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Lived at Ephraim, Utah.




JAMES HANSEN

Born Nov. 20, 1860, Ephraim, Utah. Mem-
ber 1st City Council, Redmond, Utah.
vice-President two Irrigation companies.



WILLIAM EDWARD HAWKINS
Born Jan. 31, 1844, London, England.
Came to Utah in 1853.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853



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JAMES HENBFBR

Born in 1820, Staffordshire, Bng. Came
to Utah in 1853. High Priest. Black-
smith.



LEHI HENEFER

Son of James Henefer and Sarah Hulks.
Born July 5, 1847, Staffordshire, Eng.
Elder. School Trustee ; Constable ;
Farmer.



THOMAS HILL,

Born Dec. 25, 1820, Lancashire, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1853. High Priest.
Plasterer.






JAMES JACK

Born in 1829, in Scotland. Came to Utah
in 1853. Seventy. Director Saltair Beach
Company.



WILLIAM H. JACK

Son of James Jack and Jemima Innis.
Born Jan. 2, 1859, at Salt Lake City.
Seventy. Superintendent Inland Crystal
Salt Company.



ROBERT JOHNSON

Born Sept. 4, 1823, Guilden Button, Che-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah in 1853.
Black Hawk Indian War Veteran. Farmer.











THOMAS LATIMER
Came to Utah in 1853. Lumber 'Merchant
and Planing Miller.



SAMUEL LIXTON

Born June 27, 1827, in Ireland. Came to
Utah in 1853. Member 49th Quorum
Seventies ; High Priest. Veteran Echo
Canyon War. Farmer.



JOHN BUTTON LINTON
Son of Samuel Linton and Ellen Sutton.
Born April 6, 1859, at Salt Lake City.
Bishop's Counselor.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853




JENS PETER JENSEN
Born Sept. 4, 1831, Vensysel, Denmark.
Came to Utah in 1857. Seventy. Member
City Council. Farmer and Stockraiser.




HANS PETER JENSEN
Son of Jens Peter Jensen and Inger Neil-
sen. Born Oct. 17, 1863, Hyrum, Utah.
President Seventies Quorum.




HYRUM JENSEN

Son of Jens Peter Jensen and Inger
Neilsen. Born April 14, 1872.






THOMAS LYON

Came to Utah in 1853. Relative of James
H. Anson of Salt Lake City.



WILLIAM McCARREY
Born Feb. 12, 1832, Peel, Isle of Man.
Came to Utah Sept. 3, 1853. Seventy.
Pioneer of Richmond, Utah. Echo Can-
yon War Veteran.




JAMES LEWIS McCARREY
Born May 3, 1872, Richmond, Utah.
Missionary to Northern States ; High
Priest; President 39th Quorum Seventies.
County Superintendent Schools.



SAMUEL McINTYRE
P ec - 16. 1844, in Texas. Came to

Mi n iw 1853> a F a P taln Dallev Company.
Mining Man ; Stockraiser.




WILLIAM HOWELL McINTYRE
Born March 19, 1848, Grimes Co. Texas
game to Utah in 1853, with his mother

= u it T er v and D 0wner of Mclntyre Building
Salt Lake; Rancher, Capitalist.



JACOB MADSON
Father of Hans Madson.



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HANS MADSON

Born Jan. 4, 1840, Randers, Denmark.
Pioneer to Weber County. Prominent in
Church Work and Polities.



OSCAR B. MADSON

Son of Hans Madson and Annie Broom.
Born March 28, 1870, Ogden, Utah. Coun-
ty Commissioner.



JOHN BROOM

Born March 22, 1823, Sheffield, Yorkshire,
Eng. Came to Utah October, 1851, Alfred
Cardon Company. Built Broom Hotel in
1882, Ogden, Utah. Capitalist.






JOSIAH FLEMMING MARTIN
Born Dec. 15, 1815, Huntingdon County,
Pa. Came to Utah in 1853. Sevier Coun-
ty Selectman. Indian War Veteran.



