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to Utah Sept. 23, 1848, Lorenzo Snow company.

Married Hannah Whitcomb June 2, 1822, in Illinois
(daughter of Oliver Whitcomb and Olive Bidlock of New
York), who was born April 17, 1806, In Madison county, N. Y.,
died Aug. 21, 1880, at Provo, Utah. Their children: Caroline
b. Jan. 7, 1825, m. Walter Barney 1848; Matilda b. Oct. 31.
1826, d. June 4, 1849; Lucinda b. Oct. 20, 1828, m. Shadrach
Holdaway Dec. 24, 1848; Eliza b. March 29, 1830, m. George
Pickup 1848; Francis Marion b. Dec. 8, 1831, m. Sarah Ann
Jones 1866; Amos Whitcomb b. July 10, 1833. m. Mary Bean;
William Wallace b. Feb. 18, 1836, m. Barbara Mills; Albert
W. b. Feb. 15. 1837, m. Nancy Haws; Caleb W. b. Oct. 1, 1838,
m. Eliza Snow: George Washington b. March 12, 1841, m.
Elizabeth Worsley; Emma Smith b. Aug. 6, 1843, m. Lyman
Carter; Mary Olive b. June 28. 1845, m. James C. York; John
Madison b. March 24, 1847, m. Martha B. Glazier; Gilbert
Oliver b. Oct. 8, 1849, m. Luella Newell. Family home Provo,

High priest. Pioneer of Provo. Farmer. Died March 3,
1877, Provo.

HAWS, AMOS WHITCOMB (son of Gilberth Haws and Han-
nah Whitcomb). Born July 10, 1833 at Greentown, Wayne
county. 111.

Married Mary E. Bean Dec. 27, 1855, at Provo, Utah (daugh-
ter of James Bean and Elizabeth Lewis both of Provo). who
was born April 17, 1839 in Adams county, 111. Their children:



Elizabeth Caroline b. Oct. 6, 1856, m. Arthur Newell and Wil-
liam Hundley; William Amos b. May 23. 1858. d. Dec. 23,
1865; Mary Ellen b. June 10, 1860, m. William McEwan, d.
June 3, 1909; James Gilberth b. March 4, 1862, m. Belle Wil-
liams; Cornelia Ann b. Jan. 27, 1864, d. March 12, 1864; Lewis
Milo b. Jan. 13, 1865, d. Feb. 1, 1865; Sarah Louisa b. April
20, 1866, m. Thomas John Foote; George Whitcomb b. Nov.
20, 1868, died; Caleb Arthur b. Nov. 4, 1871, m. Mary Gee;
Junius Orlando, m. Sarah Meznen. Family home Provo,

High priest. Carpenter and builder. Died May 28, 1888, at

HAWS, JAMES GILBERTH (son of Amos Whitcomb Haws
and Mary Elizabeth Bean). Born March 4, 1862, Provo,

Married Nancy Isabella Williams Dec. 23, 1885, Logan,
Utah (daughter of Nathaniel Williams and Eliza Helen
Wall of Provo, Utah, pioneers 1847, second company). She
was born Aug. 14, 1865. Their children: Gilbert Lynn b.
Jan. 31, 1888, m. Evelyn Smith; Amos Waldo b. Oct. 24, 1889,
died; Erma b. Jan. 20, 1891; Wilford Bruce b. Feb. 15, 1893;
Guy Murice b. Dec. 7, 1894; James Noel b. May 20, 1897;
Mary Vivian b. March 30, 1899, died; Alvah Merrill b. May
12, 1901; Helen Luclle b. Jan. 19, 1905. Family home Provo,

Ward teacher. Carpenter.

