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Born Dec. 29, 1863, Ephraim, Utah. High
Priest. Farmer and Stockraiser.




EMILE W. LARSUN
Bookkeeper. Resides at Pocatello, Idaho.




PETER MADSEN

Born April 6, 1824, Denmark. Came to
Utah Oct. 5, 1854, Hans Peter Olsen Ox-
team Company. Bishop of Lake View.
City Councilman, Provo.




MADS PETER MADSEN
Son of Peter and Mary Ann Madsen. Born
AUK. 5, 1848, Bredstrup, Denmark. Came
to Utah Oct. 5, 1854. Sunday School Su-
perintendent. School Trustee.




ANDREW MADSEN

Son of Peter Madsen and Johannah Chris-
tine Anderson. Born Feb. 2, 1859, Lake

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BRIGHAM MADSEN

Son of Peter Madsen and Wilhelmina Jor-
Kensen. Born June 15, 1873, Lake View
Utah. Chief Deputy State Game and Fish
Warden. Elder.




PARLEY WILLIAM MADSEN
Son of Peter Madsen and Lena Johnson.
Born Oct. 22, 1879, Lake View, Utah. Mis~-
sionary to Northwestern States 1906-1908
Secretary Deacons Quorum.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 18,54



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JOHN MORGAN

Born Feb. 28, 1833, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854. Seventy. Hotel-
keeper at Goshen 60 years.



JOHN R. MORGAN

Son of John Morgan and Emma Richards.
Born Aug. 11, 1863, Goshen, Utah.



JOHN MUNSON

Son of Hans Munson, who came to Utah
in 1854, and Martha Jensen. Born Jan. 7,
1836, Laaland, Denmark.





JOHN HENRY MUNSON
Son of John Munson and Mary C. Chris-
tensen. Born April 9, 1864, Hyrum, Utah.



LARS P. NELSON

Born Aug. 25, 1835, Onnestad, Christian-
stad Co., Sweden. Came to Utah Oct. 5,
1854, Capt. Olsen Company. High Priest.



LARS LOVENDAHL NELSON
Son of Lars P. Nelson and Mary Magdelina
Lovendahl. Born Oct. 1, 1864, Provo, Utah.
Bishop 2d Ward, Provo. Member Provo
City Council.






AUGUSTINUS NIELSEN
Born April 14, 1833, Jutland, Denmark.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854, Hans P. Olsen
Company. Member High Council, Cotton-
wood, Salt Lake County.



BENDT NIELSEN

Born May 14, 1796. Came to Utah Oct.
5, 1854.



GEORGE NIELSEN

Son of Bendt Nielsen and Margaret Ei-
lertsen. Born May 1, 1826, Hersholm, Den-
mark. Came to Utah in 1854. President
of High Priests Quorum.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854






CHAHLKS ANDREW NIELSEN
Son of George Nielsen and Maria C. Thore-
son. Born July 27, 1869, Hyrum, Utah.
Missionary to Northern States 1900-02.
Farmer.



ANDREW B. NIELSEN
Son of Bendt Nielsen and Margaret Ei-
lertson. Born March 24, 1835, Hesterkeb,
Fredricksberg, Denmark. High Priest.



CHARLES C. OLSEN

Born April 2, 1824. Christiania, Norway.
Came to Utah in 1854. Seventy.






CHRESTEX J. OLSEN
Born Aug. 1, 1803, Aalborg, Denmark.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854, Hans Peter
Olsen Company. High Priest. Farmer
and Stockraiser.



JAMES OLSEN

Son of Chresten J. Olsen and Anne Niel-
sen. Born March 27, 1839, Aalborg, Den-
mark. President HiKh Priests Quorum,
Box Elder Stake.



SOREN CHRISTIANSEN
Son of Christian Rudolph Phillip Jensen,
who came to Utah in 1854, and Anne Jo-
hanna Rasmusen. Born Dec. 26, 1830,
Aarhuus Amt, Denmark. President High
Priests Quorum.