JOSIAH FLEMING MARTIN, JR.
Son of Josiah Flemming Martin and Ce-
lincla Hannah Russell. Born Aug. 12,
1857, at Salt Lake City. Lived at Salina,
Utah.



MARTIN MILLER

Born June 23, 1843, in Denmark. Came
to Utah in 1853. Black Hawk Indian
War Veteran. Seventy. Farmer.









JOSEPH MOFFKTT
Came to Utah in 1853.



ISAAC C. MORRIS

Born April 26, 1828, Llanfair, Montgom-
eryshire, North Wales. Came to Utah in
1853.



JAMES MUIR

Born in Scotland. Came to Utah in 1853,
Oxteam Company. Seventy ; High Priest.
Shoemaker.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853




ISAAC JAMES NEDDO
Born March 14, 1851, LaSalle, Monroe
Co., Mich. Came to Utah in 1853. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran. High Priest.
Farmer and Sheepraiser.



THOMAS NICOL

Born Nov. 22, 1824, Coleton, Scotland.
Came to Utah in 1853. Missionary in
Scotland ; High Priest. Indian War Vet-
eran ; also in Echo Canyon War.



HYRUM CHASE NICOL
Born Feb. 9, 1876, Heber City, Utah.
Member 20th Quorum Seventies. Bishop's
Counselor.






Born



JOHN OSGUTHORPE
March 10, 1823, Sheffield, Eng.



Came to Utah Fa'll of 1853, Capt. Charles
Wilkins Company. Lawyer.



RALPH PARTINGTON
Came to Utah in 1853. Carpenter and
Joiner.



JOHN PEA

Born July 11, 1783, York County, S. C.
Came to Utah in 1853, Orson Pratt Com-
pany. Blacksmith.














OLIVER PENROD

Born Sept. 20, 1831, Jackson County, 111.
Came to Utah in 1853, Richard Ballan-
tyne Company. High Priest. Farmer ana
Musician.



OLIVER ALLEN PENROD
Son of Oliver Penrod and Hannahette
Mower. Born July 31, 1869, Fountain
Green, Utah. Justice of Peace. Farmer.



ALEXANDER PERRY
Born Dec. 21, 1829, Paisley, Scotland.
Came to Utah In 1853. Gardener and
Farmer.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853



391





WILLIAM S. PRICE

Born in 1808, Coleton, Leicestershire, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1853. Shoemaker.



HERBERT PRICE

Son of William S. Price and Ann Platts.
Born Sept. 17, 1848, Coleton, England.
Came to Utah in 1853. Farmer and
Stockraiser.



JAMES RAMSAY McPHERSON
Born March 81, 1831, Glenproson, For-
forshire, Scotland. Came to Utah Dec. 9,
1853, Preston Thomas Company. Mis-
sionary to England 1884-85.






JOSEPH H. RANDALL
Came to Utah in 1853. Went to meet
first handcart company that came to
Utah. Janitor of St. George Temple.



JAMES RIRIE

Born Jan. 24, 1827, Newcastle, Frazer,
Scotland. Came to Utah in September,
1853, Jacob Gates Oxteam Company.
Farmer and Stockraiser.



ALEXANDER RIRIE
Son of James Ririe and Ann Boyack.
Born Oct. 24, 1863, West Weber, Utah.
Farmer and Stockraiser.






JOHN ROGERS ROBBINS
Born Sept. 11, 1809, in New Jersey.
Came to Utah in 1853. High Priest.
Farmer and Sawmill Man.



CHARLES BURTIS ROBBINS
Son of John Rogers Robbins.



