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Richens; Robert, m. Elizabeth Ann Strong; Thomas; Hyrum,
Alvin Joseph, and Jane Elizabeth, died. Family home
Provo, Utah.

High priest: president Staveley (Eng.) branch. Farmer.
Died Jan. 9, 1911.

BOARDMAN, ROBERT, JR. (son of Robert Boardman and
Mary Green). Born May 22, 1846, Kirton, Lincolnshire, Eng.
Came to Utah Oct. 3, 1863, Daniel D. McArthur company.

Married Elizabeth Ann Strong June 13, 1868, Salt Lake
City (daughter of John Strong and Agnes Miller, of Kendal,
Westmoreland, Eng., pioneers Oct. 24. 1855, Milo Andrus
company). She was born July 9, 1849. Their children:
Elizabeth Agnes b. Nov. 9. 1868, m. Heber Duke; Robert
Miles b. May 6, 1871, m. Sarah F. McKinney; Mary Jane b.
Jan. 3, 1875, m. Joseph O. Ward; Hyrum Alvin b. May 15,
1877, m. Mary Emma Halliday; Emma Alice b. Nov. 24, 1879,
m. Edward Lowe; Bertha Oily b. Aug. 13, 1882, m. Martin
Strebel; John William b. June 16, 1885, m. Josie Cluff; Telia
G. b. Nov. 24, 1887, m. Ronda Simmons; Lester b. Feb. 11,
1890, died. Family home Provo, Utah.

High priest. Assisted In hauling stone for the Salt
Lake temple 1867. Black Hawk war veteran. Sent to North
Platte for immigrants in John G. Holman company 1868.
Farmer and fruitgrower.



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BODELI/, JOSEPH, (son of Henry Bodell, and Jane Elsey,
of Nottingham, Ens., former was born Jan. 25, 1816, Breas-
ton, Derbyshire, Eng., and died on the plains while on his
way to Utah). He was born June 12, 1840, at Breaston.
Came to Utah June 21, 1858.

Married Carrie Marie Jorgensen 1861, Salt Lake City,
who was born May 23, 1844, Denmark, and died April 4.
1862, at Salt Lake City. Only child: Carrie Marie b. Feb.
28, 1862, d. Sept. 2, 1862.

Married Emma jane Farmer at Salt Lake City (daughter
of James Farmer and Sarah Trussler, former a pioneer 1856,
latter died at Steyning, Sussex, Eng., 1851). She was born
July 26, 1843. Their children: Joseph Samuel Henry b. Aug.
23, 1863, m. Sarah L. Howard Oct. 3, 1888; Sarah Jane b.
Aug. 27, 1865, d. May 26, 1866; James Fredrick b. July 26,
1866, d. Sept. 19, 1867; Emma Jane b. Nov. 9, 1867, m. J. R.
Freeman Feb. 14, 1884; John Trussler b. March 15, 1869, m.
Eliza Freeman Sept. 10. 1890, Elizabeth Eliza b. Nov. 14,
1870, m. Daniel Densley March 9, 1888; William Almon b.
July 28, 1872, m. Francis R. Tempest Jan. 12, 1899; Agnes
Fannie b. July 17, 1874, m. Joseph H. Crump Nov. 20, 1895;
Martha Mary Sirinda b. Dec. 23, 1875, m. W. A. Crane Jan.
17, 1897. Family resided Salt Lake City and Herriman,
Utah.

Member 20th quorum seventies at Salt Lake City 1861.
Choir leader at Herriman prior to 1876. Butcher; farmer.
Died Aug. 19, 1876.

BODELL, JOSEPH SAMUEL HENRY (son of Joseph Bodell
and Emma Jane Farmer). Born Aug. 23, 1863, Herriman,
Utah.

