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Born 1845, Grun County, N. Y.



WALTER HENRY PECK
Son of Dwight Peck and Martha A. Bid-
dlecome. Born Oct. 3, 1876.



598



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1863






WILLIAM SINCLAIR

Born April 17, 1817, County Downs, Ire-
land. Came to Utah in 1863. High Coun-
cilor of Malad Stake ; President Elders
Quorum several years.



JOHN McAFFEE RITCHIE
Born Oct. 30, 1867, Heber, Utah. Bishop ;
President Y. M. M. I. A. President Town
Board. Member School Board. Farmer
and Stockman.



JOHN SEARS

Born in England. Came to Utah in 1864
Seventy. Teacher.




SEPTIMUS W. SEARS
Son of John Sears and Sarah Wagstaff.
Born March 8, 1844, Caldecot, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1866. Supt. Utah State Fair
Assn. Member Legislature 1894.



ISAAC SEARS

Son of John Sears and Sarah Wagstaff.
Born Dec. 2, 1845, Caldecot, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1863. Seventy. Merchant.



RASMUS SORENSEN
Born Jan. 26, 1817, Sjaelland, Denmark
Came to Utah in 1863. Bishop's Coun
selor. Justice of the Peace.






JAMES J. SORENSEN
Son of Rasmus Sorensen and Maran
Chrestson. Born Jan. 28, 1854, Sjaelland,
Denmark.



NATHAN CHATMOND SPRINGER
Born June 26, 1843, New Bedford, Mass.
Came to Utah in 1863. Elder. Black
Hawk Indian War Veteran ; Civil War
Veteran. Miner.



JEREMIAH ROBEY SPRINGER
Son of Nathan Chatmond Springer and
Matilda Robey. Born Nov. 17, 1878, Mid-
way, Utah. Elder. Marshal at Midway.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1863



599








CHARLES TUCKER

Born Jan. 14, 1842, Eastdown, Devonshire,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1863.
President of Seventies. Agriculturist.



LUTHER T. TUTTLE
Born Nov. 19, 1825, New York City. Came
to Utah 1863, Captain Crayton Freight
Train. High Councilor. Mayor of Manti.
Member Mormon Battalion.



WILLIAM YATES

Born Oct. 31, 1832, Wortley, Eng. Came
to Utah in 1863. Seventy; Elder; Choir
Leader. Veteran Black Hawk Indian War.
Farmer.






WILLIAM F. CONNELL
Born July 8, 1841, Barry, Lancastershire,
Eng. Came to Utah May 6, 1864. Justice
of Peace, Lincoln County, Nev. News-
paper Man.



JOHN ASHMAN

Came to Utah 1864, John R. Murdock
Company. Father of the wife of Hans
Peterson of Fillmore, Utah.



JOHN WILLIAM GARDINER
Born May 17, 1840, Chalford Hill,
Gloucestershire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept.
12, 1864, John D. Chase Company. High
Priest. Farmer.





HENRY COOKE

Born June 11, 1811, Chichester, Eng. Came
to Utah Aug. 26, 1864, John R. Murdock
Company.



BENJAMIN FREDERICK COOKE
Son of Henry Cooke and Martha Morris.
Born Sept. 16, 1832, South Stoke, Sussex,
Eng. Justice of Peace at Grouse Creek,
Utah.



BENJAMIN HENRY COOKE
Son of Benjamin Frederick Cooke and
Mary Joy. Born April 23, 1862.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864





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SOREN NIELSON

Came to Utah 1864, John R. Murdock
Company.



JAMES PARKINSON

Born Feb. 5, 1811, Radcliffe upon Wire,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1864,
John R. Murdock Company. High Priest.



GEORGE PARKINSON
Son of James Parkinson. Born Sept. 26,
1854, Salford, Manchester, Eng. Market
Gardener.




PETER HANSON PETERSON
Born 1816, Fyen, Denmark. Came to Utah
1864, John R. Murdock Company. Farmer.