BENJAMIN ROWLAND
Born Sept. 30, 1837, Dowells, South Wales.
Came to Utah in 1853, Daniel Jones Com-
pany. Seventy. Worked on Salt Lake
Temple.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1853




ELIJAH SHAW

Born Feb. 15, 1822, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Came to Utah in 1853. Elder and Ward
Teacher. Lived at North Ogden, Utah




WILLIAM ORSON SHAW
Son of Elijah Shaw and Martha Ann
Thomas. Born in 1850, Council Bluffs,
Iowa. Came to Utah in 1853 High
Priest ; Missionary. Farmer ; Stockraiser





JOHN SHAW

Son of Elijah Shaw and Martha Ann
Thomas. Born April 9, 1864, Pleasant
\iew, Utah. Member 70th Quorum Sev-
enties ; Sunday School Supt Farmer






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SILAS SMITH

Son of Asael Smith and Elizabeth Shill-
ing. Born June 6, 1822. Came to Utah
in 1853. Bishop of Provo, Utah. Farmer-
Lawyer.



RALPH SNOWBALL

Born July 25, 1844, in England. Came to
Utah in 1853. Elder. Black Hawk In-
dian War Veteran. Teamster.




ALMA TATLOR

Son of John Taylor and Eleanor Burkett
Born March 6, 1834, in Missouri Came
to Utah with father. Farmer.




HYRUM HENRY TAYLOR
Son of Alma Taylor and Celia Anzinette

' Utah -



ASHAEL THORN

Born Sept. 16, 1808, in Pennsylvania
Came to Utah in 1853, Capt. Joseph Thorn
Company. Settled in Uintah, Utah



RICHARD THORN

Son of Ashael Thorn and Sarah Lester
Born Feb. 20, 1838, Summprhlll, Pa..
Came to Utah in 1853, Joseph Thorn
Company. Bishop's Counselor.



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WILLIAM WAGSTAPF
Born July 13, 1809, Caldicote, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1853. Bishop's Counselor.
Nurseryman and Seedsman.



WILLIAM WAULEY

Born Oct. 8, 1825. Came to Utah Sept.
28, 1853. Pioneer to Dixie 1862. Raised
first fruit in Salt Lake City and Ogden.



CHARLES WELCH

Born May 18, 1828, Leir, Leicestershire,
Eng. Came to Utah in 1853. Member of
High Council ; Elder ; Missionary. Street
Supervisor.






JAMES WILBURN WELKER
Born Jan. 17, 1825, Jackson County, Ohio.
Came to Utah in 1853, Isaac Stewart Co.
Bishop, Alternate High Councilor. Black-
smith.



ADAM P. WELKER

Son of James Wilburn Welker and Annie
Pugh. Born Feb. 4, 1853, Alpine, Utah.
Active Church Worker.



JAMES ALBERT WELKER
Son of James Wilburn Welker and Annie
Pugh. Born in 1851, Pottawattamie
County, Iowa. High Priest ; Bishop's
Counselor. Farmer.





THOMAS WEST

Born Oct. 1, 1852, St. Joseph, Mo. Came
to Utah in 1853. Missionary to England;
High Priest ; Bishop's Counselor ; Tithing
Clerk. City Councilman.



JOSEPH WHEELER
Born Oct. 27, 1828, Whitelawn,
Came to Utah in 1853 by oxteam.



FREDERICK WHEELER

Eng. Son of Joseph Wheeler and Ann Wood

of Whitelawn, Eng. Born Sept. 30, 1859,
Ogden, Utah.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854






WINWARD WHITBY
Born Oct. 16, 1831, Chelton, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1853, Capt. Williams Company.



JAMES WHITBY

Son of Winward Whitby and Anne Jane
McCowan. Born Nov. 30, 1856, Nephi,
Utah. Elder. Constable at Marion ;
School Trustee ; Farmer.



CHARLES WOODMANSEE
Born March 4, 1828, Highland County,
Ohio. Came to Utah in 1853, Joel Terrill
Company. Established Woodmansee
Theater at Ogden. Successful farmer.




