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to Utah Sept. 30, 1854, with the Darwin Richardson com-
pany). She was born Oct. 11, 1855, Salt Lake City. Their
children: Elizabeth R. b. Feb. 14, 1877, m. Peter Regtreep-
Alice E. b. Oct. 28, 1878. d. March 10, 1891; Robert R. b. Dec
18, 1880, d. Oct. 14, 1887; Effa b. Dec. 5. 1882, m. John T.
Williams; Eva b. Dec. 5, 1882, m. E. Arthur Nielsen-
Wilson E. b. March 24, 1885, d. March 5. 1891; Harriet E.
b. Aug. 3, 1887, m. J. Delbert Banks; Ellen J. b. Aug. 14
1889, m. Arnold Lee; Rodney W. b. April 4, 1892; Henry B
b. Oct. 21, 1894; Lenard E. b. Jan. 21, 1897; Ruby L b
Dec. 1, 1899.

Bishop Spanish Fork; missionary to Illinois May 1, 1888.
Director Spanish Fork Co-op.; director in Jex Lumber Co.
City councilman of Spanish Fork three terms.



McKEE, THOMAS. Came to Utah with oxteam company.

Married Percy Sweat. Their children: David, m. Rachel
Dlmmick; Polly, m. George Alnge; Harriet, m. John Bab-
cock; Sarah, m. David Hutchlnson; Elizabeth, m. Georga
Gates: Susan, m. Charles Mechem. Family home Spaniah
Fork, Utah.

High priest. Farmer. Died at Salina, Utah.



MrKF,\7.IF., RODF.IIICK (son df Rod.-rii'k JlcICcrinIi-. died
1869, Howick, Canada, and Euphemia McKImron, died 1875,
Keene, N. H., both of Winchendon Springs, Mass.). Born
Aug. 25, 1865, at Howick, Canada. Came to Utah 1891.

Married Mable Scott Aug. 24, 1908, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Rev. D. B. Scott of Windsor, Nova Scotia, and
Sarah Ann Tibbits of New Brunswick, Conn; came to Utah
1905). She was born Oct. 29, 1884.

Member board of public works 1911; chief of pHc Salt
Lake City, 1907.



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McKINLEY, GEORGE (son of James McKlnley and Jane
Hogg of Fernent, Midlothian. Scotland). Born Jan. 6,
1805, at Fernent. Came to Utah 1864.

Married Mary Hamilton (daughter of Richard Hamilton
and Mary Forsythe of Fernent. Scotland), who was born
In 1807. Their children: Mary, m. Alexander Gillespie;
James, m. Augusta Mengies; Robert, m. Isabella Watson;
George Hamilton, m. Jane Johnston, m. Agnes Johnston;
Archlbold, m. Hannah Adamson; Peter, m. Margaret Adam-
son. Lived In Scotland.

High priest. Died In 1876 at Provo, Utah.

McKINLEY. GEORGE HAMILTON (son of George McKln-
ley and Mary Hamilton). Born Jan. 6, 1835, Preston Paus,
Scotland. Came to Utah July, 1880.

Married Jane Johnston Dec. 21, 1855 (daughter of George
Johnston and Ann Clark of Cowdensbeath, Scotland), who
was born Dec. 22, 1830. Their children: Ann, m. John
Birch March 22, 1856; Mary b. Jan. 10, 1858, m. John Hen-
derson; George b. March 9, 1859, died; James b. Dec. 22,
1860, m. Sarah Wllley; George b. Jan. 22, 1863; Jane b.
April 9, 1865; Janet b. Aug. 9, 1867 three died; Elizabeth,
m. Lee Warner; Agnes b. Oct. 6, 1872, m. Walter G. Taylor;
Hannah b. July 22, 1870, m. Almy Baker; Roblna b. Oct.
8, 1875, m. Edward G. Tieke.

Married Agnes Johnston June 6, 1900, Salt Lake City
(daughter of George Johnston and Ann Clark of Cowdens-
beath, Scotland), who was born In 1844.

Missionary to Scotland 1876-80; high priest. Engineer
and miner.



