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ton company), who was born Dec. 6, 1860. Their children:
Ethel I. Stratford b. Dec. 9, 1879, m. J. D. Skeen; Earl A. b.
Feb. 2, 1883, m. Mina Parry; Alfred E. b. Aug. 29, 1886:
Howard J. b. Jan. 6, 1891; Mary M. b. Aug. 26, 1896; Edmund
Carl b. March 20, 1899. Family resided Farmington, Logan,
Providence, and Ogden, Utah.

Missionary to Great Britain 1891 to 1893. Conducted col-
lection agency.

STRATFORD, FRANCIS WILLIAM (son of Edwin Stratford
and Marianna Crabb). Born Dec. 6, 1865, Providence, Utah.

Married Lizzie Farley Oct. 20, 1885, Logan, Utah (daugh-
ter of Winthrop Farley and Mary Hastings of Ogden, Utah,
pioneers 1850, latter died Feb. 20, 1891). She was born
March 3, 1866. Their children: Eva Viola b. Dec. 21, 1889,
m. Albert Bingham; Francis W. b. Feb. 14, 1891.

Married Minnie Clara Battle May 31, 1893, Manti, Utah
(daughter of George W. Battle and Olive Baker, of Wilson
Lane, Ogden, Utah, came from Georgia to Utah 1888). She
was born Oct. 13, 1874. Their children: George Edwin b.
March 20, 1894, m. Melva Olson; William Eugene b. Feb.
29, 1896; Lizzie Olive b. Dec. 2, 1899.

Member 77th quorum seventies; missionary to southern
states 1886-88; high priest; 2d counselor to bishop John
Rockham of Wilson ward, 6 years; bishop of Wilson ward
2 years; 2d counselor to President James Wotherspoon of
North Weber stake. Water commissioner 4 years. Chair-
man of county board of education ten years. Farmer and

STRATTON, ANTHONY JOHNSON (son of Calvin Stratton
and Gabrilla Johnson, both supposedly of Pottawattamie
Co., Iowa). Born Jan. 11, 1824, Bedford county, Tenn. Came
to Utah 1849, believed to have come in Captain Smoot com-

Married Martha Jane Layne April 3, 1845, in Hancock

county, 111. (daughter of David Layne and Lucinda Biby .

probably of Kentucky), who was born July 26, 1827 Their
children: Emeline, died; Martha Jane, died; Gabrilla, m.
William Wesley Willis, Jr.; Mary, died; Rozilpha; Anthony
Wayne, died; Lucinda, died; Calvin Layne; William Ellis-
James Marion; Artemisia. Family home Salt Lake City,

Bishop's counselor at Virgin City, Utah; school teacher-
1st lieutenant, Company C, Battalion of Infantry. Farmer.
Died Nov. 29, 1887, SnowHake, Ariz.

STRATTON, WILLIAM ELLIS (son of Anthony Johnson
Stratton and Martha Jane Layne). Born Jan. 28, 1862,
Virgin City, Utah.

Married Minnie Kartchner Oct. 20, 1886, St. George, Utah
(daughter of William D. Kartchner and Elizabeth Gale, of
Snowflake, Ariz.), who was born Dec. 26, 1870. Their chil-
dren: Mabel b. Feb. 16, 1888; Zella b. March 25, 1890; Wil-
liam Raymond b. March 24, 1892; Leo Wayne b. March 11,
1894, died; Lena b. Sept. 18, 1895; Minnie and Vinnie b. May
27, 1898, both died; Mary b. March 28. 1902; Elsie b. April
11, 1904, died; Irene b. March 18, 1907; Lorum Ellis b. March
22, 1910; Leona b. Sept. 18, 1912.

Member 83d quorum seventies; missionary to southern
states 1899-01. Farmer and stockraiser.

