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Born Feb. 20, 1825. Came to Utah Sept.
12, 1861, John R. Murdock Company.
Member 94th Quorum Seventies.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



521





ERASTUS GRENIG FARMER
Son of Edward John Farmer and Eliza-
beth E. Wright. Born June 29, 1861,
Florence, Douglas Co., Neb. Bishop Clif-
ton Ward 1806-1911.







JAMES JENSEN

Born July 14, 1847. Came to Utah Sept.
12, 1861, John R. Murdock Company.
Bishop of Sandy Ward. Postmaster.






LARS C. LARSEN

Son of Anders Larsen and Mary Jensen.
Born Jan. 28, 1842, Guedumluned, Den-
mark. Bishop 3rd Ward, Logan, Utah.
Farmer.





LARS C. LARSEN, JR.
Son of Lars C. Larsen and Calara C. Jen-
sen. Born June 27, 1867, Logan, Utah.
Bishop.



JOHN LARSEN

Son of Anders Larsen, who came to Utah
Sept. 12, 1861, and Mary Jensen. Bishop
of Preston. High Councilman. Mer-
chant and Banker.



JAMES PETER MICKELSEN
Son of Jens Mickelsen, who came to Utah
Sept. 12, 1861, and Margaret Christenson.
Born April 18, 1847, Denmark. Member
Bishopric Weston, Idaho, 1877-1902.







JENS MICKELSEN

Born May 2, 1853, Eisr, Denmark. Came
to Utah September, 1861. High Priest ;
Bishop's Counselor. Stockraiser.






WILLIAM F. MOSS

Born Nov. 15, 1825, Nottinghamshire, Kng.
Came to Utah Sept. 12, 1861, John R.
Murdock Company. Bishop. Patriarch.
Merchant.



SOLOMON SAXTON

Born Feb. 21, 1825, Leicestershire, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 9, 1861, John R. Mur-
dock Company. Bishop's Counselor.
Farmer and Stockraiser.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861





BENJAMIN GODFREY TURNER
Born Aug. 18, 1855, Glenham, Dutchess
Co., N. Y. Came to Utah 1861, John R.
Murclock Company. High Priest.



WILLIAM M. WEBSTER
Born Jan. 29, 1850, Vanderville Mills, N.
J. Came to Utah 1861, John R. Murdoek
Company. Elder. Lived at Deseret. Hoi-
den and Loa, Utah.



FREDERICK WEBSTER
Son of William M. Webster and Margaret
Mathews. Born Oct. 3, 1881, Loa, Utah.
Resides at Loa, Utah.





FRANCIS ASTLE

Born Feb. 2, 1810, Diseworth, Leicester-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah September 13,
1861, Joseph Home Company. High
Priest. Farmer.



JOHN ASTLE

Son of Francis Astle. Born June 16, 1846,
Hucknail, Torkard, Eng. Came to Utah
Sept. 13, 1861. Missionary to England ;
High Councilor.



EDWARD BARLOW

Born Aug. 14, 1801, Unsworth, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Joseph
Home Company. Weaver.




THOMAS BAKLOW

Son of Kilward Barlow and Betty Crump-
Ion. Born .June 13, 1823, Prestwich, Eng.
Weaver ; Confectioner and Baker. Ward
Secretary.



WALKER BARLOW

Son of Thomas Barlow and Ann Hulme.
Born June 9, 1851, Blakely Lane, Lanca-
shire, Eng. Carpenter, Farmer and Dairy-
man.



RICHARD BRENCHLEY
Born Feb. 22, 1840, Borden, East Kent,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 12, 1861, Joseph
Home Company. High Priest. Water-
master,



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



523





EDWARD LONG GEARY
Son of Edward Geary and Elizabeth Ann
Slater. Born Aug. 18, 1854, Clay Cross,
Eng.' Came to Utah 1851, Joseph Home
Company.



A. L. WILLIAMS

Relative of Frederick W. Little of Salt
Lake City, Utah.



JOHN R. WILLIAMS
R. F. D. Blackfoot, Idaho.





JAMES PAGE

Born Aug. 21, 1815, Wymondham, Ens;.
Came to Utah September, 1861, Josep.i
Home Company. Farmer.



THOMAS PAGE

Son of James Page and Louisa Graves.
Born Dec. 19, 1843, Birmingham, Eng.
School Trustee. Worked on Utah Central
Railroad.