Married Sarah L. Howard Oct. 3, 1888, Logan, Utah
(daughter of Samuel L. Howard and Sarah J. Hamilton, of
Mill Creek, Utah). She was born Jan. 16, 1870. Their
children: Sarah Jane b. Oct. 1, 1889, m. John Slagowskl Oct.
20, 1909; Joseph Samuel b. April 6, 1892; Emma Virginia b.
Sept. 14, 1893; Mary Myrtle b. July 13. 1895; Marriner
Lorenzo b. April 10, 1897, d. May 27, 1903; Eliza Erma b.
June 27, 1899; John William b. Dec. 11, 1900; Mildred an'd
Milton b. March 3, 1903; James Alexander b. Dec. 6, 1904;
Jesse Moroni b. Oct. 20, 1906, d. Oct. 30, 1906; Elizabeth
Fern b. Oct. 21, 1907; Editha Farrel Louvina b. Jan. 14,
1911. Family home Herriman, Utah.

Missionary to England Oct. 1884 to Nov. 1886; superin-
tendent Sunday schools and 2nd counselor to Bishops James
S. Crane and Thomas Butterfleld, Herriman ward; president
Y. M. M. I. A.; choir leader. School trustee; juvenile proba-
tion officer. Merchant and farmer.



BOGGS, FRANCIS. Born May 17, 1809, in Belmont county,
Ohio. Came to Utah 1847.

Married Eveline Martin, who was born March 23, 1816,
Tyler county, West Virginia. Their children: Mary b. April
12, 1843, m. Stephen Chadwick Perry; Eveline; Hyrum;
Phoebe Jane; Nancy Orpha. Family home Washington,
Utah.

Seventy. Carpenter. Died Jan. 22, 1889.



BOND, JESSE (son of James Bond and Sarah Card, of Hunt-
ingford, Gloucestershire, Eng.) He was born Feb. 27, 1832,
Huntingford, Eng. Came to Utah Nov. 13, 1855, Isaac Allred
company.

Married Sarah Adams Sept. 24, 1861, Provo, Utah (daugh-
ter of Samuel and Bessie Adams, of Staffordshire, who came
to Utah 1861). She was born May 12, 1843. Their children:
William J.; Jane; Franklin, died; Joseph T.; Dora; Minnie;
Gertrude; Elzina, died; Lacy. Family home Heber City,
Utah.

Went to the Missouri river for immigrants in 1861; on the
return trip was appointed captain of ten wagons. Crossed
the plains five times with oxteam; has rung the curfew bell
for 23 years.

High priest. Town official of Heber. Farmer.



BONNER, GEORGE (son of George Bonner). Born Jan. 18,
1820, in Ireland. Came to Utah 1857.

Married Margerette Edmiston in Scotland, who was born
May 1, 1830, and came to Utah 1858. Their children: Christ-
ina, m. Albert Gallatin McCurdy; George, m. Phoebe Alex-
ander; William, m. Eliza Brunson; Robert; Margaret, m.
Stephen Shelton; Annie, m. Jesse Nelson; Dessie, m. Alva
Alexander; Mary Jane, m. Tipton Epperson; Thomas, m.
Ada Alexander.



BONNER, JAMES EVERET (son of Patrick Everet Bonner
and Mary Mahoney of Alexander, Fairfax county, Va). He
was born April 2, 1823, Douglas, Isle of Man, Eng. Came to
Utah 1868.

Married Susan H. Besley Jan. 1859, Alexander, Va.
(daughter of Joseph F. Besley of North Carolina, who came
to Utah 1870). She was born August, 1821. Their children:
Harriet E., m. James Scott; Harry H., d. aged 22. Family
home Alexander, Va.

Married Annie Lisle June 1869, Salt Lake City, Bishop
Laurence Scanlan officiating (daughter of Joseph Lisle and
Martha Marthey of Salt Lake City, pioneers 1861). She was
born 1845. Their children: Asie M. b. 1875; Hellerd E., m.
Mary F. Scott.

Physician; landscape gardener.



BONNETT, JOHN JAMES (son of John Peter Bonnett and
Marietta Malan of Piedmont, Turin, Angrogne, Italy).
Born Nov. 25, 1835, at Angrogne, Italy. Came to Utah Oct.
26, 1855, Milo Andrus company.