STRATTON, EDWARD (son of Samuel Bailey Stratton, born
Aug. 10, 1781, Somersetshire, Eng., and Ann Stratton, born
Aug. 3, 1789, Westwood, Wiltshire, Eng.). He was born
March 10, 1831, Freshford, Somersetshire. Came to Utah
Sept. 29, 1853, Moses Daly company.

Married Adele DeSaules June 21, 1863 (daughter of Fred-
rick Louis and Adele DeSaules), who was born March 21,
1847, and came to Utah 1859. Their children: John b. Aug.
28, 1864, d. Oct. 14, 1864; Edward b. Jan. 2, 1867, drowned
May, 1871; William b. Aug. 22, 1870, m. Sarah Firth 1892;
Annie b. Jan. 5, 1873, m. Adam Aranthon Bingham Nov. 14,
1889; Elizabeth b. Aug. 4, 1874, m. Jesse A. Child Oct. 21,
1891; Adele b. May 18, 1878, m. John B. Fife December, 1897;
Sophia b. June 3, 1880, m. S. James Bingham June 26, 1901.
Family home Riverdale, Weber Co., Utah.

Member 76th quorum seventies; drove an oiteam loaded
with paper across the plains. Wool carder at Riverdale,
Utah; miller. Died Nov. 18, 1880.

STRATTON, JAMES (son of Barton Stratton, born March
27, 1794, North Minns, Eng., died Nov. 30, 1862, and Susan
Vyse, born February, 1793, died Jan. 26, 1865). He was born
Dec. 22, 1824, Parish Ware, Herefordshire, Eng. Came to
Utah Aug. 31, 1852.

Married Frances Clark 1851, in England (daughter of
Benjamin Thomas Clark, born Feb. 20, 1799, died Sept. 4,
1867, and Ann Shukers, born June 19, 1810, died June 24,
1848). She was born April 3, 1828, and died August, 1904.
Their children: Louisa Susan, m. Henry J. Stone; Maria
Jane, m. Philip Ryan; James Barton, m. Mary Smith; Charlei
William, died.

Married Eliza Briggs, Salt Lake City, Utah. Their chil-
dren: Ruth B., m. John Handley; Sarah Ann, m. W. F.
Handley; John Henry, m. Emma Evans; Joseph, died; Eliza,
m. Newel J. Knight; David Thomas, m. Caroline Mary Ditt-
more; Samuel, and Alfred James, died. Family home. Cedar
Valley, Utah.

High priest; missionary to The Muddy; Indian war vet-
eran. Died March 23, 1907, Provo, Utah.

STRATTON, DAVID THOMAS (son of James Stratton and
Eliza Briggs). Born Dec. 19, 1866, Provo, Utah.

Married Caroline Mary Dittmore Sept. 20, 1894, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Henry Dittmore and Rachel Smuin of
Pleasant Grove, Utah), who was born Feb. 21, 1867. Their
children: Ann Artell b. July 26, 1895; Rhoda b. May 23,
1898; Miralda b. Dec. 12, 1899; Mabel b. April 6, 1901; Martin
David b. June 11, 1903; Farel Henry b. Feb. 12, 1905; James
Reed b. May 6, 1907. Family home Sharon ward, Utah.

Elder; assistant superintendent of Sunday school, Tlm-
panogos ward; president of deacons quorum; ward teacher
Fruitgrower and horticulturist.

STRICKL.EY, JOHN (son of Joseph Strickley of Birming-
ham, Eng.). Born 1843, at Birmingham. Came to Utah
June, 1868, Captain Hunter company.



Married Ellen Brindle December, 1864, at Brimingham
(daughter of Benjamin Brindle and Sarah Ppnney of that
place, pioneers 1867). who was born Aug. 30. 1844. Their
children: William J., m. Mary E. Cooper; Ellen E. E., m.
John G. Gray; Mariam Z. A., m. E. W. Mason; Joseph B., m.
Marie Hale; Laura B., m. H. W. Gray; George F., m. Ger-
trude Penfold; Albert B., d. infant; Frank H., m. Lula Arm-
strong; James G.; Blanche H. Family home, Salt Lake City.