HANS PETERSON

Son of Peter H. Peterson and Olene E.
Jorgenson. Born 1839, Fyen Denmark.
High Priest. City Recorder; City Coun-
cilman. Farmer.



OLE PETER BORG

Son of Peter Hanson Borg, who came to
Utah Sept. 15, 1864, William B. Preston
Company, and Ingre Jensen. Born Oct.
19, 1847, Scona, Sweden. High Priest.
Farmer.






HEN'RICK LARSEN

Born June 20. 1833, Rumlessee, Fordenk-
bough, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 15,
1864, William B. Preston Company.



HENRY LARSEN

Son of Henrick Larsen and Mary Hansen.
Born May 17, 1872. Bishop of Cleveland
Ward.



LAURITZ EDWARD LARSEN
Born Dec. 6, 1832, Frederikshald, Smaale-
nene, Norway. Came to Utah Sept. 15,
1864, William B. Preston Company. High
Priest. Teacher.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



601





ALMA B. LARSEN

Born Oct. 18, 1875, Hyrum, Cache Co.,
Utah. High Councilman. Farmer.



ANDREAS P. MORTENSEN
Born July 14, 1822, Dronningaard, Den-
mark. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1864, Wil-
liam B. Preston Company.



NIELS W. MORTENSEN
Son of Andreas P. Mortensen and Ingeborg
Petersen. Born May 28, 1853, Dronnin-
Kaard, Denmark. Came to Utah Sept. 15,
1864, William B. Preston Company.





GUSTAVE OLSEN

Born 1820, Sweden. Came to Utah 1864,
William B. Preston Company. Seventy ;
Patriarch. Farmer.






KNUT OLSON

Born March 4, 1811, Sandby, Malmo, Swe-
den. Came to Utah September, 1864, Wil-
liam B. Preston Company.



OLA OLSON

Son of Knut Olson and Elna Pherson.
Born Dec. 10, 1842, Sweden. Came to
Utah Sept. 30, 1866. Member High Coun-
cil of Hyrum Stake.




FREDERICK WILLIAM SCHOENFELD
Born Feb. 14, 1831, Eilenburg, Prussia,
Germany. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1864,
William B. Preston Company. Bishop.



JOHN EDWARD SCHOENFELD
Son of Frederick William Schoenfeld and
Wilhelmine Henriette Lohmann. Born
Jan. 26, 1867, Brighton, Utah. Resides at
Brighton. Sheepman.



EMIL EDGAR SCHOENFELD
Son of Frederick William Schoenfeld and
Wilhelmine Henriette Lohmann. Born
Oct. 1, 1869, Brighton, Utah. Resides at
Brighton. Sheepman.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864





JAMES C. OLSON

Born Jan. 25, 1841, Falster, Denmark.
Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1864, William B.
Preston Company. High Priest.



DAVID CROWTHER

Born 1843, Yorkshire, Eng. Came to Utah
Sept. 20, 1864, Joseph S. Rawlins Com-
pany. Road Supervisor at Harrisvllle.




FIN1TY DAYBELL

Born March 14, 1815, Lincolnshire, Eng.
Came to Utah September, 1864, Joseph S.
Rawlins Company. High Priest; Ward
Teacher.










ROBERT DAYBELL
Born July 3, 1842. Hunter.



WILLIAM DAYBELL

Son of Finity Daybell and Mary Draper.
Born Feb. 24, 1858, Derbyshire, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 20, 1864, Joseph S. Rawlins
Company. Bishop Charleston Ward.



JESSE FOWERS

Born April, 1819, Stenson, Derbyshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1864, Joseph
S. Rawlins Company.




JESSE FOWERS, JR.
Son of Jesse Fowers and Sarah Johnson.
Born June 20, 1855, Derbyshire, Eng.



JESSE DYSON FOWERS
Son of Jesse Fowers, Jr., and Annie Dy-
son. Born May 4, 1875, Hooper, Utah.
Farmer.



