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School Trustee.



WILLIAM STOKER

Born March 26, 1819, Jackson County,
Ohio. Came to Utah 1852, Isaac Stewart
Company. Pres. 50th Quorum Seventies.



WILLIAM STOTT

Born April 15, 1803, Soyland, Vnrksi
Eng. Came to Utah October, IS.v. It
Bullock Company. High Priest. Men
first City Council, Fillmore.







EDWIN STOTT

Son of William Stott and Sarah Lees.
Born Nov. 5, 1836, Greenacres, Lancashire,
Eng. Seventy ; Supt. Sunday School,
Meadow, Utah. Farmer.



WILLIAM RUFtd KODGER STOWELL
Born at Chautauqua, N. Y. Came to Utah
in Oxteam Company about 1852. Supt.
Sunday School. Veteran Black Hawk In-
dian War. Farmer.



HEBER JOHN STOWELL
Son of William Rufus Rodger Stowvll '
Cynthia Parks. Born July 14, I860.
den, Utah. High Priest ; Bishop, S| "
Glen, Utah. Farmer.




GEORGE WASHINGTON STOWELL
Came to Utah in 1852.



JAMES STKATTON

Born Dec. 22, 1824. Came to Utah Aug.
31,1852. High Priest ; Missionary. Indian
War Veteran.



DAVID THOMAS STRATTON
Son of James Stratton and Eliza Bi ?
Born Dec. 19, 1866. Pres. Deacon Qu" "
Elder. Fruit Grower and Hortlculi -'






PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852



349







RICHARD STUBBS
n July 30, 1823, Norwich, Eng. Came
tali October, 1852, Jerome Benson Cow

im Company. High Priest ; Ward

iclier. Farmer.



JOHN RODHOM STUBBS
Son of John Rodhom Stubbs and Eleanor
Ware. Born July 2, 1860. Missionary to
Great Britain 1899-1901 ; Bishop's Coun-
selor. Farmer.



DANIEL SUMSION

Born Dec. 21, 1810, Colerne, Wiltshire,
I0ng. Came to Utah 1852, Woodhouse
Company.





WILLIAM SUMSION
f of Daniel Sumsion. Born Jan. 7, 1838,
i erne, Wiltshire, Ens.



GEORGE SWINDLE

Born Oct. 29, 1824, Walker, Durham, Eng.
Came to Utah 1852, Jesse Martin Company.
Justice of the Peace. Farmer. Resides at
Monroe.



JAMES SYLVESTER

Born Dec. 4, 1815, Pitsmay, Eng. Came to
Utah September, 1852, James Jepson Com-
pany. Elder ; Pres. Sheffield Branch. Farmer.




JOSHUA WILLIAM SYLVESTER
of James Sylvester and Rebecca Nich-
Born Feb. 5, 1843, Sheffield, Eng.
to Ltah September, 1852, James
son Company. Bishop





HUGH L. SYME

Son of Hugh Syme, who came to Utah Sep-
tember, 1853, and Margaret Farrer. Born
July 16, 1861, Provo, Utah. High Priest.
Carpenter ; Machinist.



JOSEPH E. TAYLOR

Born Dec. 11, 1830, Horsham, Sussex Co.,
Kng. Came to Utah Sept. 6, 1852, Joseph
Outhouse Company. Patriarch. Under-
taker and Casket Maker.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852






JOSEPH WILLIAM TAYLOR
Undertaker. Salt Lake City.



ALVIN V. TAYLOR

Son of Joseph B. Taylor and Louisa R.
Capener. Born Feb. 25, 1865, Salt Lake
City. Member first State Legislature.
Attorney-at-Law.



SAMUEL MOORE TAYLOR
Son of Joseph E. Taylor and Isad
Williams. Born March 11, 1880, Salt Li
City. Bishop's Counselor. Pres. and 1]
S. M. Taylor & Co., Undertakers.






WILLIAM REYNOLDS TERRY
Born June 2, 1812, Exeter, R. I. Came to
Utah Fall of 1852, Capt. William R. Terry
Company.