GEORGE PASSEY

Son of John Passey, who came to Utah
Sept. 13, 1861, Joseph Home Company,
and Ann New. Born Dec. 14, 1844,
Strensham, Worcestershire, Eng. Came to
Utah with father.






PHINEAS DALEY

Father of the wife of George Passey, of
1'rovo, Utah. Freighter.



WILLIAM PAXMAN

Born Oct. 23, 1835, Hemel Hempstead,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Jo-
seph Home Company.



JAMES WALTER PAXMAN
Born Oct. 12, 1861, Salt Lake City. Presi-
dent Juab Stake December, 1897. County
Clerk. Cobbler.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861






ALBERT R. PAXMAN

Born AUK. 9, 1875, American Fork, Utah.
Stake Superintendent of Sunday Schools
1907-11 ; Stake Clerk 1901. County Treas-
urer. City Councilman.



WILLIAM READING

Born April 6, 1808, at Bubbenhall, Ens.
Came to Utah in 1863.



JOHN READING

Son of William Reading and Sarah S.
Kencher of Bubbenhall, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Joseph Home Com-
pany. Justice of Peace fourteen years.








JOSEPH STANFORD

Born Aug. 16, 1834, Southwick, Sussex
Co., Eng-. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861,
Joseph Home Company.



THOMAS STANFORD



STEPHEN STANFORD
Son of Thomas Stanford and Elizabeth
Barnett. Born Dec. 6, 1832, Southwick,
Eng. Came to Utah in 1861. Member
Utah Fair Association. Florist.






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JOHN HENRY STINGER
Born April 23, 1839, Zanesville, Ohio.
Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Joseph Home
Company. Married Elizabeth Hollist 1859.
Baker.



WILLIAM THACKEK

Born at Karleston, Staffordshire, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Joseph Home
Company. Wrought nails for Salt Lake
Theatre.



WILLIAM TIMOTHY THACKEK
Son of William Thacker and Rachel Tonks.
Born Nov. 7, 1854, Staffordshire, Eng.
Stonecutter and Mason.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 18C1



52.5






RICHARD WESLEY MCALLISTER
Born Oct. 15, 1825, Pottsville, Del. Came
to Utah 1861, Joseph Home Company.
High Priest. Deputy Marshal.



WILLIAM j. F. MCALLISTER

Born Aug. 16, 1845, Pottsville, Del. Came
to Utah Sept. 25, 1861, Milo Andrus Com-
pany. Indian War Veteran.



JOSEPH W. DAMRON

Born Jan. 6, 1841, in Missouri. Came to
Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Homer Duncan Com-
pany.






JOSEPH W. DAMRON, JR.
Son of Joseph W. Damron and Margaret
P. Freeman. Born June 9, 1866, Lower
Kanosh, Utah. Bishop Deseret Ward, Mil-
lard Co., Utah.



VIRGIL KELLY

Father of the wife of Joseph W. Damron,
Jr., of Deseret, Utah. Indian War Vet-
eran.



ROBERT GOULD

Born Jan. 21, 1830, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Came to Utah 1861. Homer Duncan Com-
pany. Ward Teacher. Joiner ; Mechanic.






JOHN S. GOULD

Son of Robert Gould and Annie Simpson.
Born July 10, 1865, Liberty, Utah. Sev-
enty. Farmer.



WILLIAM HOWELL

Born Aug. 15, 1819, Lambstone Parish,
Pembrokeshire, South Wales. Came to
Utah September, 1861, Homer Duncan
Company. Elder



JAMES P. HOWELL,

Son of William Howell and Louisa Thomas.
Born Nov. 25, 1860. Fristrap, Wales.
Came to Utah in 1861.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861






NEILS ISAACSON

Born Jan. 6, 1817, Christiania, Norway.
Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861.



EVAN JENKINS

Born June 22, 1817, Cowbridge, Glamor-
ganshire, South "Wales. Came to Utah 1861,
Homer Duncan Company. Resided at
Farmington.



JOHN JENKINS

Son of Evan Jenkins and Ann Davis.
Born May 8, 1845, Cowbridge, South
Wales. Member Bishopric of Newton, Utah.





THOMAS GEORGE ODELL
Born Jan. 3. 1823, Leighton Buzzard, Bed-
fordshire, Ens. Came to Utah Sept. 30,
1861, Homer Duncan Independent Com-
pany. City Councilor and Recorder.