GEORGE MARTIN JONES
Born June 19, 1858, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire,
Scotland. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1864,
Capt. Rawlins Company. Merchant.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



603




JOHN KILLPACK

Born Jan. 1, 1813, Coventry, Warwick-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1864,
Joseph S. Rawlins Company. High Priest.
Weaver.



JAMES LYTHGOE

Born March 15, 1842, Pendleburg, Lanca-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 22, 1864,
Joseph S. Rawlins Oxteam Company.
Teacher. Justice.



ALMA THORNTON MYERS
Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1864, Joseph S.
Rawlins Company.






EDWARD PAYNE

Born May 31, 1832, Wilshire, Eng. Came
to Utah Sept. 20, 1864, Joseph S. Rawlins
Company. High Priest. Black Hawk In-
dian War Veteran. Farmer.



JAMES PRICE

Born May 17, 1837, Shropshire, Eng. Came
to Utah September, 1864, Joseph S. Raw-
lins Company. High Priest ; Counselor in
Y. M. M. I. A.



GEORGE PRICE

Born Jan. 6, 1861, Tipton, Staffordshire,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1864, Jo-
seph S. Rawlins Company. High Coun-
cilor ; President Y. M. M. I. A.





PETER ROBERTS

Born March 5, 1830, Thanasa, North
Wales. Came to Utah 1864, Joseph S.
Rawlins Company. High Priest ; Member
High Council Nebo Stake.



GEORGE STRINGFELLOW
Born 1834, Hucknall Earthwate Sutton,
Ashfleld, Eng. Came to Utah 1864, Joseph
S. Rawlins Company. Missionary to Eng-
land. City Councilman.



WALTER WALKER

Born Sept. 17, 1835, Cheltenham, Eng.
Came to Utah September, 1864, Joseph S.
Rawlins Company. President of a Branch
in Flintshire, Wales.



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864









FRANKLIN JOSEPH WALKER
Son of Walter Walker and Sophia Wood-
cock. Born Feb. 16, 1862, Birmingham,
Eng. Came to Utah in 1863. High Coun-
cilor ; President High Priests Quorum.



NIELS CHRISTENSEN
Born July 11, 1842, Hvilson, Jutland, Den-
mark. Came to Utah 1864, Sharp and
Spencer Company. High Priest. Farmer ;
Blacksmith.



NIELS PETER HANSEN
Born April 1, 1841, Alindamogle, Denmark.
Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1864, John Sharp
Company. Missionary to Scandinavia
1863-65 ; Home Missionary.




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NEELKY LOFGREN HANSEN
Son of Niels Peter Hansen and Anna Ma-
rie Lofgren. Born July 25, 1873, Smith-
field, Utah. Superintendent Sunday School ;
Bishop's Counselor.



ANDREW CHRISTIAN NIELSON
Born March 23, 1840, Mojen, Uggltt Hjor-
ring, Denmark. Came to Utah September,
1864, John Sharp Merchandise Company.
Founder of Y. M. M. I. A.



CARL F. BERGLUND
Born May 17, 1825, Calmar Lan, Sweden.
Came to Utah Oct. 2, 1864, John Smith
Independent Company. Farmer ; Merchant.





OSCAR B. BERGLUND
Son of Carl F. Berglund and Lucia M.
Beck. Born Xov. 17, 1858, Frederikshavn,
Denmark. Farmer. Mgr. Gunnison Co-op.



JOHN JOHNSON

Son of John Johnson and Bergite Larsen
Loken. Born June 7, 1849, Ostresveen,
Loiten, Norway. Came to Utah Oct. 12,
1864, John Smith Company. Bishop.



HANS KNUTSON

Born Oct. 24, 1819, Finstadsveen, Nor-
way. Came to Utah Oct. 12, 1864, John
Smith Company.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



605





NIELS CHRISTIAN MORTENSEN
Born July 4, 1833, Denmark. Came to
Utah 1864, John Smith Independent Com-
pany. High Priest. Merchant ; Farmer.