CHARLES HENRY WOODMANSEE
Son of Charles Woodmansee and Harriet
E. Porter. Born June 4, 1867, Ogden,
Utah. Fremont County Commissioner.
Pres. First National Bank, Rexburg.



SAMUEL PORTER WOODMANSEE
Son of Charles Woodmansee and Harriet
E. Porter. Born June 6, 1874, Ogden,
Utah. Farmer and Stockraiser.



JAMES ALBERT WOODMANSEE
Son of Charles Woodmansee and Harriet
E. Porter. Born Aug. 19, 1876, Ogden,
Utah. Farmer and Stockraiser. Resides
at Rexburg, Idaho.






JOSEPH WOODWARD

Father of the wife of David Murray of
Wellsville, Utah. Came to Utah 1853.



JOHN X. SMITH

Born Sept. 9, 1827, Northamptonshire,
Eng. Came to Utah about 1854. Bishop
of 2nd Ward of Beaver Stake 187.7-88.



JOHN ANDREW SMITH
Son of John X. Smith and Margaret Pat-
terson. Born June 9, 1856, Cedar City, '
Utah. Alternate Member High Council of
Beaver Stake.



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39.5





JOHN THOMAS SMITH
Son of John Andrew Smith and Charlotte
Swindlehurst. Born May 10, 1880.



JOHN KELLY

Born Aug. 5, 1824, Kilmarnock, Scotland.
Came to Utah in July, 1854. Merchant.



E. W. KELLY

Son of John Kelly. Merchant, Salt Lake
City.






EDWIN WARD SMOUT
Born May 21, 1823, Tipton, Eng. Came
to Utah in July, 1854, Independent Com-
pany. Bishop's Counselor. Tailor.



WILLIAM O. SMOUT
Son of Edwin W. Smout and Leah Oakley.
Born 1850 in Pennsylvania. Came to
Utah in 1853. Resides at Slaterville, Utah.



SAMUEL SMOUT

Son of Edwin W. Smout and Leah Oak-
ley. Born Aug. 6, 1866, Slaterville, Utah.
Resides at Ogden, Utah.





DAVID ABSALOM TIDWELL
Son of Thomas Tidwell, who came to
Utah in July,. 1854, and Louisa Tyler.
Born Dec. 23, 1866, Nephi, Utah.



GEORGE FRAUGHTON
Born March 10, 1822, Champlain, Franklin
Co., N. Y. Came to Utah AUK. 3, 1854,
James Ivie Company. Black Hawk In-
dian War Veteran.



FRANKLIN AUGUSTUS FRAUGHTON
Son of George Fraughton and Henrietta
Case. Born Jan. 31, 1846, Westfield,
Chautauqua Co., N. Y. Bishop.



396



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854




JOHN SEAMAN
Born Dec. 18, 1832, Ithaca, N. Y. Came
to Utah Aug. 4, 1854, Bartlett Brown
Company. State Senator, Weber and Box
Elder Counties.



THOMAS JEFFERSON KING
Born May 27, 1806, Ashfort, Mass. Came
to Utah Aug. 9, 1854, Benjamin Truman
Company. Mail and Express Contractor.



THOMAS FRANKLIN KING
Son of Thos. J. King and Rebecca E. Olin
Born May 1, 1842, Mantua, Portage Co!
Ohio.




THOMAS EDWARD KING
Son of Thos. F. King. Born Jan. 17, 1867
Mountain Dell, Salt Lake Co., Utah.



CHARLES HENRY R. STEVENS
Born Aug. 16, 1837, Cheltenham, Glouces-
tershire, Eng. Came to Utah in August,
1854, Van Etten Freight Train. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran.




WILLIAM WALTON BURTON
Born March 23, . 1833, Bradford, York-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 23, 1854
Job Smith Company. Counselor in Presi-
dency Star Valley Stake.



JOSEPH FIELDING BURTON

R n h ? f - W1 , 1 ." am Walton Burton and
Rachel Fielding. Born March 3, 1861,

,If C r?r ty v;,V tal1 - Manager Utah Im-
plement & Vehicle Co.