GEOHGE DANIEL OLSON
Born Sept. 2, 1835, Hosterkyob, Denmark.
Came to Utah in 1854. Cabinet Maker;
Musician.



WILLIAM FRANCIS OLSON
Son of George Daniel Olson and Delilah
King. Born May 26, 1870, Fillmore, Utah.
Merchant ; Banker.



HANS JASPERSON

Son of Jens Jasperson and Maria Hansen.
Born Aug. 5, 1843, Uhlan, Denmark. Came
to Utah Oct. 5, 1854. High Priest.



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CHRISTIAN JENSEN

Born June 6, 1841, in Denmark. Came to
Utah Oct. 8, 1854, Hans Peter Olsen Com-
pany. Farmer.



JENS CHRISTIAN JENSEN
Son of Christian Jensen and Albertina
Carlsten. Born July 30, 1866, Manti, Utah.
Farmer ; Brickmaker.



PETER P. THOMPSON
Born Jan. 15, 1808, Breining, Isle of
Falster, Denmark. Came to Utah Oct. 5,
1854, Hans Peter Olsen Company. High
Priest. Farmer.




MORTEN RASMUSSEN
Born Oct. 27, 1834, Brendekilde, Fyen,
Denmark. Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1854.
Member 66th Quorum Seventies. City
Councilman. Farmer.



WALLANTINE WALLANTINSON
Born May 28, 1813, Bornholm, Denmark.
Came to Utah Oct. 4, 1854, Capt. Olsen
Company. Member Utah Militia. Assisted
immigration.



CHRISTIAN WALLANTINE
Son of Wallantine Wallantinson and Engel
Margret Kofod. Born pet. 21, 1841, Born-
holm, Denmark. Missionary. Speaker of
House of Representatives.












GEORGE DAVIS

Born Dec. 8, 1834, Waterbury, Worcester-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 24, 1854,
William A. Empey Company. Echo Can-
yon War Veteran. Pres. 59th Quorum
Seventies.



VINSON FREDERICK DAVIS
Son of George Davis and Mary Ann Sparks.
Born Feb. 8, 1865, Lehi, Utah. Bishop's
Counselor. Pres. Perry Electric Light and
Power Company.



WALTER GLENN

Born Oct. 6, 1821, Kirkliston, Linlithgow-
shire, Scotland. Came to Utah Oct. 24,
1854, William A. Empey Company. Vet-
eran Echo Canyon Campaign.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854





PETER GREENHALGH
Born March 1, 1830, Leigh, Eng. Came to
Utah Oct. 24, 1854, William A. Empey
Company. Farmer and Stockraiser. Re-
sides at Bloomington, Idaho.



PETER GREENHALGH, JR.
Son of Peter Greenhalgh and Sarah Heald.
Born Nov. 9, 1855, Willard, Utah. Resides
at Bloomington, Idaho.



EDMUND BUTTERWORTH
Born Jan. 15, 1826, Lancastershire, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 24, 1854, William A.
Empey Company. High Priest. Adobe
Maker.





EDWIN F. BUTTERWORTH
Son of Edmund Butterworth and Alice
Fielding. Born May 15, 1880, Salt Lake
City. President 2d Quorum Seventies.



WILLIAM HASELGROVE PIDCOCK
Born Jan. 18, 1832, Mansfield, Nottingham-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 24, 1854,
William A. Empey Company. Major in
Nauvoo Legion.



JEDEDIAH WILLIAM PIDCOCK, JR.
Son of Jedediah William Pidcock and Rox-
ana Farr. Born Dec. 26, 1877, Ogden,
Utah. Weber County Physician 1909-12.




THOMAS FREDERICK FISHER
Born Feb. 7, 1811, Llangothlian Wales.
Came to Utah Oct. 28, 1854, Robert L.
Campbell Company. Justice of Peace at
Bountiful.



WILLIAM F. FISHER
Son of Thomas F. Fisher and Jane Chris-
ton. Born Nov. 16, 1839. Bishop Oxford,
Idaho, 1878. County Assessor. Merchant.