GEORGE THOMAS ODELL
Son of Thomas George Odell and Ann
Newman. Born Dec. 4, 1848, London. Came
to Utah September, 1861. Gen. Mgr. Con-
solidated Wagon & Machine Co. Banker.



THOMAS GEORGE ODELL
Son of George Thomas Odell and Florence
Caroline Grant. Born April 3, 1873.
Physician and Surgeon.




GKOHGIO THOMAS ODELL
Son of Thomas George Odell.



JOSHUA FREDERICK ODELL
Son of George Thomas Odell and Florence
Caroline Grant. Born Aug. 10, 1875.



JOSEPH ODELL

Son of Thomas George Odell and Mary
Anna Cato. Born March 15, 1870, Ogden,
Utah. Postmaster at Logan, Utah,



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OP UTAH 1861



527






GEORGE T. LUFF

Horn Oct. 23, 1835, Surrey, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Homer Duncan Com-
pany. High Priest.



GEORGE D. LUFF
Son of George T. Luff and Mary H. Dixon.




JOHN ENGLAND

Born March 20, 1815, Stafford, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 24, 1862, Homer Duncan
Company. High Priest.




JOHN ENGLAND, JR.
Son of John England and Jane Pavanl.
Born Sept. 4, 1843, Braclpool, Dorsetshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 15, 1861. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran.



WILLIAM T. ENGLAND
Son of John England, Jr., and Laura H. M.
Thuesen. Born Jan. 25, 1874, Plain City,
Utah. Bishop of Moreland Ward, Idaho.



JAMES ENGLAND

Son of John England and Jane Pavard.
liorn May 24, 1851, Bradport, Dorsetshire,
Eng. Bishop LaGrande and Union Wards,
Oregon.





CHARLES W. PENROSE
Born Feb. 4, 1832, London, Eng. Came to
Utah September, 1861, Homer Duncan
Company. Second Counselor to Pres. Jo-
seph F. Smith. Editor. Missionary.



WILLIAM ROYLE

Born about 1820, Staly Bridge, Yorkshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Homor
Duncan Company. Was an Elder and is
now a Seventy in the Church.



WILLIAM HENRY SEEGMILLER
Born Dec. 19, 1843, Boden, Waterloo Co.,
Can. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Homer
Duncan Independent Company. President
Sevier Stake.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861










WILLIAM ADAM SEEGMILLER
Son of William H. Seegmiller and Mary
Ellen Laidlaw. Born Feb. 21, 1869.



DANIEL SEEGMILLER
Born Dec. 6, 1836, Preston, Can. Came to
Utah about 1861. Second Counselor in the
Presidency, Kanab Stake, 1885. Peace
Officer in Salt Lake and in St. George.



WILLIAM WEST SEEGMILLER
Son of Daniel Seegmiller and Ellen Smith.
Born Oct. 16, 1876, St. George, Utah. Mis-
sionary ; Bishop ; Pres. Kanab Stake.






ADAM P. SEEGMILLER
Born June 29, 1839, Goderich, Can. Came
to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, William Hooper
Company.



EDWIN STRATFORD
Born Feb. 6, 1833, Maiden, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Homer Duncan Com-
pany. Bishop 4th Ward, Ogden, twenty
years.



EDWIN A. STRATFORD
Son of Edwin Stratford and Eliza Barwell.
Born Oct. 17, 1856, Tarrytown, N. Y. Re-
sides at Ogden, Utah.








FRANCIS WILLIAM STRATFORD
Son of Kdwin Stratford and Mariannia
Crabb. Born Dec. 6, 1865, Providence,
Utah. Bishop of Wilson Ward. Counselor
in Stake Presidency.



HENRY TALBOT

Born Oct. 16, 1813, London, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 28, 1861, Homer Duncan Com-
pany. Pioneer to South Africa in 1820.



THOMAS B. TALBOT
Son of Henry Talbot and Priscilla Percil.
Born March 25, 1838, Grahamstown,
South Africa. Came to Utah Sept. 28, 1861.
Farmer.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



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GEORGE ELI TALBOT
Son of Thomas B. Talbot and Margaret A.
Wiggell. Born June 13, 1861, Florence,
Neb.



JOHN TURNER

Born February, 1801, Exeter, Devonshire,
Kng. Came to Utah August, 1861, Homer
Duncan Company. One of Founders of
Montpelier, Idaho. High Priest.



FREDERICK TURNER
Son of John Turner and Mary Ann New-
man. Born Aug. 17, 1847, Camdentown,
London, Eng. Acting Bishop 6th Ward.
Logan. Sheriff.