GEORGE PETERSON
Born Feb. 9, 1817, Alfva, Gotland, Sweden.
Came to Utah Oct. 1, 1864, John Smith
Company. Assisted in bringing immi-
grants to Utah.



LARS PETER PETERSON
Son of George Peterson and Cecilia Loren-
tena Olafson. Born Feb. 23, 1856, Got-
land, Sweden. Came to Utah 1864, with
parents.





WILLIAM E. RASMUSSEN, JR.
Son of William E. Rusmussen and Trena
Jensen. Born Sept. 8, 1886.



WILLIAM E. RASMUSSEN
Son of Jordan Rasmussen, who came to
Utah Oct. 2, 1864, John Smith Company,
and Hansena Maria Hansen. Born April
12, 1859, Omaha, Neb.



CHRISTIAN F. SCHADE
Born April 27, 1827, Denmark. Came to
Utah Sept. 30, 1864, John Smith Indepen-
dent Company. Bishop's Counselor ; Presi-
dent Aarhuus Conference, Denmark.






C. FRED SCHADE

Son of Christian F. Schade and Mary
Sophia Heder. Born March 20, 1876,
Huntsville, Utah. Asst. Supt. Y. M.M.I. A. ;
Missionary to Norway. Merchant.



A. WILHART SCHADE
Son of Christian F. Schade anil Mary
Sophia Heder. Born Sept. 5, 1878. Bish-
op's Counselor. Merchant.



RICHARD DANIELS BROWN
Born March 1, 1811, Wigan, Lancashire,
Ens. Came to Utah Oct. 4, 1864, William
S. Warren Company. Elder. Farmer.



606



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864





RICHARD DANIELS BROWN, JR.
Son of Richard Daniels Brown and Mar-
garet Parkinson. Born May 27, 1846,
Manchester, Eng. President 60th Quorum
Seventies. Postmaster.



GEORGE COOMBS

Born 1814, Staffordshire, Eng Came to
Utah Oct. 4, 1864, William S. Warren
Company. Black Hawk Indian War Vete-
ran.




DAVID COOMBS

Son of George Coombs and Eliza Astu-
bary. Born June 9, 1852, Staffordshire,
Eng. Alternate High Councilor of Wayne
Stake.




ALEXANDER IZATT
Born May 14, 1843, Fifeshire, Scotland
Came to Utah Oct. 4, 1864, William S
Warren Company. High Priest.



JOHN PRICHARD JONES
Came to Utah 1864, William S. Warren
Company.



JAMES E. JONES

Son of William Jones and Eleanor Evans
of Caermarthenshire, South Wales. Born
1842, Lwynkelyn, Wales. Came to Utah
Oct. 4, 1864.





WILLIAM MATHEWS

B hir n L ". 1809, Radford, Nottingham-
wiffi knK. Came to Utah Oct. 4, 1864,
William S. Warren Company



WELLINGTON PAUL WILSON
Born Feb. 1, 1814, near Bullington, Vt.
Came to Utah 1864, William S. Warren
Company. Missionary to New England
1869-70. School Teacher.




JOSEPH ELLIS WILSON
Son of Wellington P. Wilson and Elizabeth
P. Smith. Born May 2, 1858, Monroe
County, Iowa. President Y. M. M. I. A. ;
Bishop's Counselor.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



607





JOSEPH ELLIS WILSON
Son of Joseph Ellis Wilson and Lerona A.
Monroe Martin. Born June 15, 1878, Clif-
ton, Idaho. Bishop's Counselor 1st Ward,
Logan. Contractor.



JAMES ANDERTON

Born Dec. 17, 1840, Wigan, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1864, Isaac
Canfleld Company. High Priest. Freighter ;
Farmer.



TRULS A. HALGREN
Born Jan. 5, 1835, Klorup, Sweden. Came
to Utah Oct. 5, 1864, Isaac Canfleld Com-
pany. Missionary to Sweden 1858-64 and
1889-91.






ANDREW NIELSON JENSON
Born May 7, 1829, Herestad, Sweden.
Came to Utah Oct. 6, 1864, Isaac Canfleld
Company. Bishop's Counselor. Farmer
and Stockraiser.



