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Born Dec. 15, 1830, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1853, Appleton M.
Harmon Company. First Counselor in
High Priests Quorum.



WILLIAM A. LEATHAM
Son of James Leatham and Margaret Ir-
vine. Born Feb. 12, 1872, at Salt Lake
City. Salt Lake County Assessor. Book-
keeper.



ALEXANDER LEATHAM
Rexburg, Idaho.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853






WILLIAM FREDRICK RIGHT
Born Jan. 29, 1833, Saddleworth, Ens.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1853, Brown and
Harmon Company. Representative to
Idaho Legislature from Fremont County.



GEORGE C. RIGBY

Son of William Fredrick Rigby and Mary
Clarke. Born Feb. 23, 1862, Wellsville,
Utah. President of the Farmers' Banking
Company at Cache Junction, Utah.



JOSEPH E. RIGBY
Hibbard, Idaho.





SAMUEL ROSKELLEY
Born Jan. 1, 1837, Devonport, Devonshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1853, Apple-
ton Harmon Company.



GEORGE TAYLOR

Born March 16, 1830, Woodboro, Notting-
hamshire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 16,
1853, Appleton M. Harmon Company.
Mayor of Kphraim, Utah.



GEORGE SHIELDS

Born Aug. 15, 1828, Paisley, Scotland.
Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1853, Appleton Har-
mon Company. Assisted in bringing im-
migrants to Utah.





GEORGE W. SHIELDS
Son of George Shields and Jane Carday.
Born Oct. 27, 1865, West Jordan, Utah.
Farmer and Sheepraiser.



THOMAS HENRY COPE
Son of Thomas Cope and Martha Newton.
Born Jan. 31, 1853, Leeds, Eng. Bishop
Tropic Ward. County Commissioner.



PHILIP PUGSLEY

Born Dec. 18, 1822, Parish of Witheypool,
Somersetshire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept.
30, 1853, with the Ten-pound Company.
High Priest. Salt Refiner.



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JOSEPH E. F. PUGSLEY
Son of Philip Pugsley and Martha Roach.
Born April 15, 1852, Bristol, Eng. Desk
Sergeant and Patrolman.



ISAAC JAMES CALDWELL
Born April 29, 1833. Came to Utah in
1853, Captain Clawson Company. Senior
President Seventies. Assisted immigrants
to Utah. Farmer ; Stockraiser.



R. E. CALDWELL

Son of Isaac James Caldwell and Eliza
Ann Russell. Born Sept. 27, 1875, Tooele
County, Utah. Missionary ; Seventy. Civil
Engineer.






JOHN CHILD

Born Sept. 7, 1796, Middlesex, Eng. Came
to Utah in September, 1853, Moses Claw-
son Company. Black Hawk Indian War
Veteran. Shoemaker.



JOHN COTTAM

Born in 1798 in England. Came to Utah
about 1856.



THOMAS COTTAM

Son of John and Catherine Cottam. Born
Oct. 21, 1820, in England. Came to Utah
in September, 1853. Turner and Chair-
maker.






GEORGE THOMAS COTTAM
Son of Thomas Cottam and Caroline
Smith. Born Oct. 29, 1853, at Salt Lake
City. High Priest. City Councilman ;
Farmer.

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BENJAMIN HAMPTON
Born Feb. 11, 1827, Philadelphia, Pa.
Came to Utah October, 1853, Moses Claw-
son Company. Miner and Smelting Man.
Resides at Salt Lake City. Capitalist.



GRANT HAMPTON

Son of Benjamin Hampton and Adelaide
E. Grant. Born Sept. 8, 1867, at Salt
Lake City. Secy, and Treas. Consolidated
W. & M. Co.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853




DAVID HENRY LEONARD
Born March 7. 1841, in Upper Canada.
Came to Utah Sept. 17, 1853, Moses Claw-
son Company. Black Hawk Indian War
Veteran.