JOSEPH TERRY

Son of William R. Terry and Mary A.
Phillips. Came to Utah with his father in
1852. Ward Teacher 50 years. Resides
at Draper, Utah.



DANIEL W. THOMAS
Born June 16, 1817, Glli Gren, Caern
thehshire, South Wales. Came to Utai
September, 1852, A. O. Smoot Compa
School Trustee ; Farmer.




OLIVER D. THOMAS



DAVID DAVIS THOMAS
Son of Daniel W. Thomas and Margaret
Davis. Born June 7, 1841, Glli, Gren, South
Wales. Farmer. Resides at Malad, Idaho.



JOSHUA LEWIS THOMAS
Son of Daniel William Thomas and M '
Jones. Born July 21, 1857, Brigham L
Utah. Farmer and Stockraiser.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852



351





JESSUP WATSON THOMAS
i of Joseph Thomas and Margaret Wat-
. Born Oct. 6, 1878, Center Creek, Utah.
,-mer and Sheepman.



CHARLES CARTER THOMAS
Born Sept. 16, 1839, Herefordshire, Eng.
Came to Utah 1852, Capt. Jolley Company.
Member Nauvoo Legion. Indian War Vete-
ran.



CHARLES R. THOMAS
Son of Charles Carter Thomas and Em-
eline Sessions. Born Jan. 1, 1862.





ROBERT C. LUND

1 'n May 29, 1847, New Diggins, Wis-
f sin. Came to Utah in 1850. Member and
I ;sident State Board of Equalization.



JAMES LOUIS THOMPSON
Born Jan. 22, 1818, Pomfret, Chautauqua
Co., N. Y. Came to Utah November, 1852,
Capt. Bullock Company. Member Zion's
Camp.



JOHN ORSON THOMPSON
Son of James Louis Thompson and Matilda
Willis. Born Aug. 28, 1844, Nashville, Lee
Co., Iowa. Farmer. Resides at Duchesne,

Utah.




JOSEPH WALLACE THOMPSON



of John Orson Thompson and Lucy
r ' a gr ov es. Born July 6, 1885, Helper,
. 'n. Missionary to Southern States 1897.





JAMES BRIGHAM THOMPSON
Son of James Louis Thompson and Matilda
Willis. Born Oct. 12, 1848, Council Bluffs,
Iowa. Resides at Idaho Falls, Idaho.



JOSEPH THOMPSON
Came to Utah in 1852. High Priest.
Farmer ; Stonecutter and Mason.



352



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852






RALPH THOMPSON

Father of the mother of Alfred Hezekiah
Mitchell of Logan, Utah. Came to Utah
September, 1852.



OLIVER THORNTON

Born Sept. 6, 1806, Canada. Came to Utah
1852, John Wimmer Company. High
Priest. City Councilman. Resided at
American Fork, Utah.





AMOS G. THORNTON
Son of Oliver Thornton and Mary Griswc
Born Dec. 30, 1832, Pickering, Ontario C
Can. Presiding Elder Pinto Ward seve
years.







JOHN TIDWELL

Born Jan. 14, 1807, Shelby County, Ky.
Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1852, Captain of
his own Company. Seventy. Resided at
Pleasant Grove and Mt. Pleasant.



JOSEPH RANDOLPH TIDWELL
Son of Jefferson Tidwell and Sarah Seely.
Born Oct. 3, 1872, Mt. Pleasant, Utah.
Assisted in building Pioneer Monument at
Mt. Pleasant.



JOHN TOOXE
Born March 10,. 1813, Birmingham, !
Came to Utah October, 1852, Capt. Ho'
Company. Missionary. Member first
chestra of Salt Lake Theatre.




WILLIAM HENRY TOONE
Sun of John Toonp and Emma Prosser.
Born March 4, 1842, Leamington, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1861. Bishop. County
Commissioner. U. S. Mail Carrier.



CHARLES J. TOONE

Son of John Toone and Emma Prosser.
Born March 17, 1844.