HAWS, WILLIAM WALLACE (son of Gilberth and Hannah
Whitcomb). Born Feb. 18, 1835, in Wayne county, III. Mar-
ried Barbara Mills. Was baptized into the church by
Apostle Erastus Snow in Salt Lake City, November 1848.
He located at Provo In the spring of 1849, helped to
build the first old Fort on Provo river, and was put on
military duty when a boy 14 years old. He served
in the fight with the Indians when Joseph Higbee was
killed; was made captain of a company of infantry which'
was sent into Echo Canyon to meet Johnston's army In
1857; helped to build the fortifications and was commis-
sioned a major. He was a member of the Provo police force
for 20 years. He was priest, teacher, elder, seventy and on
his 59th birthday (Feb. 18, 1894) was ordained a high priest
by Elder John Henry Smith; missionary to Illinois 1871.
Pioneer settler to Mogollon mountain district, Arizona, 1879;
to Gila Valley in 1882; and to Casas Grandes, Mex., 1885;
moved to Colonia Dublan, Colonia, Juarez, and finally Colo-
nia Pacheco, being among the early settlers in the Cor-
rales basin. He has a large family of 20 children and 38
grandchildren and a multitude of friends.

HAWS, ALBERT (son of Gilberth Haws and Hannah Whit-
comb). Born Feb. 15, 1837, Wayne county. 111. Came to
Utah 1848, Lorenzo Snow company.

Married Nancy Haws Jan. 16, 1857, at Provo, Utah (daugh-
ter of John and Martha Haws of Provo), who was born Dec.
25, 1840. Their children: Albert Alonzo; Elnora. m. Almon
Bascom Oct. 28, 1885; Joseph Marlow, d. Jan. 22, 1863; Marion
Oliver; Mary Olive; Emily Melisa, d. March 17, 1890; Owen
Alpheus, d. Feb. 6, 1872; Lydia Alberta, d. Oct. 4, 1873; John
Elmon, d. July 22, 1886. Family home Provo, Utah.

Married Harriet Mayberry September, 1879, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Thomas Mayberry and Mary Ann Chitten-
den of Australia. Came to Utah 1879). She was born May
6, 1860. Their children: Lillian Lestra; Jane Harriet; Nancy
Elizabeth; Martha May, d. Sept. 18, 1905; Heber Bertel; Caleb
Alfred, d. Jan. 4, 1910; Wilfred; Mary Ann; Gilbert LeRoy b.
Sept. 17, 1898; Alice Amber b. Jan. 17, 1899.

Seventy. Sheriff and watermaster at Provo. Carpenter,
wheelwright, blacksmith and farmer. Died May 20, 1912, at
Naples, Utah.

HAWS. GEORGE WASHINGTON (son of Gilberth Haws and
Hannah Whitcomb). Born March 12, 1841, Wayne county,
111. Came to Utah Sept. 23, 1848, Lorenzo Snow company.

Married Elizabeth Ann Worsley Dec. 25, 1861, Provo, Utah
(daughter of John Worsley and Sarah Hamer of Nauvoo,
111., latter came to Utah), who was born Dec. 6, 1843. Their
children: George Juan b. Nov. 23, 1862, m. Miss Moffatt;
Elizabeth Ann b. Feb. 12, 1865, m. Albert E. Davis; Charles
Henry b. Aug. 6, 1867, m. Elizabeth Richman; Mary Jane b.
Dec. 27, 1869, m. John Anderson; Matilda b. Oct. 6, 1872;
Electa F. b. Dec. 14, 1874, m. Wiear Baker; June Edwin b.
June 17, 1877; John Ervln b. Sept. 12, 1879, m. Vera Loveland;
Morilla Maude b. Dec. 23, 1887; Cortland b. Nov. 16, 1884;
Effle May b. May 20, 1885, m. Henry M. Garn; Zina Vera b.
June 13, 1890, m. Hugh Byrne.

Member Teton, Idaho, town board. Farmer.

HAWS, JOHN MADISON (son of Gilberth Haws and Hannah
Whitcomb). Born March 24, 1847, Wayne county, 111. Came
to Utah Sept. 23, 1848, Lorenzo Snow company.