McLACHLAN, WILLIAM (son of Gilbert McLachlan and
Hannah W. Glencorse of Scotland). Born May 3, 1840.
Gatelawbridge. Dumfrieshire, Scotland. Came to Utah
October, 1863, John W. Wooley company.

Married Caroline Filer 1860, Coggishal, Eng. (daughter of
William Filer and Maria Stow of Essex, Eng.), who was
born July 6, 1837. Their children: William, George, and
Gilbert, died; Ellen, m. I. R. Wilson; Alice, m. Benjamin
E. Rich; Lily, m. A. C. Sperry; Ida, died; Joseph, died;
Hannah, m. Warren Lyon; Isabel, m. Adam Sharp. Family
home, Salt Lake City.

Married Margret Nalsmith 1874, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of William and Margaret Naismith of Salt Lake City,
who came to Utah 1873). She was born 1850. Their chil-
dren: George, died; May, m. Alvin Cundick; Mary, m. David
Lindblom; John, m. Nettie West; Robert, died; James, died.
Family home Taylorsville, Utah.

Married Lucy J. H. Evans 1886, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of William Evans and Charlotte Hyder of Nephi, Utah,
pioneers Oct. 2, 1851). She was born 1858. Their children:
Nephi; Grace; Lucile, died. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Member 23d quorum seventies; missionary to New Zea-
land 1875-77; bishop's counselor; superintendent 7th ward
Sunday school 40 years; president Pioneer stake. Carpenter
and contractor.



McLAWS, JOHN (son of John McLaws, born June, 1793,
Campsle, Scotland, and Sarah Whitworth, born July 23, 1802,
Dalmotter, Scotland married July 28, 1817). Born Nov.
27, 1827, Renfrew, Scotland. Came to Utah August, 1851.

Married Joanna Ross Dec. 6, 1850 (daughter of Daniel
Ross and Agnes McKeller married April 28, 1814). She was
born Dec. 23, 1831. Their children: John b. Sept. 14, 1862,
m. Sophia De La Mare 1875; Daniel Ross b. March 6, 1854,
m. Julia Lee June 7, 1876; William b. Feb. 16, 1856, m. Mary
Herron April 19, 1880; George b. March 9, 1858, m. Ella
Herron; Robert Fleming b. April 7, 1860, m. Florence Ful-
mer; Agnes McKeller b. Dec. 31, 1861. m. Peter M. Clegg;
Alexander b. Aug. 28, 1864; Sarah Whitworth b. June 30,
1866; Jane b. May 30, 1867; Catherine b. March 29, 1869,
m. George Fulmer; Joanna b. Aug. 27, 1871; Mary Ann b. Aug.
14, 1874, m. A. M. Shields; James b. Aug. 14, 1874. Family
home Tooele, Utah

McLAWS, JOHN, JR. (son of John McLaws and Joanna
Ross). Born Sept. 14, 1852, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Married Sophia De La Mare Dec. 27, 1875, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Philip De La Mare and Mary Chivlier, pioneers
1851), who was born Aug. 10, 1857, Tooele, Utah. Their
children: John William b. Aug. 3, 1876, m. Ellen Elsie
Bradshaw March 7, 1900; Joanna b. Nov. 22, 1877; Francis
b. Feb. 24, 1880, m. Lydla Pearl Flake Sept. 27, 1901; Mary
Alice b. Jan. 20. 1882, m. R. A. Wilkinson April 20, 1910;
Walter b. Nov. 11, 1883; Agnes Estella b. Aug. 29, 1885. m.
F. L. Cummins March 17, 1909; Robert b. Nov. 12, 1887;
Philip Delmar b. July 4, 1889; Jennie b. March 1, 1891; Kuby
Elizabeth b. Jan. 30, 1894; Millie May b. Dec. 6, 1896; Daniel
Ross b. Dec. 31. 1897; Archie Leo b. Oct. 29, 1899. Family
home St. Joseph, Ariz.

High priest; stake superintendent Sunday schools Little
Colorado stake. First postmaster at Allen, now St. Joseph,
Ariz. High counselor Snowflake stake.



