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22 1899, James Ldward b. June 15, 1880, m. Martha Selman-
Florence b. March 4, 1884, m. Joseph B Clark May 9 1804 :
George McClellen b. Oct 3. 1886. Family home ^gYen.' UU&
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? URC m R B ?, R McCLELLEN < son ot Daniel Burch and
Ann Wilson McClellen). Born April 21, 1838. HamiUo
county, Ohio. Came to Utah Sept. 24 1S47

Married Catherine Jane Jenkins (daughter of Thomas

Au* ln a i n S 4fi J a a - Ma ^f 1 , a11 - P ioneers 62). She was born
Aug. 22, 1S46. Their children: Robert M. b. Aug. 3 1866
m. Nellie A. Thompson Dec. 13, 1888; Daniel b. Dec. 8, 1868'
m - T Ed ' th a S ' ker: T Thoma s G. b. Jan. 25, 1872; John William
b. Dec. 28, 18,3; James Karry b. Oct. 5, 1875; Samuel Furge-
? on ,ooV JU T n T e J' 1878> m ' p earl Crandall; David Aaron b. April
6. 1880; Heber b. Dec. 29, 1881; Henry b. May 5. 1884, m
Susie Arnold; Wilford Woodruff b. March 4, 1886; Benjamin
Jenkins b. Feb. 13, 1888; Lewis Marshall b. April 27, 1891
Family home Weber county, Utah.

High priest. Farmer and stockraiser.



BCRGE1VER, JACOB (son of Jacob Burgener and Annie
Touscher of Switzerland). Born April 13, 1824, in Switzer-
land. Came to Utah October, 1864, George W. Snow com-
pany.

Married Marie Mullenatter in Switzerland (daughter of
John Mullenatter), who was born Sept. 22. 18L9. Their
children: Marie, m. Christy Shoney; Jacob and Annie, died-
Christian, m. Emelie Sulzer; John, m. Mary Murri; Louisa',
died. Family home Midway, Utah.

Married Elizabeth Christian at Salt Lake City, who was
born in 1835. Family home in Switzerland.

Elder. Farmer and stockraiser. Died Aug. 7, 1895 at
Midway, Utah.

BURGENER, CHRISTIAN (son of Jacob Burgener and
Marie Mullenatter). Born Nov. 21, 1855, In Switzerland.
Came to Utah 1864 with parents.

Married Emelie Sulzer Nov. 13, 1876, Heber, Utah (daugh-
ter of Casper Sulzer and Kathryne Stiedler of Meiringen,
Switzerland, pioneers Sept. 22, 1861, Joseph W. Young com-
pany. She was born Sept. 5, 1859. Their children: Emelie
Irene b. Oct. 21, 1877, m. John Fausett; Anna Elizabeth b.
June 11, 1879, m. John E. Berg; Christian Ernest b. June
12, 1881; Kathryne Bertha b. May 9, 1883, m. Fred Dummer;
Margareth Agnes b. March 16, 1885, m. Abram Shields; Jacob
Casper b. March 30, 1887, m. Minnie May Bunnell; John
Elmer b. Jan. 31, 1889, d. May 13, 1909; Frank Monroe b.
Dec. 3, 1890; Charles Arthur b. Feb. 10, 1893; Mary Merle b.
Oct. 6, 1895; Laverne b. Aug. 17, 1898; Maynard Lamont b.
Nov. 7, 1899; Violet b. Jan. 22, 1904. Family home Midway,
Utah.

High priest; ward teacher. Farmer and stockraiser.

BURGENER, JOHN (son of Jacob Burgener and Marie Mul-
lenatter). Born March 31. 1858, In Switzerland. Came to
Utah 1864 with parents.

Married Mary Murri Nov. 27, 1878, Midway, Utah (daugh-
ter of John Murri and Elizabeth Grosen of Affoltern, Switz-
erland). She was born April 16, 1861. Their children: John
Jacob b. Jan. 3, 1879, m. Clara Durschi; George Albert b.
April 13, 1880, m. Naomi Vail; Mary Elizabeth b. April 11,
1881, m. John Sulzer; Henry Alma b. April 15, 1883, m. Hazel
McDonald; Edward Lawrence b. Jan. 18, 1887; William Wal-
ter b. Sept. 15, 1889; Grace Eva b. Jan. 6, 1893, m. Willard
McDonald; Karl Andrew b. March 13, 1896, Joseph B. b. June
24, 1899; Hazel May b. Dec. 20, 1902. Family home Midway,
Utah.