General merchant.

STRICKLET, JOSEPH B. (son of John Strickley and Ellen
Brindle). Born Feb. 18, 1870, Salt Lake City.

Married Marie Hale Dec. 21, 1896, Salt Lake City, S. S.
Geddes officiating (daughter of Joseph Hale and Elizabeth
Williams of Wales, pioneers 1865). She was born June 27,
1872. Family home, Salt Lake City.


STRINGFELLOW, GEORGE (son of Joseph Stringfellow and
Lucy Tagg of Hucknall, Nottingham, Eng.). Born 1834, at
Hucknall. Came to Utah 1864, Joseph S. Rawlins company.

Married Grace E. Wilkinson April 1, 1867, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Luke Wilkinson and Ann Barker). Their chil-
dren: Joseph W., m. Fannie Maria Little; Erastus W., m.
Etta Bennion; Alonzo W.; Junius R.; Grace E. Family home
Salt Lake City, Utah.

Missionary to England. City councilman and member
board of public works. Merchant and president Utah Casket

STRINGFELLOW, JOSEPH W. (son of George Stringfellow
and Grace E. Wilkinson). Born Jan. 15. 1874, Salt Lake

Married Fannie Maria Little Sept. 19. 1909, Salt Lake City
(daughter of James T. Little of Salt Lake City), who was
born Aug. 7, 1885. Family home. Salt Lake City.

Seventy. Lawyer.

STRIIYGHAM, GEORGE. Born in New York State. Came to

Married Polly Hendrickson 1829, in New Tork state. Their
children: Briant, m. Susie Ann Ashby, m. Harriet Ashby,
m. Martha Ashby, m. Nancy Badger; Sabra: Jeremiah, m.
Sallie Bove, m. Mary Brinkerhoff; Benjamin Joseph, m.
Emma Ashby; George, m. Mary Ashby; Meda, m. Appleton
Harmon. Family home Salt Lake City, Utah.

Butcher. Died at Salt Lake City.

STRINGHAM, BRIANT (son of George Stringham and Polly
Hendrickson). Born 1830, in New Tork state. Came to
Utah July 24, 1847, Brlgham Young company.

Married Susan Ann Ashby 1848, Salt Lake City. Their
children- Susan b. Dec. 25, 1849, m. Sheridan Jacobs; Briant
b Dec. 26, 1851, m. Jessie Eldredge; James b. 1853, d. youth;
Philip b July 14, 1856, m. Caroline Ann Crouch, m. Mary
Hall; Lucy b. 1858. m. Heber J. Grant; Jacob b. I860, d.
youth; Julia b. 1862, m. Albert Woolley; Ashby b. 1864;
William b. 1866, m. Lucy Ferron; John b. 1868, m. Ettie Pen-
rose. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Married Harriett Ashby, at Salt Lake City. Their chil-
dren- Maria, m. Thomas Stephens; Harriett, m. Briant
Nowlen; Polly; Rozilla, m. Frank Grant; Henry, m. Fannie
; George, m. Miss Freeze. Family home Salt Lake City,

Married Martha Bucklan Ashby, at Salt Lake City. Their
children- Martha, m. Joseph Edmonds; Chloe, m. Hyrum
Johnson; Theresa; Jeremiah; Richard. Family home, Salt
Lake Citv

Married Nancy Badger (Garr). Their children: Jane,
m Staveson. Family home, Salt Lake City.

High priest; bishop's counselor; in charge of tithing stock
of Utah, 15 years, and of commissary during Indian wars.
Died August, 1870, Salt Lake City.

STRINGHAM, PHILIP (son of Briant Stringham and Susan
Ann Ashby). Born July 14, 1856, Salt Lake City.