Married Martha Bitner Glazier March 6, 1866, Provo, Utah
(daughter of Shepherd Glazier and Rozetta Dean of Potta-
wattamie Co.. Iowa; pioneers 1851. Isaac Allred com-
pany). She was born Oct. 8. 1848, died Jan. 30, 1912. Their
children: John Kimball b. May 18, 1868, m. Alice Florilla
Wight Jan. 6, 1897; Lorin Dean b. Feb. 6, 1870, m. Mary
Evans Jan. 1, 1896; Joseph Willman b. Jan. 19, 1872, m. Inez
E. Rose March 3, 1897; Gilbert Shepherd b. Jan. 26, 1875, m.
Meda J. Hansen Jan. 6, 1897; Oliver Caleb b. June 10. 1877.
d. Sept. 13. 1877: Martha Lovlca b. March 31, 1879; Francis
Orlin b. April 22. 1882, m. Grace E. Munns June 21. 1905;
Mary Olive b. April 26. 1885, m. Warren Elmer Hall Dec. 19,
1906. Family resided Mona and Elwood, Utah.

Married Laura Jane Partridge Nov. 22, 1869, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Charles Partridge and Mary Smith of
Pottawattamle Co., Iowa; pioneers 1862). She was born
Oct. 10, 1851. Their children: Laura Rozetta b. March 18,
1871, m. Thomas Kay; Mary Ann b. Aug. 1, 1872, m. James G.
Higginson; Charles Madison b. Sept. 11. 1874, m. Harriet
V. Hunsaker Jan. 6, 1897; Wallace Smith b. Aug. 18, 1876, m.
Zoe May Thompson Jan. 1899; Rowena b. March 15, 1879,
m. Joseph M. Jenson Jr. Sept. 16, 1896; Hannah Eliza b. Dec
29, 1881, m. Alson H. Nihart; Matilda b. Feb. 2, 1887, d.
Feb. 17, 1888. Family home Mona. Utah.

Settled at Provo, Utah, 1848; moved to Mona, 1868, where
he served as presiding elder in 1876. -iigh priest; bishop of
Mona ward 1877-86; missionary to southern states 1899-
1901. Assisted in bringing immigrants to Utah. County
commissioner four years; president of Mona town board
several years. Farmer.

HAWS, GILBERTH OLIVER (son of Gilberth Haws and
Hannah Whitcomb). Born Oct. 8, 1849, Provo, Utah.

Married Luella Isola Newell Oct. 3, 1870, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Elliott Alfred Newell and Maria Louisa
Roberts; pioneers October, 1852), who was born April 2,
1852, Springville, Pottawattamle Co., Iowa. Their chil-
dren: Myrta Isola, m. John W. Baum; Ruby Lorena, m.
Orson Baum; Edna Murl, m. William E. Andrews; Zora Dee,
m. Lester E. Holman. Family home Provo. Utah.

Member 46th quorum seventies. Road supervisor 12 years
1883-95. Second white child born in Provo. Assisted In
making roads and canals in Provo and vicinity. Farmer
and freighter.

HAY, ROBERT, of Glasgow, Scotland. Came to Utah In
1856. His children by first wife: William; James; Robena;
Jean. Resided at Glasgow.

Married Mary Haley In Glasgow (daughter of John Haley
and Mary Haley of Glasgow). Their children Isabel, m.
John Lards; Alexander, m. Eliza Watson; George Smith;
Annie, m. Abram Warburton; Elizabeth; Albert. Family
home Pleasant Grove, Utah.

She was also the widow of Mr. Durfey, whom she married
at Glasgow. Their child: Mary, m. James Smith; John
Powell. Resided in Glasgow.

Elder; home missionary. Coal miner and farmer. Died
February 1879 at Pleasant Grove, Utah.

HAYES, ALMA (son of Thomas Hayes and Polly Hess).
Born Jan. 11, 1846, Nauvoo, 111. Came to Utah in 1852.