JAMES FOSS TOWNSEND
Born Feb. 20, 1808, Buxton. York
Maine. Came to Utah Aug. 12, 1852, .
M. Higby Company. Bishop's Coun?
Built first hotel in Utah.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852



353





IAMES FOSS TOWNSEND, JR.

Df James Foss Townsend and Susan

,. Born Aug. 25, 1830.



WILLIAM TREHARNE
Born July 14, 1838, Wales. Came to Utah
In 1852. High Priest.



DAVID UDALL

Born Jan. 18, 1829, Goudhurst, Kent,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 3, 1852. Bishop;
Patriarch ; Missionary to England. Indian
War Veteran.




DAVID K. UDALL

o: f David Udall and Eliza King. Born
ei 7, 1851. Pres. St. John's Stake;
li Dnary to England. Member Arizona
e lature. Farmer.



JAMES UDT

Born Aug. 16, 1820, Lanlivery, Cornwall,
Eng. Came to Utah in 1852. Helped make
first machinery manufactured in the State.



MATHIAS COWLEY UDY
Son of James Udy and Isabella Ann Cow-
ley. Born July 9, 1854, Bountiful, Davis
Co., Utah. Ward Teacher. City Council-
man.






ANES L. UDY

f James Udy and Mary Sophia Han-
Si 3orn Jan. 16, 1870, Farmington, Utah.
" . Farmer and Stockraiser.






CORNELIUS VAN LEUVEN
Born Aug. 23, 1805, near Canada. Came to
Utah 1852, Capt. Wimmer Company. Re-
sided at Springville and Cottonwood, Utah.



DUNAM VAN LEUVEN
Son of Cornelius Van Leuven and Lavina
Draper. Born Jan. 13, 1838, Kirtland,
Ohio.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852




NBUMAN D. VAN LEUVEN
Son of Dunam Van Leuven and Anna Han-
nah Larson. Born March 10, 1870 Levan
Utah.



RANSOM VAN LEUVEN
Born April 25, 1810, Gananoque, Ontario,
Canada. Came to Utah October, 1852.
High Priest. Farmer. Resided at Clifton,
Idaho.



RANSOM CARLOS VAN LEUVEN
Son of Ransom Van Leuven and Lucinda
Harvey. Born Nov. 18, 1858, North Ogden
Utah. Missionary to Southern States 1888-
90 ; Ward Teacher. Farmer.





RANSOM CARLOS VAN LEUVEN, JR.
Son of Ransom Carlos Van Leuven and
Sarah L. Lake. Born March 28, 1893.




JEREMIAH VARNEY
Born May 16, 1820. Came to Utah 1852,
from California. Laborer.



JAMES LEROT VARNEY
Son of Jeremiah Varney and Lydia Phelps.




JOSEPH WADLEY

Born Dec. 23, 1830, Newent, Gloucester-
shire, EnK. Came to Utah in 1853. Mis-
sionary to England 1872 and 1881. Crossed
Plains seven times.




DAVID F. WALKER

Born April 19, 1838, Yeadon, Yorkshire,
Ens. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1852. Mer-
chant.




HENRY W. WALKER
Son of David F. Walker and Emeline
Holmes. Born Feb. 12, 1868, Salt Lakte
City. Pres. and Gen. Mgr. Keith O'Brien
Company.






PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852



355





WILLIAM HENRY WALKER
Born March 14, 1836, near Dubuque, Iowa.
Came to Utah 1852, Capt. Jolley C9inpany.
Seventy ; Missionary. Drum Major in Black
Hawk Indian War.



VICTOR ROY WALKER
Son of William Henry Walker and Ada
Louisa Phippen. Born March 31, 1883,
Elkhorn, Utah. Seventy ; Asst. Supt. Sun-
day School.



WILLIAM H. WALKER
Father of Don C. Walker of Rlgby, Idaho.





DON C. WALKER

Son of William H. Walker. President
Rigby Stake, Rigby, Idaho.



GEORGE WELTON WARD
Born Sept. 12, 1814, Leiston, Suffolkshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 9, 1852. Bishop
Willard City 1871-82.