Drummond b. Jan. 15, 1845, m. John Priestley; Grace, d.
Infant; Israelus, d. infant; William Athol, m. Rachel Smith;
Virginia Faithful, m. William Major; Donald Henderson b.
Aug. 16, 1855; Alexander b. Aug. 12, 1867, m. Frances Laura
Mitchell; James Bruce, d. infant; Hannah E. b. March 16.
1860, m. Charles J. Foulger; Mary A. b. April 28, 1862, m.
Charles M. Latyon; Joseph H. b. July 31, 1865. Family home.
Salt Lake City.

Missionary to Great Britain 1865-69; member llth ward
bishopric; first superintendent of llth ward Sunday school.
First rope-maker In Utah. Merchant. Died Jan. 20, 1887.
Salt Lake City.

McMASTER, JOHN BRIGHAM (son of William Athol Mc-
Master and Margaret D. Ferguson of Scotland, married
Sept. 2, 1842). Born Aug. 17, 1843, Dumfermline, Scotland.
Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn company.

Married Elizabeth M. Forrest December, 1869. Salt Lake
City (daughter of Thomas M. and Elizabeth Ferguson For-
rest, Vale of Levon, Scotland; came to Utah June 25, 1869,
Ellas Morris company). She was born March 6, 1844. Their
children: William O. b. March 25, 1871; Thomas M. b. July 21,
1872; Margeret D. b. Sept. 12. 1874; John b. April 14, 1877.
Family home Brigham City, Utah.

High priest; missionary to Scotland 1895-96; bishop.
Treasurer; commissioner; justice of the peace; school
trustee; member of city council. Merchant.

McMASTER, ALEXANDER (son of William Athol McMaster
and Margaret D. Ferguson). Born Aug. 12, 1857, Salt Lake
City.

Married Frances Laura Mitchell Dec. 27, 1883, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Frederick A. H. F. Mitchell and Margaret
Thompson of Salt Lake City, pioneers 1853), who was born
March 20, 1866. Their children: Lucile b. June 10, 1885.
m. Daniel Coulam; Alexander b. March 11, 1888, m. Hazel
Pepper; Frank Athol b. Sept. 24, 1890; Frances Laura b.
April 12, 1897. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Member 67th quorum seventies; missionary to southern
states 1887-89; member high council of Ensign stake; super-
intendent llth ward Sunday school. Justice of peace, fifth
precinct, two terms; judge of juvenile court, third district.
Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele counties. Printer and editor;
lawyer.



McMICHAEL, ROBERT (son of Thomas McMichael of
Thornebank, Scotland). Born Aug. 9, 1811, tn Ireland. Came
to Utah Sept. 3, 1852, Abraham O. Smoot company.

Married Elizabeth McMullen, Scotland (daughter of John
McMullen and Elizabeth Plckett of Scotland, pioneers Sept.
3, 1852, Abraham O. Smoot company). She was born March
20, 1816. Their children: Jane b. Jan. 3, 1836, died; Eliza-
beth b. Dec. 18, 1836, m. E. H. Rodeback; Mary Ann b. Dec.
27. 1838, m. Franklin Hodge; John b. Jan. 27, 1841, died;
William b. Feb. 9, 1842, m. Arsula Brim 1863; Robert b.
March 25, 1844, m. Celestia Griffiths; Sarah b. Oct 7, 1845,
m. Goerge B. Lymes; Martha b. May 8, 1848, m. Adelbert
Hillhouse; Joseph Clements b. Oct. 1, 1850, died; Maria b.
July 14, 1853, m. Robert McQueen; Isabell Esther b. Feb.
13, 1855, m. Hugh H. McQueen; Emma b. Sept. 11, 1857,
m. Jonah Birch. Family home Sugar House, Utah.

Died In 1896.

McMICHAEL, WILLIAM (son of Robert McMichael and
Elizabeth McMullen, pioneers Sept. 3, 1852, with Abraham O.
Smoot company). Born Feb. 9. 1842, Scotland.