Married Annselina Thomas Dec. 9, 1867 (daughter of Rob-
ert Thomas and Catherine Lewis), who was born Dec 12
1852, in Missouri. Their children: Elizabeth b. Nov. 13 1868
m. Albert F. Rolph July 23. 1884, died March 13, 1908;' John
R. b. Oct. 3. 1870, m. Emma Dunn June 10, 1892; Alma H b.
Sept. 28, 1874, m. Lota Smart Oct. 19, 1897; Mary Jane b. Dec.
21, 1872, d. Dec. 27, 1872; Catherine b. April 23, 1877, m.
George King Nov. 9, 1899; Alice L. b. Sept. 11, 1880. m. Robert
Weber June, 1903; Margaret b. Jan. 19, 1882, m. Wilford King
Sept. 11, 1901; Robert b. July 16, 1885, d. July 30, 1886; Edith
b. July 29, 1887, d. Jan. 7, 1895; Harriet Ann b. March 13,

1889, m. Glee Erb March 17, 1913; Esther b. May 23, 1891, m.
Fred Smart Aug. 20, 1908; David W. b. Feb. 19, 1894, d. Dec.
28, 1896.

Married Louisa Jane Sheffield July 1, 1872, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas Sheffield and Jane Fowles). Their
children: Joseph S. b. March 6, 1874, m. Elizabeth Smitt Oct.
19, 1894, d. March 26, 1892; Jane b. Sept. 10, 1877, m. William
Hoff Oct. 21, 1896; Walter b. Dec. 8, 1875. d. March 20, 1889;
Thomas b. Aug. 18, 1879, m. Margaret G. Bee March 27. 1905;
Ann Sellna b. July 1, 1881, d. Aug. 28. 1881: Zina R. b. July 16,
1883, m. Mr. Armitage June 25, 1902; Horace b. April 13,
18.86, m. Alice Roberts April 12, 1911; Wilford b. Sept. 10,

1890, m. Althea Rasmussen April 12, 1911; Hattle b. Nov. 11,
1892, m. Mr. Payne June 9, 1909; Lucy b. March 1. 1896. Fam-
ily home Georgetown, Idaho.

Indian war veteran. Bishop of Georgetown ward, Bear
Lake stake.

HAYWARD, HENRY J. (son of Gammon Hayward and Sarah
A. Cripps of London, pioneers Sept. 30, 1863, Jacob Roach
company). Born Sept. 2, 1862. Came to Utah with parents.
Married Elizabeth Ann Pugsley Dec. 23, 1875, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Philip Pugsley and Martha Roach), who
was born Dec. 23, 1864. Their children: Henry G. b. Oct. 16;
Emily J. b. Feb. 11, 1878; Philip P. b. June 6, 1880; Sidney
A. b. Sept. 4, 1883; Martha R. b. July 8, 1885; the first
four died in childhood; Hazel G. b. March 0, 1887, m. Henry
R. Wessman; Merle b. Dec. 8, 1889, d. child; Elizabeth C. b.
Jan. 12, 1892; John E. b. June 19, 1895. Family home Salt
Lake City.

HAZEST, SAMUEL, B, (son of Robert Hazen and Mary Ann
Bainbrldge of New Castle, Eng., pioneers 1862). Born Jan.
1, 1867.

Married Clara E. Lane Sept. 9, 1891, Logan, Utah (daugh-
ter of James Lane and Sophia S. Brown of Brighton ward,
Sale Lake City, pioneers 1861, James S. Brown company).
She was born Dec. 22, 1866, Salt Lake Ctiy. Their chil-
dren: Samuel C. b. July 29. 1892, d. child; Ruth M. b. Aug. 30,
1894; Laura S. b. Oct. 28, 1899; James L. b. June 29, 1902, and
Clara L. b. April 8. 1903, d. infants; Leone M. b. July 18.
1904; Ida Lucretia b. Oct. 8. 1907. Family home Center ward,
Salt Lake City.