Married Ann Hughes June 1860, Provo, Utah (daughter of
David Hughes and Ann Phillips), who was born March 12,
1840. Their children: David James, m. Fannie Amelia Cluff:
Clement, m. Mary Fawcett; John, m. Delia Fitzgerald;
Ellis, m. Geneva Craft; Celia, m. William Flemming, m. Isaac
McEwan; George, m. Hattie Laycock; Evelin; May, m. Au-
gustif Hoffman. Family resided Ogden and Provo, Utah.

Helped build canals in vicinities of Ogden and Provo.
Farmer.

BONNETT, DAVID JAMES (son of John James Bonnett and
Ann Hughes). Born May 14, 1863, Provo, Utah.

Married Fannie Amelia Cluff Sept. 3, 1885, Logan, Utah
(daughter of Samuel Samson Cluff and Francis Amelia
Worsley, of Lancashire, Eng., later of Ohio, U. S. A.). She
was born March 21, 1865. Their children: Vivien b. June 2.
1889; Murry David b. Jan. 14, 1891; Earl C. and Muriel C.
b. Jan. 10, 1893; Harvey Glenn b. Nov. 3, 1897; Aileen b. Nov.
28, 1905. Family home Pleasant View Ward, Provo, Utah.

In charge of grounds of Telluride Power company.
Farmer; gardener.



BOOTH, HIRAM EVANS (son of Joseph Booth and Caroline
Bishop of Postville, Iowa). Born Oct. 25, 1860, at Postville.
Came to Utah Dec. 8, 1888.

Married Lillian B. Redhead May 29, 1889, Postville, Iowa
(daughter of George Redhead and Anna Howard).

United States district attorney. Senior member of law
firm, Booth, Lee, Badger, Rich and Parke. Treasurer (daily)
Herald-Republican Publishing company.



BOOTH, MORRIS ARTEMUS (son of Willis Henry Booth
and Susannah Pierce). Born Feb. 26, 1872.

Married Jennie Alvord Oct. 14. 1899. Salt Lake City
(daughter of Benjamin T. Alvord and Malinda Crocket),
who was born Feb. 26, 1872. Their children: Morris Alvord
b. March 12, 1901; Dorris May B. b. May 16, 1904; Muriel
Loue b. Dec. 31, 1908.

Engaged in the mercantile business, being connected with
the Booth & Pierce Mercantile Company; engaged in the
hotel business at Brigham City.



BOND, STEPHEN (son of James Bond and Sarah Card).
Born Aug. 20, 1829, Road Somersetshire, Eng.). Came to
Utah 1857.

Married Sarah Clark 1860 at Lehi, Utah (daughter of
Thomas Clark and Elizabeth Boulton of Gloucester, Eng.),
who was born Dec. 8, 1836. Their children: Stephen, m.
Emily Siddoway; William, m. Alice Taylor; Sarah Elizabeth,
m. John W. Crook; Alfred Thomas, m. Leila Clift; John, m.
Mary Jeffs; Emily, m. John Heber Murdock. Family home
Heber, Utah.

Elder; secretary 20th quorum seventies. Cabinet-maker. .
Died Dec. 28, 1875, Heber City, Utah.



BOND, WILLIAM. Born Feb. 17, 1817, near Manchester,
Eng. Came to Utah amidst the storm of Dec. 10-16, 1856,
William B. Hodgett company, being assisted into the valley
by relief trains sent to rescue.

Married Mary Ann Barker 1837. Their children: six boys
and six girls, one of whom, Mary Jane b. Jan. 15, 1850, m.
Micah Francis Harris Jan. 15, 1868. Family home Fall
River, Mass.. Provo, Salt Lake City and Henefer, Utah.

Farmer. Died May 24, 1898. Henefer, Utah.



BOOTH, RICHARD THORNTON (son of James Booth and
Jane Pilkinton). Born Aug. 21, 1822, Turton, near Bolton,
Lancashire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 12, 1857, Jesse B. Mar-
tin company.

