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Their children: Maria b. Aug. 28, 1854, d. 1866; Hyrum Smith
b. Sept. 15, 1856, d. Sept. 26, 1867; Soren Anderson b. Oct.
1, 1858, d. 1880; Celia b. Dec. 30, 1860, m. Niels Mortensen,
d Oct. 18, 1890; Andrew b. Feb. 5. 1863, d. 1866; Marion b.
March 17, 1865, m. William H. Eccles March 17, 1883; Hans
b. April 3, 1867, d. May 3. 1879; Sarah S. b. March 31, 1870,
m. Philip L. Orth Dec. 23, 1904. Family resided Salt Lake
City 1857-64, then at Huntsville, Utah.



SCOTT, ANDREW HUNTER (son of Joshua Scott, born Sept.
17, 1785, and Ann Keen, born Oct. 19, 1788, both in Bucks
county, Pa.). He was born Aug. 21, 1815, Middleton, Bucks
county. Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1851, Morris Phelps company.

Married Sarah L. Sleeper Feb. 1838, who was born July 21,
1816. Their children: George C. b. July 8, 1840, m. Cornelia
E. Kennedy Dec. 25, 1861; Mary Emma b. Feb. 21, 1843, m.
George W. Ivins; Hyrum Smith b. April 1, 1845, d. June 17,
1862; Ann Eliza and Ann Margaret (twins) b. March 8, *849.
Family home Bristol, N. J.

Married Sarah Ann Roe Jan. 12, 1851, Kanesville, Iowa
(daughter of George Humphrey Roe, died 1847, Philadelphia,
Pa., and Abby Jane Weldon married in 1831, Philadelphia
latter pioneer with son, George W., Sept. 26, 1851, Morris
Phelps company). She was born Sept. 26, 1832, at Phila-
delphia. Their children: Franklin b. Dec. 1. 1861, m. Sarah
Ellen Stubbs; m. Eliza Stubbs; Sir Walter b. March 17,
1863, m. Martha J. Taylor; m. Harriet Broadhead; Anna b.
March 2, 1856, m. John A. Wilkens; Andrew Hunter b. Nov.
27, 1856, m. Winifred Taylor; m. Myrtle Warwood; Mary
Emma b. Sept. 14, 1858, m. Jesse Harding; Canby b. Oct. 28,
1860, m. Eliza B. Cook; Sarah Ann b. June 7, 1862, m. W. J.
Hardy; Abby Jane b. Jan. 30, 1864, m. William Joseph Taylor;
Howard b. March 23, 1866, m. Eunice L. Stubbs; Roselle
Eugene b. May 18, 1868, m. Mary E. Peay; Francelle b. Feb.
6, 1871, m. Walter Sorensen. Family home Provo, Utah.

Married Martha Ann Norton April 1, 1856, Prove (daugh-
ter of John Westley Norton, and Dorotha Osburn, who came
to Utah 1854). She was born Sept. 28, 1840, Limestone, Ala.
Their children: William Norton, m. Marietta Clark; Lois D.;
General W.; Milton; Flora; Dallas L.

Settled at Provo 1851. Bishop 1861-74. Superintendent
of construction of fort wall around city 1864. Built first
schoolhouse In second ward; first Utah county courthouse
1867-78; Provo meeting house 1861-62, and Provo Woolen
Mills 1870-74. Also constructed canyon roads, bridges and
dams on the Provo river. Conducted an oxtrain of 48 wagons
across the plains 1866. One of the organizers and president
of the Utah County Agricultural & Home Manufacturing
society. Nurseryman; fruit and seedsman. City recorder;
assessor and councilman; mayor of Provo six years.

SCOTT, GEORGE COMB (son of Andrew Hunter Scott
and Sarah Lee Sleeper). Born July 8, 1840, Vincent, N. J.
Came to Utah Sept. 1851, with Morris Phelps company.