JAMES JENSON

Son of Andrew Nielson Jenson, who came
to Utah Oct. 6, 1864, and Caroline Nielson.
Born Oct. 14, 1871, Richfield, Utah. El-
der. Farmer and Stockraiser.



WILLIAM BLAKE

Born Aug. 4, 1848, North Molton, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 6, 186'4, William Hyde
Company. Bishop Center Ward.






JOSEPH HOWARD

Born Nov. 12, 1819. Came to Utah Oct.
26, 1864, William Hyde Company. High
Priest. Farmer.



THOMAS HOWARD

Son of Joseph Howard and Ann Shelton.
Born Sept. 14, 1843, Birmingham, Eng.
High Priest ; Sunday School Superintend-
ent ; Farmer and Gardener.



JAMES HOWARD

Son of Joseph Howard and Ann Shelton.
Born Jan. 29, 1846, Birmingham, Eng.



608



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864




ALEXANDER ELLIS

Born July 31, 1842, Witheridge, Devon-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 15, 1865,
Samuel D. White Company. Owner and
Manager Pioneer Nursery.



JAMES PAPWORTH

Born Jan. 2, 1826, Cambridge, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 26, 1864, William Hyde Com-
pany. Resided at Chesterton, Cambridge,
Eng.



RICHARD PAPWORTH
Son of James Papworth and Elizabeth
Tavener. Born Feb. 14, 1852. Came to
Utah Oct. 26, 1864, with parents.





OSBORNE TAVENER PAPWORTH
Son of James Papworth and Elizabeth Ta-
vener. Born Jan. 27, 1866, Salt Lake City.



JOHN WHIRK REID

Born July 12, 1831, Wigtown, Scotland.
Came to Utah Oct. 26, 1864, William Hyde
Company.



TELLIF JOHN ISRAELSEN
Born Feb. 18, 1826, Kasfjorden, Norway.
Came to Utah October, 1864, Soren Chris-
toftersen Independent Company.






ANDREW MARTIN ISRAELSEN
Son of Tellif John Israelsen and Mary
Dorthea Markusen. Born Jan. 9, 1857.



ZACHARIAS W. ISRAELSEN
Son of Tellif John Israelsen and Mary
Dorthea Markusen. Born Feb. 24, 1865,
Hyrum, Utah. President 62d Quorum Sev-
enties 1906. Treasurer of Hyrum.



SOREN THOMPSON

Born June 11, 1837, Jorgen, Denmark.
Came to Utah October, 1864, Soren Chris-
toffersen Company. Missionary to Den-
mark ; High Priest. Farmer.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



609




JAMES VINCENT

Born March 7, 1829, Rackheath, Norfolk,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 9, 1864, John M.
Kay Company. Indian War Veteran.
Farmer.



GEORGE BARNETT

Born May 27, 1828, Steeple Ashton, Eng.
Came to Utah Nov. 2, 1864, John M. Kay's
party English immigrants. Presided over
Steeple Ashton (Eng.) Branch.



RICHARD COWLET

Born May 20, 1834, Simpson, Eng. Came
to Utah Dec. 4, 1864, John M. Kay Com-
pany.






HENRY BAILEY
Father of Joseph M. Bailey.



JOSEPH M. BAILEY

Son of Henry Bailey and Emelia Read.
Born Dec. 16, 1842, Buckinghamshire, Eng.
Came to Utah Nov. 2, 1864, Warren S.
Snow Company.



JOSEPH WILLIAM BAILEY
Son of Joseph M. Bailey and Ann M. Fol-
ker. Born Feb. 17, 1870, Plain City, Utah.






JAMES BOWLDEN

Born in 1849. Came to Utah Nov. 4,
1864, Warren S. Snow Company. Seventy.
Farmer.



JOSEPH H. FRISBY

Son of William Frisby and Elizabeth Ruff.
Born May 15, 1850, Birmingham, Eng.
Came to Utah 1864, Warren S. Snow Com-
pany. Mayor of Provo.