ROBERT WILLIAM WILSON WALL
Born April 15, 1842, South Africa. Came
to Utah 1861, Homer Duncan Company.
Settled in Kaysville. Farmer and Stock-
raiser.



SAMUEL R. WESTERN
Born March 17, 1817, Tiverton, Devon-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah in 1868. Mis-
sionary to England. Farmer.



SAMUEL W. WESTERN
Son of Samuel R. Western and Ann Wins-
borough. Born Dec. 4, 1843, Tiverton,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1861, Ho-
mer Duncan Company. High Priest.





SAMUEL W. WESTERN, JR.
Son of Samuel W. Western and Sarah Ann
Wood. Born May 10, 1867.

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JOHN HENRY WESTERN
Son of Samuel W. Western and Sarah Ann
Wood. Born March 13, 1869.



ALMA WESTERN

Son of Samuel W. Western and Mary Alice
Hutchinson. Born Aug. 8, 1888.



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PIOXEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861






JESSE W. WESTERN
Son of Samuel W. Western and Mary Alice
Hutchinson. Born July 29, 1892.



ELI W1GGELL

Came to Utah Sept. 28, 1861, Homer Dun-
can Company. One of the Pioneers of
South Africa.



PETER ALLEN

Born Jan. 5, 1849, Cold Ash, Berkshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira
Eldredge Company. Seventy ; High Priest ;
Missionary to England.








JAMES BACKHOUSE

Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira Eldredge
Company. High Priest. Cotton Spinner.



JAMES BURNINGHAM
Son of Thomas Burningham and Sarah
White. Born Feb. 18, 1836, Surrey, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira Eldredge
Company. Merchant.



ISAAC SPENCER

Born July, 1851, Iowa. Came to Utah in
1875. Sunday School Superintendent.




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HARVEY EARL SPENCER
Son (if Isaac Spencer and Mary E. Bur-
mingham (daughter of Thomas Burmin;;-
ham, Pioneer 1861). Born May 2, 1891,
Bountiful, Utah,



JOHN COOK

Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira Eldredge
Company.



JOHN FOWLKE
Born nee. 26, 1803. Came to Utah Sept.
17, 1861, Ira Eldredge Company. High
Priest.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



581





WILLIAM HALLS

Born May 25, 1834, Orsett, Essex, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira Eldredge
Company. Member San Juan Stake Presi-
dency.



JOHN HALLS

Son of William Halls and Louisa C. En-
derby. Born July 11, 1872, Huntsville,
Utah. Bishop Huntsville Ward. Member
Board of Education.



SAMUEL OLIVER

Born Dec. 25, 1840, Wheaton, Eng. Came
to Utah 1861, Ira Eldredge Company.
Patriarch. School Trustee ten years.
Farmer.





ISAIAH TAYLOR

Born Sept. 17, 1836, Stockport, Cheshire,
EnK. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1861, Ira
Eldredge Company. High Priest; Ward
Teacher ; Missionary.



GEORGE P. WARD

Born Jan. 1, 1828, Newboro, Northampton-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 14, 1861.
Ira Eldredge Company. Missionary to
Great Britain.



CLEMENTS GEORGE M. WARD
Son of George P. Ward and Martha Monks.
Born Oct. 14, 1868, Hyrum, Cache Co.,
Utah. Church Detective. Farmer and
Stockraiser.





GEORGE R. DANIELS
Hoytsville, Utah.



SAMUEL ADAMS

Born August, 1805. Came to Utah Sept.
20, 1861, Joseph W. Young Company.



TRAUGOTT BITTER

Born Dec. 2, 1834, Kreuzburg, East Prus-
sia, Germany. Came to Utah Sept. 20,
1861, Joseph W. Young Company. High
Priest. Worked on Logan Temple,



532



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861







JOSEPH BITTER

Son of Traugott Bitter and Wilhelmina
R. Aust. Born AUK. 23, 1864, Salt Lake
City.



SAMUEL R. GRAY

Born Jan. 19, 1853, Kirkintillock, Scot-
land. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1861, Joseph
W. Young Company.



JOSEPH HUFF

Born April 24, 1818, Upper Canada. Came
to Utah Oct. 1, 1861, Joseph W. Young
Company. Bishop Upton Ward.





DAVID LOSKE HUFF

Son of Joseph Huff and Mary Jane Losee.
Born April 10, 1845, Nauvoo, 111. Freight-
er ; Sawmill Man.