Married Cornelia Elmina Kennedy Dec. 26, 1861, Provo,
Utah (daughter of Charles Kennedy and Elvira Clark of
Provo, Utah, pioneers Sept. 23, 1848, Brigham Young com-
pany). She was born Nov. 4, 1844. Their children: Anna
Eliza b. Oct. 3, 1862, died; Frances Cornelia b. Dec. 4, 1863,
m. Mads Peter Madsen; George Combe, Jr. b. Feb. 12, 1866,
m. Josephine Jacobsen; Hulda Elvira b. Oct. 16, 1868, m.
Charles Nelson; Susan Elmina b. Oct. 13, 1870, m. Joseph
Madsen; Sarah May b. May 6, 1873, m. Lars Jacobsen; Hyrum
Clark b. Aug. 30, 1875, m. Emily Jacobsen; Mary Emma b.
Dec. 11, 1877, m. Frank Hopkins; Charles Kennedy b. Dec.
10, 1880, m. Lula Dilatouch; Lula Belle b. Jan. 25, 1885, m.
David Lee; Anthony b. July 21, 1887, died. Family home
Lake View, Utah.

Member 34th quorum seventies; ward and Sunday school
teacher. Farmer; rancher; miner. Indian war veteran,
also in Johnston army trouble. Echo Canyon.

SCOTT, GEORGE COMB, JR. (son of George Comb Scott
and Cornelia Elmina Kennedy). Born Feb. 12, 1866, Provo,
Utah.

Married Josephine Jacobsen Jan. 2, 1890, Manti, Utah
(daughter of Lars Jacobsen, Sr., and Inger Andres Thomp-
son of Lake View, Utah, pioneers 1857, with Chr. Chris-
tiansen handcart company). She was born April 11, 1867.
Their children: Frances Fern b. Oct. 7, 1890; Johanna b.
Oct. 3, 1892; Josephine b. July 16, 1895; Dellvar b. Jan.
24, 1898; Delillie b. Sept. 4, 1900; George Combe b. June
24, 1903; Orthellia b. Jan. 25, 1906; Effle b. May 2, 1909.

Elder. Constable of Provo. Dairyman; farmer.

SCOTT, SIR WALTER (son of Andrew Hunter Scott and
Sarah Ann Roe). Born March 17, 1853, Provo, Utah.

Married Martha Jane Taylor Dec. 15, 1873, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Joseph Taylor and Mary Bowering,
pioneers 1853). She was born March 30, 1856, Provo, Utah.
Their children: Mary b. Sept. 5, 1874, d. infant; Walter
Taylor b. Dec. 25, 1875, m. Lillie F. Peay; Martha b. Oct.
14, 1877, d. infant.

Married Harriet Broadhead April 9. 1880, Salt Lake City
(daughter of David Broadhead and Harriet Belts, pioneers
1853). She was born Nov. 16, 1853, Salt Lake City. Their
children: Seth b. March 7, 1881, m. Isabelle Harrison; Reed
b. March 7, 1883, m. Mary Jennings; Harriet b. Aug. 28,
1884; Lexia b. Feb. 25, 1886; David b. Aug. 22, 1887, m.
Margaret F. Duke; Bird b. Dec. 12, 1888; Kate b. April 13,
1890, m. Ernest J. Mangum; Oran b. Nov. 4, 1891; Clarence
b. April 25, 1894; Zina b. July 25, 1896; True b. March 22,
1898. Family home Provo, Utah.

Farmer.

SCOTT, ANDREW HUNTER (son of Andrew Hunter Scott
and Sarah Ann Roe). Born Nov. 27, 1856, Provo, Utah.

Married Winifred Taylor at Provo (daughter of William
Joseph Taylor and Mary Bowering of Provo). She was born
Nov. 26, 1862. Their children: Andrew H. b. Feb. 27. 1877. m.
Jennie Parks; Lewis Canby b. April 9, 1880, m. Zina Jor-
genson; William Joseph b. May 6, 1883, died; Winnlfred b.
April 3, 1884, died; Arthur D. b. Sept. 18, 1885, m. Hattie
Vincent; Clyde b. March 22, 1888, m. Nellie Roby; Norman
b. Oct. 9, 1890, m. Martha Parkins; L. Vera b. Nov. 29, 1895;
Lamar b. Aug. 25, 1899, Provo, Utah.