ALFRED WARD

Son of George W. Ward and Ann Trulock.
Born April 18, 1849, Southampton, Hamp-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 9, 1852.

Merchant.





JAMES WAREHAM

Born July 2, 1813, Bradford County, Pa.
Came to Utah October, 1852, William Wood
Company. Bishop of Glenwood. Captain
of Company.






JOHN WARWOOD

Born in England. Came to Utah in 1852.
Railroad Engineer.




ROBERT WATKINS

Came to Utah in 1852. High Priest.
Farmer.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852





WILLIAM LAMPHORD WATKINS
Father of the wife of William L. Bateman
of Lehi, Utah. Came to Utah Sept. 11,
1852, William Whiteheacl Company.



JOSEPH WESTWOOD
Son of Thomas Westwood and Martha Lo-
max. Born Feb. 28, 1855, Berry, Lancas-
tershire, Eng. Came to Utah Aug. 20,
1868, Chester Loveland Company.



WILLIAM WHITEHEAD
Born July 3, 1816, Lancastershire Eng.
Came to Utah 1852, Capt. Howell Com-
pany. Bishop Payson Ward twenty years.
Mason ; Farmer.





JOSEPH SAMUEL WHITEHEAD
Son of William Whitehead and Jane Hard-
man. Born April 1, 1845, Nauvoo, 111.
Came to Utah in 1852. Bishop of Burr-
ville Ward four years. Farmer.



LEWIS WHITESIDES
Born March 26, 1828, Chester County, Pa.
Came to Utah 1852, John Walker Company.



JAMES DAVID WILCOX
Born Jan. 17, 1827, Lexington, N. T. Came
to Utah Sept. 23, 1852, Henry W. Miller
Company. Patriarch.




WALTER ELI WILCOX
Born April 11, 1821, Dorchester, Mass.
Came to Utah in 1852. Worker in Salt
Lake Temple since 1897.



JOHN W. WILCOX

Son of Walter Eli Wilcox and Elizabeth
Hawkins. Born Jan. 23, 1864, Salt Lake
City. Elder. Member Legislature 1912.
Grocery Merchant.



GEORGE WILDING

Born Nov. 9, 1829, Preston, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 24, 1852, Benjamin Gardner
Company. Ward Teacher ; Choir Leader.
Mason.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852



357






DANIEL R. WILLIAMS
Born Aug. 7, 1802, Lima, Livingston Co.,
N. Y. Came to Utah Sept. 25, 1852, Henry
W. Miller Company. High Priest.



JAMES T. WILSON

Born Oct. 7, 1828, Ireland. Came to Utah
Sept. 3, 1852, A. O. Smoot Company.
Farmer and Stockraiser.



JAMES BRIGHAM WILSON
Son of James T. Wilson and Isabella Ross.
Born Oct. 22, 1856. High Priest; Member
of Bishopric. Senator ; Representative.








WILLIAM WALTER WILSON
Son of James T. Wilson and Isabella Ross.
Born Sept. 22, 1863. Missionary; High
Priest. Member Town Board ; Constable.
Farmer.



ROBERT WIMMER

Son of Peter Wimmer and Elizabeth Shir-
ley. Born Dec. 11, 1805, Pennsylvania.
Came to Utah 1852, his own Company.
Seventy.



THOMAS G. WIMMER
Son of Robert Wimmer and Elizabeth Wil-
kerson. Born May 10, 1847, Harris Grove,
Iowa. Elder. Farmer and Stockraiser.






THOMAS G. WIMMER, JR.
Son of Thomas G. Wimmer and Elizabeth
Simons. Born June 12, 1867, Payson,
Utah. Postmaster at Green River. Farmer
and Stockraiser.



ALVIN WINEGAR

Born May 13, 1816, Chenango County, N.
Y. Came to Utah 1852, Benjamin Gard-
ner Company. Stonecutter for Salt Lake
Temple.



