. Henry Johnson Aug.
27. 1838; Adallne Amarllla b. Sept. 18, 1823, m. Lyman O.
Littlefleld; Obed b. Feb. 25, 1826; Alsen Hayns b. April 28,



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1828, m. Hester A. Stoddard 1849; William Haynes b. Oct.
28, 1828, m. Mary Leavitt 1850; Oscar b. April 4, 1833, m. Mary
Ann Corbridge Feb. 14, 1854; Edwin b. May 20, 1835, m.
Hannah Mariah Cook 1855; Francis Marion b. Nov. 27, 1839,
m. Arminda Crow Oct. 31, 1859; Fredrick b. Feb. 12, 1841, m.
Frances Jane Prudum May 29, 1859. Family home Bain-
bridge, Ohio.
Higrh priest.

HAMBLIN, EDWIN (son of Isaiah Hamblin and Daphney
Haynes). Born May 20, 1835, Bainbridge, Geauga Co., Ohio.
Came to Utah with father.

Married Hannah Mariah Cook May 24, 1855 (daughter of
Joseph P. Cook and Hannah M. Lashmelia), who was born



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