Married Arsula Brim 1863. Coalville, Utah (daughter of
Verness and Margaret Brim of Nauvoo, 111., pioneers 1852),
who was born April 1844. Their children: Elizabeth b. 1864.
m. John Leonard Frazier; Sarah Margaret b. 1865, m. Robert
Birch; Martha Jane b. 1867, m. Alma Stonebreaker; William
Frederick, died; Robert Verness b. 1871, m. Alice Alferetta
Johnson, d. 1910; Deseret Amelia b. 1873, m. William Sar-
gent. Family home Summit Co., Utah.

Married Elizabeth Robinson 1878, Coalville, Utah (daugh-
ter of Samuel and Ann Soar Robinson of Eastwood, Not-
tingham, Eng.; former came to Utah 1873 by rail. Samuel
Robinson company). She was born Jan. 1, 1860. Their chil-
dren: William Henry b. May 12, 1879, d. Sept. 4, 1879;
Le Roy b. July B, 1880, m. Margaret Fadliest; Mary Anice
b. June 9, 1886, m. John H. Young; Theone Theressa b.
Sept. 30. 1892. Family home Summit Co., Utah.



MeMASTER, WILLIAM ATHOL (son of Peter McMaster and
Grace Henderson of Scotland). Born Sept. 20, 1816,
Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland. Came to Utah Oct. 1,
1864, Daniel Garn company.

Married Margaret Drummond Ferguson 1841, Paisley,
Scotland (daughter of James Ferguson and Margaret Drum-
mond of Scotland). Their children: John Brigham b. Aug.
IS. 1843. m. Elizabeth Forrest, m. Vera Forrest; Margaret



McMILLAN, DAVID (son of Hugh McMillan and Catherine
Fowler of Ballyrick, County of Down, Ireland). Born
March 10, 1860, at Ballyrick. Came to Utah October, 1890,
Independent company.

Married Agnes Bell March 2, 1888, Laramie, Wyo. (daugh-
ter of Thomas Bell and Agnes Cumingham of Sprlngside,
Ayrshire, Scotland; came to Utah October, 1890). She was
born Dec. 17. 1869. Their children: Agnes Cumingham b.
Dec. 16. 1889, m. Charles Henry Hill; Hugh b. Jan. 3, 1891;
Catherine Fowler b. April 7. 1892; Thomas b. April 4, 1894;
Margerite b. Nov. 18, 1901; Mary Burns b. Jan. 25, 1903;
David b. Dec. 14, 1905, died; John M. Baxter b. March 1,
1908. Family home Clear Creek, Carbon Co., Utah.

High priest; bishop of Clear Creek ward. Carbon stake,
Oct. 29, 1911, of Kemmerer ward, Woodruff stake, Wyoming,
Feb. 2, 1902; counselor to Presiding Elder Daniel Clark,
Kemmerer branch; Sunday school superintendent. School
trustee Clear Creek; coal mine inspector Clear Creek.
Moved from Wyoming to Castle Gate, Utah, 1890; to Clear
Creek, 1907. Engaged in coal mining.



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MoMULLIN, HENRY (son of Archible and Sarah Lufkin
McMullin of Vinal Haven, Me.). Born 1816 at Vinal Haven.
Came to Utah Sept. 3, 1855, with John Hlndley company.

Married Mary Pierce (daughter of Joslah and Elizabeth
Hudson Pierce of Vinal Haven, pioneers Sept. 3, 1855, John
Hlndley company). She was born 1824. Their children:
Albert Eats b. July 15, 1847, m. Nancy Jane Ross; Alphonzo
Payson, m. Lucy Witt; Calvin Pendleton, died; Henry Luf-
kin, m. Nettie Murdock; Sarah Jane, m. Thomas Hicken;
Susan, died; Edwin Pierce. Family home Heber City, Utah.

High priest; member of high council. Selectman; post-
master. Carpenter. Died May 2, 1886, Heber City, Utah.

McMULLIN, ALBERT E. (son of Henry McMullin and Mary
Pierce, Vinal Haven, Me.). Born July 15, 1847, Vinal
Haven. Came to Utah with father.