Married Caroline Ann Crouch Feb. 12, 1873, Salt Lake
City (daughter of William Crouch and Caroline Baker of
London, Eng., who came to Utah 1875). She was born Feb.
7 1855 Their children: Caroline Clair b. Nov. 3, 1874, m.
Joseph P. Hacking; Ethelwynn b. July 25, 1876^ m. Syl-
venus Collet; Grace b. Aug. 26, 1878, m. Don B Colton;
Mary Fontella b. Feb. 28, 1881, m. Mark M. Hall; Philip
Crouch b. Feb. 19, 1883. m. Ella Jane Wimmer; Susan b.
Feb. 18, 1885, m. Marion Shaffer; Zina Roxana b. March
12 1887, m. Hyrum Lorenzo Reed; Briant b. April 2, 1 89,
m. Delpha Rolfe, m. Katherine Chipman; Gertrude b. June
2 1891 d child; William Sterling b. July 25, 1892; Irvin b
Oct. 26) 1895; Beatrice b. Sept. 8, 1898. Family home Vernal,

Ut Ma'rried Mary Bingham (Hall) Dec. 21, 1907 Salt Lake
City (daughter of Thomas Bingham, Sr., and Karen Holli
day of Ogden, Utah, pioneers 1848, contingent Mormon Bat-
talion; widow of Mark Moroni Hall, whom she married
Jan 12 1877, Huntsville, Utah. Children of this former
marriage: Mary Maria b. Aug. 17, 1878 m Don R Colton;
Chloe Louisa b. Sept. 15, 1879, d. child; Mark Moroni b.
Jan 2, 1881, m. Mary Fontella Stringham; Thomas Edwin
b. March 20, 1886. Family home Vernal, Utah). She was
born Sept. 18, 1852.

High priest; Sunday school superintendent; president Y. M.
M I A. of Uinta stake. Superintendent schools of Uinta
county; county recorder three terms; county clerk. Farmer
and sheep raiser.

STRINGHAM. JEREMIAH (son of George Stringham and
Polly Hendrickson). Came to Utah 1863, John R. Young

Married Sallie Bovee in eastern states, who came to Utah
with husband. Their children: Benjamin; George, m. Emily
Billings; William, m. Annie Cameron; Mary, m. Joseph
Colby; Jacob, m. Anna Harmon; Jeremiah, m. Martha Keel;
Zina, died. Family resided Salt Lake City, Manti and Nephi.

Married Mary Brinkerhoff at Salt Lake City (daughter
of George Brinkerhoff of Long Valley, Utah). Their chil-
dren: Sallie, m. King; Jeanette; James; Lillian, m.

Mr. Grundy; David; Thomas. Family home Thurber, Utah.

Active pioneer in San Pete and Juab counties. Guard
during Black Hawk Indian war. Farmer and stockraiser.
Died 1904, Manti, Utah.

STRINGHAM, JACOB (son of Jeremiah Stringham and
Sallie Bovee). Born Oct. 3, 1862, in Missouri.

Married Anna Harmon Oct. 4, 1884, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Ansel P. Harmon and Roseline Chandler of Holden,
Utah). She was born Nov. 11, 1862, and died Oct. 26, 1910.
Their children: Ethel b. Jan. 30, 1885, m. Ole Dastrup;
Roseline b. Sept. 5, 1887; Marion b. Feb. 1, 1890; Zina b.
Dec. 28, 1892; Ansel b. Aug. 26, 1895; Ruby b. Oct. 19, 1898,
died; Alta b. Feb. 4, 1901; Sarah b. May 15, 1904; Anna b.
Sept. 5, 1908. Family home Vermillion, Utah.

High priest; counselor in bishopric and assistant Sun-
day school superintendent Vermillion ward. Farmer and

ham, born March 16, 1790, Long Island, N. Y., and Polly Hen-
drickson, born April 3, 1803, in Broom county, N. Y., married
Aug. 17, 1820). He was born March 16, 1839. Came to Utah
September, 1848, Heber C. Kimball company.