WILLIAM SMITH READ
Born Dec. 1, 1816, North Crawley, Buck-
ingham, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 16,
1853, Moses Clawson Company. Presi-
dent Read Bros. Harness Company.



WILLIAM SIMMONS READ
Son of William Smith Read and Elizabeth
Simmons. Born June 26, 1855, Ogden,
Utah. Member of Read Bros. Harness
Company.






JOSIAH GEORGE READ
Son of William Smith Read and Elizabeth
Simmons. Born Jan. 2, 1859, Slaterville,
Utah. Member of Read Bros. Harness
Company of Ogden.



OSCAR ISAAC READ
Son of William Smith Read and Elizabeth
Simmons. Born Feb. 19, 1867, Ogden,
Utah. Member of Read Bros. Harness
Company.



JOHN CHAMBERS WHITE
Born June 1, 1832, Birmingham, War-
wickshire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 20,
1853. Hyrum B. Clawson Oxteam Com-
pany. High Priest. Farmer.




OSCAR THOMAS WHITE
Son of John C. White and Mary Ann In-
gram. Born April 2, 1870, Levan, Utah
Seventy ; Ward Teacher. Farmer.



S. F. ADAMS

Born May 16, 1834, Raunds, Northamp-
tonshire, Eng. Came to Utah in October,
1853, Joseph A. Young Company. Echo
Canyon Campaigner. Commissioner Bing-
ham County, Idaho.



JAMES GUSHING

Born Nov. 2, 1830, Wyndham, Norfolk,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 10, 1853, John
W. Young Company. Merchant.



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JAMES RADFORD MILLARD
Born March 22, 1827, Bidisham, Somer-
setshire, Eng. Came to Utah in October,
1853, John W. Young Company.



JOHN E. OWENS

Born March 16, 1833, Merthyr Tydfil,
South Wales. Came to Utah Oct. 10,
1853, John W. Young Company. Elder.
Farmer.



THOMAS W. THOMAS
Born Feb. 8, 1833, Winvow Parish, South
Wales. Came to Utah Oct. 10, 1853, Jo-
seph W. Young Company.









THOMAS MORONI THOMAS
Son of Thomas W. Thomas and Ruth
Morgan. Born March 8, 1857, Brigham
City, Utah. Pioneer Merchant of Malad,
Idaho.



SETH THOMAS

Son of Thomas Moroni Thomas and Ra-
chel Rees. Born Aug. 26, 1886, Malad
City, Idaho. Manager T. M. Thomas Sons
at Malad.



EVAN AUSTIN WILLIAMS
Born Oct. 29, 1822, Llantrysant, Wales.
Came to Utah in September, 1853, Jo-
seph A. Young Company. Priest ; Tithing
Clerk. Blacksmith.





NOAH M. WILLIAMS
Son of Evan Austin Williams and Mary
Ann Tomkins. Born Sept. 19, 1851, Brit-
onferry, Wales. Resides at Nounan, Bear
Lake Co., Idaho.



JOHN REX WINDER

Born Dec. 11, 1821, Beddington, Kent, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 10, 1853, Joseph W.
Young Company. First Counselor to
President of Church. J. C. of L. D*. S.



JOHN REX WINDER, JR.
Son of John Rex Winder and Ellen Wal-
ters. Born Sept. 19, 1848, Liverpool, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 10, 1853, J. W. Young
Company.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853






EDWIN JOSEPH WINDER
Son of John Rex Winder and Elizabeth
Parker. Born June 8, 1867, Mill Creek,
Utah. Seventy ; Missionary to Great
Britain ; Stake Sunday School Supt.



WILLIAM HUGGINS

Born June 2, 1811, in New Jersey. Came
to Utah Oct. 10, 1853, Anthony Ivans
Company. High Priest.



JACOB WENTLIN McCURDY
Born March 11, 1818, Ocean County N.
J. Came to Utah Aug. 10, 1853, Anthony
and Israel Ivans Company. Indian War

Veteran.