Married Myrtle Warwood June 16, 1904, Provo, Utah
(daughter of John Warwood, Jr., and Eliza Taylor of Nephl,
Utah). She was born Dec. 30, 1885. Their children: Winnl-
fred b. March 3, 1905; Fern b. July 23, 1907; Virginia b.
March 22, 1909.

Elder; Sunday school teacher. Farmer. Family home
Provo, Utah.

SCOTT, CANBY (son of Andrew Hunter Scott and Sarah
Ann Roe). Born Oct. 28, 1860, Provo, Utah.

Married Eliza B. Cook Nov. 29, 1883, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Luke Cook and Louisa Burton of Wales, pio-
neers 1853, Vincent Shurtliff oxteam company). She was
born Aug. 22, 1856. Their children: Lorin b. Nov. 29, 1884,
died; Ethel Daisy b. Aug. 30, 1886, m. Henry Clay Spencer;
Eliza Louise b. Dec. 3, 1887, m. Carlyle C. Cochran; Verna
Grace b. Oct. 3, 1891; Inez Silvia b. Feb. 28, 1893; Irvine
Leslie b. Aug. 15, 1896. Family home Provo, Utah.

City councilman, Provo. Farmer.

SCOTT, HOWARD (son of Andrew Hunter Scott and
Sarah Ann Roe). Born March 23, 1866, Provo, Utah.

Married Eunice Lester Stubbs Dec. 10, 1890, Manti, Utah
(daughter of Richard Stubbs and Eleanor Ware of Chester-
shire, Eng., pioneers 1852, Jerome Benson oxteam company).
She was born Dec. 21, 1865. Their children: Howard Arvil
b. Nov. 17, 1891; Wayne b. July 14, 1894; Morris Stubbs
b. Oct. 16, 1899; Elva Fawn b. May 31, 1901; Ruby Ellen
b. July 1, 1904; William Delose b. Aug. 30, 1906. Family
home Provo, Utah.

Elder. Farmer.



SCOTT, JOHN (son of Jacob Scott and Sarah Warnock of
Toronto, Canada). Born May 6, 1811, Armagh, Ireland.
Came to Utah 1848, John Scott company.

Married Elizabeth Meneary 1836 (daughter of William
Meneary and Catherine McMillin), who was born Sept. 10,
1815, Dublin, Ireland. Their children: Isaac b. Feb. 15, 1837,
m. Martha Moor; Matilda b. Nov. 1, 1838; Louisa b. March
20, 1840, m. Edward Morgan; Ephraim b. June 6, 1842, m.
Sarah Ellen Smithies; John W. b. Nov. 6, 1844, m. Fanny
Martah Ellis, m. Marinda V. Weaver; Elizabeth b. March 15,



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1847, m. Robert Smithies; Heber M. b. Nov. 1, 1849, and Sarah
C. b. July 4, 1852, died; Josiah b. Aug. 20, 1854, m. Mary E.
Walton; Sophia b. Aug. 20, 1857, m. Edward Morgan; Alfonzo
b. Jan. 28, 1859, m. Caroline E. Pratt; Alvina b. Jan. 28, 1859,
m. Thomas H. Ellis. Family home Mill Creek, Utah.

Married Mary Pugh 1844, Nauvoo, 111. (daughter of Ed-
ward Pugh of Sussex, Eng.). Their children: Hyrum b.
July 15, 1846, m. Amelia Morgan; Mary E. b. May 22, 1849,
and Eliza A. b. Oct. 20, 1852, m. Peter S. Barson; Lucy J.
b. April 19, 1855; Vilate b. May 12, 1861, m. Fred Fowler.

Married Sarah A. Willis 1846, who was born Feb. 4, 1825.
Their children: Joseph L. b. April 16, 1847, m. Sarah J.
Hemsley; Rebecca A. b. March 25, 1849; Simeon W. b. Aug.
25, 1851, m. Martha Ellis; Zebulon b. Dec. 22, 1853; Wil-
liam R. b. Dec. 25, 1855, m. Mary L. Green; Hannah M.
b. March 2, 1859, m. John G. Morgan; Martha L. b. July
19. 1861, m. McDonald; Sarah M. b. Feb. 3, 1864, m. Wins-
low F. Walker; Benjamin F. b. Aug. 7, 1868, m. Rebecca
Hemsley.