CHARLES GREENWOOD KEETCH

Born July 2, 1837, Kempston, Bedfordshire,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1861, Jo-
seph W. Young Company. Seventy ;
Teacher.



CHARLES GREENWOOD KEETCH, JR.
Son of Charles Greenwood Keetch and
Mercy Truth Barker. Born Sept. 12, 1861,
Gunnison, Utah.






GKORGE S. MOORE

Born April 2, 1830, Birmingham, Kng.
Came to Utah Sept. 24, 1861, Ansel P.
Harmon anil Joseph W. Young Company.
EMer. Wood-turner and Glazier.



HANS OAKASON

Born Sept. 12, 1839, Woldy, Sweden. Came
to Utah Sept. 21, 1861, Joseph W. Young
Company. High Priest. Veteran Fireman.
Plasterer ; Builder.



JOSIAH RHEAD

Born April 26, 1831, Longport, Stafford-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah September,
1861, Joseph W. Young Company. Sev-
enty ; President Elders Quorum.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



533






JAMES BOURNE RHEAD
Son of Josiah Rhead and Eliza Lewis.
Born March 17, 1858, Des Moines, Iowa.
Came to Utah September, 1861. High
Priest ; High Councilman. Rancher.



WILLIAM GEORGE RHEAD
Son of Josiah Rhead and Eliza Lewis.
Born July 30, 1860, Des Moines, Iowa.
Farmer.



CHARLES SCHNEITTER
Born Dec. 11, 1837, Canton Bern, Switzer-
land. Came to Utah September, 1861, Jo-
seph W. Young Company. Missionary to
Switzerland 1880-82.






LARS PETER CHRISTENSEN
Born Jan. 17, 1837, Vreilev, Denmark.
Came to Utah Sept. 22, 1861, Samuel A.
Woolley Independent Company. Bishop's
Counselor.



PETER CHRISTENSEN
Son of Lars Peter Christensen and Anna
Marie N. Lee. Born Sept. 25, 1862.




GEORGE CHRISTENSEN
Son of Lars Peter Christensen and Anne
Marie (Mary) Peterson. Born July 4,
1867.







LEHI PETER CHRISTENSEN
Son of Lars Peter Christensen and Karen
J. A. Jacobsen. Born Jan. 22, 1887.



ROBERT CROFT

Born Aug. 20, 1836, Preston, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 22, 1861, Samuel A. Woolley
Company. High Priest. Machinist ; Mas-
ter Mechanic.



CHRISTOPHER O. HANSON
Born Nov. 18, 1832, Denmark. Came to
Utah October, 1861, Capt. Woolley Com-
pany. Black Hawk Indian War Veteran.



534



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861






PETER H. HJORTH

Born Jan. 23, 1843, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Came to Utah Sept. 22, 1861. Ward
Teacher.



HANS NIELSEN

Born Nov. 2, 1821, Stengade, Denmark.
Came to Utah Sept. 22, 1861, Samuel A.
Woolley Company.



OLE OKERLUND

Born Sept. 16, 1829, Sweden. Came to
Utah Sept. 22, 1861, Capt. Woolley Com-
pany. High Priest. Indian War Veteran.






GEORGE W. OKERLUND

Son of Ole Okerlund and Bengta Carlson.

Born Nov. 9, 1862, Mt. Pleasant, Utah.
High Priest.



JACOB ROLFSEN
Born in 1828. Came to Utah 1861, Capt.



Woolley Company,
ter.



High Priest. Carpen-



PAUL STARK

Born Jan. 5, 1830, Saxlorp, Lorkevv, Hus
Lane, Sweden. Came to Utah October,
1861, Capt. Woolley Company. Butcher;
Farmer and Stockraiser.




JAMES UNSWORTH

Born Dec. 25, 1848, Bolton, Lancashire,
Kng. Came to Utah 1861, Samuel A.
Woolley Company. High Priest. Pioneer
Merchant of Hyrum.



CHARLES CLARENCE UNSWORTH
Son of James Unsworth and Wilhelmina
A. Orell. Born March 7, 1881.



JOSEPH CURTIS

Born Sept. 22, 1812, London, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 23, 1861, Ansel P. Harmon
Company. Weaver.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



535





EDWIN CURTIS
Son of Joseph Curtis and Sarah Morrell.