Married Elsie Edge Aug. 21, 1846, Bedford Leigh, Lanca-
shire, Eng. (daughter of John Edge and Sarah Davis).
Their children: John Edge; James Davis; Martha Hannah;
Sarah Jane; Robert Ebenezer; Margaret Alice; Richard
Thornton; Alfred Lewis; Joseph Wilford; Mary May. Family
home Alpine, Utah; died there May 28, 1888.

BOOTH, JOHN EDGE (son of Richard Thornton Booth and
Elsie Edge). Born June 29, 1847, Bradshaw Gate, Bedford
Leigh, Lancashire, Eng. Came to Utah when 10 years of
age.

Married Maria Josephine Harvey Oct. 1. 1873 (daughter of
Lewis and Lucinda Harvey), who died Oct. 1, 1884. Their
children: Josephine Diantha, m. Dr. J. Lloyd Woodruff; Vi-
enna Hortense, m. Earnest Kimball; Hannah Rowena, m.
Raymond Ray; Richard Harvey, m. Cordelia Darius.

Married Hannah Billings April 1876 (daughter of George
P. and Edith Billings), who died May 23, 1881, leaving no
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Married Delia Ina Winters June 22, 1887 (daughter of
Oscar F. and Mary Ann Winters, pioneers 1852). Their
children: James Milton, m. Cora Lewis; Delilah Maria; Elsie
Vernessa; Edwin Winters.

Judge fourth judicial court of Utah since 1899.

BOOTH, RICHARD T., JR. (son of Richard T. Booth and
Elsie Edge of Lancashire, Eng.). Born Jan. 6, 1862, Alpine,
Utah.

Married Elizabeth Ward June 16, 1887, Logan, Utah
(daughter of Richard Ward and Alice Davis of Rock
Springs, Wyo., who came to Utah 1880). Their children:
Leslie Elmer, died; Elizabeth, m. Jerome Beck. Family
home Alpine, Utah.

Died while on mission Nov. 23, 1887, Kansas City, Mo.
Farmer.

BOOTH, ALFRED LEWIS (son of Richard Thornton Booth
and Elsie Edge). Born June 17, 1864, Alpine, Utah.

Married May Ashworth April 12, 1900, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Booth Ashworth of Lancashire, Eng.,
and Elizabeth Shepherd of San Bernardino, Cal.). She was
born Sept. 28, 1874, Beaver, Utah. Their children; Editha
b. March 12, 1903; Leona b. Oct. 25, 1905; Herbert and
William, d. infants. Family home Provo, Utah.

Instructor mathematical department Brigham Toung uni-
versity 1887-91. Assistant stake Sunday school superin-
tendent 1892-1900; missionary to England 1894-96; president
45th quorum seventies 1900; counselor to Bishops Joseph B.
Keeler, Moroni Snow and Edward D. Partridge, 4th ward,
Provo, 1900-07, and set apart bishop of that ward Jan. 13,
1907. Justice of peace 1896-98. Member Provo board of edu-
cation 1898-1902. City attorney 1902-04; city councilman
1904-08 membe state senate 1911-14.



BOOTHE, HENRY ^Bon of Lewis Boothe and Charlotta
Windham, of Virginia). Born Sept. 26, 1802, Edgecombe
county, N. C. Came to Utah 1861, Capt. Smith company.

Married Susannah Lyster July 4, 1826, in Alabama (daugh-
ter of Nathaniel Lyster and Stacy Henley, of Jones county,
N. C.). She was born Oct. 4, 1800. Their children: John A.
b. Aug. 19, 1831, m. Lydia Ann Sherman Feb. 29, 1864; Lewis
N. b. Dec. 3, 1832, m. Mary J. Rees Feb. 26, 1860; Willis H.
b. Feb. 3, 1834, m. Susannah Neff Pierce; Emily C. b. Oct.
12, 3836, m. Benjamin Murphy; Darius D. b. Dec. 24, 1838, m.
Adelaide Anderson; Amanda C. b. Dec. 29, 1840, m. G. W.
Hawkins Aug. 7, 1859; Martha b. May 1, 1843, m. E. Carson.