HEALEY, JAMES (son of Joseph Healey and Mary Eggley-
ahaw of Commonside, Derbyshire, Eng.). Born March 31,

1824, Derbyshire. Came to Utah September 1854, Job Smith

Married Elizabeth Smith 1846, Wittake, Leicestershire,
Eng. (daughter of William Smith and Mary Ethcott of Wit-
take, Leicestershire, former died on way to Utah, latter
came September, 1854, Job Smith company). She was born

1825, died March 29, 1854. Their children: Ephraim b. Jan.
26, 1847, m. Mary Matilda Watkins, m. Mary Read; William b.
1849, m. Clara Hansen; Mary Ann b. 1852, died. Family home
Leicestershire, Eng.

Married Mary Carlisle (James) 1855, Alpine, Utah (daugh-
ter of Richard Carlisle of Alpine, came to Utah 1847, John
Taylor company). Their children: Alice, m. William T.
Brown; Elizabeth, m. Jacob Beck; Jane, m. Hans Olsen;
Martha, m. David J. Strong; James, m. Hannah Devey; Rich-
ard, m. Jane Winn. Family home Alpine, Utah.

Settled at Alpine 1855. High priest; teacher. Farmer.
Died November 1907, Alpine.

HEALET, EPHRAIM (son of James Healey and Elizabeth
Smith). Born Jan. 26, 1847, Wittake, Leicestershire, Eng.
Came to Utah September 1854, Job Smith company.

Married Mary Matilda Watkins Jan. 15, 1869, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Robert Watkins and Mary Smallman of
England, Nauvoo and Alpine, pioneers 1852). She was born
July 8, 1849, Garden Grove, Iowa. Their children: Rosella b.
Nov. 10, 1869, m. William Jenkins; Ada b. May 29, 1871, d.
Aug. 15, 1872; Ida Delilah b. Oct. 2, 1874, m. Otto Steinbock;
Mary Edith b. Sept. 21, 1876, m. George Nielson; Olevia b.
Feb. 13, 1879, m. Thomas McGregor; Margeret May b. March
9, 1881, m. Guy Shoemaker; Ephraim Franklin b. March 22,
1883, m. Lucy Elizabeth Okey; Fred Smith b. May 27, 1887, m.
Gertrude Nash; Sarah Gertrude b. July 27, 1889, m. Mark
Bennett. Family home Alpine, Utah.

Married Mary Read May 6, 1908, at Provo (daughter of
Robert Read and Mary Fletcher Greensmith of Lenton,
Nottingham, Eng.). She was born Jan. 23, 1859. Came to
Utah 1888.

High priest. County justice of peace twenty years; alder-
man and city councilor. Settled at Alpine 1861; lived at
Pleasant Grove seven years. Assisted In bringing Immi-
grants to Utah in 1866. Indian war veteran. Farmer and

1900; delegate to state convention at Boise 1902; state
senator of Fremont county 1902-03; Fremont county treas-
urer 1904-08. Chairman executive committee of Fremont
stake tabernacle 1911; Deputy sheep Inspector of Bannock
county 1895. Director and secretary Independent Canal Co.,
Fremont; director of First National bank, Rexburg, 1911.
Police judge at Rexburg 1913. School teacher 1885-1901.

HEAP, WILLIAM (son of William Heap and Margaret
Beasley of Cedar Grove, Ind.). Born Jan. 2, 1837, in Indi-
ana. Came to Utah October, 1862, oxteam company.

Married Sarah Marsh Oct. 19, 1867, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of James Henry Marsh and Martha Miller of Salt
Lake City, pioneers October 1850). She was born April 18,
1862. Their children: Marion; Martha, m. Emll Hanson July
3, 1889; William; John; Joseph; Aaron; Eli, died; Maggie;
Ella; Henry; Ira.

Elder. Farmer and rancher.

HEAPS, HENRY (son of William Heaps and Mary Cragg of
Lancashire, Eng.). Born April 13, 1832, Lancashire. Came to
Utah October 1869, James Needham company.