JACOB E. McCURDY
Born Oct. 9, 1856, at Salt Lake City.



SAMUEL ALLEN

Born May 29, 1829, Radcliffe, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus H. Wheelock
Company. Farmer.



SAMUEL H. ALLEN

Son of Samuel Allen and Harriet Moore.
Born Aug. 15, 1862, Mount Pleasant,
Utah. Missionary to England. Physician.





JAMES THOMAS BELLISTON
Born Feb. 18, 1819, London, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 6, 1853, Cyrus H. Wheelock
Company. High Priest.



THOMAS BELLISTON
Son of James Thomas Belliston and
Louisa Miller. Born Dec. 1, 1845, Bir-
mingham, Eng. High Councilor. County
Commissioner.



WILLIAM BOWTHORPE
Born Sept. 30, 1806, Bruff, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 13, 1853, Lev! Kendall and
Cyrus Wheelock Company. High Priest.



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WILLIAM BOWTHORPB
Son of William Bowthorpe and Mary Ann
Tuttle. Born June 8, 1851, Norwich, Eng.
Came to Utah with parents. A Presi-
dent of Seventies.



JOHN GARRATT CHAMBERS
Born June 13, 1818, Alnwick, Northum-
berlandshire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct.
7, 1853, Cyrus Wheelock Company.
Priest. Printer.



ALMA DUFFIN CHAMBERS
Son of John Garratt Chambers and Maria
Duffln. Born Feb. 16, 1858, at Salt Lake
City. Member Central Board Y. M. M. 1.
A., Weber Co. County Treasurer.






BENJAMIN THOMAS CLARK
Born Feb. 20, 1799, Cambridge, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1853, Cyrus H.
Wheelock Company. Resided in Sugar
House Ward, Salt Lake City.



JOHN FIRTH

Born Feb. 6, 1823, Wakefleld, Yorkshire,
Kng. Came to Utah Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus
H. Wheelock Company.



WILLIAM HENRY FIRTH
Son of John Firth and Jane Kendell.
Born April 2, 1847, Leeds, Yorkshire, Eng.






JAMES ELLISON

Born June 18, 1807, Lancashire, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus H.
Wlieelock Company.



JOHN W. HASLAM

Son of John R. Haslam, who came to
Utah in October, 1853, and Marguerite
Howarth. Born April 7, 1860, at Salt
Lake City, Seventy. Carpenter and Con-
tractor.



ERNEST HASLAM

Son of John R. Haslam, who came to
Utah in October, 1853, Cyrus H. Wheelock
Company, and Annie Catherine Brabandt.
Born Sept. 6, 1870, at Salt Lake City.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853





HEBER C. HASLAM

Son of John R. Haslam and Annie Cath-
erine Brabandt. Born Jan. 18, 1874, at
Salt Lake City. Gardener. Resides at
28th Ward, Salt Lake City.



EUGENE A. HENRIOD
Born March 9, 1833, Havre de Grace,
France. Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1853, Cy-
rus H. Wheelock Company. Member Nau-
voo Legion.



JOHN LEES

Born in 1801, Lancashire, Eng Came
to Utah in October, 1853, Capt. Wheelock
Company. Elder ; Block Teacher.
Laborer.






JOHN LEES, JR.

Son of John Lees and Elizabeth Buckley.
Born March 9, 1833, Lancashire, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1853, with parents.
Seventy. Butcher.



JOSIAH N. LEES

Son of John Lees, Jr., and Martha Need-
ham. Born Sept. 23, 1865. Elder; Sun-
day School and Block Teacher. Butcher.



JOSIAH LEES

Son of John Lees, Sr., and Elizabeth
Buckley. Born in 1840, Lancashire, Ens.
Came to Utah in 1862. Elder. Deputy
Sheriff of Salt Lake. Freighter.