MERRITT STALEY

Father of the wife of Joseph H. Frisby of
Provo, Utah.



610



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864





WILLIAM DOWN HOBBS
Born Jan. 6, 1814, Franifield, Sussex, Eng.
Came to Utah Nov. 2, 1864, Warren S.
Snow Company. Carpenter and Builder ;
Farmer.



WILLIAM KNIGHT

Born Dec. 2, 1846, Devonport, Eng. Came
to Utah Nov. 2, 1864, Warren S. Snow
Company. Member 24th Quorum Sev-
enties ; High Priest. Shoe Salesman.



JOSEPH LITTLEFIELD
Born Dec. 24, 1854, England. Came to
Utah Nov. 2, 1864, Warren S. Snow Com-
pany. City Councilman Morgan, Utah.





JOSEPH GEORGE LITTLEFIELD
Son of Joseph Littlefleld and Agness Sim-
mons. Born Aug. 29, 1876, Morgan, Utah.



WILLIAM WEBB

Born Aug. 6, 1806, Drayton, Cambridge,
Eng. Came to Utah Nov. 2, 1864, Warren
S. Snow Company.



GEORGE WEBB

Son of William Webb and Emma Stokes.
Born May 6. 1839, Studham, Eng. Super-
intendent Sunday School. Member Legis-
lature 1884-86.






WALTER LORENZO WEBB
Son of George Webb and Mary Ann Ward.
Born March 20, 1869.



WILLIAM WEBB

Son of William Webb and Emma Stokes.
Born Aug. 6, 1843, Studham, Bedfordshire,
Eng. Came to Utah November, 1864, War-
ren S. Snow Company.



JOHN HYRUM WEBB
Son of William Webb and Harriet Grace.
Born May 31, 1869.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



611





WILLIAM SANDERS

Born Oct. 7, 1836, Bishops Straford, Here-
fordshire, Eng. Came to Utah Nov. 2,
1864, Warren S. Snow Company. High
Priest.



JOHN TUDDENHAM

Born Feb. 17, 1811, Gooderstone, Norfolk,
Eng. Came to Utah 1864, Warren S. Snow
Company. High Priest ; Missionary to
England 1867-69.



WILLIAM W. TURNER
Born Jan. 22, 1842, Lewes, Sussex, Eng.
Came to Utah Sept. 4, 1864, Kimball and
Lawrence Freight Train Company. Sev-
enty ; Missionary.







LARS PETEH NELSON
Born Sept. 9, 1834, Annelef, Sweden. Came
to Utah Sept. 15. 1864. Bishop's Counselor.
Justice of the Peace.



HENRY MALLION BRIDGES
Born March 22, 1807, Birmingham, Eng.
Came to Utah September, 1864, Captain
Taylor Company.



CHARLES HENRY BRIDGES
Son of Henry Mallion Bridges and Sarah
Louisa Lowe. Born Aug. 9, 1835, Birm-
ingham, Eng. Senior President 79th Quo-
rum Seventies.





JOHN FREDERICK FORRER
Son of Fred Forrer, who came to Utah
September, 1864. Born March 10, 1867,
Camp Floyd, Utah. Elder. Farmer.



JOHN HAIR

Born Aug. 15, 1821, Newcastle, Norfolk,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1864,
Capt. Chandler Company. High Priest ;
Block Teacher. Lumberman.



NICHOLAS C. HAIR



Son of John Hair and Elizabeth Cope-
land. Born Oct. 21, 1859, Southwick,
Durham, Eng. Bishop's Counselor.
Miner and Engineer.



612



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864






DAVID HAROLD PEBRY
Born May 16, 1824, Tazewell County, Va.
Came to Utah September, 1864, William
Pritchett Company. Pres. Weber Stake
1876-82. Merchant; Miller.



DAVID HENRY PEERY
Son of David Harold Peery and Elizabeth
Letitia Higginbotham. Born April 13,
1866.