Elder; ward teacher. Stockraiser and horticulturist.



BURGESS, GEORGE MARTIJV (son of Horace Burgess and
Almira Pulsipher and grandson of William Burgess and
Violate Stockwell). Born April 2, 1839, in Clay county. Mo.
Came to Utah 1850, Capt. Johnson company. (Aaron John-
son came Sept. 8 and Thomas Johnson came Sept. 12.)

Married Rhoda Ann Dykes April 16, 1864, St. George, Utah
(daughter of George Parker Dykes and Dorcas Keeling of
Washington county, Ky., pioneers 1852, Ezra T. Benson com-
pany. She was born in 1846. Their children: George Ed-
ward, m. Emily Jeffery; Mary Alice, m. Samuel Alonzo Gard-
ner- Lillian, d. child; Howard Lee, died; Ella May, m. Orrin
Henry Snow; Willard; Horace Martin, died; Lucy, m. Daniel
E. Hendrix; Ruth Fowler, m. David Cannon Gardner; Ernest
Hungate b. Jan. 3, 1884, m. Donna Viola Miles; Clarence b.
Jan. 29, 1886, m. Jessie Reid.

President 29th quorum of seventies. Crossed plains three
times as blacksmith. Black Hawk Indian and Echo Canyon
wars veteran. Missionary among the Indians. Tanner.
Pioneer of Lehi and later St. George, Utah.

BURGESS ERNEST HUNGATE (son of George Martin Bur-
gess and Rhoda Ann Dykes). Born Jan. 3, 1884, in Pine

Va vtarried ta Donna Viola Miles June 3. 1908, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William A. Miles and Lucretla A. Wightman



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of Salt Lake City and Payson). She was born Jan. J8, 1884.
Their children: William Miles b. March 11, 1910; Ernest
Martin b. Oct. 28, 1911. Family home Roosevelt, Utah.

Missionary to Germany 1904-07; president Berlin confer-
ence 1906-07; clerk of Duchesne stake; Sunday school super-
intendent; stake instructor of elders' quorum. Deputy
county attorney of Wasatch county. Principal of Roosevelt
public schools 1911-12.



BURGESS, WILLIAM. Came to Utah Sept. 22, 1848, Brigham
Young company.

Married Violate Stockwell, who came to Utah with hus-
band. Their children: Horace, m. Almira Pulsipher; Har-
rison, m. Amanda Hammon; Hannah; Philope; William, Jr.,
m. Mariah Pulsipher; Rosina; John; Frederick; Violate, m.
Richard Gibbons; Melancthon, m. Margaret Mclntyre. Fam-
ily home in Pine Valley, Utah.

BURGESS, WILLIAM, JR. (son of William Burgess and
Violate Stockwell). Born March 1, 1822, Putnam county,
N. T. Came to Utah Sept. 22, 1848.

Married Mariah Pulsipher September, 1840, In Illinois
(daughter of Zera Pulsipher and Mary Ann Brown, pioneers
Sept. 22, 1848). She was born June 17, 1822. Their children:
Mary Harriet b. May 22, 1S42, m. Ezra Nelson Bullard; Cor-
nelia b. Jan. 1843, m. James Hughes; Juliet, m. Joshua Chi-
dester; William b. 1848, d. infant; Wilmer, m. Jane Heath;
James, m. Mary Heath; Violate, m. Joseph Meeks; William
Harrison, m. Mary Ann Davis; Anetta, m. Orson Robins.
Family home Huntington, Utah.

Missionary among Indians; high priest; counselor to
President Thomas S. Smith. Indian war veteran and took
part in Echo canyon trouble; colonel 2d regiment terri-
torial militia 1854; captain 3d company 5th regiment Nauvoo
Legion. Farmer and sawmillman. Helped build Nauvoo
temple. Died March 14, 1904



Married Isabell Ruxton (daughter of Alexander Ruxton
and Mary Watt). Their children: Nellie b. Jan. 24, 1833 m.
John Nichole; 2 David b. Feb. 27, 1834, m. Jane Buist; Jane b.
June 19, 1840, m. James Smith; William b. April 10, 1846 m
Sarah Jane Wilde Jan. 25, 1866; Margaret b. Sept. 19, 1850
m. Thomas Bolenbrook. Family home Salt Lake City.