JOSIAH LEES, JR.

Son of Josiah Lees and Mary Boydon.
Born Oct. 6, 1867, at Salt Lake City.
Member 109th Quorum Seventies. Car
Tnspector ; Freighter.



JAMES LOFTHOUSE
Born November, 1833, Downham, Lan-
castershlre, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 6,
1853, H. C. Wheelock Company.



JAMES R. LOFTHOUSE
Son of James Lofthouse and Charlotte E.
Woodhead. Born Feb. 22, 1860.



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JOHN DRYSDALE

Born Oct. 10, 1839. Came to Utah in
1853, Capt. Dailey Company. Indian
Fighter. Charcoal Burner.



JOHN LOV^E

Born April 24, 1818, Wigan, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah in October, 1853,
Cyrus H. Wheelock Company. Blacksmith.



SAMSON WILLIAM NATE
Son of Samson Nate, who came to Utah
in October, 1853, Captain Kendall Com-
pany. Born Oct. 24, 1854, Fort Herri-
man, Utah.






JAMES QUAYLE

Born July 16, 1831, Kirkmichael, Isle of
Man. Came to Utah Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus
H. Wheelock Company. Vice-President
Logan Temple. Mayor.



PHILIP QUAYLE

Son of James Quayle and Elizabeth Gil-
lions. Born June 29, 1861, Logan, Utah.
Bishop of Treasureton Ward, Idaho ; Mem-
ber High Council. Farmer.





ELIJAH SEAMONS

Born Feb. 14, 1836, Chediston, Suffolk,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus
H. Wheelock Company. Elder; High
Priest. Indian War Veteran.






ALFRED SPARKS

Born March 7, 1835, Hollow, Worcester-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah in 1853, Cyrus
Wheelock Company. Elder and Ward
Teacher. Veteran Echo Canyon War.



JOSEPH TAYLOR

Born April 24, 1800. Came to Utah in
October, 1853, Capt. Wheelock Company.
Seventy. Weaver and Gardener. Resided
at Salt Lake City.




SAMUEL B. TAYLOR
Son of Joseph Taylor and Harriet Barnes.
Born Oct. 16, 1841, Lancastershire, Eng.
Elder; Block Teacher. Assisted in immi-
gration to Utah.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853









JOHN WOOD

Born in 1819. Came to Utah in 1853,
C. H. Wheelock Company. Farmer.



JEFFERSON ADAMS HUFF
Son of Thomas Huff, who came to Utah
in September, 1853, and Betsy Adams.
Born May 12, 1842, Chambers County, Ala.
Bishop's Counselor. Farmer.



JOHN HENRY RICH
Born Sept. 1, 1831, Trowbridge, Wiltshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 29, 1853, Moses
Dailey Company. High Priest; High
Councilor.






FRANKLIN JOHN RICH
Son of John Henry Rich and Lydia Pond.
Born Aug. 24, 1853, in Nebraska.



JAMES RICHARD RICH
Son of Franklin John Rich and Sarah
Ann Rawle. Born Nov. 9, 1876, Morgan
County, Utah. Superintendent of Sunday
School.



CHRISTOPHER STOKES
Born Dec. 19, 1830, Trowbridge, England.
Came to Utah in 1853, with John Dailey's
Co. High Priest ; Elder ; Block Teacher.




EDWARD STRATTON
Born March 10, 1831, Freshford, Somer-
setshire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 29,
1853, Moses Dailey's Company. Seventy.



LUKE COOK

Came to Utah in 1853, Vincent Shurtliff
Oxteam Company. Seventy ; Choir Leader.
Butcher.



WILLIAM FINCH

Born May 19, 1819, Witlame, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1853, Vincent Shurtliff Com-
pany. President Bend Ward, Goshen,
Utah.



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WILLIAM FINCH, JR.
Son of William Finch and Eliza Fowler.
Born Feb. 2, 1866, Goshen, Utah. Bishop's
Counselor.