Married Nancy Jane Ross Dec. 15, 1868, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas and Rachel Smith Ross, Heber, Utah,
pioneers 1850), who was born Dec. 11, 1848. Their children:
Estella Jane b. Oct. 26, 1869, m. Ernest Ekins Jan. 3, 1891;
Albert Orlando b. Oct. 14, 1871, m. Annie Bryner Jan. I.
1894; Bryant Ross b. Jan. 24, 1874, m. Manerva Ellis; Rachel
Arietta b. Dec. 24, 1876, died; Mary Elizabeth b. Jan. 20.
1878, m. Lee Caunaday; Florence Lucinda b. Jan. 22, 1880,
died; Elmer Henry b. Jan. 20, 1882, m. Ethel Jenson; Clara
b. March 14, 1884, died; Chloe Clair b. March 14, 1884, m.
lanthus Barlow; Leanor b. Aug. 28, 1886, died; Thomas
Nelson b. June 4, 1889; LeRoy b. Jan. 15, 1892.

Married Elizabeth F. Bell July 25, 1877, St. George, Utah
(daughter of William Bell and Jane Laidlaw of Heber
City, Utah, pioneers 1853), who was born Sept. 15, 1858.
Their children: Jane Ann b. May 26, 1878, m. George N.
Hill; Nellie Bell b. Dec. 31. 1880, m. Maronl Turner; Mary
Luclle b. April 30, 1882, m. Van Tromp; William Bell b.
Sept. 6, 1884, m. Bertha Ellis; Elizabeth Bell b. Oct. 5,
1886, died; Susan Bell b. Aug. 11, 1888, m. Lewis Ray;
Althora Bell Feb. 14, 1898; Ruby Bell b. Oct. 15, 1900.
Families resided at Wellington, Carbon Co., Utah.

High priest; member of high council Heber, Utah; bishop
at Wellington, Emery Co., Utah. Constable of Heber; road
supervisor. Contractor and farmer.



McMURRAY, JOHN (son of William McMurray). Born March
1798. Came to Utah October, 1852, Warren Snow company.

Married Mary Hutton Aug. 18, 1821 (daughter of Simeon
Hutton and Mary Underwood, latter a pioneer October.
1852, Warren Snow company). She was born Nov. 6, 1801.
Their children: James b. Dec. 24, 1829, m. Elizabeth Steven-
son; Joseph b. April 13, 1832, m. Elizabeth Fairchlld; Charles
K. b. June 24, 1854, m. Melvina Wilson; Arrabella, m. Oliver
Weatherby 1846; Matilda J. b. 1836, m. Willam C. Martin-
dale 1854; Harriet Lucinda b. 1840, m. Moroni Fairchild
1853.

High priest. Died October, 1853, Salt Lake City.

McMURRAT, JAMES (son of John McMurray and Mary
Hutton). Born at Hodgetown, Pa., Dec. 24, 1829.

Married Elizabeth Stevenson, Salt Lake City (daughter
of John Stevenson, and Mary Vickers, pioneers 1862, Joseph
Home company). She was born Dec. 21, 1828, Breaston,
Eng. Their children: James S. b. July 13, 1863, m. Sarah
Orr Aug. 5, 1886; John S. b. March 6, 1865, m. Clara D.
Hymas April 9, 1891; Charles b. Nov. 30, 1866, d. Infant;
Jesse b. Oct. 3, 1867; Mary b. April 3, 1870, died June 1870;
Hannah M. b. May 13, 1871; Fanny Lee b. Nov. 2, 1873, m.
Samuel Hymas Oct. 17, 1900; Bertha b. Nov. 5, 1876, m.
Julius Fairchild 1904; George V. b. Jan. 1, 1880, m. Nellie
Austin Oct. 11, 1905. Family home Liberty, Bear Lake coun-
ty, Idaho.

High priest; second counselor in Liberty ward a number
of years.



I,, THOMAS (son of Thomas McNeil, born March 20,
1769, and Emily Selkirk, of Scotland). Born Feb. 15, 1823,
Tranent, Scotland. Came to Utah October, 1859.