Married Emma Smith Ashby Oct. 26, 1861 (daughter of
Nathaniel and Susan Ashby), who was born March 14, 1843.
Only child: Benjamin Ashby b. May 22, 1863, m. Mary Char-
lotte Probert.

Married Olive Ann Johnson Sept. 16, 1880, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Richard Johnson and Frances Hart (Nixon).
She was born May 3, 1862, Holden, Utah. Their children:
Joseph Ray b. July 24, 1881, m. Mary Edna Mitchell Oct. 25,
1905; Emma b. Feb. 14, 1883, m. John E. Anderson April 5,
1906; Polly Elmeda b. Nov. 13, 1884, m. James Henry Ramsey
March 8, 1911; Elmer Taylor b. Jan. 2, 1887; Louis b. May 15,
1889, m. David W. Duncan Oct. 3, 1907; Viola b. Feb. 13, 1891,
m. Alex Trimble June 5, 1909; Platte b. Nov. 26, 1894;
Minerva b. Aug. 14, 1897; Alonzo Kimball b. Dec. 29, 1899,
died; Bryant b. May 19, 1901; Zina Bernice b. Aug. 13, 1903.
Family home Holden, Millard Co., Utah.

Missionary to England April 13, 1863, to Sept. 1, 1866.
Called to preside over Harrisburg, and organize and colonize
Leeds, Washington Co., Utah, Dec. 1, 1867. President high
priests quorum at Holden, July 1, 1878 to June 23, 1905.
Ordained patriarch Feb. 19, 1899 by President Francis M.
Lyman. Justice of peace at Holden 1881 to 1890.

STRINGHAM, BENJAMIN ASHBY (son of Benjamin Joseph
Stringham and Emma Smith Ashby). Born May 22, 1863,
Salt Lake City.

Married Mary Charlotte Probert, Manti, Utah (daughter of
William Probert and Mary Ann Johnson). Their children:
Rulon Ashby; Evan; Veda Emma; Sanzas; Forest; Maline.
Family resided Provo, Utah and Tabor, Alberta, Canada.

Missionary to southern states. Pioneer in Tabor and Ray-
mond, Canada.

STRONG, JACOB (son of James Strong and Catherine How-
ard, former of Strongstown, Pa., the latter of York county,
Pa.). Born Oct. 9, 1799, In York county, Pa. Came to Utah
October, 1849, Silas Richard company.

Married Sarah Hill Feb. 28, 1822 (daughter of James Hill
and Barbara Emerkeizer), who was born Sept. 1, 1806. Their
children: Sarah, m. William Wilson; Susan Strong, m. Henry
Mower; William, m. Martha Alvord; Lucinda; John Albert;
James Thomas, m. Eliza Swaner; Hyrum, m. Mary I. Newton.

Married Alice Fish March 5, 1857, Salt Lake City, who
was born April 16, 1829, in Lancashire, Eng. Their chil-
dren: Lucinda b. March 10, 1859, m. Scott Campbell; Wil-
liam Jacob b. Aug. 13, 1863, m. Emma Duncan; Alma Ether,
m. Lizzie Underwood. Family home, Salt Lake City.

STRONG, HYRUM (son of Jacob Strong and Sarah Hill).
Born Sept. 28, 1845, Nauvoo, 111. Came to Utah October,
1849, with father.

Married Mary Isabella Newton Feb. 1, 1868, Salt Lake City
(daughter of James L. Newton and Elizabeth Blackburn,
pioneers 1853, John Brown company). She was born April
3 1849. Their children: Hyrum Albert b. Jan. 8, 1871, d.
Dec. 17, 1878; Elizabeth Irene b. July 17, 1874, d. Jan. 8,
1879; Irvin Jacob b. Oct. 9, 1877, m. Hannah Maud Harris;
Myrtle Belle b. Sept. 6, 1880, m. Arthur F. Galley; Ralph
James b. Aug. 11, 1883, m. Cynthia Blamires; May b. Dec.
17, 1886; Daisy b. Oct. 13, 1890. Family resided Salt Lake
City and Kaysville, Utah.