JOHN FISHER

Son of Thomas F. Fisher and Jane Chris-
ton. Born Feb. 7, 1842, Woolwich, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 28, 1854, Robert L.
Campbell Company. Probate Judge.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854



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IRVIN F. FISHER

Son of John Fisher and Josephine R. Lyon.
Born Aug. 31, 1864, Bountiful, Utah. Presi-
dent 100th Quorum Seventies.



GEORGE LOUIS GRAEHL
Came to Utah October, 1854, Robert L.
Campbell Company.



GEORGE LOUIS GRAEHL, JR.
Son of George Louis Graehl and Charlotte
Louise Leuba. Born March 17, 1853, Ge-
neva, Switzerland. Came to Utah with
father. High Priest.






WILLIAM RICHARD KINGFORD
Born Jan. 9, 1820, East Langden, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 28, 1854, Robert Camp-
bell Company. High Priest ; Missionary
to England 1886-87.



ABRAHAM MARCHANT
Born March 17, 1816, Bath, Somersetshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 28, 1854, Robert
L. Campbell Company. Bishop of Peoa.



ABRAHAM ROBERT MARCHANT



Born April 5, 1843, Bath, Somersetshire,
Eng. Member of Bishopric of Peoa, Utah.
Justice of Peace. School Trustee. Farmer.




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ALBERT GEORGE HENRY MARCHANT
Born Jan. 3, 1845, Bath, Somersetshire,
Eng. Ward and Sunday School Teacher.
Assisted Immigrants to Utah, John D.
Halliday Company.



WILLIAM COPE PARKER
Born March 21, 1827, Bulkeley, Chester-
shire, Ener. Came to Utah Oct. 28, 1854,
Robert Campbell Company. Member Sun-
day School Superintendency ; Seventy.
Miller.



MESHACH S. WILLIAMS
Came to Utah 1854, Robert Campbell
Company.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 18o4





THOMAS EMMETT

Born Sept. 19, 1827, Downan, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 19, 1854, Captain Field Com-
pany. Farmer.



THOMAS F. EMMETT

Son of Thomas Emmett and Nancy Hit-
chon. Born Jan. 27, 1856, Ogden, Utah.
Contractor and Builder.



COLLINS MOORE GILLETT
Born Nov. 14, 1837, Neversink, Sullivan
Co., N. Y. Came to Utah Sept. 21, 1854.
Missionary to England. Pioneer Lumber-
man.





GKANVILLE GILLETT
Born April 5, 1847, Neversink, Sullivan Co.,
X. Y. Came to Utah Sept. 21, 1854, Capt.
Field Company. Lumberman. Landlord.



SAMUEL ROSE PARKINSON
Born April 12, 1831, Barrowford, Lanca-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah May 5, 1854,
Capt. Field Company. India"n War Veteran.



SAMUEL CHANDLER PARKINSON
Son of Samuel Rose Parkinson and Ara-
bella Ann Chandler. Born Feb. 23, 1853,
St. Louis, Mo. Came to Utah with father.
Bishop Franklin Ward, Idaho.





WILLIAM CHANDLER PARKINSON
Son of Samuel Rose Parkinson and Ara-
bella Ann Chandler. Born AUK. 2, 1855,
Kaysvllle, Utah. President Pocatello and
Hyrum Stakes.



GEORGE CHANDLER PARKINSON
Son of Samuel Rose Parkinson and Ara-
bella Ann Chandler. Born July 18, 1857,
Kaysvllle, Utah. President Oneida Stake.



FRANKLIN CHANDLER PARKINSON
Son of Samuel Rose Parkinson and Ara-
bella Ann Chandler. Born July 7, 1859,
Kaysvllle, Utah. Bishop Blackfoot Ward,
Idaho.



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FREDERICK SMART PARKINSON
Son of Samuel Rose Parkinson and Char-
lotte Smart. Born Jan. 8, 1875, Franklin,
Idaho. First Counselor in Presidency
Fremont Stake.