WILLIAM FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and
Rachel Fielding. Born Nov. 10, 1862,
Kaysville, Utah.



JAMES F. BURTOX

Son of William Walton Burton and
Rachel Fielding. Born May 18, 1868 As-
sistant Cashier First National Bank of
Ogden.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854



397




ROBERT IBBOTSON BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and
Rachel Fielding. Born Feb. 9, 1879, Og-
den, Utah. 2nd President 77th Quorum
Seventies. Secretary Burton Merc. Co.



REUBEN FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and Ellen
Fielding. Born March 10, 1880, Ogden.
Stake Secretary Y. M. M. I. A. City Treas-
urer of Afton, Wyo.



HEBER FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and Ellen
Fielding. Born March 6, 1868, Ogden,
Utah. Sunday School Supt. Bookkeeper.




THOMAS FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and Sarah
Ann Fielding. Born May 12, 1871, Ogden,
Utah. Bishop's Counselor. Director Bur-
ton Mercantile Company.



WILFORD FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and Sarah
Ann Fielding. Born May 17, 1882, Ogden,
Utah.



EPHRAIM FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and Sarah
Ann Fielding. Born April 3, 1886. Mgr.
Burton Creamery Association.






GEORGE FIELDING BURTON
Son of William Walton Burton and Sarah
Ann Fielding. Born April 27, 1888, Af-
ton, Wyo.



THOMAS GRIFFIN

Born Dec. 28, 1828, Birmingham, Em;.
Came to Utah in September, 1854, Job
Smith Independent Company. Mayor of
Richmond. Director Richmond Co-op.



JAMES HEALEY

Born March 31, 1824, Derbyshire, Eng.
Came to Utah in September, 1854, Job
Smith Company. High Priest.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854






EPHRAIM HEALEY

Son of James Healey and Elizabeth
Smith. Born Jan. 26, 1847, Wittake,
Leicestershire, Eng. Came to Utah with
father. Indian War Veteran.



THOMAS JOHN JAMES
Son of Joseph James and Sarah John.
Born Oct. 31, 1835, Pembrokeshire, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 24, 1854, Job Smith
Company. High Priest.



JOHN REES JONES, JR..
Son of John Rees Jones, who came to
Utah in September, 1854, and Mary A. S.
Ridd. Born April 7, 1875, at Salt Lake
City. Elder.






JAMES EARDLEY

Born Feb. 25, 1830, Swadlincote, Derby-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 29, 1854,
James Brown Company. Patriarch ; Mer-
chant.



WILLIAM S. GRAY

Son of Joseph Reeves Gray, who came to
Utah In October, 1864, John Brown Com-
pany, and Mary Franklin. Born Nov. 28,
1858, Lehi, Utah.



HEZEKIAH Ml 7CHELL
Born May 31, 1810, Simondly (near Stock-
port), Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 29, 1854,
James Brown Company. High Priest.





FREDERICK A. H. FRANK MITCHELL
Son of Hezekiah Mitchell and Sarah Mal-
linson. Born July 14, 1835, Sheffield,
Yorkshire, Eng. Came to Utah In Sep-
tember, 1854, James Brown Company.



ALFRED HEZEKIAH MITCHELL
Son of Frederick Augustus Herman Frank
Mitchell and Margaret Thompson. Born
March 26, 1879, at Salt Lake City,



ARTHUR S. SMITH

Born Jan. 31, 1808, Shropshire, Eng.
Came to Utah in October, 1854, James
Brown Company. High Priest.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854



399






JOHN ALBISTON

Born April 4, 1814, Stockport, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 30, 1854, Darwin Richard-
son Company. Pioneer Grantsville, Utah.



JOHN ALBISTON, JR.
Son of John Albiston and Elizabeth Mel-
lor. Born Feb. 7, 1842. Clerk High
Priests Quorum.