JOHN WINEGAR

Son of Alvin Winegar and Mary Judd.
Born Sept. 28, 1838, Clay County, Mo.
Came to Utah with his father. Supt. Sun-
day School, South Bountiful.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852









ANSON PERRY WINSOR
Born Aug. 19, 1818, Elicot, N. Y. Came to
Utah Sept. 20, 1852, James McGaugh Com-
pany. Bishop of Graf ton Ward 1863.
Freighter.



OSCAR F. WINTERS JOHN P. WOOD

Born Feb. 7, 1825, Jamestown, Ohio. Came Born in 1817, England. Came to Utah in
to Utah in 1852. 1852.





JOSIAH LEE WOOD

Son of John P. Wood and Ann L. Wood.
Born in 1846. Elder ; High Priest. Farmer
and Stockraifer.



JOHN WOODHOUSE

Born July 21, 1830, Mexborough, York-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 10, 1852,
Capt. Jepson Company. Bishop's Clerk ;
Priest.



MORGAN T. WOODHOUSE
Son of John Woodhouse and Emma Smith
Thomas. Born March 31, 1855.





JOHN DANIEL WOODHOUSE
Son of John Woodhouse and Emma Smith
Thomas. Born June 17, 1859.



CHARLES CHAMBERS WOODHOUSE
Born March 5, 1832, Adwiek Lee Street,
Mexborough, York, Eng. Came to Utah
September, 1852, Hyrum Jepson Company.
Teacher. Indian War Veteran.



GEORGE WASHINGTON WOODHOUSE
Son of Charles Chambers Woodhouse and
Sophia Kershaw. Born Sept. 27, 1871.
President Elders Quorum. Choir Director.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1852



359





CHARLES CHAMBERS WOODHOUSE,
Son of Charles Chambers Woodhouse and
Sophia Kershaw. Born Feb. 14, 1858.



JAMES COMFORT WOODWARD
Son of James Woodward and Nancy Mc-
Curdy. Born Nov. 3, 1852, Spanish Fork.
Utah. Supt. Sunday School; Pres. Y. M.
M. I. A. of Emery Stake.



JAMES WOOLSTENHULME
Born March 24, 1837, Oldham, Lancaster-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Nov. 11, U
County Commissioner.






JAMES A. WOOLSTENHULME
Son of James Woolstenhulme and Julia
Mary Ann Duhamel. Born Nov. 24, ISbd,
Bountiful, Utah. President of Seventies.



JOSIAH ATWELL WRIGHT
Born Aug. 10, 1805, Trenton, Middlesex Co.,
Conn. Came to Utah September, 1852.
Joseph Outhouse Company. High t
School Teacher.



GILBERT JOSIAH WRIGHT
Son of Josiah Atwell Wright and Susan



: SSSr
Snake River Valley, Idaho.









HYRUM SMITH WRIGHT
Son of Josiah Atwell Wright and Susan
Buell Born Nov. 10, 1849, Clinton,- Conn.
Seventy. Musician ; Railway Employee.



ALBERT A. WRIGHT
Son of Josiah Atwell Wright and Susan
Buell.



JOSEPH YATES

Son of John Yates and Lucy Holick. Born
March 16, 1845, Warwick, Eng Justice of
the Peace. Missionary to England.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853






THOMAS CUNNINGHAM YOUNG
Born Oct. 31, 1825, Renfrew, Scotland.
Came to Utah August, 1852, Captain Jep-
son Company. Elder.



THOMAS CUNNINGHAM YOUNG, JR.
Son of Thomas Cunningham Young and
Mary Hay. Born Sept. 14, 1857, Perry,
Utah. Pres. Houraki Mission, New Zealand.



JACOB ZUNDEL

Born Aug. 28, 1796, Wurtembers. Came
to Utah October, 1852, Captain Wood Com-
pany.





ISAAC DAVID EBERHART ZUNDEL
Born Nov. 17, 1840, Nauvoo, 111. Came to
Utah 1852, Capt. Woods Company. Mem-
ber High Council, La Grande, Ore.