Married Susannah Turner 1853, Yorkshire, Eng. (daugh-
ter of John Turner and Martha Flutwood of Worcester
Bridge, Yorkshire). She was born Nov. 22, 1831. Their chil-
dren: Lorenzo; William Henry b. Dec. 14, 1858, m. Cyntha
Jane Adams April 28, 1882; Thomas Heber; John Henry;
Jefferson Franklin. Family home Panaca, Nev., and Es-
calante, Utah.

Ward teacher. School trustee. Died Sept. 27, 1909, Esca-

HEAPS, WILLIAM HENRY (son of Henry Heaps and Susan-
nah Turner). Born Dec. 14, 1858, Swallow Hill, Eng. Came
to Utah October 1869, James Needham company.

Married Cyntha Jane Adams April 28, 1882 (daughter of
David B. Adams and Lyda Catherine Mann of Adamsville and
Escalante, Utah). She was born Jan. 12, 1866. Their chil-
dren: William Henry b. Dec. 25, 1883; Lorenzo b. Sept. 24,
1893; David Wilford b. April 7, 1896; Lawrence Turner b.
Sept. 3, 1898; Marion Francis b. June 25, 1905; Joseph Melvin
b. March 26, 1908. Family home Teasdale. Utah.

Bishop of Teasdale ward. Wayne county commissioner.
School trustee. Farmer and stockraiser.

HEATH, ALBERT (son of George Heath, born Jan. 21, 1832,
Huffcutt, Wiltshire, Eng., and Hannah Gleed, born May 4,
1836, Broadhinton. Eng. married Sept. 22, 1860). He was
born May 8, 1863, Dinas Powis, Glamorganshire, South Wales.
Came to Utah July 3, 1877.

Married Mary P. Hillman Feb. 12, 1889, Oxford, Idaho
(daughter of Ira K. Hillman and Priannah Petty), who
was born Feb. 21, 1854. and died June 19. 1895. Only child:
Albert R. b. Jan. 9, 1890, m. E. May Hemsley Sept. 13, 1911.

Married Martha J. Davenport Feb. 17, 1897, Logan, Utah
(daughter of James N. Davenport and Margaret J. Petty
married Feb. 3, 1866, Salt Lake City, former a pioneer 1848).
She was born Jan. 15, 1868, Richmond. Utah.

High priest; high councilor; president Y. M. M. I. A.. Hiatt
ward. Idaho 1896; ward clerk 1897; bishop Plpnp ward 1903-
06; second counselor to Thomas E. Bassett, president of Fre-
mont stake 1905; first counselor to Mark Austin, president
Fremont stake 1910. District enumerator of 12th census

HEATH, FREDERICK (son of John and Barbara Heath of
Henley, Staffordshire, Eng.). Born May 1, 1833. Came to
Utah September, 1847, Captain Hunter company.

Married Harriett Butcher Dec. 2, 1855, Salt Lake City
(daughter of George Butcher and Sophia Sayers of Norwich,
Eng., pioneers 1855, Claudius Spencer company). She was
born April 4, 1833. Their children: Frederick G. b. Aug. 23.
1856, m. Henrietta Haigh; John Franklin b. Aug. 8, 1858, m.
Sarah M. Husbands; Henry O. b. Oct. 14, 1860, m. Nana
Chapman; William E. b. Oct. 15, 1862, d. infant; Joseph A. b.
Sept. 18, 1863. m. Mami Yeager; Horace A. b. April 29, 1866,
m. Sarah Wheeler, m. Eva Ward; Harriett K. b. April 12,
1871. d. Infant; Francis D. b. Aug. 15, 1876.

Drove a team to Salt Lake and settled at Old Fort Square
on arrival. One of those participating in the farming of
"The Family Farm,'' where was inaugurated the first system
of irrigation in Utah; assisted in making the first dam and
making the canal that carried the stream to the east side of
the bench farm. Took part in the Indian fight at Battle
Creek (now Pleasant Grove). Engaged in contracting sup-
plies for the troops at Fort Douglas 1858 to 1893. Indian
war veteran.