JOHN WILLIAM ALBISTON
Son of John Albiston, Jr., and Mary Ann
Lee. Born April 20, 1868. Engaged in
Threshing Machine and Sawmill Business.






WILLIAM JEX

Born Sept. 5, 1831, Crostwick, Norfolk-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 30, 1854,
Darwin Richardson Company . City
Councilman, Spanish Fork. Patriarch.



JESSE RHOADES BURBIDGE
Son of James Rhoades Burbidge and
Mary Brown. Born March 1, 1844, Bed-
fordshire, Eng. Came to Utah, Darwin
Richardson Company.



JOHN A. LEWIS

Born Dec. 11, 1814, Llandaff, South Wales.
Came to Utah Sept. 30, 1854, Darwin
Richardson Company.





FREDRICK LEWIS

Son of John A. Lewis and Ann John.
Born May 29, 1844, Cardiff, Wales. Leader
of Marshall Band 1862-76.



EDWARD MAW
Came to Utah in 1862. High
Shoemaker and Farmer.



Priest.



ROBERT MAW

Son of Edward Maw and Dina Gledall.
Born Sept. 12, 1834, Root, Enpland. Came
to Utah Sept. 30, 1881, Darwin Rlch-
ardson Company. High Priest.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854




ROBERT MAW, JR.
Son of Robert Maw and Lois Reeves
Born May 11, 1879, Plain City, Utah
Priest. Street Car Conductor.



ABRAHAM MAW

Son of Edward Maw and Dina Gledall.
Born April 10, 1837, Root, Lincolnshire,
Eng.



ELIAS W1LLARD WILLIAMS
Born June 26, 1818, Whitinsville, Mass.
Came to Utah in 1854. Seventy. Jus-
tice of Peace, Mona, several years. Painter
and Cabinetmaker.





ELIAS W1LLAHD WILLIAMS, JR.
Son of Ellas Willard Williams and Lucy
Hendrlcks. Born April 19, 1858, Spring-
ville, Utah. Deacon. Farmer and Sheep-
man.



STEPHEN WILLIAMS
Came to Utah in 1854, Capt. Richardson
Company.




JOHN WILLIAMS

Son of Stephen Williams and Emma Jane
. Hilyard. Born Nov. 9, 1841, Bristol, En
Came to Utah in 1854. High Priest: Bish-
ops Counselor.




EUVIN K. WILLIAMS
Son of John Williams and Mary Christina
Overlaid Born April 10, 1887, Ephraim,
Utah Seventy; Assistant Sunday School
Superintendent. Mayor of Emery




HUGH ADAMS

Born June 4, 1829, Old Craighall, near
Musselburgh, Parish of Inveresk, Scot-
land. Came to Utah Oct. 2, 1854, Daniel
Garn Company.




JOHN QUINCY ADAMS
Son of Hugh Adams and Mary Horlocher.
Born Dec. 16, 1866, Losan, Utah. Bishop-
5th Ward, Logan.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854



401






HENRY GARDNER

Born Aug. 9, 1848, Oving, Sussex, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn
Company.



WILLIAM GEDDES

Born Dec. 8, 1832, Bilston, Lanarkshire,
Scotland. Came to Utah Oct. 2, 1854.
Worked on Salt Lake Temple.



JOSEPH STEWART GEDDES
Son of William Geddes and Elizabeth
Stewart. Born Dec. 18, 1857, at Salt Lake
City. President Oneida Stake.





HUGH S. GEDDES

Son of William Geddes and Martha Stew-
art. Born July 25, 1859, Plain City, Utah.
Bishop Preston Ward.



JOSEPH FINCH

Son of William Finch, who came to Utah
Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn Company, and
Rebecca Woodall. Born Aug. 26, 1831,
Birmingham, England.



JOSEPH HADFIELD

Born March 3, 1827, Hazel Grove, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn
Company. High Priest. Pioneer Silk
Weaver ; Brickmaker.