Married Esther Teates 1860 (daughter of George Teates
and Mary Chance), who was born April 4, 1843, in Worces-
tershire, Eng., and came to Utah 1859, handcart company.
Their children: Brlgham b. April 22, 1861, m. Sarah Stod-
dard; Mary L. April 1863; George T. b. Aug. 20, 1865, m.
Esther Lishman; Sarah M. b. Nov. 22, 1867, m. Henry Bair;
Esther A. b. Dec. 23, 1869, m. Joseph Bindrup; Fredrick W.
b. July 27, 1872, m. Frances Rothrock.

Married Angeline Keller (daughter of Alva Keller). Their
children: Winfleld M. b. April 4, 1872; Mary b. 1874; Jacob
F. b. Feb. 19, 1876.

Settled at Salt Lake City 1848; moved to Mill Creek
1852; senior president 61st quorum seventies; missionary
to Ireland 1854-57. Member Joseph Smith's bodyguard;
colonel In Nauvoo Legion. Indian war veteran. Died 1876,
Millville, Utah.

SCOTT, EPHRAIM (son of John Scott and Elizabeth
Meneary). Born June 6, 1842.

Married Sarah Ellen Smithies Nov. 9, 1S67, Salt Lake
City (daughter of James Smithies and Nancy Knowles, pio-
neers Sept. 1847, Abraham O. Smoot company). She was
born July 5, 1846, in Nebraska. Their children: Sarah Mel-
vlna b. Aug. 29, 1868, m. Ellas S. Merrill 1889; Mary Ma-
rinda b. June 13, 1870, m. Ephraim Lawson 1888; Ann
Eliza b. Jan. 19. 1872; Ephraim Moroni b. Sept. 11, 1873,
m. Hannah Sophia Ostram 1907; James Heber b. Oct. 6,
1875, m. Maud Bybee 1901; John Robert b. Oct. 25, 1877,
m. Luella Campbell 1901; Louisa Delia b. Oct. 31, 1879, m.
Daniel O. Neville 1905; Isaac Clarence b. Dec. 5, 1881, m.
Nettie May Poole 1906; Alice May b. May 22, 1884, m. Pleas-
ant W. Dabelle 1903; Josiah Alfonzo b. Dec. 6, 1887; Sophia
Mabel b. Oct. 31, 1890, m. Clarence McMurtrey 1909. Family
home Menan, Idaho.

SCOTT, JOHN W. (son of John Scott and Elizabeth Meneary).
Born Nov. 6, 1844, Nauvoo, 111.

Married Fanny Mariah Ellis Jan. 12, 1874, Salt Lake City
(daughter of John E. Ellis and Hannah Barber, latter
pioneer 1868, Captain Hyde company). She was born July
19, 1849, in England. Their children: John W. E. b. Jan.
3, 1875, m. Hilma Olsen; Earnest R. b. Oct. 8, 1876. m.
Olive Olsen; Fanny M. b. Aug. 5, 1878; Rose E. b. June
30, 1879; Arthur L. b. Dec. 27, 1881, m. Esther Malm 1900;
David M. b. March 11, 1884; Harold S. b. Dec. 17, 1885.

Married Marinda V. Weaver March 31, 1897 (daughter
of Franklin Weaver and Sarah Holmes, latter pioneer
1847). She was born July 31, 1864, Millville, Utah. Their
children: Newel E. b. Feb. 27, 1898; Warren C. b. Dec. 30,
1900; Wilma b. June 10, 1902; Luoiie b. July 15, 1904; Frank-
lin W. b. Sept. 8, 1906. Family home Blackfoot, Idaho.



SCOVILLE, HORATIO BARDWELL (son of Ebenezer R.
Scoville and Sally Bassett of Ohio). Born Nov. 12, 1832,
Merldith, N. Y. Came to Utah in 1863 with company of
miners.