STRONG, JOHN (son of John Strong, Sr., and Mary Hewett
of Westmoreland, Eng.). Born Sept. 3, 1805, Banton, Cum-
berland Eng. Came to Utah 1855, Milo Andrus company.

Married Agnes Miller September, 1828, Kendal, Westmore-
land Eng. (daughter of John Miller and Agnes Dean of Clap-
ham,' Yorkshire, Eng., pioneers 1855, Milo Andrus com-



pany). She was born May 26, 1809. Their children: John
b. Aug. 13, 1829, m. Maria Nelson; George b. Jan. 28, 1832,
died; Mary b. Jan. 22, 1835, m. Thomas Farrer; Agnes b.
Oct. 3, 1837, m. Roger Farrer; William b. Jan. 26, 1840, m.
Celestia Young; Hannah b. July 22, 1842, m. Caleb H. Davis;
Joseph S. b. Aug. 23, 1844, m. Matilda Young; Eleanor M.
b. Jan. 30, 1847, m. William H. Gray; Elizabeth A. b. July
9, 1849, m. Robert Boardman; Miles b. Nov. 2, 1852, m. Maria
Jensen. Family home Provo, Utah.

Seventy; high priest. Blacksmith. Died Dec. 21, 1862,

STUART, DANIEL, (son of John Stuart and Margrite Nel-
son of Rimphin, Scotland). Born May 20, 1820, Kindle,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 10, 1850, Milo Andrews company.

Married Agness Huddleston In 1846 (daughter of John
Huddleston and Margerett Huddleston), who was born Aug.
11, 1821. Their children: George Stewart b. Feb. 27, 1846,
m. Mary Evans 1866; Mary Ann b. May, 1847, d. 1847; Elisa.
Anna M. b. June 4, 1851. m. C. E. Pomroy; Zina A. b. 1853,
m. William Lambaum. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Veteran of Echo Canyon campaign and Black Hawk
Indian war. Early settler to Carson Valley. Shoemaker.

STUART, GEORGE (son of Daniel Stuart and Agness Hud-
dleston). Born Feb. 27, 1845. Came to Utah with parents.

Married Mary Evans in 1866, Salt Lake City (daughter
of Thomas E. Evans and Jane Davis), who was born 1841
In Wales. Their children: Jane Agnes b. June, 1868, d.
1868; Eva Eveline b. Oct. 6, 1869, m. George Richardson
1887; Mary Margrett b. Oct. 1871, m. James McKay; George
Daniel b. 1873, died; Ammie b. 1874; George S. b. March
1875, m. Rebecca Williams; Benjamin b. Nov. 22, 1875, m.
Sally Jones.

Missionary to Scotland 1894-96; bishop; member of Nau-
voo Guard. Telegraph operator.

Married Jemima Evans April 8, 1874, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas L. Evans and Jane Davis, former
pioneer 1868, Captain Gillett company, latter 1866, same
captain). She was born April 1, 1850, In Glamorganshire,
Wales. Their children: Thomas b. Jan. 1876, m. Annie
Jones; William A. b. June 1877, m. Mary Ann Thomas;
Ivan b. Aug. 22, 1879, m. Mary Williams; Sarah b. Sept. IS,
1882, m. William Follace; Zina b. Sept. 18, 1886, m. Frank
Robert; Agness b. May 21, 1889, m. Davy Burnett; Jemima
b. Nov. 18, 1891; Daniel W. b. 1899.

STTJCKI, JOHN TT. (son of Johannes Stuckl and Elizabeth
Sauter of Neunforn, Thurgau, Switzerland). Born Jan. 8,
1837, Neunforn, Thurgau, Switzerland. Came to Utah Aug.
30, 1860, Jesse Murphy company.

Married A. Margaret Huber Aug. 19, 1859, Mettendorf,
Thurgau, Switzerland (daughter of Hans Heinrich Huber and
Anna Maria Schneider of Mettendorf). She was born Feb.
20, 1835. Their child: John Henry, d. Oct. 25, 1877.