Married Caroline Anderson who was born Feb. 22, 1814,
in Sweden.

BOOTHE, LEWIS NATHANIEL (son of Henry Boothe and
Susannah Lyster). Born Dec. 3, 1832, Wilcox county, Ala.

Married Mary Jane Rees Feb. 26, 1860, Brigham City,
Utah (daughter of John D. Rees and Mary Morgan, of Car-
diff, Wales, pioneer 1852). She was born May 24, 1844, and
died Jan. 16, 1879. Their children: Lenora b. Dec. 24, 1860,
m. R. L. Bybee June 30, 1881; Arvilla S. b. Sept. 19, 1862, m.
Casey P. Bowen July 25, 1879; Lewis H. b. Aug. 14, 1864, d.
Sept. 12, 1876; Permilla b. Nov. 21, 1866, m. G. T. Rogers
Aug. 6, 1882; John M. b. Feb. 24, 1869, m. Emily Orme Dec.
22. 1886; Vilate b. Dec. 13, 1871, m. Fred Summerhill June
1891; Geneva b. Feb. 11, 1873, d. Sept. 22, 1884; Eva b. April
1875, m. Alonzo Johnson Oct. 9, 1895; Lillian b. March 27,
1877, m. Alma Hunsaker Aug. 15, 1907; Fredrick E. b. Jan.
16, 1879, d. July E, 1879. Family home Honeyville, Utah.

Married Elizabeth Hunsaker April 26, 1880, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Abraham Hunsaker and Eliza Collins, who was
born Nov. 17, 1837, in Illinois. Only child: Rose May b.
March 9, 1881, m. John Wheatley March 1, 1900.

Settled at Brigham City; moved to Honeyville 1875. Mis-
sionary to Southern states Nov. 13, 1877 to March 22, 1878;
1st counselor to Bishop Thomas Wheatley, second counselor
to Bishop Hunsaker Sept. 9, 1877, to Jan. 3, 1889. Enlisted
in standing army 1858, and acted as Indian interpreter and
guide under Col. Lyons, U. S. A., in expedition against In-
dians 1859. Freighter of the early days.

BOOTHE, WILLIS HENRY (son of Henry Boothe and Su-
sannah Lyster). Born Feb. 3, 1834.

Married Susannah Neff Pierce March, 1860, Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Neff Pierce, pioneer 1847). She was born
1833 and died 1910. Their children: Willis H. b. 1864, m. Sa-
rah Rich; Amanda b. 1862, m. Evan Morgan; Olive b. 1866,
m. William Johnson; John N. b. 1868, m. Telle Wilds; Frank
B. b. 1870, m. Jens Stork; M. A. b. 1872, m. Jennie Alvord.
Family home Brigham City, Utah.

Farmer and stockraiser.



BOREN, COL.EMAN. Came to Utah 1851, oxteam company.

Married Malinda Keller. Their children: William Jasper,
m. Lucina Mecham; Joseph, m. Martha Clinger; Susan, m.
John Jones; Minerva, m. Peter Wentz; Lorana, m. Charles
Gray, m. Amasa Mecham; Coleman Briant, m. Nancy Jane
Riggs; Nathan Alma, died; Ephraim, m. Lizzie McAffee.
Family home Provo, Utah.

Married Flora Hughes. Their children: Josephine;
Henry; Albert; Manassa.

Farmer. Died at Provo, Utah.

BOREN, WILLIAM JASPER (son of Coleman Boren and
Malinda Keller). Born at Peoria, 111. Came to Utah 1851,
with parents.

Married Lucina Mecham July 4, 1859, Provo, Utah (daugh-
ter of Moses Mecham and Elvira Derby, pioneers 1850, ox-



team company). She was born March 12, 1841. Their chll-

?,r e ?, : o * i am o jasper ' Jr " b - A P ril !! 186 . m - Temperance
Wall Sept. 6, 1883; Samuel b. May 8, 1861, m. Abigail Lamb;
Lucina Izora, m. Austin Glenn; Malinda Elvira, d. infant-
Moses M., m. Jane Lamb; Lorana, m. James Wall; Annie M.,
m. Don L. Bigelow; Alma L., died; Ida Viola, m. George Fay-
ette Mecham; Clinton C., m. Polly Mecham; Sarah M., m
Ornero C. Merrotti; Wilford Wells, m. Emma Holmberg-
Polly May, m. Arthur Snow. Family home Wallsburg'
Utah.