WILLIAM POULTER

Born March 3, 1820, Moulsey, Surrey, Ens.
Came to Utah Sept. 29, 1854, Capt. Field
Company. Member first Brass Band at
Osden.



GEORGE POULTER

Son of William Poulter and Caroline Stru-
bell. Born Nov. 25, 1846, London, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1854.






MORONI STRUBELL POULTER
Son of William Poulter and Caroline Stru-
bell. Born Jan. 6, 1856, ORden, Utah.
Counselor in first Y. M. M. I. A ; President
Y. M. M. I. A.



PHILIP DACK

Born June 28, 1837, Shipdham, Norfolk,
Ens. Came to Utah Sept. 25, 1855, Wil-
liam and Jackman Company. Black Hawk
Indian War Veteran.



EDWARD CREER

Born Nov. 3, 1818, Bolton, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 25, 1854, Independent St. Louis
company. Indian War Veteran.






WILLARD ORSON CREER
Son of Edward Creer and Ann Morris.
Born Feb. 2, 1841, Preston, Lancashire,
EnB. Indian War Veteran. Member sec-
ond Legislature.



EDWARD CREER, JR.
Son of Edward Creer and Ann Morris.
Born Oct. 7, 1853, St. Louis, Mo. Elder.



NICOLI DORIUS

Born Sept. 21, 1804, Copenhagen, Den-
mark. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1851.
Shoemaker.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854






CARL CHRISTIAN NICOLI DORIUS
Son of Nicoli Dorius and Annie Sophia
Christofferson. Born April 5, 1830, Copen-
hagen, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 13,
1857, Handcart Company.



CHARLES ROLFSON DORIUS
Son of Carl Christian Nicoli Dorius and
Ellen G. Rolfson. Born July 10, 1858,
Ephraim, Utah. Bishop South Ward,
Ephraim, Utah.



ROBERT C. FRYER

Born Sept. 28, 1845, Lincolnshire, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 21, 1854, James Buck-
land Company. Built first home in 12th
Ward, Salt Lake City.




WILLIAM F. JAMES

Son of Joseph James, who came to Utah
Sept. 30, 1854, David Jones Company, and
Sarah Holyoak. Born April 30, 1857, Og-
den, Utah. Pres. James Coal & Ice Co.



ERIC LARSEN

Born June 20, 1845, Sarslow, Denmark.
Came to Utah Sept. 30, 1866, Capt. Raw-
lings Company. Bishop's Counselor ; Mem-
ber High Council. Farmer.



JOSEPH JORGEN LARSEN
Son of Eric Larsen and Annie Elizabeth
Erickson. Born Aug. 3, 1879, Spanish Fork,
Utah. Bishop Cleveland Ward. Farmer.





ORRAWELL SIMMONS
Born April 21, 1821, Alexandria, Grafton
Co., N. H. Came to Utah September, 1854,
Independent Company. Mayor of Payson
1867-74. Acting Bishop of Payson 1871.



ARTHUR PENDRY WELCHMAN
Born April 20, 1834, Kineton, Eng. Came
to Utah September, 1854, Preston Thomas
Oxteam Company. High Priest. School
Teacher, Ranchman.



DANIEL BERTOCH

Born May 25, 1835, Piedmont, Italy. Came
to Utah Oct. 28, 1854, Robert Campbell
Company. Pres. 35th Quorum Seventies.



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PHILLIP CARDON

Born Oct. 7, 1801, Prarustin, Italy. Came
to Utah Oct. 29, 1854, Robert Campbell
Company. High Priest. Farmer.



PAUL CARDON

Son of Phillip Cardon and Marie Tourn.
Born Dec. 28, 1839, Prarustin, Italy. Pres.
Seventies. City Treasurer. Farmer.



JOSEPH EMANUEL CARDON
Son of Paul Cardon and Susannah Goudin.
Born Oct. 28, 1872, Logan, Utah. Mem-
ber Stake Presidency ; Patriarch. Mer-
chant. Real Estate.