Married Jannette Reid June 19, 1845 (daughter of Peter
and Margaret Martin Reid), who was born Aug. 2, 1823.
Their children: Margaret b. April 14, 1846, m. Henry Ballard
May 5, 1861; Thomas b. Dec. 6, 1847, m. Mary J. Montgomery
March 11, 1872; Emily b. June 19, 1849, m. Henry Ballard
Oct. 4, 1867; James Reid b. Oct. 24, 1854, m. Phebe Ann
Merrill March 15, 1875; Charles T. b. May 1, 1856, m. Emma
Hibbard Dec. 1880; Joseph b. Jan. 14, 1859, d. 1875; Jannet
Jane b. March 14, 1861, m. Robert Davidson; William R. b.
May 3. 1863; Hyrum b. Oct. 30, 1864; George b. Oct. 17, 1866,
m. Ellen Becket. Family home Logan, Utah.

Presiding elder Tranent, Scotland, 1849-66; first counselor
to Bishop Robert Davidson May 31, 1877.

McNEIL, JAMES REID (son of Thomas McNeil and Jannette
Reid). Born Oct. 24, 1854, Tranent, Scotland.

Married Phebe Ann Merrill March 15. 1875. at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Marriner Wood Merrill and Sarah Ann
Atkinson, pioneers 1853, William Atkinson company). She
was born Oct. 24, 1854, Bountiful, Utah. Their children:
Sarah Jannette b. Sept. 16, 1876, d. June 5, 1878; Mary Mar-
graret b. Sept. 16, 1876, d. Sept. 16, 1876; Phebe Deseret b.
Oct. 29, 1878, d. Jan. 19, 1901; Chloe Leona b. Nov. 3, 1880, m.
Thomas O. Howell July 17, 1901; Ida lone b. Aug. 23, 1882.
m. James A. Hadley July 6, 1905; James Reid b. Dec. 7, 1884.
d. June 20, 1885; Marriner Wood b. Dec. 7, 1884, m. Lucy
Elvira Cnfferty; J. Taylor b. Nov. 12, 1886, d. Nov. 12, 1886;
Rhoda Wlnerfred b. Feb. 20, 1888, d. Aug. 23, 1892; Preston
Morril b. May 3. 1890, d. Oct. 7, 1891; Velma Ethel b. June 21,



1892, m. George H. Gardner Jan. 6, 1911; Elva Mahala b.
March 27, 1895. Family home Preston, Idaho.

Married Jane Montgomery (McNeil) July 30, 1889, Salt
Lake City, Utah (daughter of John and Ann Montgomery),
who was born Aug. 2, 1853, England. Children by former
marriage: Joseph Reid b. June 17, 1881, d. Sept. 14, 1898;
Margaret Roxie b. May 13, 1884, m. Orson F. Lewis; Henry
Ballard b. Feb. 1, 1887. m. Ruby Hakes.

Married Elizabeth Nlelson April 5, 1882 (daughter of Peter
Nlelson and Huldah Fransiski Larson), who was born July
19, 1865, Peterson, Morgan Co., Utah. Their children:
William Reid b. March 1, 1884, m. Edith Chedgzey Feb. 16,
1913; Thomas Peter b. Nov. 10, 1886, d. Sept. 18, 1887; Huldah
Emily b. Oct. 22, 1889, m. Henry E. Larson Sept 14, 1910;
Mary Elizabeth b. April 19, 1892; Esther Erastus b. May
24, 1895; James Russell b. July 19, 1898, d. March 8, 1900;
Edgar Verne b. Dec. 7, 1901; John Nielson b. May 7, 1904;
Vaughn b. Sept. 11, 1907. d. Sept. 11, 1907; Mar b. May 2.
1912, d. Jan. 29, 1913.

Missionary to Ramah, McKinley county, N. M. Moved to
Fairview, Idaho, 1896, to Preston, Idaho 1907. Member
Onelda stake high council; bishop of Ramah ward, New
Mexico.