WILLIAM HUSBANDS
Born Feb. 27, 1838, London, Eng. Came
to Utah September, 1861, Capt. Harmon
Company. Employed in U. S. Treasury
Department, Salt Lake City.



THOMAS CARLOS HUSBANDS
Son of William Husbands and Sarah Cur-
tis. Born Nov. 16, 1876.







WILLIAM JEFFRIES

Born March 8, 1831, Goodeaves, Somerset-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 23, 1861.
Bishop's Counselor.



ULRICH ABEGGLEN

Born March 1, 1840, Gundlischvand, Can-
ton Bern, Switzerland. Came to Utah
Sept. 13, 1861, Sextus E. Johnson Com-
pany.



THOMAS BATY

Came to Utah 1861, Sextus E. Johnson
Company.




ABIA WILLIAM BHOWN
Born May 5, 1840, Harrisonville, Harri-
son Co., Ohio. Came to Utah Sept. 27,
1861, Sextus E. Johnson Company. Bish-
op's Counselor.



JOHN GEORGE HAFEN
Born Oct. 17, 1838, Sherzingen, Canton
Thurgau, Switzerland. Came to Utah
Sept. 27, 1861, Sextus E. Johnson Com-
pany. Bishop Santa Clara.



CHARLES MARCUS HARDY
Born March 13, 1828. Carle to Utah Sept.
26, 1861. Tailor.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861




WILLIAM HIPWELL

Born Jan. 11, 1836, Dunton Bassette, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 27, 1861, Sextus E.
Johnson Company. Farmer.



JOHN JOHNS

Born May 26, 1805, Wells, St. Donats,
South Wales. Came to Utah Sept. 27,
1861, Sextus B. Johnson Company. High
Priest.



DAVID JOHNS

Son of John Johns and Margaret Thomas.
Born March 18, 1853, Wells, St. Donats,
South Wales.




DAVID J. JOHNS

Son of David Johns and Sarah A. Thomas.
Born July 13, 1880.



JOHN LAYMAN

Born Sept. 23, 1815, Riimlang, Zurich,
Switzerland. Came to Utah October, 1861.
Active Church Worker. Farmer 'and Fruit
Grower.



ADOLPH LAYMAN

Son of John Layman and Anna Geering.
Born Oct. 4, 1851, Riimlang, Zurich, Swit-
zerland. High Priest. Farmer and Dairy-
man.





JAMES MOSES

Born Feb. 28, 1806. Norfolk, Litchfield Co.,
Conn. Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1861, Ira
Reed Company.



JESSE TILTON MOSES
Son of James Moses and Eliza Spencer.
Born May 9, 1848, Council Bluffs, Iowa.



JOHN SULZER

Son of Casper Sulzer and Kathryn Steld-
ler. Born March 28, 1846, in Switzerland.
Came to Utah in 1861. Veteran Black
Hawk Indian War.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861



.537




JAMES WARD

Born June 12, 1840, Pewsey, Wiltshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1861. Bishop
North Ogden Ward.



JOHN DRUCE

Born June 18, 1818. Came to Utah Sept.
16, 1861, Ira Reed Company. Missionary
to Eastern States 1876-77 ; Bishop's Coun-
selor; Patriarch.



THOMAS EDWARD HOLROYD
Born Jan. 7, 1820, Halifax, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 16, 1861, Harvey Dilley Com-
pany. High Priest. Merchant.




ALBERT HOLT

Born July 23, 1841, Broadwindsor, Dorset-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah September,
1861. Sunday School Superintendent.



JOHN HOLT

Son of Albert Holt and Marie Mabey.
Born Feb. 25, 1858, England. Came to
Utah September, 1861. Contractor.



JOSEPH MABEY HOLT
Son of Albert Holt and Maria Mabey.
Born Jan. 20, 1872, Salt Lake City. High
Councilor,




JESSE PATTEN HOLT
Father-in-law of W. S. Holdaway, Jr., of
Provo.



ANDKHS 1'ETKR ROSE
Born Nov. 8, 1828, Vejle, Denmark. Came
to Utah September, 1861, Captain Porter
Company. President 62d Quorum Sev-
enties. Mayor Hyrum, Utah. Farmer.



WILLIAM VARLEY

Born June 11, 1837, Sheffield, Eng. Came
to Utah September, 1861. Assistant Supt.
Sunday School ; Ward Teacher. Lime-
burner.