JOSEPH STRAS PEERY
Son of David Harold Peery and Elizabeth
Letitia Higginbotham. Born Oct. 5, 1868,
Ogden, Utah. Lawyer ; Sheepraiser.





JOHN RICHARDS HOWARD
Born Sept. 18, 1841, Fareham, Hantshire,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1864, Ar-
thur Brown Company. Brought first mow-
ing machines to Utah 1864.



JABEZ THOMPSON TAYLOR
Born April 26, 1840, Belper, Derbyshire,
Eng. Came to Utah September, 1864,
James Miller Company. Indian War
Veteran.



WILLIAM PRESTWICH
Born May 9, 1816, Odenshaw, Eng. Came
to Utah Oct. 19, 1864. High Priest. Farmer.






CYRUS HERBERT WHEELOCK

PRESTWICH

Son of William Prestwich and Jane Lan-
shaw. Born June 20, 1852, Lancashire,
Eng. High Priest. School Trustee.
Fruit Grower.



WILLIAM STEWART
Born May 12, 1817. Came to Utah Octo-
ber, 1864.



SAMUEL STEWART

Son of William Stewart and Sarah Thomp-
son. Born April 9, 1884. Came to Utah
Oct. 27, 1862.



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864



613






LEOPOLD WIRTHLIN
Born Dec. 3, 1832, Mohlin, Canton Aargau,
Switzerland. Came to Utah Nov. 28, 1864,
Captain Haight Company. Missionary
April 10, 1876.



JOSEPH WIRTHLIN

Son of Leopold Wirthlin and Anna
Hirschi. Born Oct. 6, 1867, Salt Lake
City. Deacon.



JOHN GULL

Born Nov. 20, 1832, Caples, Suffolk, Eng.
Came to Utah Dec. 5, 1864, William Dar-
ling Company.





GEORGE SMUIN

Born Nov. 11, 1844, Eatonbray, Eng.
Came to Utah Dec. 6, 1864, Brlgham H.
Young Company. Bishop of Lynne Ward
1891-1908 ; President Y. M. M. I. A.



JAMES ATHAY
Born Sept. 1, 1830. Came to Utah in 1864.



HENRY ATHAY

Son of James Athay and Ellen Morris.
Born June 25, 1858. High Priest. City
Councilman at Paris, Idaho.










LARKIN H. BRADFORD
Born Jan. 8, 1838, Huntsville, Ala. Came
to Utah in 1864. Elder. Detective.




WILLIAM WALLACE CHISHOLM
Born June, 1843, in Wisconsin. Came to
Utah in 1864. Original developer of Em-
ma mine in Cottonwood Canyon. Mining ;
Capitalist.



GEORGE COLEMAN
Born Nov. 30, 1815, Sherrington, Bucking-
hamshire, Eng. Came to Utah in 1864.
High Priest. Farmer.



614



PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH 1864





HENRY THRELKELD COLEMAN
Son of Henry Coleman and Mary Jane
Threlkeld. Born Nov. 20, 1863, Salt Lake
County, Utah. Bishop 1st Ward, Midway,
Utah. Farmer ; Blacksmith.



ANDREW W. COOLEY
Born May 24, 1858. Came to Utah in
1864. Bishop Brighton Ward. Farmer and
Stockraiser.



WILLIAM J. DALLIMORE
Born Dec. 11, 1844, Bath, Somersetshire.
Eng. Came to Utah in 1864.






WILLIAM PRICE DEAKIN
Son of William Deakin, who came to Utah
in 1864, and Mary Jones. Born July 11,
1832, Brooklyn, N. Y. Indian War Vete-
ran.



GEORGE FINLINSON

Born Jan. 23, 1835, West Curthwait, Eng.
Came to Utah 1864, John Ashman Com-
pany. Bishop's Counselor.



JOSEPH TRIMBLE FINLINSON
Son of George Finlinson and Susan Trim-
ble. Born March 8, 1876, Oak City, Utah.
Bishop Oak Creek Ward.