ISAAC DAVID ZUNDEL
Son of Isaac David Eberhart Zundel.
Born Sept. 18, 1868, Willard, Utah. Mis-
sionary to Northern States 1897; Re-
leased August, 1900.



ABRAHAM ZUNDEL

Son of Jacob Zundel and Sarah Forstner.
Born Jan. 25, 1836, Phillipsburg, Penn.
Mayor of Willard. Bishop. Senator. Jus-
tice of the Peace.





ABRAHAM E. ZUNDEL
Son of Abraham Zundel and Abigail Ab-
bott. Born March 20, 1864.



THOMAS ZUNDLE

Son of John Zundle and Chrestina Laut-
tenslager. Born March 16, 1836, Al-
legheny County, Pa. Came to Utah with
father. High Priest.



GEORGE THACKERAY
Born April 18, 1836, York, Yorkshire, Eng.
Came to Utah Jan. 7, 1853. Justice of the-
Peace 1872-85 ; County Commissioner two
terms.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853



361





GEORGE ROBERT THACKERAY
Son of George Thackeray and Helen Con-
die. Born June 29, 1860, Salt Lake City.
Bishop Croydon Ward eight years. County
Commissioner.



W. T. ERCANBRACK

Born Dec. 16, 1840, Niles, Mich. Came to
Utah July, 1853. High Priest.



THEODORE McKEAN
Born Oct. 26, 1829, Allentown, N. J. Came
to Utah Aug. 11, 1853, Orson Pratt and
Horace S. Eldredge Company. Colonel
Nauvoo Legion.





THEODORE McKEAN, JR.
Son of Theodore McKean and Mary Page
Gulick. Born Oct. 10, 1855. High Priest ;
Bishop 29th Ward. Sheep Inspector.
Stockman.






DAVID BROADHEAD
Son of William Broadhead and Sarah
Golden. Born Oct. 2, 1829, Coventry, War-
wickshire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 14,
1855, Milo Andrus Co. Patriarch. Farmer.



ROBERT BROADHEAD
Son of William Broadhead and Sarah Gol-
den. Born June 3, 1836, Coventry, Eng.
High Priest. Farmer.





DANIEL BAGLEY

Born Feb. 24, 1829, Decatur County, Ind.
Came to Utah 1853, Daniel Miller Com-
pany. Indian War Veteran.



GEORGE FREESTONE
Son of Thomas Freestone and Ann Fall.
Born Aug. 13, 1838, Prince Edward Island,
Can. Came to Utah Sept. 9, 1853, Daniel
Miller Company. Bishop.



ELIJAH MAYHEW

Born April 15, 1807, Levant, Penobscot Co.,
Maine. Came to Utah Sept. 9, 1853, Daniel
Miller Company. Commissioner Utah
County. High Priest.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853






OTTO LYMAN MAYHEW
Son of Elijah Mayhew and Lydia Farns-
worth. Born Oct. 2, 1836, Edinburg, Ind.
Came to Utah Sept. 9, 1853.



GEORGE CLINTON WILSON
Born Aug. 23, 1800, Vermont. Came to
Utah Aug. 29, 1853, Capt. Miller Company.
Assisted Immigration. School Teacher.



THOMAS JEFFERSON WILSON
Son of George Clinton Wilson and Eliza-
beth Kinney. Born March 25, 1832, Rich-
land County, Ohio. Came to Utah in 1853.
Assistant Superintendent Sunday School.








MILAS WILSON
Wilson's Lane, Ogden. Utah.



LEWIS DUNBAR WILSON, JR.
Son of Lewis Dunbar Wilson and Nancy
Waggoner. Born Sept. 21, 1840, Nauvoo,
111. Bishop Blackfoot Ward, Idaho.



ROBERT ALDOUS

Born July 17, 1811, Kelsale, Suffolk, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 14, 1853, Claudius V.
Spencer Company. Carpenter and Builder.






GEORGE P. ALDOUS

Son of Robert Aldous and Mary Ann Par-
kin. Born Oct. 30, 1836, Fenstanton, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1853.