Seventy, and counselor to Bishop William M. Wall Walls-
burg ward. Road supervisor; watermaster. Veteran Black
Hawk Indian war. Farmer and shinglemaker. Died May

BOREN, WILLIAM JASPER (son of William Jasper Boren
and Lucina Mecham). Born April 11, 1860, Provo Utah

Married Temperance Wall Sept. 6, 1883. at Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Madison Wall and Elizabeth Penrod
of Illinois). She was born Oct. 8, 1865. Their children-'
Malinda b. Sept. 19, 1884, m. Alfred Ford, Jr.; William b
Oct. 30, 1886, m. Elva Lamb; Archie b. May 28, 1889 m'
Myrtle Daybell; Maud b. July 8, 1892; Ray b. Oct. 9, 1894-
Ellis b. Sept. 9, 1896; Polly May b. Aug. 7, 1899; Ethel b July
5, 1901; Eldwin b. May 30, 1904; Areva b. Aug. 3, 1908
Family home Wallsburg.

Missionary to North Carolina 1901-03; high priest; 2d, and
later 1st counselor to Bishop George P. Garff of Wallsburg
ward. Constable; road supervisor; deputy road commis-
sioner. Sunday school superintendent. Public school trus-
tee 15 years. Second counselor to president of T. M. M.
I. A. Farmer and stockraiser



BORG, PETER HANSON. He was born March 16, 1805,
Sleminge-Scona, Sweden. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1864,
William B. Preston company.

Married Ingre Jensen 1828, Anderslof, Scona, Sweden
(daughter of Jens Jensen), who was born Sept. 12, 1812.
Their children: Hanse b. Sept. 14, 1831, m. Carna L. Jepson;
Lars Peter b. Sept. 3, 1833, m. Marie Christensen; Kama b.
March 25, 1836, m. H. C. Hansen; Svend b. July 27, 1838, m.
Eva Christina Alff; Hannah b. Sept. 9, 1840, m. Hans Eliason
Mortensen; Rasmus b. Dec. 25, 1842, m. Anette Cecilia Niel-
son; Cathrin b. Sept. 14, 1844, d. Sept. 13, 1857; Ole Peter b.
Oct. 19, 1847, m. Brighamina Malvina Nielsen; Ingre b. Nov.
2, 1849, d. June 3, 1857; Jense b. Sept. 26, 1852, m. Sarah Marie
Jorgensen. Family home Mt. Pleasant, Utah.

High priest. Harness maker. Died April 12, 1875, Mt.
Pleasant, Utah.

BORG, OLE PETER (son of Peter Hanson Borg and Ingre
Jensen). Born Oct. 19, 1847, Scona, Sweden.

Married Brighamina Malvina Nielsen May 24, 1869, Salt
Lake City (daughter of Hans T. Nielsen and Nicollna Ras-
mina Espasen, of Denmark, pioneers Oct. 22, 1866, Abner
Lowry company). She was born Sept. 22, 1854. Their chil-
dren: Oliver Henry, b. July 17, 1871, m. Amy Avery; Joseph
Edward b. June 1, 1873, m. Sena Beck; Brighamina Natalia
b. Oct. 6, 1874, m. Nelson Baker; Annie Mathilda b. Oct. 29,
1875, d. Sept. 27, 1876: Emma Nicolina b. July 26, 1877; Alma
Peter b. Feb. 5, 1880, m. Laura Whitehead; James Anton b.
Aug. 23, 1881, m. Alverda Christina MIckleson; Zelma Emelia
b. Feb. 5, 1884, m. Lorenzo Anderson; Ammon Junius, b. June
10, 1886, d. Sept. 27, 1890; Clarence b. Feb. 5, 1889, d. same
day; Eugene b. Feb. 13, 1890; Evan b. June 28, 1894.