BURNETT, WILLIAM (son of David and Isabell Ruxton)
Born April 10, 1846, Surmare, France.

Married Sarah Jane Wilde Jan. 25, 1866, Tooele Utah
(daughter of John Wilde who died February, 1911, and Nancy
Randall). She was born Nov. 28, 1844, Oldham, Lancashire
Eng. Their children: John W. b. March 29, 1867, d. Sept 10,
1867; Sarah b. Sept. 9, 1868, m. John Fuller 1891- David b
April 25, 1870, m. Agnes Ririe June 23, 1897; William b Aug
25, 1871 (d. Dec. 1901), m. Courtney A. Stallings 1900; Isabell
b. Jan. 26. 1874, m. Virgil B. Stallings 1898; Matthew b
July 31, 1875, m. Rozeltha Fuller 1899; James b. April 16
1877, m. Margaret Wilson 1901; Alice b. Nov. 16, 1879- Violet
b. June 6. 1880. d. September 1880; Thomas b. May 20 1881
d. April 12, 1904; Margaret E. b. Nov. 17, 1882, m. Clarence
Sage 1904; Alexander b. May 18, 1884, m. Myrtle Deffenbaugh
1904; George R. b. Sept. 2, 1885; Clara D. b. April 22, 1888 m
George Pope 1907. Family resided Harrisville and Eden
Utah.

BURNETT, DAVID (son of William Burnett and Sarah
Jane Wilde). Born April 25, 1870, Harrisville, Utah.

Married Agnes Ririe June 23, 1897, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of James Ririe, pioneer September, 1853, Jacob Gates
company, and Ann Boyack, pioneer Oct. 24, 1855, Milo An-
drus company). She was born March 27, 1874, West Weber
Utah. Their children: Vila A. b. April 22. 1898; Clista A. b.
May 23, 1900; Olive J. b. Oct. 15, 1903; Amy M. b. Jan. 28,
1906; Lola I. b. April 27, 1908; Laverna E. b. Sept. 24, 1912



BURGOKT, WILLARD C. (son of James Burgon and Matilda
Rook of Winchester, Hampshire, Eng.). Born Nov. 6, 1854,
in Hampshire. Came to Utah July 4. 1872.

Married Emma Crouch July 26, 1875, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Crouch and Caroline Baker of Lon-
don, Eng., who came to Utah Nov. 14, 1873). She was born
March 3, 1857. Their children: Emma Matilda b. June 2,
1876, m. Thomas F. Greenwood; Minnie Josephine b. Sept. 13,
1878, m. William M. Cox; Willard Charles b. Sept. 28, 1880,
m Ann Walker; Heber James b. May 20, 1882, m. Lulu M.
Hanson; Albert F.dward b. July 16, 1884, m. Bertha E. Han-
sen; Horace William b. Sept. 7, 1888, m. Alice Graham;
Franklin Ernest b. Sept. 25, 1890. Family home Union,
Salt Lake county, Utah.

Bishop Union ward 1900-10; president high priests' quo-
rum, Jordan stake; missionary to England 1896-97. Justice
of peace. Mason and contractor.



BURKE, CHARLES PETER (son of Andrew Bjurke and
Anna Nielsen, born June 29, 1799, In Sweden). He was born
Aug. 11, 1837, MalmS, Sweden. Came to Utah Nov. 9, 1866,
Abraham O. Smoot company.

Married Betsey Christina Jensen June, 1859 (daughter of
Jens Jensen and Kristen Andersen). She was born Jan. 13,
1844, in Denmark. Their children: Betsey Ann b. Jan. 13,
1861, m. Richard Parker Jan. 28, 1880; Mary Jane b. April 11.
1864, m. Thomas R. Reeve; Amanda Jane b. Aug. 6, 1866, m.
Amos J. Workman; Charles b. Dec. 2, 1868, m. Mary Sophia
Peterson Jan. 20, 1891; Oscar b. July 16, 1871, m. Elizabeth
Humphries; Andrew b. Sept. 23, 1873; Hyrum b. Dec. 19,
1876. m. Estella Pack.