JOSHUA HARRIS

Born June 23, 1848, Glamorganshire,
South Wales. Came to Utah in 1853,
Captain Shurtliff Company.



JAMES INGRAM

Born June 17, 1833, Bicester, Oxford-
shire, England. Came to Utah Sept. 28,
1853. Vincent Shurtliff Company.






JAMES OLIVER INGRAM
Son of James Ingram and Charlotte Hol-
land. Born June 17, 187.3, Brigham City,
Utah. Seventy.



GEORGE WILLIAM NIXON
Son of George Nixon and Frances Hart.
Born Sept. 26. 1847, St. Louis, Mo. Sher-
iff for four years.



GEORGE WILLIAM NIXON, JR.
Son of George William Nixon and Eliza-
beth H. Johnson. Born Feb. 15, 1873,
Holden, Utah.






ALFRED ALDER

Born May 3, 1824, Wiltshire, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 23, 1853. Blacksmith.
High Councilor.



ALFRED W. ALDER

Son of Alfred Alder and Susan Field.
Born March 13, 1851, St. Louis, Mo.
Blacksmith ; Farmer.



WILLIAM ATKINSON
Born Sept. 22, 1812, Sackville, St. John,
New Brunswick, Canada. Came to Utah
Sept. 11, 1853, Jesse W. Crosby Company.
Bishop's Counselor.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853




WILLIAM N. ATKINSON
Son of William Atkinson and Phebe
Campbell. Born May 2, 1840, Sackville,
Canada. Ward Clerk.



JAMES ISAAC ATKINSON
Son of William Atkinson and Phebe
Campbell. Born Nov. 28, 1841, New
Brunswick, Canada. Lieutenant in Black
Hawk Indian War.



JOSHUA CROSBY
Came to Utah Sept. 10, 1853.




SIMEON COOK DROLLINGER
Born March 22, 1833, Fountain County,
Ind. Came to Utah Sept. 10, 1853, John
W. Cooley Company. Pioneer to Moapa
Valley, Nev.



SIMEON COOK DROLLINGER, JR.
Son of Simeon Cook Drollinger and Ann
Eliza Davis. Born Feb. 2, 1861, Payson,
Utah.



WILLIAM JOHN HILL
Came to Utah in September, 1853.



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JOHN HODSON

Born Jan. 10, 1808, Pendleton, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 10, 1853, Jesse Cros-
by Company. Built first flour mill at
Kaysville, 1854.



WILLIAM HODSON

Son of John Hodson and Maria Glllard.
Born Sept. 18, 1834. Member 55th Quo-
rum Seventies. Justice of Peace. Farmer.



JOSEPH D. MATHEWS
Born Sept. 20, 1819, Triboth, Glamorgan-
shire, South Wales. Came to Utah Sept.
3, 1853, Abraham O. Smoot Company.
High Priest.



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MARRINER WOOD MERRILL
Born Sept. 25, 1832, Sackville, Westmore-
land Co New Brunswick. Came to Utah
in September, 1853. Member of Quorum
of Twelve Apostles.



THOMAS HAZEN MERRILL
Son of Marriner Wood Merrill .and Sarah
Ann Atkinson. Born June 11, 1859,
Bountiful, Utah. Bishop Richmond Ward.
Representative to State Legislature.



LEWIS A. MERRILL

Son of Marriner Wood Merrill and Almira
J. Bainbridge. Born June 23, 1874, Rich-
mond, Utah. Bishop 31st Ward, Salt Lake
City. Agricultural Expert.





HIRAM WILLARD MERRILL
Son of Marriner Wood Merrill and Maria
L. Kingsbury. Born Jan. 19, 1870, Rich-
mond, Utah. Member Sunday School
Board of Benson Stake.



ALMA MERRILL

Son of Marriner Wood Merrill and Sarah
Ann Atkinson. Born Nov. 9, 1861, Rich-
mond, Utah.