JOHX THORNTON GILMER
Born Feb. 22, 1841, Quincy, 111. Came to
Utah 1864, Ben Halliday Stage Line. Gov-
ernment Mail Contractor.



JAMES HOGLE

Born Oct. 15, 1838, Armaugh, Ireland.
Went to Colorado 1859 ; Montana 1863 ;
Utah 1864. Mining ; Merchant ; Invest-
ments.



JAMES A. HOGLE

Only Child of James Hogle and Ida Eliza-
beth King. Mining Engineer ; Capitalist.



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JOSEPH THOMAS LAMBORN
Born Feb. 20, 1855, Bath, Eng. Came to
Utah in 1864. Pres. 4th Elders Quorum;
Asst. Supt. Sunday School. Town Treas-
urer.



FESTUS SPRAGUE, JR.
Father of the wife of Joseph Thomas
Lamborn of Marysville, Idaho.



GEORGE HAMILTON McKINLEY
Son of George McKinley, who came to
Utah 1864, and Mary Hamilton. Born
Jan. 6, 1835, Preston Paus, Scotland.
Came to Utah July, 1880. High Priest.





SAMUEL MERRITT

Born Nov. 18, 1838, near Indianapolis, Ind.
Came to Utah in 1864.



NIELS JACOB NIELSEN
Born Dec. 13, 1839, Fraugde, Denmark.
Came to Utah 1864, Tom Booth Freight
Train Company. Mason.



CHRISTIAN PETERSON
Came to Utah in 1864.





MADS PETER PETERSON
Son of Jens Peterson and Marie Chrestine
Petersen. Born Aug. 13, 1833, Landborup,
Randers Amt, Denmark. Came to Utah in
1864.



JOSEPH PHILLIPS

Son of William Phillips and Hannah Bog-
nell. Born Aug. 15, 1853, Brierly Hill,
Staffordshire, Eng. Came to Utah in 1864.



JOSEPH C. PHILLIPS
Son of Joseph Phillips and Sarah L.
Roundy. Born May 25, 1880, Wanship,
Utah.



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JOHN ROBERTS

Born 1821, in Wales. Came to Utah 1863,
Captain Ricks Company. High Priest.
Farmer and Stockraiser.



HUGH ROBERTS
Came to Utah in 1864.



HOLLAND B. WILLIAMS
Son of George Holland and Sarah S. Wil-
liams. Born Nov. 24, 1885, Brigham City,
Utah. Elder ; Teacher.





JAMES DAVID WOOD
Born 1841, Mercer County, Mo. Came to
Utah in 1864. Indian War Veteran.
"Sheep King" of Idaho. Founder Wood
Livestock Co.



JACOB A. GREENEWALD
Son of Aaron Greenewald, who came to
Utah April 1, 1865, and Lena Lang. Born
Aug. 1, 1866, Salt Lake Citv. Merchant.
First Jewish child born in Utah.



GEORGE REYNOLDS
Born Jan. 1, 1842, Marylebone, London,
Eng. Came to Utah July 5, 1865. One
of the Seven Presidents of Seventies.
Author.





JOSEPH BARROW FORBES
Born Jan. 29, 1847, Bangor, Maine. Came
to Utah Aug. 1, 1865, Captain Getchel
Company. High Priest.



CHRISTIAN PETERSEN
Son of Peter Petersen, who came to Utah
Sept. 22, 1865, and Maren Anderson. Born
April 28, 1854, Horley, Denmark. Came
to Utah Sept. 22, 1865. Farmer.



EDWIN L. EYRE

Born April 16, 1845, Damsby, Lincoln-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 12, 1865,
Independent Company. Superintendent
Sunday School, Minersville Ward.



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ROBERT SHELTON

Born Jan. 5, 1832, England. Came to
Utah October, 1865. Shoemaker.



JOSEPH HYRUM WATKINS KERSHAW
Born Aug. 27, 1855, Utenaigh, South Afri-
ca. Came to Utah November, 1865.



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