Married Fena Nielsen June 1877, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Hans T. Nielsen and Nicolina Rasmina EspassenV
who was born July 29, 1858. Their children: Charles Emil
b. Sept. 24, 1878, d. Sept. 14, 1879; Henrietta Nicolina b.
July 8, 1880, m. Adolph Nielsen; Alma Ferdinand b. Feb. 25,
1883, m. Alvina Larson; Hanse Egede b. Nov. 25, 1885, m.
Martina Sorenson; Daniel Erastus b. June 17, 1889, m. Mary
J. Clapp; Seth Mahonrl b. Aug. 16, 1892; Edith Evaline b.
May 17, 1896; Edna Durilla b. Jan. 9, 1899. Family home
Richfield, Utah.

High priest; president elders' quorum 1890-98. Harness
maker. Farmer.



BORTJP, PETER (son of Peder and Hannah Peterson of
Jutland, Denmark). Born February, 1823, in Jutland. Came
to Utah Sept. 12, 1861, John R. Murdock company.

Married Christina Christenson in Denmark (daughter of
Christen and Christina Christenson, former a pioneer 1861,
John R. Murdock company). She was born 1824. Their
children- Carl b. Sept. 29. 1850, m. Caroline Thomas Nov. 3,
1893- Siveren b. Sept. 15, 1853, m. Mary Baker; Loana; Sarah;
Peter Jr., b. Nov. 15, 1869, m. Laura Mattinson; Johnny.

Married Mariah Hanson (daughter of Jens Hanson). Their
child: Louisa, m. Samuel Morgan.

Settled at Goshen, Utah; moved to Little Colorado River
valley, Arizona, and later to Pangultch, Utah. Died Oct.
1878.

BORUP PETER (son of Peter Borup and Christina Chris-
tenson).' Born Nov. 15, 1869. Goshen Utah.

Married Laura Mattinson May 12. 1897, Payson, Utah
(daughter of Robert Mattinson and Betsy Burnhope), who
was born July 14, 1872, at Payson. Their children: Leta
L. b. Dec. 31. 1898: Klea L. b. June 8, 1903; Carl M. b.
April 11, 1906; Fern C. b. Aug. 19, 1909. Family resided
Goshen. Panguitch and Eureka, Utah.

Missionary to Norway 1906-08; bishop Eureka ward.
Member public library board.



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BOTJCK, JOHW A. Born 1798 in New York state. Came to
Utah 1847.

Married Elizabeth Howell 1849 at Salt Lake City, who
was born 1831. Their children: John F., m. Mary Mellen;
William C., m. Margerite E. Tates; Elizabeth, m. Swen
Oleson; Sarah Ann, m. Thomas W. Powell; Louisa, m. J. "W.
Jenkins; Alexander, m. Elizabeth Jones; Hiram, m. Eliza-
beth A. Thomas; Mary, m. John Hiller; Heber, m. Amelia
J. Tuttle. Family home 16th ward. Salt Lake City.

High priest. Farmer and stockraiser. Died 1884, 16th
ward, Salt Lake City.

BOUCK, JOHN F. (son of John A. Bouck and Elizabeth
Howell). Born March 11, 1853, Salt Lake City.

Married Mary Mellen July 3, 1877, Salt Lake City (daughter
of John Mellen and Jane Ramsden, pioneers), Judge Ellas
Smith officiating. She was born Sept. 29, 1866. Their chil-
dren: Mamie b. Oct. 26, 1878, m. John Daniels; Maud b. Jan.
13, 1880, m. Andrew Paul; Louisa b. Feb. 19, 1882, m. Ernest
Cook; John Clifton b. March 29, 1884, m. Mona Coon; Hyrum
Sidney b. May 30, 1886, m. Cora Staker; Martha Ella b.
Aug. 1, 1888, d. aged 13; Gertrude b. Dec. 10, 1893. Family
home Pleasant Green, Utah.