WILLIAM HOWARD, JR.
Son of William Howard, who came to
Utah in September, 1853, and Elizabeth
Anderson. Born Jan. 13, 1847, Belfast,
Ireland. Counselor in Presidency of Em-
ery Stake.





JOHN ALEXANDER RAY
Born in 1817 in Mississippi. Came to
Utah Sept. 4, 1853. President Millard
Stake. Merchant and Farmer.



JOSEPH EDWARD RAY



Son of John Alexander L..-J - - -^-.-
Wingo Young. Born Jan. 7, 1851, Walke,
Madison Co., Texas. Capitalist.



ABRAHAM ROSE

Born Oct. 5, 1803, Utica, Oneida Co., N.
Y Came to Utah Sept. 17, 1853, John
W. Cooley Co. President High Priests
Quorum 30 years.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853





ALLEY STEPHEN ROSE
Son of Abraham Rose and Catherine
Nicholson. Born March 6, 1841, Carthage,
Athens Co., Ohio. President 56th Quorum
Seventies.




WILLIAM JOSEPH TAYLOR
Born July 7, 1832, Trowbridge, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 27, 1853, Oxteam
Company. Home Missionary ; Ward
Teacher; Seventy. Constable.




WILLIAM JOSEPH TAYLOR, JR.
Son of William Joseph Taylor and Mary
Bowring. Born Nov. 23, 1859, Provo,
Utah. Missionary ; High Priest ; Bishop's
Counselor ; President Y. M. M. I. A.



THOMAS SHORE WADSWORTH
Born Oct. 6, 1838, Bradford, Yorkshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1853, Da-
vid Wilkins Company. Captain of Artil-
lery, Nauvoo Legion. Echo Canyon War
Veteran.




HENRY WALKER

Born Dec. 9, 1806, Upper Bullingham, Eng
Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1853. High Priest
Carpenter and Farmer.



JOHN HENRY WALKER
Son of Henry Walker and Ann Preece.
Born Sept. 6', 1843, Upper Billingham,
Eng. President Y. M. M. I. A. at Union,
Utah ; Superintendent Sunday School.






YEPPA BENSON
Born ir i December, 1795. Came to Utah



YEPPA BENSON, JR.
Son of Yeppa Benson and Hannah Han-
sen. Born April 1, 1866, Lehi, Utah.
Bishop Weston Ward, Idaho.




GEORGE DAVIS

Born Nov. 4, 1833, Stoke Abbott, Dorset-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1853-,
John Brown Company. Bishop Wilford
Ward, Idaho.



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JAMES DENNING

Born March 2, 1830, Cofford, Kelmerston,
Somersetshire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct.
17, 1853, Christopher Arthur Company.
Veteran Echo Canyon War.



JAMES HENRY DENNING
Son of James Denning and Sarah Merri-
fleld. Born Jan. 25, 1853, on board ship
in Irish Channel. High Priest; High
Councilor. Farmer.



WILLIAM N. FIFE

Born Oct. 16, 1831, Kincardine, Scotland.
Came to Utah Oct. 18, 1853, John Brown
Company. Seventy.






MORONI GERBER

Son of John Gerber, who came to Utah in
1853, James Brown Company, and Anna
Maria Ackeret. Born Oct. 4, 1856, Cedar
City, Utah. High Priest.



JENS HANSEN

Born Feb. 14, 1822, Roskild, Denmark.
Came to Utah in October, 1853. High
Priest. Minuteman in Black Hawk In-
dian War. City Councilman.



HANS CHRISTIAN HANSEN
Son of Jens Hansen and Charlotte S. D.
Peterson. Born Sept. 14, 1850. Bishop's
Counselor. Black Hawk Indian War Vet.





DANIEL HARVEY

Born May 29, 1830, Stanford, Leope, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 13, 1865, Rosel Hyde
Company. Seventy.