GEORGE DAVID CARDON
Son of Paul Cardon and Magdalena Beus.
Born Oct. 1, 1877, Logan, Utah. Ass't
Mgr. and Treas. Cardon Co., Real Estate
and Loans.



JOHN THOMAS KAY
Son of Thomas Kay and Margret Ann
Vest. Born Feb. 8, 1865, Mona, Juab Co.,
Utah. Farmer.



JOHN R. PAUL

Son of Walter Paul, who came to Utah
Oct. 1, 1854, and Ann Walker. Born Dec.
2, 1863, Salt Lake City. Bishop's Coun-
selor. Butcher ; Farmer.






FREDERICK W. ROSE
Born July 16, 1835, London, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 3, 1854, Orson Pratt Com-
pany. Member 8th Quorum Seventies.
High Priest. Carpenter and Builder.



CHARLES EDGAR ROSE
Son of Frederick W. Rose and Elizabeth E.
Domville. Born Dec. 9, 1871, Salt Lake
City. Seventy. In charge of job press
of Deseret News Printing Company.



JAMES ARMSTRONG
Born Nov. 24, 1844, Carlisle, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 3, 1854, Horace S. Eldredge
Company. Black Hawk Indian War Vete-
ran.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854





JOHN ALLSOP

Born Sept. 20, 1823, Nottingham,
Came to Utah October, 1854.



Eng.



JOHN IRA ALLSOP

Son of John Allsop and Mary B Wood
Born July 2, 1855. Has resided at Rich-
mond, Utah, and Gentile Valley, Idaho.




CHARLES B. BAKER
Relative of Thomas M. Allsop of Sandy,
Utah.




FREDERICK CHADWICK ANDREW
Born June 14, 1820, Stockport, Lancashire
Eng. Came to Utah October, 1854. Sev-
enty. Blacksmith.




SAMUEL WHITAKER ANDREW
Son of Frederick Chadwick Andrew and
Elizabeth Whitaker. Born May 18 1852
at Stockport, Kng. Came to Utah in 1854.
High Priest and High Councilor



RUEL BARRUS

Born Aug. 11, 1821, Villanova, Chautauqua
Co., N. Y. Came to Utah Oct. 15, 1854
Seventy. Lieutenant Co. C, Mormon Bat-
talion.




JOHN A. R. GIBBONS
Born Feb. 10, 1794, Hillgreen, Berkshire,
Came to Utah October, 1854. High




THOMAS GIBBONS

Son of John A. R. Gibbons and Fannv
Koby. Born March 24, 1834, Hillgreeri,
Eng. Came to Utah October, 1854, Thomas
K. Ricks Company. High Priest.




HENRY HOLYOAK

Son of George Holyoak, who came to Utah
October, 1854, Dr. Rich Company, and.
Sarah Green. Born March 5, 1839", Wor-
cestershire, Eng.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854



417





JAMES JENKINS

Born October, 1817, South Wales. Came to
Utah October, 1854, Dorr P. Curtis Com-
pany. Elder. Farmer and Stockraiser.



JOHN JENKINS -

Son of James Jenkins, who came to Utah
October, 1854, and Elizabeth Davis. Born
May 27, 1846, Llanelly, South Wales.
Elder. Farmer.



NIELS JORGENSEN (GEORGESON)
Born Jan. 17, 1834, Hosterkjob, Birkerod,
Frederiksberg, Denmark. Came to Utah
October, 1854. Bishop's Counselor ; Patri-
arch.









HANS HYRUM GEORGESON
Son of Niels Jorgensen (Georgeson) and
Johanna M. Kofoed. Born Dec. 25, 1871,
Treasureton, Idaho.



LOUIS BERLIPS

Born Oct. 27, 1841. Father of the wife
of Hans Hyrum Georgesen of Oxford,
Idaho.