McPHERSON, JAMBS RAMSAY (son of Dav'd McPherson.
born 1804, Dundee, Forfarshire, and Mary Ramsay, born
July 26, 1803, Arley, Scotland married 1823). He was born
March 31, 1831, Glenproson, Forfarshire. Came to Utah
Dec. 9, 1853, Preston Thomas company.

Married Jane Ann Ollorton July IB, 1860, Eccleston, Lan-
caster, Eng. (daughter of John Ollorton and Alice Dandy,
pioneers Nov. 30, 1856, Edward Martin company). She was
born Jan. 2, 1841. Their children: Mary Lovina b. Nov. 27,
1861, m. William Andrews Wright Feb. 10, 1881; James b.
April 6, 1863; Alice Ann b. Oct. 28, 1864, m. James Banford
Riches Oct. 9, 1884; John William b. Jan. 28, 1867, m. Mary
Jane Jones Sept. 11, 1895; Seth Ollorton b. Ju'y 13, 1869, m.
Margaret Shaw July 18, 1894; Jane Ann b. Feb. 26, 1871;
Elizabeth Helen b. Nov. 1, 1872, m. Marcus Lorenzo Swoby
June 6, 1901; Rose b. June 3, 1874, m. Osmond Card July 19.
1903; Thomas Whitson b. Jan. 29, 1876; Janet b. Feb. 27,
1877; Esabell Estelle b. June 15, 1878; Heber Ernest b. June
28, 1880, m. Emeline Huggins Dec. 5, 1906; Amelia b. Aug.
15, 1882; Bertha b. Jan. 2, 1884; Ruby b. Nov. 23, 1886, m.
Abner Bigler, Jr., Oct. 9, 1909.

Missionary to England 1884-85. Director of Nephl Irriga-
tion Company. Councilman of Nephi 1889-92; member board
of education 1890 and 1892. Vice-president of Nephi Co-op.
1896. Member of Captain Picton's company of Infantry;
transferred to Col. Warren S. Snow's regiment of cavalry.
Member of Gen. Horace S. Eldredge's company In Septem-
ber, 1858. Captain of Home Guard, Monroe, Sevier county,
1866-67.



McaUARRIE, ALLAN (son of Hector McQuarrie, born 1769.
Kildalton, Argyleshire, Scotland, and Annie McQualg. born
1759). He was born Oct. 22, 1800, Kildalton. Came to Utah
Sept. 12, 1867, Jesse B. Martin company.

Married Agnes Mathieson 1831 (daughter of Nell Mathie-
son and Agnes Graham married at North Knapdale,
Argyleshire). She was born Jan. 1, 1807. Their children:
Robert b. Aug. 17, 1832. m. Mena Funk April 29, 1860; Hector
b. Oct. 2, 1834, m. Agnes Gray Nov. 29, 1857; Mary G. b. Jan.
20, 1837, d. infant; Neil b. May 12, 1839, rn. Margaret Thomson
April 12, 1869; Agnes b. Dec. 8, 1841, m. Lester J. Herrick
June 22, 1867; John b. March 9, 1844, m. Mary E. Ensign
Nov. 13, 1871; Mary M. b. Aug. 23, 1846, m. Edward Bunker
April 20. 1861.

Ordained high priest Feb. 1, 1869, by Charles R. Dana.

McQUARRIE, ROBERT (son of Allan McQuarrie and Agnes
Mathieson). Born Aug. 17, 1832. North Knapdale, Scotland.

Married Mena Funk April 29, 1860, Ogden, Utah (daughter
of Dedrick Funk and Christina Madsdaughter, pioneers
1859, James S. Brown company). She was born Dec. 20,
1834, Brunholm, Denmark.

Married Hester Summerhays Ballam (widow of Mr.
Ballam and mother of Alice M. b. July 25, 1874, d. infant;
Isaac A. b. Feb. 6, 1876, d. infant; Frederick T. b. April 22,
1877, m. Lurany E. Grant Nov. 28, 1900; Florence b. Feb.
18, 1879, m. Frederick Elwood May 9, 1900; Willard b.
March 18, 1881, m. Eliza E. Peterson June 8, 1905). Only
child: Robert S. b. July 16, 1886, m. Lilly E. Mikkleson
Nov. 21, 1906. Family resided Ogden and Hyde Park, Cache
Co., Utah.