Married Jane Butler Feb. 1, 1870, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Thomas Butler and Dinah David of Bridge End, South
Wales, who came to Utah June 2, 1875, by rail). She was
born Nov. 8, 1851, St. Brides, Wales. Their children: Charles
Thomas b. Aug. 11, 1872, m. Caroline Fink; Caroline Eliza-
beth b. Feb. 4, 1874, d. Sept. 2, 1880; Maria Jane b. April
22, 1877, m. Charles Cole; William B. b. A'ug. 21, 1880, m.
Marie Lehr; Hyrum David b. Oct. 17, 1882, d. Nov. 30, 1882;
Joseph Smith b. June 1, 1884, m. Mary Ann Price; Annie
b. Aug. 26, 1886, m. Daniel Rich; Margaret b. Aug. 15, 1891;
Erastus Woodruff b. March 19, 1894.

Married Anna Clara Sport September, 1890, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Jacob Spori and Susannah Katherine Bochlen
of Oberwyl, Bern, Switzerland). She was born Sept. 21,
1859, at Oberwyl. Their children: Elfrieda S. b. April 29,
1893; Ezra S. b. Feb. 25, 1895.

Member 62d quorum seventies; missionary to Switzerland
and Germany 1874-76 and 1888-90; high councilor; stake
clerk; president high priests quorum; patriarch; bishop's
counselor; second counselor to president of stake. Mayor
of Paris, Idaho; member board of education Academy of
Idaho; justice of peace; county auditor and recorder; county
treasurer; notary public; school trustee.

STUBBS, RICHARD (son of Samuel Stubbs and Sarah Shaw
of Norwich, Cheshire, Eng.). Born July 30, 1823, Norwich.
Came to Utah October, 1852, Jerome Benson cowteam com-

Married Eleanor Ware June 21, 1843, Busher Branch, Lee
Co., Iowa (daughter of Abishai Ware and Delilah Rogers
of Frederick, W. Va., pioneers 1852, Jerome Benson oxteam
company). She was born Dec. 1, 1825. Their children:
Amana Melvlna, m. Edward Peay; Samuel, died; Sarah Ellen,
m. Franklin Scott; Rebecca Ann, m. Edward Peay; Heber
William, m. Blanche Whipple; Eliza R., m. Franklin Scott;
John R., m. Temperance Goodman; Mary D., m. Nephi Ross;
Eunice Lester, m. Howard Scott; Hannah D., m. Walter
Gale; Joseph A., m. Phlllipa Moyle. Family home Provo,

High priest; ward and Sunday school teacher. Farmer.
Died July 25, 1902, Provo.

STUBBS, JOHN RODHOM (son of Richard Stubbs and
Eleanor Ware of Provo, Utah). Born July 2, 1860, at Provo,

Married Susannah Temperance Goodman Dec. 22, 1881,
Salt Lake City (daughter of John Richardson Goodman and

Sarah Lee of Provo, Utah, pioneers 1852). She was born
Jan. 12, 1863. Their children: John William b. April 24,
1883, m. Margret Ritchie; Jesse Goodman b. Jan. 9, 1885,
m. Annie Loveless; Zella Temperance b. Sept. 14, 1886, m.
William A. Penrod; Maud Ellen b. April 4, 1888, m. Charles
Ashton; Wilford Richard b. April 6, 1890, m. Pearl Penrod;
David Alfonso b. June 9, 1892, d. March 12, 1903; Albert
Owen b. May 5, 1896; Leona b. May 27, 1903. Family resided
Pleasant View and Provo, Utah.

High priest; bishop's counselor; missionary to Great Brit-
ain May 26, 1899 to 1901; Sunday school superintendent;
wara teacher. Farmer and horticulturist.