WILLIAM KKNDELL
Born June 20, 1828, Wickersly, Eng. Came
to Utah October, 1854. Bishop's Coun-
selor. Farmer.







GEORGE W. KENDELL
Son of William Kendell and Joanna Peek.
Born April 21, 1356, South Weber, Utah.
Bishop South Weber. Merchant ; Farmer.

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WILLIAM PAUL

Born May 2, 1803, St. Agnes, Cornwall,
Eng. Came to Utah October, 1854. "*
Priest. Architect and Contractor.



High



WALTER PAUL
Son of William Paul and Elizabeth Goyne.
Born March 10, 1834, Truro, Cornwall,
Eng. One of Presidents 84th Quorum Sev-
enties. Echo Canyon War Veteran.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854




ANDREW PETERSON
Born Feb. 8, 1829, Jesmark Sogn Den-
mark. Came to Utah October, 1854 Bish-
op Fairview Ward. Black Hawk Indian
War Veteran. Farmer.




JOHN T. PETERSON
Son of Andrew Peterson and Annette Lars-
datter. Born Nov. 19, 1865, Fairview,
Utah. Bishop's Counselor.



DAVID BUTTAR

Born Dec 2 1822, Blairgowrie, Perth-
?r , e> Scotland. Came to Utah November,
1854, Capt. Taylor Company. High Priest,
fahoemaker ; Farmer.




JOHN W. ANDREW.

Son of Fredrick C. Andrew, who came to
Utah in 1854, and Elizabeth Whittaker
Born Aug. 27, 1845, Heywood, Lancashire
Eng. High Priest.





WILLIAM JOHN F. ALBRAND
Born August. 1818, Germany. Came to
Utah in 1854. Missionary to Eastern
States ; Seventy. Gardener.




ZACHAHIAH ASTILL
IT?"? , 38 ?^ r , Bil ; min s h am, Eng. Came to
Utah in 1854. Engineer of the first volun-
teer flre department of Ogden




WILLIAM J. E. ALBRAND
Son of William John F. Albrand and Jane
Ann Richardson. Born Aug. 3, 1865 Salt
Lake City. Missionary to England ; High
Priest.






WILLIAM T. ASTILL
Son of. Zachariah Astill and Rosanna
Clark. Born Dec. 18, 1877. Produce Seed
and Commission Merchant




JAMES BERTOCH

Born July 29, 1838, St. Germain, Piedmont
Italy. Came to Utah Sept. 27, 1854. Mis-
sionary to Switzerland and Italy 1891-93
School Trustee. Farmer and Stockraiser,



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WILLIAM F. BROOMHEAD BANKS
Born June 14, 1851, St. Louis, Mo. Came
to Utah in 1854. High Councilor.



WILLIAM G. BROOMHEAD BANKS
Son of William F. Broomhead Banks, who
came to Utah in 1854, and Letitia A. Davis.
Born Jan. 17, 1878. Spanish Fork, Utah.
Elder and Ward Teacher.



SAMUEL DEAN

Born June 4, 1830, Salt Fleet Twp., On-
tario, Can. Came to Utah in 1854. Cap-
tain in Militia of North Ogden.






GEORGE SAMUEL DEAN
Son of Samuel Dean and Emma Norvill.
Born AUPT. 26, 1857, North Ogden, Utah.
Printer and Publisher.



JOHN EKINS (EAKIN)
Father of the wife of James F. Wadman
of Ogden, Utah.



JOHN FALKER

Came to Utah 1854, Cummlngs and Dunn
Company.






HENRY GARFIELD
Came to Utah in 1854.



DUNCAN M. GILLIES
Son of Ebenezer Gillies, who came to Utah
1854, William Henry Company, and Ann
Gaitus. Born Oct. 12, 1865, Beaver City,
Utah. Farmer.



JOHN GOASLIND

Born Jan. 26, 1818, Augusta, Bracken Co.,
Ky. Came to Utah 1854, Texas Company.
High Priest.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854





CHARLES D. GOASLIND
Son of John Goaslind and Susan Allen.
Born Nov. 18, 1860, Richmond, Utah.
Counselor in Presidency Oneida Stake.