Married Maria Goodale Oct. 25, 1867, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Isaac Newton Goodale and Maria Louisa Bing-
ham of Ogden, Utah). She was born Nov. 26, 1849. Their
children: William Horatio, died; Clara Maria; Alice G.,
died; Francis Louis; Lester Seely; Horatio Bardweil; Alva
LeRoy; Joseph Goodale; Walter Bassett. Family home
Ogden, Utah.

High priest; president elders quorum. Ogden city coun-
cilman. Broom manufacturer. Died July 29, 1893.



SCOVILLE, LUCH'S X. Came to Utah 1847, Brlgham Young
company.

Married Alice at Liverpool, Eng. Their children:

William: Hyrum; Loretta, m. Rodney Swasey. Family home
Provo, Utah.

Seventy; missionary to England. Farmer. Died in 1906
at Springville, Utah.



SCROWTHER, 'WILLIAM (son of William Scrowther, born
May 27, 1827, Perth, Scotland, and Mary Ann Moon, born
June B, 1815, at Perth, both of Dundee, Scotland married
June 27, 1849). He was born Nov. 5, 1854, Dundee. Came to
Vtah Sept. 10, 1863, William B. Preston company.

Married Sirbina A. Aiken July 24, 1881 (daughter of Benja-
min B. Alken and Lavina Noble, former pioneer 1848, inde.
pendent company, latter Sept. 22, 1861, S. A. Woolley com-



pany married 1861, Smithfield, Utah). She was born Oct.
1, 1864. Their children: William b. April 17, 1884, m.
Deloris Rucker March 20, 1906; Ann b. Nov. 10, 1885; Leslie
b. Oct. 20, 1887, m. Millie Covey Feb. 12, 1907; Almeada b.
Oct. 10. 1889; Aldaray b. July 22, 1891, m. Carl A. Anderson
Sept. 20, 1911; Venna b. July 3, 1893; Melvin Aiken b. April
8, 1895; Mary b. April 2, 1897; Katie Lazell b. Oct. 29, 1899;
Zilpha Ethel b. Aug. 21, 1902; Verner Legrand b. Sept.
26, 1904. Family home, Smithfield.
Farmer.



SEAMA1V, JOHN (son of Jasper Seaman and Dyan Reed of
Ithaca, N. Y.). Born Dec. 18, 1832, Ithaca. Came to Utah Aug.
4, 1854, Bartlett Brown company.

Married Susannah Stevens Brown April 4, 1855, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Bartlett Brown and Joanna Austin Leach
of Centerville, Utah). She was born April 15, 1838, and died
April 22, 1913, at Ogden. Their children: Mary Susannah,
m. Charles W. Taggart; John William, d. March 10, 1863:
Andrew Jerome, d. Oct. 11, 1864; Joanna Dyan, m. Wiley G.
Cragun; George Alexander, m. Charlotte J. Fox; Harriet
Josephine.

Pioneer in Morgan county in 1862. Member 6th quorum
seventies; missionary to New York 1876-77; presiding elder
at Richville; second counselor in bishopric of Pleasant View
ward. School superintendent Morgan county; assessor and
collector of Morgan county 1875-76; county commissioner
of Weber county 1897-98; justice of peace. Canyon Creek pre-
cinct; school trustee, at Richville and Pleasant View; state
senator from Weber and Box Elder counties 1894. Farmer
and lumber merchant.



SEAMONS, ELIJAH (son of William Seamons of Chediston,
Suffolk, Eng., born at Allsaints, Eng., and Elizabeth King
of St. Michaels, Suffolk). He was born Feb. 14, 1836, Ched-
iston, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus H. Wheelock
company.

Married Emma Lyons (daughter of William and Mary
Lyons, who came to Utah Oct. 1, 1862, Joseph Home com-
pany). She was born Sept. 12, 1840.