JOSEPH HADFIELD, JR.
Son of Joseph Hadfield and Jane W. Red-
fern. Born Oct. 24, 1854, at Salt Lake
City. Sunday School Superintendent ;
Seventy. Constable. Farmer.
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WILLIAM McGHIE, JR.
Son of William McGhie and Elizabeth
Collins. Born Jan. 6, 1830, in Scotland.
Postmaster at Butler, Utah.



ALEXANDER McGHIE
Son of William McGhie, Jr., and Mary Mc-
Blain. Born Nov. 8, 1853, in Scotland.



402



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854




WILLIAM ATHOL McMASTER
Born Sept. 20, 1816, Greenock, Renfrew-
shire, Scotland. Came to Utah Oct 1
1854, Daniel Garn Company. Member
llth Ward Bishopric.




JOHN B. McMASTER
Son of William Athol McMaster and Mar-
garet D. Ferguson. Born Aug. 17, 1843,
Dunfermline, Scotland. Came to Utah
Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn Company.




ALEXANDER McMASTER
Son of William Athol McMaster and Mar-
garet D. Ferguson. Born Aug. 12, 1857, at
Salt Lake City. High Counselor; Super-
intendent llth Ward Sunday School




WATKIN REES

Born Jan. 23, 1830, Merthyr Tydfll, Wales.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854, Daniel Garn
Company.




CHARLES HORATIO RHEES
Born Feb. 27, 1833, Bath, Somersetshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel
Garn Company.




REUBEN THOMAS RHEES
Son of C. H. Rhees and Eliza P. Rhees.
Born Nov. 18, 1867, Ogden, Utah.




WILLIAM LYLE STEWART
Born Nov. 19, 1846, Glasgow, Scotland.
Came to Utah 1854. Daniel Garn Company.
Bishop Warren Ward. Member State
Legislature.



WILLIAM THOMAS STEWART
Son of William Lyle Stewart and Sarah
Jane Thomas.




JAMES TOOMER

Born June 8, 1827, Salisbury, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn Com-
pany. Captain Police at Morgan.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854



403





PETER ANDERSON

Son of Jens Anderson and Anna Jorgen-
sen. Born Dec. 10, 1847.



JOSEPH S. ANDERSON
Son of Jens Anderson, who came to Utah
Oct. 5, 1854, Hans Peter Olsen Company,
and Anna Jorgensen. Born Oct. 3, 1855,
Fillmore.



JENS THOMPSON BALLE
Born Jan. 20, 1819, Nibe, Denmark. Came
to Utah Oct. 5, 1854, Hans Peter Olsen
Company. Bishop 4th Ward, Ephraim, Utah.






CHRISTIAN THOMPSON BALLE
Son of Jens Thompson Balle and Ingre
Christine Peterson. Born Nov. 22, 1849,
Aalborgr, Denmark. Bishop Fremont
Ward, Utah.



JERGEN CHRISTOPHER FOLKMAN
Born Sept. 10, 1792, Westmarie, Bornholm,
Denmark. Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854.



JEPPA G. FOLKMAN

Born Dec. 16, 1824, Aokersogn, Denmark.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854, H. P. Olsen
Company. First Bishop of Soda Springs.






HANS FREDRICK HANSEN
Came to Utah 1854, Captain Olsen Com-
pany.



PETER JOHNSON

Born Jan. 15, 1825, Skono, Sweden. Came
to Utah 1854, Captain Olsen Company.
High Priest. Farmer and Stockraiser.



MADS JOHNSON

Son of Peter Johnson and Dorthea Madson.
Born March 6, 1860, Lake View, Utah.
Elder. Deputy Sheriff of Provo. Farmer
and Fruit Grower.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 18;>4





SOREN JENSEN

Born May 6, 1810, Torse, Hjorring Amt,
Denmark. Came to Utah 1854, Capt. Ol-
sen Company. Elder. Farmer.