CHARLES ALDOUS

Son of Robert Aldous and Mary Ann Par-
kin. Born 1840, Huntingdonshire, Eng.
Came to Utah 1853, Claudius V. Spencer
Company.



CHRISTOPHER JONES ARTHUR
Son of Christopher Abel Arthur and Ann
Jones. Born March 9, 1832, Abersychan,
Wales. Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1853,
Claudius V. Spencer Company. Mayor and
Councilman, Cedar City. Bishop ; Patri-
arch.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853



363






BENJAMIN ABEL ARTHUR
Son of Christopher Abel Arthur and Ann
Jones. Born April 26, 1834, Abersychan,
Monmouthshire, South Wales. Came to
Utah Sept. 14, 1853.



HENRY W. BROWN

Son of Jonathan Brown, who came to Utah
Sept 20, 1853, Claudius V. Spencer Com-
pany, and Sarah Couzins. Born Oct. 10,
1839, N'ewbury, Eng. Seventy.



GEORGE BUTCHER

Born 1799, Suffolk, Eng. Came to Utah
Sept. 14, 1853, Claudius V. Spencer Corn-
pans'. Landscape Gardener.






THOMAS KING

Born April 6, 1800, England. Came to
Utah Sept. 21, 1853, Claudius V. Spencer
Company.



THOMAS OWEN KING
Son of Thomas King and Hannah Tapfield.
Resides at Almo, Idaho.



SAMUEL NESLEN



Born Dec. 3, 1808, Mutford, Suffolk, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1853, Claudius V.
Spencer Company. Carpenter and Cabi-
net Maker.






WILLIAM FRANCIS NESLEN
Son of Samuel Neslen and Eunice Francis.
Born Jan. 5, 1841, Sowestoft, Suffolk, Eng.
Civil and Black Hawk Indian Wars Vete-
ran.



SAMUEL F. NESLEN
Son of Samuel Neslen and Eunice Francis.



WILLIAM ROYLANCE
Born 1817, Little Beaver, Chester, Ens.
Came to Utah 1853, Orson Spencer Com-
pany. High Priest. Farmer; Tanner;
Shoemaker.



364



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853





WILLIAM ANDERSON
Born March 6, 1818, Karleby Falster
Island, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 30,
1853, John Forsgren Company. High
Councilor.



PETER H. ANDERSON
Son of William Anderson and Henrietta
Berntzen. Born Sept. 26, 1845, Denmark.
City Councilman. Farmer and Stockraiser



ROSS ANDERSON

Son of Peter H. Anderson and Esther
Smith. Born April 23, 1879, Manti, Utah.
Professor. Physician and Surgeon.




RASMUS CHRISTENSEN
Born Sept. 23, 1829, Aalborg, Denmark.
Came to Utah Sept. 30, 1853, John Fors-
gren Company.




RASMUS H. CHRISTENSEN
Son of Rasmus Christensen and Priscilla
V. Mlchell. Born May 23, 1868, Huntsville,
Utah. Farmer and Stockraiser



HANS DENISON

Born July 20, 1824, Gjentofte, Copenhagen
Amt, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 30,
1853, John Forsgren Company. Worked on
Salt Lake Temple.





EPHRAIM DENISON

Son of Hans Denison and Johanah Chris-
tofterson. Born March 19, 1853, New Or-

Wlth



HANS CHRISTIAN HANSEN
Born May 6, 1824, Denmark. Came to
Utah Sept. 30, 1853, John Forsgren Com-
pany. Seventy, 1859 ; Ordained Mission-
ary to Denmark 1860.




PRABEN A. HANSEN
Son of Hans Christian Hansen and Annie
H. Jensen. Born July 12, 1850 Copen->
hagen, Denmark. Elder.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853



365





PAUL ERNEST KOFFORD
Came to Utah 1853, John Forsgren Com-
pany.