Married Sarah Balls in 1873, Salt Lake City (daughter
of John Balls and Sarah Baxter), who was born Sept. 5,
1855, Linstead, Suffolk, Eng. Their children: Laura L. b.
Dec. 13, 1873, m. Herbert Elwood 1890; Emma E. b. July
20, 1877, m. John Kirby Dec. 1897; William D. b. March 26,
1879, m. Annie Jackson April 10, 1907; Joseph E. b. April 13,
1882, m. Lucy Jackson Dec. 4, 1907; John R. b. Oct. 4, 1884,
m. Hannah Lund March 10, 1909; Sarah b. March 10, 1887;
Elvira b. July 31. 1892; Henry S. b. Dec. 17, 1890; Ruby H.
b. Aug. 1, 1896. Family home Hyde Park, Utah.

Elder; high priest. Veteran Indian war; assisted in bring-
ing immigrants to Utah 1861 and 1862.



SEAMONS, HENRY (son of Henry Seamons and Mary King
of Suffolk, Eng.). Born Sept. 27, 1835, in Suffolk. Came
to Utah Aug. 28, 1860, Franklin Brown independent company,
stopping off at Rockport, Summit county, while the company
arrived at Salt Lake City Sept. 4, 1860.

Married Emma Horton in May 1860, at Omaha, Neb.
(daughter of Edmund Horton and Maria Meade of Leaming-
ton, Eng., pioneers Sept. 4, 1860, Franklin Brown company).
She was born in May 1842. Their children: Henry, d.
Infant; James Allan, d. aged 13; George Edmund, m. Cora
Stembrldge. Family home Rockport, Utah.

Married Catherine Blake April 9, 1866, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Blake and Sarah Borro of North-
molton, Devonshire, Eng.; former died on the plains, the
latter came to Utah Sept. 25, 1866, John D. Holladay com-
pany). She was born March 24, 1841. Their children:
Samuel John, d. infant; Henry E., m. Mary A. Staker;
Catherine, m. Thomas Chappell; Alfred, m. Clara S. Yates;
David E., m. Johannah Sutherland; Jesse E., m. Mary
Sutherland; Stephen J.; Ruben A. Family resided, Rockport
and Salt Lake City.

Bishop of Rockport ward 10 years; choir leader at Rock-
port 30 years. Veteran Black Hawk Indian war. School
trustee 20 years. Postmaster at Rockport 40 years. Black-
smith and farmer.

SEAMONS, ALFRED (son of Henry Seamons and Catherine
Blake). Born March 24, 1872. Rockport, Utah.

Married Clara S. Yates March 16, 1904, Salt Lake City
(daughter of John M. Yates and Samantha Young of Mona,
Utah). She was born Nov. 29, 1885. Their children: Clara
Opal b. Nov. 22, 1906; William Arlan b. July 25, 1909. Family
home Mona, Utah.



SEAMONS, SAMUEL (son of Henry Seamons, born May
5, 1809. Rumborough. Suffolk, Eng., died at Omaha, Neb.,
and Mary King, born March 6, 1801, St. Michaels, Suffolk,
Eng.). He was born June 7, 1845, Allsaints, Suffolk, Eng.
Cai..e to Utah 1860.

Married Louisa E. Griffeth April 25, 1870 (daughter of
Pattison D. Griffeth and Elizabeth Carson married 1845 in
Illinois, pioneers 1851. William Critchlow company). She
was born Sept. 19. 1851. Their children: Emma L. b. April
18, 1871. m. Edgar D. Hale Oct. 1, 1890: Elizabeth A. b.
July 26, 1872, m. Aroet C. Hale Oct. 15, 1893: Mary Emily b.
Oct. IB. 1875, d. June 2, 1877; Samuel G. b. Dec. 10, 1877, m.
Janette Nyman June 13, 1900: Elva A. b. March 31, 1880, m.
Arthur Bennette Oct. 17, 1900; William D. b. Aug. 8, 1883;



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Wilford L. b. June 4, 1886; Janette M. b. April 10, 1889 m
Vvill. m T. Merrill June 7, 1911; Ivan V. b. Nov 19, 1894
Family home Hyde Park, Utah.