LARS .TOHANSEN

Born March 8, 1792. Came to Utah Oct.
5, 1854. High Priest.



PETER CHRISTIAN LARSEN
Son of Soren Larsen, who came to Utah
Oct. 5, 1854, and Maria Hansen. Born
March 23, 1874, Spring City, Utah. Bish-
op's Counselor.




CHRISTIAN GRICE LARSEN
Son of Lars Johansen and Anna Margreta
Sorensen. Born Dec. 17, 1828, Veile Amt,
Denmark. President Emery Stake. Bish-
op Spring City.



SAMUEL HENRY LARSEN
Son of Christian Grice Larsen and Maria
Caroline Sorensen. Born Dec. 8, 1865,
Spring City, Utah. Bishop Castle Dale
Ward.



CHRISTIAN J. LARSE.V
Son of Lars Johansen and Anna Margrela
Sorensen. Born May 21, 1831, Griesviele,
Denmark. Bishop Logan, Utah. Patri-
arch. Indian War Veteran.





LAURITZ LARSEN

Son of Lars Johansen and Anna Margreta
Sorensen. Born Jan. 25, 1834, Veile, Den-
mark. Bishop's Counselor. Mayor Spring



LAURITZ ORSEN LARSEN
Son of Lauritz Larsen and Louise R. Jas-
person. Born Feb. 7, 1867, Spring City,
Utah. Bishop Spring City. Mayor.



DANIEL JOHNSON

Born July 24, 1820, Elvingstorp, Sweden.
Came to Utah October, 1854, Hans Perer
Olsen Company. Mason. Worked on three
Mormon temples.



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JOHN JOHNSON

Born Sept. 20, 1812, West Maria, Born-
holm, Denmark. Came to Utah Oct. 6,
1854, Hans Peter Olsen Company.



LEWIS PETER JOHNSON
Son of John Johnson and Karen Kirstine
Jensen. Born March 12, 1844, West Maria,
Bornholm, Denmark. High Councilman.
Fruit Grower.



OLUF JOHNSON

Son of John Johnson and Annie M. Niel-
sen. Born Oct. 24, 1869, Brigham City,
Utah. Resides at Brigham City.






JOHN PETER RASMUS JOHNSON
Born April 10, 1824, near Copenhagen,
Denmark. Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854.
Bishop 1st Ward, Provo, 1864. Railroad
Contractor ; Farmer.



NIELS JOHNSON

Son of John Peter Rasmus Johnson and
Caroline Maria Nelson Tuft. Born Sep-
tember, 1848, near Copenhagen, Denmark.
Came to Utah in 1854.



JAMES EDWIN JOHNSON
Son of Niels and Josephine Johnson. Born
May 20, 1881, Provo, Utah. Elder. Con-
tractor.





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PETER JOHNSON

Born May 1, 1839, Orum, Denmark. Came
to Utah October, 1854, Capt. Olsen Com-
pany. Bishop of Huntington 1891-1902;
Patriarch. Farmer.



JAMES MORGAN KELLER
Born April 6, 1826, Bjornsholm, Denmark.
Came to Utah 1854, Hans P. Olsen Com-
pany. Elder.



JAMES MORGAN KELLER, JR.
Son of James Morgan Keller and Karen
Margaret Valentine. Born June 9, 1865,
Mantua, Utah. Bishop of Mink Creek, Ida.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854




CHRISTIAN A. LARSEN
Born March 6, 1836, Denmark. Came to
Utah Oct. 5, 1854, Capt. Olsen Company.
Vice-President Ephraim Bank. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran.




ALMA CLARENCE LARSEN
Son of Christian A. Larsen and Mary Ann
Jensen. Born July 10, 1877, Ephraim,
Utah. Proprietor St. Cecil Hotel, Salt
Lake City.



JAMES R. LARSEN

Son of J. P. Larsen and Kisty Larsen



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