HEATH, FREDERICK GEORGE (son of Frederick Heath
and Harriett Butcher). Born Aug. 23, 1856, at Salt Lake

Married Henrietta Haigh July 24. 1878, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Haigh and Sarah Kershaw, Bradford,
Yorkshire, Eng. They came to Utah 1870). She was born
Dec. 19, 1858. Their children: Sarah H. b. Feb. 6, 1880;
Rosenia b. Oct. 21, 1881, m. Hazel W. Kartchner; Frederick
John b. Sept. 1, 1883, m. Emma C. Cahocn; Hazel E. b. Sept.
21, 1886; Arthur R. b. Dec. 10, 1888; Otto D. b. May 16, 1890;
Warren H. b. March 18, 1892, d. infant; Dora b. Sept. 1, 1893
d. infant; Howard W. b. May 12, 1895; Florence b Dec 3
1898; Mabelle A. b. May 1, 1901; Olive b. Jan. 5, 1903.

Engaged in real estate and loans. Farmer and contractor.

HEATH, JOHN FRANKLIN (son of Frederick Heath and
Harriett Butcher). Born Aug. 6, 1858, at Salt Lake City.

Married Sarah M. Husbands Feb. 8, 1888, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Husbands and Sarah Curtis of Salt
Lake City, pioneers 1866). She was born March 29, 1867.
Their children: Ivy Pearl b. Nov. 25, 1888; Alta P. b. Oct. 6
1891; Frank b. Dec. 25. 1892, d. infant; John C. b. June
21, 1894; Clifford H. Family home. Salt Lake City.

Road supervisor five years. General contractor and real
estate agent. Builder and owner of Salt Palace. Gardener.

HEATH, HENRY O. (son of Frederick Heath and Harriett
Butcher). Born Oct. 14, 1860, at Salt Lake City.

Married Nannie B. Champion Nov. 26, 1885, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Joseph B. Champion and Honara Mc-
Namar of Cornwall, Eng. Came to Utah Aug. 1882). She
was born July 6, 1864. Their children: Lawrence H. b.
Sept. 24, 1886; William C. b. June 14, 1888; Rauel G. b
June 20, 1892; Madaline b. July 12, 1894; Mildred b. Jan.
20, 1900; Thomas C. b. Feb. 27, 1903; Clara H b. Feb 4
1905. Family home. Salt Lake City.

Farmer and gardener.

HEATH, LAWRENCE H. (son of Henry O. Heath and
Nannie B. Champion). Born Sept. 24, 1886, at Salt Lake

Clerk at Merchants Bank.

HEATH, FRANCIS D. (son of Frederick Heath and Har-
riett Butcher). Born Aug. 15, 1876, at Salt Lake City.

Married Lulu G. Wilson Feb. 1, 1899, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John R. Wilson and Jane E. Pridy of Salt
Lake City pioneers Oct. 6, 1863, Captain Haight company).
She was born April 17, 1881. Their children: Ethel V.
b. Aug. 10, 1900; Gertrude M. b. May 26. 1901; Lulu H b
July 26, 1903; Geneve E. b. Oct. 8, 1905; Francis D. C.
b. Feb. 9, 1908; Victor R. b. April 13, 1910. Family home
Salt Lake City. Utah.

Manager Pure Ice Company two years; collector at gates
of Salt Palace 1901; watchman, superintendent and man-
ager Salt Palace resort 1902 to present date. Farmer.

HEATH, JAMES HARVEY. Born March 16, 1814, in Louisi-
ana. Came to Utah 1851.