High priest; presided over second ward, Ogden; mission-
ary to Great Britain two years; bishop of Ogden, second
ward, 1877; stake tithing clerk for 12 years; Sunday school
superintendent at Ogden, second ward, two years. County
treasurer four years, Weber county; alderman second mu-
nicipal ward of Ogden 1882-85; Ogden city councilman six
years; Weber county treasurer eight years; school trustee
six years; Ogden city treasurer two years; county commis-
sioner three years.



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NAEF, JACOB I. (son of Johannes Naef and Elizabeth
Schweitzer of Ebnat, St. Gallen, Switzerland). Born Nov.
1, 1836, at Ebnat. Came to Utah Sept. 3, 1860. James D.
Ross company.



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Married Mary Frey May 29, 1860, Florence, Neb. (daugh-
ter of Jacob Frey and Barbara Erni of Babikon, St. Gallen,
Switzerland, latter died at sea April, 1860). She was born
April 9, 1840. Their children: Mary L. b. May 14, 1861, m.
Peter W. Maughan; Jacob D. b. Jan. 11, 1864, m. Jennie L.
Parker; Robert H. b. March 7, 1866, m. Rosali Haderli;
Lydia E. b. Dec. 20, 1868, m. Halsey D. Fullmer; Annie E. b.
April 8, 1870, m. Albert J. Hewlett; John A. b. April 7,
1872, m. Mary Parker; Joseph W. b. March 5, 1874, m. Min-
nie Parker; Rudolph G. b. May 9, 1876, m. Ellen Archibald;
Elsie B. b. April 6, 1881, m. Ernest Kendrick. Family homo
Providence, Utah.

Married Anna Kathrina Tobler Oct. 29, 1873, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Martin Tobler and Anna Kathrina
Klarer of Herian, Switzerland), who was born May 21, 1855.
Their children: Hyrum J. b. Sept. 6, 1874, m. Elizabeth
Backer; Annie K. b. Feb. 6, 1876, m. Elmer S. Merrill;
Ernest A. b. March 19, 1878, m. Violet Ivle; Franklin U. b.
March 30, 1880, m. Annie M. Stone; Rhoda B. b. Feb. 26,
1882, m. Niels C. Olsen; Daniel C. b. April 27, 1884, m. Katie
Scheibel; Rosa E. b. April 26, 1886, m. Samuel Buckley; Lily
J. b. Dec. 28, 1888, m. Jacob A. Wheeler; Elmer M. b. April
26, 1891; Arnold E. b. March 8, 1894. Family home Mapleton.
Idaho.

Missionary to Switzerland and Germany 1885-87. Secre-
tary of Irrigation Company; farmer; lumberman; weaver;
rancher.



NATE, SAMSON (son of Richard Nate and Sarah New of
Upton-on-Severn, Eng.). Born May 8, 1834, Worcestershire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 9, 1853, George Kendall company.

Married Mary Ann Cottrell December, 1852 (daughter of
Benjamin Cottrell), who was born Dec. 23, 1831, and came
to Utah with husband. Their children: Samson W. b. Oct.
24, 1854, m. Alice Kellsey; Mary Ann b. March 4, 1857, m.
Joseph Lewis; Sarah Jane b. March 1, 1859, m. Reuben
Oakey; Willard Benjamin b. April 18, 1861, m. Ann Bird
Oct. 3, 1888; Elizabeth H. b. May 6, 1863, m. George H. Cook;
George b. June 1866; Lucy Ann b. May 17, 1868, m. Theo-
dore Dayton; Rosina M. b. June 19, 1870, m. James Sparks
Oct. 3, 1888; Effle Minerva b. Dec. 27, 1872, m. Alfonso
Quayle. Family home Fort Herriman, Utah.

Married Elizabeth Cornell Feb. 17, 1864, Salt Lake City



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