538



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861





WILLIAM VARLEY, JR.
Son of William Varley and Mary Kllen
McDuff. Born Dec. 11, 1861, Bountiful.
Utah. Sunday School Superintendent ;
Bishop's Counselor.



FREDERICK ALFRED COOPER
Son of William Cooper and Mary Ann
Samworth. Born Dec. 19, 1837, Godman-
ehester, Eng-. Came to Utah 1859, Georye
Romney Handcart Company.



JAMES LANE

Born March 1, 1834, Berkshire, Eng. Came
to Utah 1861, James Brown Company.
Seventy ; Choir Leader. Boilermaker ;
Farmer.





JOHN BIGGS

Born June 7, 1831, Kimpton, Hereford-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 25, 1861,
A. R. Wright Company.



JESSE RICHARD DREDGE
Born Jan. 14, 1828, Gloucestershire, Eng.
Came to Utah November, 1861, Godbe and
Wright Company. Patriarch.



CHARLES EDMOND THOMAS MILLS
Born Jan. 14, 1838, Southampton, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 11, 1861, William
Wright Company. County Superintendent
of Schools.






AI.BIOUT KDMOND MILLS
Son of Albert Kilmond Thomas Mills and
Kliza Harriet Bailey. Born Nov. 8, 1874,
Hoy tsville, Utah. Stake Aid in Y. M. M. I. A.



MALCOLM MACDUFF

Son of John Robertson Macduff and Ellen
Hancock. Born May 17, 1842, Notting-
ham, Eng. Came to Utah in 1861. Elder.
Limeburner.



HYRUM PENDLETON TRIM
Born Nov. 16, 1815, Maine. Came to Utah
October, 1861, Capt. Hansie Company.
High Priest and Ward Teacher.



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SOLOMON PENDLETON TRIM
Son of Hyrum Pendleton Trim and Maria
Argent (Goodwin). Born July 25, 1863,
Parleys Park, Utah. Member City Coun-
cil. Undertaker.



ABRAM ACORD

Born March 22, 1830, Fremont County,
Ohio. Came to Utah 1861, William K.
McKissack Company. Missionary; High
Priest. School Trustee.



SAMUEL BUCHANAN FROST
Born Jan. 2, 1810, Knox County, Tenn.
Came to Utah 1861, William K. McKis-
sack Company. Farmer ; Blacksmith.






EDWARD BURGOYNE
"Came to Utah October, 1861.



JOHN CAMERON

Born Dec. 25, 1819. Came to Utah Octo-
ber, 1861. High Priest.



JAMES A. CAMERON

Son of John Cameron and Margaret Fair-
grove. Born Sept. 22, 1851. High Priest.






JAMES PERRY CARTER
Born Feb. 23, 1827, Glutton, Somerset-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah September, 1861.
Leader Lehi Tabernacle Choir.



PETER CHRISTEN CHRISTIANSEN
Born June 8, 1830, Asaa, Hjorring, Den-
mark. Came to Utah in 1861. High
Priest. Lieutenant Black Hawk Indian
War.



PETER CHRISTENSEN
Son of Peter Christen Christensen and Ane
Kirstine Larsen. Born July 29, 1869,
Manti, Utah. Seventy. President Emery
Town Board. Farmer.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1861




JOSEPH CORNWALL
Son of Alexander Cornwall, who came to
Utah 1861, Captain Asper Company, and
Eliza Nael. Born Aug. 27, 1832, Downs,
Ireland. High Priest.



WILLIAM A. CRITCHPIELD



Utah.



LEWIS ABRAHAM CRITCHFIELD

Orissa





HENRY DITTMORE

Born June 8, 1836, Saxony, Germany
Came to Utah in 1861. Tailor.



LEWIS HENRY D1TTMORE
Son of Henry Dittmore and Rachel Smuin
Born Dec. 20, 1880, Pleasant Grove, Utah'
U ard Teacher. Farmer.







man



THOMAS SAMUEL FARNES




JOSEPH FRITTER FARNES
'\nn'H,T h '" rias f, 3 "" 11 ' 1 Fames and Sarah

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ulle, Utah. Business Man.




CHRISTIAN PETERSON HERBERTSON
Son of Christian Peterson Herbertson, who
came to Utah in 1861, and Anna Christian-
sen. Born Dec. 14, 1830, in Denmark




HARRY HORSLEY

Born .Oct. 24, 1857. Came to Utah in 1861.
Worked on Salt Lake Theatre 16 years
Motorman and Conductor since 1889



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