Married H. Mariah Holden 1844 (daughter of Joshua and
Mary Holden, pioneers 1862). She was born Nov. 29, 1824.
Their children: Jacob b. Aug. 6, 1846, m. Matilda Russell;
William Riley b. March 25, 1848, m. Clarissa Faughbush;
Martha Elizabeth b. April 17, 1850, died; Terissa Jane b. Feb.
5, 1852, m. Willmer Burgess; Mary Louisa b. Feb. 27, 1854,
m. James Burgess; James Harvey b. Dec. 3, 1856, m.
Ellen Thornton; Mariah Lucinda, m. Joseph E. Mangum;
Dortha b. May 27, 1860, m. Ozewell Barlow; Harriette b. Dec
18. 1862, m. Frank Nickerson; Hulda S. b. Jan. 8, 1865, m.
John Chidister.



Married Terlssa . Their children: Jefferson Smith b.

Feb. 28, 1837, died; George Fluker b. March 13, 1838, m. Annie
Marker; Sarah Ann b. Dec. 3, 1839, and Mary Jane b. Oct. 7,
1841, died.

Married Abigail Unpstead. Their children: James Harvey,
m. Susianna ; William, m. Celia Mott.

Member 76th quorum and later senior president of 60th
quorum seventies; high priest; missionary in Denmark seven
years and presided over the Wensyssel and Copenhagen con-
ferences. Settled In Salt Lake City 1865, and moved to
Huntsville 1866, from here he went to Harrisville March 20,
1876, and later moved to Idaho.

HEATH, THOMAS. Came to Utah July 24, 1847, Brigham
Toung company.

Married Sarah Foster at Salt Lake City (daughter of Wil-
liam Foster of England. Came to Utah 1853). She was born
March 26, 1836. Their children: Thomas, m. Sarah Hrown;
Amelia and Barbara, died; William, m. Margaret Shelton;
Henry F., m. Sarah Shelton; Clara, m. Charles Skewes; Ca-
milla and Drucilla, died; Lillian, m. O. T. Carlson; Chaplain,
died. Family home Salt Lake City.

Farmer. Died March, 1879, Salt Lake City.

HEATH, HENRY F. (son of Thomas Heath and Sarah Fos-
ter). Born July 28, 1865. Salt Lake City.

Married Sarah Shelton Feb. 14, 1887, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Robert Shelton and Margaret Slother of Eng-
land, pioneers 1865). She was born Jan. 14, 1867. Their chil-
dren: Delcie, m. Kenneth Britton; Walter; Bertha; George;
Barbara. Family home. Salt Lake City.

Park keeper; superintendent parks. Carpenter. Died Dec.
4, 1911, Salt Lake City.

HEATON, JOHN (son of Jonas Heaton and Ann Richardson,
Yorkshire, Eng., former died 1861, St. Louis, Mo.). Born
1828, Thorn Hill, Eng. Came to Utah 1863.

Married Janet Sinclair 1859 (daughter of William Sinclair
and Christina Archibald, pioneers 1863). She was born June
11, 1843. Their children: Jonas b. Aug. 19, 1860, m. Laura Bell
Hill Oct. 1881; Elizabeth Ann b. Dec. 19, 1862, m. Solomon M.
Hale; Christina Archibald S. b. March 1, 1863, m. William A.
McCrary July 26, 1880; Mary Jane b. March 18, 1864, m.
Thomas J. Howell April 7, 1881; Martha b. Nov. 11, 1865, m.
James W. Howell Feb. 15, 1884; John b. July 8. 1867, m. Annie
L. Lewellyn Jan. 18, 1888; Sarah Agness, died April 1873;
William Sinclair b. Jan. 17, 1871; James Henry b. 1872, died
Jan. 1873.

HEDGES, GEORGE W. (son of James Hedges and Maria
Andrews of Surrey, Eng.). Born June 20, 1842, Surrey.
Came to Utah 1847.

Married Christina Olson April 26, 1867, Salt Lake City, by
Bishop Speers (daughter of Hans Olson and Johanna Ander-
son of Svedala, Sweden, pioneers Sept. 20, 1862, John R. Mur-
dock company). She was born June 12, 1847. Their children:
Drucilla M. b. Feb. 23, 1868, m. J. G. Kelsom; Annie M. b.
April 24, 1870, d. aged 3; Edith B. b. Feb. 16, 1873, m. William

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