DANIEL GRAVES

Born April 17, 1806, Yarmouth, Norfolk,
Eng. Came to Utah 1854, Captain Harker
Company. Artist.



JOSHUA GRAVES

Son of Daniel Graves and Mary Newman.
Born Dec. 16, 1859, Provo, Utah.






HANS ANDERSON HAMMER
Born Oct. 11, 1829, Burgholm, Denmark.
Came to Utah in 1854. Worked on Salt
Lake Temple.



SAMUEL HAMMER

Son of Hans Anderson Hammer and Anna
Christina Orego. Born in 1879.



WILLIAM LAWRENCE HANSON
Born May 20, 1838, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Came to Utah in 1854. Seventy; Ward
Teacher. Active Member Territorial Mili-
tia. Machinist and Blacksmith.





GEORGE A. HIBBARD
Son of George Hibbard, who came to
Utah in 1854, and Hannah Williams. Born
July 18, 1857, Karmington, Utah. Bishop.



JOHN LYCURGUS JOHNSON
Born Aug. 25, 1844, Brennen, Texas. Came
to Utah in 1854. High Councilman. Mem-
ber Constitutional Convention.



JAMES WARREN JOHNSON
Son of John Lycurgus Johnson and Cora
Isabella Davis. Born Oct. 25, 1870.



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421





CLARENCE IRWIN JOHNSON
Son of John Lycurgus Johnson and Cora
Isabella Davis. Born March 23, 1879, Ver-
nal, Utah. Sunday School Superintendent ;
Alternate High Councilman. Merchant.



JOHN LANGSTON

Born March 8, 1822, London, Ens?. Came
to Utah in 1854. Seventy. Indian War
Veteran.



JACOB HEATHECUT LANGSTON
Son of John Langston and Clarinda Phil-
lips. Born Jan. 20, 1863, Rockville, Utah.
Bishop's Counselor. Member of State
Legislature 1910.






JOSEPH LAWSON

Born Dec. 9, 1824, Isle of Man. Came to
Utah 1854, Bishop Hogland Company.
High Priest. Indian War Veteran. Farmer.



DAVID COTTIER LAWSON
Son of Joseph Lawson and Ruth M. Green-
way. Born July 6, 1866, Ogden, Utah.
Contractor and Builder.



WILLIAM MORRIS

Born Feb. 27, 1821, Clee, Shropshire, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1854. One of first set-
tlers of Bingham Fort and Marriott, Utah.






JAMES B. MORRIS

Bon of William Morris and Elizabeth Rus-
sell. Born Jan. 27, 1873, Marriott, Utah.



WILLIAM R. MORRIS

Son of William Morris and Elizabeth Rus-
sell. Born Jan. 17, 1866.



DANIEL RICHMOND MOTT
Son of Samuel Mott and Elizabeth Dwight.
Born April 23, 1826, Batavia, N. Y. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran. Farmer and
Freighter.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1854






JAMES NEEDHAM

Born Aug. 20, 1826, Warrington, Eng.
Came to Utah in 1854. One of Presidents
of Seventies. Merchant.



SOREN NELSON

Born .Jan. 10, 1856, Denmark. Came to
Utah 1854, Capt. Nelson Company. High
Priest ; Bishop's Counselor. Farmer and
Stockraiser.



JOHN C. PARCELL

Came to Utah 1854, Captain Bullock Com-
pany.




JENS K. PETERSON

Born at Copenhagen, Denmark. Came to
Utah in 1854. School Trustee. County
Commissioner. Representative to Legisla-
ture. Bishop.



JAMES EPHRAIM PETERSON
Son of Jens K. Peterson and Helena Chris-
tiana Hansen. Born Nov. 16, 1855, Eph-
raim, Utah. Bishop.



FRANCIS ROMRELL

Born Aug. 18, 1799, St. John, Isle of Jer-
sey, Eng. Came to Utah 1854, Charles
Harper Company. High Priest.