DANIEL HARVEY, JR.
Son of Daniel Harvey and Hannah Smuin.
Born Nov. 21, 1860, London, Eng. Seventy.



JOHN PIDDING JONES



Born June 10, 1819, Greenber Field, York,
England. Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1852,
James K. Maxwell Company. Adjutant,
Co. D, Utah Militia. Machinist.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853







JOHN LEE JONES

Son of John Pidding Jones and Margaret
Lee. Born Hay 18, 1841. Came to Utah
Oct. 6, 1852, James K. Maxwell Com-
pany.




JAMBS SIMKINS JONES
Son of John Lee Jones and Rachel Sim-
kins. Born March 17, 1877, Enoch, Iron
Co., Utah. Was an active worker in the
Church.



WILLIAM C. MANNING
Born Jan. 23, 1819, Buckfastleigh, Devon,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 16, 1853, C. E.
Bolton Independent Company. Elder.
Carpenter.






ELI MANNING

Son of William C. Manning and Elizabeth
Elliott. Born April IB, 1844, Totnes,
Devon, Eng. Assistant Sunday School
Superintendent.



DAVID E. MANNING
Son of Eli Manning and Deborah Hollist.
Born Sept. 9, 1866, Farmington, Utah.
Bishop's Counselor.



THOMAS PARKINSON
Born Jan. 1, 1825, Malen, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 17, 1853. Vet-
eran Echo' Canyon War. Justice of the
Peace.





JAMES PARKINSON

Born May 6, 1850, Wray, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 17, 1853.



FRANCIS HUBBARD REEDER

Born Oct. 13, 1830, Warwickshire, Eng.

Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1853. Candy Mer-
chant.



WILLIAM HENRY REEDER
Son of F. H. Reeder and Elizabeth Maria
Hemming. Born Oct. 26, 1857, at Salt
Lake City. Lives at Ogden, Utah. Indian
Agent at Fort Hall, Idaho.



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383





JOHN JONES WILLIAMS
Born Aug. 12, 1823, Black Thome, Breck-
nockshire, South Wales. Came to Utah
Oct. 17, 1853, Christopher Arthur Com-
pany. Blacksmith ; Farmer.



AZARIAH F. JONES WILLIAMS
Son of John Jones Williams and Mary
Jones. Born Dec. 20, 1857, Brigham City,
Utah. Farmer ; Stockraiser and Dairy-
man.



ANDREW CHENEY VAN BUREN
Born Feb. 9, 1840, in Missouri. Came to
Utah in 1853, James Snow Company.
City Councilman and President Town
Board, Manti, Utah. Farmer.






CHARLES WESTOVER
Born Nov. 25, 1827, Licking, Muskingum
Co., Ohio. Came to Utah in 1853, Capt.
Snow Company. High Priest ; Ward
Teacher. Farmer and Thresher.



PETER I. OLSEN

Son of Seren Olsen and Bertha Peters-
datter. Born Jan. 6, 1856. Lives at
Price, Utah. Sunday School Superinten-
dent from 1883-95 ; Ward Teacher.



SEREN OLSEN, JR.

Son of Seren Olsen and Bertha Peterson.
Born Sept. 24, 1860. Lives at Price, Utah.
High Priest ; Ward Teacher. Member of
City Council.






THOMAS ABBOTT
Pioneer. Farmington, Utah.



L. E. ABBOTT

Son of Thomas Abbott. With Claim
Department O. S. L. Ry., Salt Lake City.



WILLIAM OVE ANDERSON
Came to Utah 1853. Father of the wife of
John C. Lambert, Kamas, Utah.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853






WILLIAM BICKIXGTON
Born in 1811, Maxstoke, Warwickshire,
Eng. Came to Utah in 1853. Settled at
Marriott, Utah, in 1855.



WILLIAM HENRY CALDWELL
Son of Isaac James Caldwell and Eliza
Ann Russell. Born Jan. 18, 1861.