Miner; farmer and stockraiser; brick-maker.

BOUCK, WILLIAM C. (son of John Adam Bouck and Eliza-
beth Howell). Born May 25, 1854, Salt Lake City.

Married Margerite E. Tates Dec. 22, 1881, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Tates and Mary Partington of Uphol-
land, Lancashire, Eng., pioneers 1863). She was born Feb.
17, 1861. Their children: William A. b. Dec. 10, 1882, m. Eva
Egbert; Walter O. b. March 11, 1885, m. Vida Egbert;
Eugene P. b. April 2, 1887, m. Annie Mortig. Family
home 29th ward, Salt Lake City.

Elder. Farmer and freighter.

BOUCK, ALEXANDER (son of John Adam Bouck and Eliza-
beth Howell). Born April 4, 1861, Salt Lake City.

Married Elizabeth Jones Dec. 16, 1891, Logan, Utah, Presi-
dent Merrill officiating (daughter of William Jones and
Sarah Jeffrey of Birmingham, Eng., who came to Utah Nov.
1879). She was born May 12, 1861. Their children: Ruth b.
Nov. 7, 1892, m. Frank Duber; Alexander, Jr. b. Feb. 23, 1894.
Family home 16th ward. Salt Lake City.

Elder and block teacher. Lumber dealer; stockraiser.

BOUCK, ALEXANDER, JR. (son of Alexander Bouck and
Elizabeth Jones). Born Feb. 23, 1894, Salt Lake City.

BOUCK, HIRAM (son of John Adam Bouck and Elizabeth
Howell). Born April 6, 1863, Salt Lake City.

Married Elizabeth A. Thomas Dec. 20, 1889, Salt Lake
City, Judge Elias Smith officiating (daughter of Thomas
Thomas and Mary Reese of North Wales, who came to
Utah 1873). She was born April 9, 1870. Their children:
Erma b. Jan. 6, 1891, m. Lawrence W. Ridges, m. Gomer C.
Roberts; Verna May b. April 8, 1899. Family home 16th
ward, Salt Lake City.

Stationary-engineer. Machinist.



BOTXTOBT, THOMAS (son of Martin and Martha Boulton
of Burford parish, Shropshire, Eng.). Born Jan. 21, 1825
at Burford. Came to Utah 1860, Martin and Thomas com-
pany.

Married Sarah Cook March 26, 1849, Leominster, Eng.
(daughter of Thomas Cook and Sarah Harris of Sapy, Wor-
cestershire, Eng.). She was born Oct. 17, 1817. Their chil-
dren: Mary, died; Martin (d. April 12, 1889), m. Mary Alice
Clark; Thomas B., died; Sarah Ann, m. William H. Firth,
Family resided Ogden and Provo, Utah.

High priest; president of Whiteburn branch, England.
Miller. Died April 29, 1881 at Provo.



BOURBTE, THOMAS B. (son of Charles Bourne of Ledbury,
Eng:.). Born Oct. 26, 1797, at Ledbury. Came to Utah Sept.
26, 1856, Edmund Ellsworth company.

Married Susannah Lane. Their children: Charles b. Nov.
12, 1820, m. Jane Alder 1842; Sarah b. 1822, m. William
Fletcher; Elizabeth b. 1824, m. William Thompson; Hannah
b. 1828. Family home Ledbury, Eng.

Married Margret Evans, who was born March 24, 1807, In
England. Their children: George E. b. July 2, 1830, m.
Mary Ann Tayson Sept. 2, 1856; William b. 1832; Mary Ann
b. Oct. 6, 1833, m. William Ayland in 1856; Margret b. March
6, 1835, m. Truman Leonard Jan. 6, 1857; James b. Jan. 10,
1838, m. Olive Roberry; Priscilla b. Nov. 13, 1841, m. John
W. Moore July 30, 1882; Louise b. March 27, 1843, m. John
Paul Aug. 10, 1863; John b. July 17, 1849, m. Mary Jane
Stewart July 1865. Family resided at Ledbury, Eng. and



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