CLARENCE LOUIS KOFFORD JENS CHRISTIAN NELSON

Son of Willard Kofford and Christina Son of Knud Chrestensen Nelson, who
Neilson. Born July 31, 1887, Mt. Pleasant, came to Utah Sept. 30, 1853, and Karen

Utah. Magratte Jenson. Born May 8, 1841, Kjel-

gaarden, Aalborg Amt. Denmark. Farmer.





JENS KNUD NELSON
Son of Jens Christian Nelson and Eliza S.
Bryson. Born Dec. 2, 1870, South Bounti-
ful, Utah.



NELS NELSON

Son of Knud Chrestensen Nelson and Ka-
ren Magratte Jenson. Born April 19, 1842,
Farmer ; Stockraiser ; Mechanic.



CHRISTIAN NELSON
Son of Knud Chrestensen Nelson and Ka-
ren Magratte Jenson. Born Jan. 24, 1845,
Kjelgaarden, Denmark. Bishop's Coun-
selor. Stockman, Farmer.






AUGUST VALENTINE
Son of Wallantine Wallantinson and Engel
Margret Kofod. Born Aug. 27, 1837, Born-
holm, Denmark. Came to Utah 1853, John.
Forsgren Company.



WILLIAM JOSEPH KILLPACK
Born Feb. 6, 1832, Dunton Bassett, Eng.
Came to Utah September, 1853, Jacob
Gates Company. Indian War Veteran.



JOHN DAVID KILLPACK
Born May 8, 1857, Salt Lake City. Bishop
Ferron Ward.



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WILLIAM JOHN LLOYD
Born Aug. 9, 1823, Caermarthenshire,
South Wales. Came to Utah Sept. 30, 1853,
Jacob Gates Company. Seventy.



CHARLES HEBER LLOYD
Son of John Heber Lloyd and Sarah Jane
Jones. Born Feb. 13, 1891, Salt Lake
City. Elder.



JOHN LYON

Born March 3, 1803, Kilmarnock, Scot-
land. Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1853, Jacob
Gates Company. Supt. Endowment House
until dedication of Temple.






JOHN LYON, JR.

Son of John Lyon and Janet Thompson.
Born Jan. 18, 1835, Kilmarnock, Scotland.
Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1853. Member 36th
Quorum Seventies.



WILLIAM HENRY LYON
Son of John Lyon, Jr., and Mary E. Toone.
Born July 5, 1861, Salt Lake City. Elder.
Farmer.



JOHN FELL SQUIRES
Father of the wife of J. L. McCarrey of
Richmond, Utah. Came to Utah Sept. 30,
1853, Jacob Gates Company.





EMERY BARRUS

Born April 8, 1809, Chautauqua County,
N. Y. Came to Utah Oct. 9, 1853, Apple-
ton Harmon Company. Patriarch. Farmer
and Stockraiser.



BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BARRUS
Son of Emery Barrus and Huldah Abigail
Nickerson. Born May 30, 1838, Cattarau-
grus County, N. Y.



EMERY F. BARRUS

Son of Benjamin Franklin Barrus and Lo-
vina Ann Steele. Born Sept. 30, 1865.



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THOMAS DOXEY

Born March 27, 1829, Derby, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1853, Appleton Harmon Com-
pany. Bishop's Counselor.



ALMA T. DOXEY

Son of Thomas Doxey and Ann Elizabeth
Hunt. Born July 14, 1854, at Salt Lake
City. High Councilor.



JOHN GARDNER

Born May 31, 1805, Waterlane, Gloucester-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1853,
Appleton Harmon Company.





JAMES GARDNER

Son of John Gardner and Mary Ann Good-
ship. Born Aug. 31, 1828, Chalford Hill,
Gloucestershire, Eng.



ALFRED GARDNER

Son of John Gardner and Mary Ann
Goodship. Born Sept. 25, 1842, Chalford
Hill, Gloucestershire, Eng. Bishop's
Counselor. Postmaster.



WILLIAM JAMES HUNTING
Son of James Hunting, who came to Utah
in 1853, Capt. Harmon Company, and
Elizabeth King. Born June 24, 1839,
Earls Commons, Eng. High Priest.




JAMES LEATHAM



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