GEORGE ROMRELL

Son of Francis Romrell and Mary Billot.
Born Oct. 14, 1832, on Isle of Jersey, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira Eldredge
Company.



ARTHUR STAYNER
Came to Utah in 1854.



JOHN T1MMS

Came to Utah 1854, Lev! Richards Com-
pany. Father of the wife of Thomas H.
Archibald of Plymouth, Utah.



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JOHN THORNLEY

Born June 25, 1822, Leyland, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1854. High Priest.



THOMAS TODD

Born Jan. 28, 1821, Dumfrieshire, Scot-
land. Came to Utah 1854, Daniel Garn
Company. Bishop's Counselor. Farmer.



THOMAS TODD, JR.

Son of Thomas Todd and Margaret Shank-
land. Born Feb. 18, 1856, Salt Lake City.
Secretary Y. M. M. I. A. Farmer.






NEWTON TUTTLE

Born April 13, 1825, North Haven, Conn.
Came to Utah 1854, Capt. Grow Company.
Blacksmith.



WILLIAM S. WARREN
Came to Utah 1854, Amasa M. Lyman
Company. Father of the wife of Joel H.
Orton of Cove, Oregon.



LEVI WHEELER
Born July 5, 1812.





GEORGE WALTON WHEELER
Born March 30, 1844, Augusta, Maine.
Came to Utah 1854, Perrigrine Sessions
Company.



WILLIAM WHEELER
Son of George Walton Wheeler and Han-
nah Humphreys. Born Dec. 16, 1877,
Lewiston, Utah.



CHARLES WILKINS

Born Dec. 28, 1828, Berkshire, Eng. Came
to Utah 1854.



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PIOXEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 18.55





JESSE WILKINS

Son of Charles Wilkins and Ury Welch.
Born Feb. 15, 1868, South Cottonwood,
Utah.






ANDERS W. WINBERG
Born April 13, 1830. Came to Utah in
1854. High Priest ; Missionary to Scandi-
navia six years ; Patriarch. Publisher.
Lived at Salt Lake City.



WILLIAM MARSUEN

Born March 15, 1814, Oldham, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah April 15, 1855. Erec-
eil first factory at St. George. Cotton-
spinner.






LUCIUS NELSON MARSDEN
Son of William Marsden and Sariah Scovil.
Born Oct. 11, 1862, Pare wan, Utah. Mayor.
Farmer and Sheepraiser.



JOHN MARSDEN, JR.
Tooele, Utah.



ROBERT ASHTON

Born March 15, 1827, Upholland, Lanca-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah August, 1855.
President Elders Quorum ; High Priest.
Pioneer Irrigation Projector and Water-
master.






PETER ADAMS BOYLE
Born Nov. 20, 1827, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Came to Utah Sept. 3, 1855, John Hindley
Company. Seventy. Engaged in Furni-
ture Business.



WILLIAM WALLACE BOYLE
Son of Peter A. and Elizabeth Boyle. Born
Oct. 12, 1858, Ogden, Utah. Director and
Vice-President Boyle Furniture Co., Og-
den, Utah.



DUNCAN SPEARS CASPER
Born Dec. 8, 1824, Richland County, Ohio.
Came to Utah Sept. 3, 1855, John Hindley
Company. Ward Teacher. Charcoal
Burner; Farmer.



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WILLIAM COMISH

Born May 20, 1805, Kirkarbray, Isle of
Man. Came to Utah Sept. 5, 1855, John
Hindley Company. High Priest ; Acting
Teacher.



JOHN COMISH

Son of William Cornish and Elizabeth
Kegg. Born Dec. 1, 1838, Douglas, Isle of
Man. Took part in Echo Canyon Trouble.
Indian Scout.



HENRY McMULLIN

Born 1816, Vinal Haven, Maine. Came to
Utah Sept. 3, 1855, Capt. John Hindley
Company. High Priest.



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