Married Sarah Hurren May 25, 1875. Salt Lake City
(daughter of James Hurren and Eliza Reeder pioneers Nov.
9, 1856, James G. Willie handcart company). She was born

March 23, , in Suffolk, Enr. Their children: Henry H

b. Sept. 15, 1876, m. Maria Bennette April 19, 1900; James W.;
m. Lenora Waite Sept. 29, 1900; Mary E. b. July 22, 1880, m.
Arthur Peterson Dec. 20. 1900; Rhoda L,. b. April 28, 1882,
d. June 15, 1889; George D. b. Dec. 22, 1884. m. Susie Wardle;
Grace E. b. Oct. 20, 1886, d. June 23, 1889; Orson L. b. Nov.
16, 1888. d. Dec. 20, 1892; Loran B. b. Jan. 27, 1890. d. Feb. 5,
1891; Delbert K. b. Oct. 19, 1892, d. Dec. 20, 1900; Harvey
N. b. Nov. 8, 1895.

Ward and Sunday school chorister, Hyde Park ward;
assisted in bringing immigrants from the Missouri river to
Utah 1864; hauled rock for the temple at Salt Lake. Secre-
tary of Co-op, store and member of martial band for a
number of years. Member of Utah militia, and served as
home guard during Indian troubles in Cache county.



Si; Mil, i: (GRANDFATHER). Came to Utah in 1852.

His children: John C., m. Jerusha Hill and Mariah Hill;
Rebecca, m. William Cloward; Joseph; Charles D., m. Jane
Adair; Adelbert, m. Jane Cloward; Philo, m. Jane Davis;
Anna, m. Frank Huish. Family home Payson, Utah.

Farmer. Died at Payson.

SEARLE, CHARLES D. Born Oct. 26, 1834. in Mississippi.

Married Jane Adair 1855, at Payson. She was born June
23, 1836, and came to Utah with a handcart company. Their
children: Jane, m. Thomas Price; Sarah b. May 25, 1858,
m. David Bills; Charles, m. Julia Wilson; Newton, m. Julia
Taylor; Joseph, died; George, m. Zlna Alexander; John, m.
Julia Adams; James, m. Mary Alexander; Charlotte b.
Oct. 29, 1874, m. George Murry, m. Clarence Bird; Alonzo,
died. Resided at Payson.

Veteran of Black Hawk war. Farmer. Died Aug. 24,
1908, at Dry Fork, Utah.



Si: V Its. .1011 v. Born in England. Came to Utah 1864.

Married Sarah Wagstaff 1843 in England (daughter of
William Wagstaff of England). Their children: Septimus
W., m. Anne Chission, m. Mary Ann Needham, m. Isabel M.
Whitney; Isaac, m. Sarah Jane Galley; Neaham, m. M.
Wilson; Mariah Anne, m. Edward Little; Heber John, m.
Isabel Farr; Anna, m. Joseph A. Wells; John, m. Maidie
Hyde. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Seventy. Teacher.

SEARS. SEPTIMUS W. (son of John Sears and Sarah
Wagstaff). Born March 8, 1844, Caldecot, Eng. Came to
Utah 1866.

Married Anne Chission, who died.

Married Mary Ann Needham.

Married Isabel M. Whitney April 1869, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Newel Kimball Whitney and Emeline B.
Woodward, pioneers 1848). She was born Nov. 2, 1848.
Their children: Sidney W. and Herbert W., died; Isabel,
TO. C. W. Bucholz; Septimus W., Jr.; Luclle L.; Emiiie, m.
J. G. Roberts; Eugene S., m. Eleanor Rheln; Brenton M.
Family home. Salt Lake City.

Superintendent Utah State Fair Association. Member
state legislature 1894. Manager Z. C. M. I. several years.
In 1879 he chartered the ship "Ivy" and shipped a cargo
of Utah wheat to Europe. In San Francisco, London
and Salt Lake City he was called the "Utah Wheat
King." Died April 7, 1903, Salt Lake City.

SEARS, ISAAC (son of John Sears and Sarah Wagstaff).
Born Dec. 2, 1845, at Caldecot, Eng. Came to Utah 1863.