JOSEPH CHAMBERLAIN
Born May 12, 1812, Ocean Co., N. J.
Came to Utah in 1853, Preston Thomas
Company. Salt and Lumber Dealer.






JAMES T. CHAMBERLAIN
Son of Joseph Chamberlain and Amy Wil-
bert. Born March 18, 1847, Toms River,
N. J. Sheep Raiser. Real Estate Owner.



THOMAS ROSCOE CHAMBERLAIN
Son of James T. Chamberlain and Su-
sanna Alston. Born March 30, 1889, at
Salt Lake City. Entomologist.



EZEKIEL WELLS CHENEY
Related to Charles Aldous.









WILLIAM CORDINGLEY
Son of Thomas Cordingley, who came to
Utah in 1853, and Mary Lee. Born Aug.
20, 1835, Idle Bradsford, Yorkshire, Eng.
Indian War Veteran.



WILLIAM T. CORUINGLEY
Son of William Cordingley and Parmelia
Haggins. Born Dec. 1, 1857.



ROBERT LEE BYBEE
Son of Robert Lee Bybee, who came to
Utah October, 1851, Alfred Garden Com-
pany, and Jane Miller. Born Sept. 14,
1861. Bishop. Farmer.



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CHARLES CRABTREE
Born July 7, 1827, Yorkshire, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1853, Lot Smith Company.
Farmer.



CHARLES SAMUEL CRABTREE
Son of Charles Crabtree and Elizabeth
Aston. Born July 7, 1857, at Salt Lake
City. Bishop of Idaho Falls Ward. Con-
tractor and Builder.



MORGAN DAVIES
Born May 10, 1847, in Wales.
Utah in 1853. High Priest.



Came to





JOHN DOBBIE

Born May 24, 1826. Came to Utah in
1853. Pioneer Mining and Sawmill Man.



ERNEST EATON

Son of Joseph Orlando Beckwith Eaton,
who came to Utah about 1853, and Vic-
torine Elizabeth Walker. Born Jan. 12,
1875, Pleasant Grove, Utah. Merchant.



IRVIN EATON

Son of Joseph Orlando Beckwith Eaton,
and Victorine Elizabeth Walker. Born
Nov. 21, 1879, Pleasant Grove, Utah.
President Y. M. M. I. A. City Councilman.





JOHN EDWARDS

Born Jan. 17, 1817, Langoedmore Parish,
Cardiganshire, South Wales. Came to
Utah in 1853. Coal Miner.
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WILLIAM EDWARDS
Son of John Edwards and Margaret Rob-
erts. Born Oct. 22, 1857, Brigham City,
Utah. Mayor of Logan.



WILLIAM LEWIS EDWARDS
Son of William Edwards and Mary A.
Lewis. Born Aug. 19, 1886, Logan, Utah,
Merchant.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853






ASA FARLEY
Pioneer to Weber County 1853.



JAMES FISHER

Son of James Fisher, who came to Utah
in 1853, and Emma Burrows. Born Dec
30, 1857, Provo, Utah. Farmer and
Stockraiser.



HENRY DILL GIFFORD
Born April 28, 1825, Recating;, Wayne Co.,
Pa. Came to Utah in 1853, Capt. Snow
Company. Seventy.





GEORGE WASHINGTON GIFFORD
Son of Henry Dill Gifford and Almira Ann
Braffett. Born Jan. 10, 1857, Mantl, Utah.
Justice of Peace.



ABRAHAM H. GREENHALGH
Came to Utah in 1853. Farmer.




PETER GREENHALGH
Son of Abraham H. Greenhalgh and
Sarah Hope. Born May 3, 1853, in Iowa.
Came to Utah with father.




ANDREW HANSEN

Born July 10, 1809, Norup, Odense Amt,
Fyen Denmark. Tame to Utah in 1853.



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