STUMPF, TRAITGOTT (son of John Stumpf and Elizabeth
Fehr of Buchakern, Canton Thurgau, Switzerland, latter
a pioneer 1863). Born Jan. 2, 1840, Buchakern, Switzerland
Came to Utah 1861, Jabez Woodard independent oxteam

Married Elizabeth Turner 1867, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of William Turner and Ann Turner of Chilvers Coten
Warwickshire, Eng., pioneers 1850). She was born Sept.
5, 1829. Warwickshire, Eng. There were no children.

Married Jane Buist March 13, 1884, Logan, Utah (daugh-
ter of David Buist and Isabella Mathers of Arbroath, Scot-
land; former came to Utah 1883). She was born Jan. 9,
1855, at Arbroath, and came to Utah with father. Their
children: Isabella Jane b. Nov. 28, 1886; Elizabeth Ann b
May 17, 1888, m. Oscar Junies Barratt.

High priest. Brought immigrants to Utah from the
terminals of railroads, Laramie and Fort Benton, 1868.

SULLIVAN, DAVID D. (son of James T. Sullivan of Nash-
ville, Ind., and Annie Weddell of Valiska. Iowa). Born
Jan. 21, 1845, Nashville, Ind. Came to Utah December. 1865
freighting outfit.

Married Caroline C. Calkins 1827 In New York City
(daughter of Israel Calkins and Lavlna Wheeler, pioneers
1852). She was born Jan. 7, 1851, Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Their children: Julia Melvina b. Nov. 19, 1869, m. Guy
Hartley Greene Nov. 29, 1909; Indemora b. March 20, 1874,
m. Thorber Johnson Nov. 5, 1909; Helen Amelia b. Feb, 8
1877, m. Theodore Dewey Jan. 2. 1900: Minnie Martha b.
Dec. 18, 1878; David Dolen b. Sept. 6, 1880, m. Maud Buck-
land March 20, 1902; Mary Elizabeth b. Sept. 12, 1882, m.
Frank Mousley Snow June 20, 1906; Caroline b. July 4 1886-
Walter Scott b. Feb. 24, 1889; Irene b. April 21, 1891 m
Harry Westenfelder Feb. 17, 1908; Gladys b. Aug. 17, 1893.

Civil war veteran. Postmaster at Grace, Idaho, 13 years
Died March 30, 1911.

SULLIVAN, GEORGE MILTON (son of David Linn Sulli-
van and Rebecca Morris of Troy, Davis Co., Iowa). Born
March 18, 1866, Van Buren Co., Iowa. Came to Utah August,

Married Margaret McReynolds May 7, 1892, Hot Springs,
S. D. (daughter of Robert C. McReynolds of Alliance, Neb.).
She was born 1872. Their children: Fern D. b. April 12,
1893, m. Earl F. Hiller; Wilma Floy b. Oct. 20, 1894; Glenn
b. Aug. 7. 1896, d. child.

Married Daleth Pearl Kelley Oct. 1, 1902, Colorado Springs,
Colo, (daughter of James E. and Margaret Kelley of Bloom-
ington, Neb.). She was born Sept. 22, 1872.

Admitted to the bar May, 1890, in the state of Nebraska.
Member board of education of Salt Lake City. Lawyer.

SULZER, CASPER (SULSER) (son of Peter and Ann Sulzer
of Switzerland). Born Oct. 17, 1821, in Switzerland. Came
to Utah in October, 1861, Joseph W. Young company.

Married Kathryn Steidler 1839 in Switzerland (daughter
of Ulrich Steidler and Maragrete Abplanalp of Switzerland).
She was born March 28, 1819. Their children: Kathryn and
Maragrete, died; John, m. Mary M. Keller; Casper and
Jacob, twins, died; Casper, m. Amanda Smith; Maragrete,
m. George Henry Bumell; Susianna, m. Sidney McCarrel;
Emma, m, Hiram Shelton; Amelia, m. Christen Burgener;
Elizabeth, m. Joseph McCarrel. Family home, Meyringer,

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