Married Sarah Jane Galley Sept. 28, 1867, Salt Lake
City (daughter of John Galley and Anne Groves of Eng-
land, pioneers 1848). She was born May 22, 1849. Their
children: Mary Ann b. Aug. 20, 1869, m. Arthur Simmons;
Isaac J. b. April 3, 1871, died; William G. b. Feb. 17, 1873,
m. Agnes McMuir: Sarah Lucilla b. Dec. 20, 1874, m. John
F. Howard; Etta May b. Dec. 1, 1876, m. Heber Pitt; Jessie
b. Aug. 28, 1878, m. Royal Hintze; Ida b. Aug. 22, 1880,
and Harold E. b. Aug. 10, 1882, died; Albert E. b. March
5, 1884, m. Edith Lungren; Milton Henry b. April 9, 1886,
m. . Ida Racine; Ethel Irene b. May 24, 1888, m. Henry
Hintze; Afton b. Nov. 30, 1892. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Seventy; missionary to Norwich 1888-90; ward teacher.
Proprietor of grain store; also salt business. Died Oct.
3, 1912, Salt Lake City.



SECRIST, JACOB F. (son of Solomon Secrist and Polly Fautz
of Tomstown, Franklin county. Pa.). Born 1820 in Frank-
lin county, Pa. Came to Utah 1849.

Married Ann Eliza Logan of Tomstown, Pa. Their chil-
dren: Louisa b. Nov. 9, 1846, m. Charles Parker; Mary Eliza-
beth b. Jan. 15, 1848, m. Emory W. Soule: Jacob Moroni
b. Aug. 15, 1850, m. Polly Estella Smith; Heber Nephi b.
1852, m. Florence Adelia Smith. Family home Farmlngton,
Davis Co., Utah.

Missionary to Germany 1852-55. Farmer. Died July 2,
1855, on Ketchum Creek, near Fort Kearney, Neb.



SECRIST, JACOB MORONI (son of Jacob F. Secrist and
Ann Eliza Logan). Born Aug. 15, 1850, at Salt Lake City.

Married Polly Estella Smith June 1870, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas S. Smith and Polly Clark of Farm-
ington, Utah). Their children: Jacob Moroni, Jr., b. Feb.
9, 1871, m. Ruth Barber; Thomas Edwin b. May 6, 1872,
m. Lillian Blanche Wood Feb. 4, 1891; Polly Estella b.
April 24, 1874. m. Franklin D. Welling; Charles Albert b.
Aug. 19, 1875, m. Hattie Hess; Annie Louisa b. June 27,
1879, m. George C. Layton; Mary Elizabeth b. June 27,
1879, d. infant; Horace b. Oct. 9, 1881, m. May Alexander.
Family home Farmington, Utah.

High priest; bishop of Farmlngton ward for 25 years.
Commissioner. Farmer. Died Nov. 6, 1906, at Farmington.

SECRIST, THOMAS EDWIN (son of Jacob Moroni Secrist
and Polly Estella Smith). Born May 6, 1872, at Farmington.

Married Lillian Blanche Wood Feb. 4, 1891, Logan. Utah
(daughter of Jonathan David Wood and Catherine Blanche
Bird of Farmington). She was born Nov. 9, 1872. Their
children: Edwin Thomas b. March 5, 1893; Sterling Wood
b. May 6, 1896; Wallace LeGrande b. Oct. 30, 1899; Herschell
Moroni b. Dec. 9. 1900; Blanche Estella b. April 26. 1904;
Alice b. March 16, 1906; Grant J. b. Jan. 7, 1913. Family
home Garland, Utah.

High priest; missionary to Kentucky 1908-10; first coun-
selor to bishop. Town trustee for eight years. Farmer.

SECRIST, HEBER NEPHI (son of Jacob F. Secrist and
Ann Eliza Logan). Born Sept. 28, 1852, Salt Lake City.

Married Florence Adelia Smith (daughter of Thomas S.
Smith and Polly Clark), who was born Oct. 5, 1855 and
died April 1895. Their children: George Nephi b. Jan. 19,
1872, m. Henrietta Miller; Jesse Edwin b. Oct. 28, 1873-



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