Married Annie Batilda Johnson Sept. 1, 1880, St. George,
Utah (daughter of Caroline Johnson), who was born Aug. 9,
1856, Helsingborgr, Sweden. Their children: Wilhelmina b.
Oct. 13, 1877 (adopted), m. Thomas Cook; Caroline b. July
6, 1882, m. Alma Wright; Walter G. b. Oct. 22, 1884, m.
Amanda Johnson.

Married Annie Andersen July 27, 1887, St. George, Utah
(daughter of Anders Mortensen and Maren Jacobsen Ander-
sen), who was born Jan. 15, 1863 in Denmark, Their chil-
dren: Lula b. Dec. 24, 1885, (adopted), m. Swan Burg; Alma
b. June 14, 1888, m. Arintha Howdard; Arthur b. Dec. Itf,
1889; Emily b. July 2, 1892, m. Godfrey Johnson; Clarence
b. Oct. 3, 1895; Norah b. April 1, 1900.

Settled at Spring City; moved to Dixie, then to Hinckley
Utah, and later to Woodville, Idaho.

BURKE, CHARLES (son of Charles Peter Burke and Betsey
Christina Jensen). Born Dec. 2, 1868, Virgin, Utah.

Married Mary Sophia Peterson Jan. 20, 1891, Deseret, Utah
(daughter of Nels Mathias Peterson and Mary Elizabeth
Woodard), who was born Sept. 25, 1871, at Lehi, Utah.
Their children: Charles Walter b. Jan. 29, 1892; Pacosa Dean
b. March 1, 1894; Mary Juanita b. April 25, 1896; Denzil b.
March 2, 1899; Newel Mathies b. Jan. 18. 1902; Elgin Alburn
b. Nov. 7, 1905; Ferron P. b. May 23, 1910.



BTJRNHAM, WALLACE K. (son of James Lewis Burnham
and Mary Ann Huntley, of Vermont). Born Jan. 24, 1838,
Woodstock, 111. Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1848, Brigham
Toung company.

Married Philinda Standley Nov. 30, 1856, Bountiful, Utah
(daughter of Alexander Standley and Philinda Upson of
Suffield, Ohio, pioneers September, 1852, Joseph Howell com-
pany). She was born March 19, 1842. Their children: Wal-
lace Clinton b. June 30, 1858, m. Annie Hanson; m. Annie
Kim; James Lewis b. Feb. 21, I860, m. Amy Penrose; Maria
Alvira b. Dec. 10, 1861, m. Zephaniah Thomas; Alva Free-
man b. Oct. 6, 1863, m. Annie T. Egan; Clara b. Jan. 14,
1866, m. Frederick G. Smith.

Married Lydia Standley April 11, 1866, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Alexander Standley and Philanda Upson),
who was born Dec. 13, 1846. Their children: Cynthia b. June
10, 1866. m. James M. Fisher; Warren K. b. Oct. 6, 1868, m.
Mary Pitkin; Abbie b. July 13, 1870, m. Frederick Scholes;
George S. b. Nov. 10, 1872, m. Hattie Holstrom; Jasper
Franklin b. March 25, 1875, m. Lolla Bess; m. Nina Bowman;
Carlton Alexander b. March 22, 1877, m. Sadie Fowler; Chloe
b. April 13, 1879, m. J. W. James; Mary C. b. Nov. 23, 1881, m.
Otto Monson; Luther Charles b. March 22, 1884, m. Minnie
Stout; Ether Guy b. May 16, 1886; Emma b. Aug. 20, 1888;
Sarah LaVon b. March 1, 1892. Family resided Richmond.
Utah.

Bishop's counselor Richmond ward twenty-five years.
Commissioner Cache county 1888-90; mayor Richmond 1890-
92; justice of peace.



BURNETT, DAVID (son of Alexander Burnett, born 1783,
at Carnoustie, and Margaret Robertson, born 1780, Abroath,
Scotland). He was born Feb. 14, 1814, at Abroath. Came to
Utah Sept. 12, 1861, John R. Murdock company.



BURNIJTGHAM, THOMAS (son of Thomas Burnlngham of
Surrey, Eng.). Born 1802, Hampshire, Eng. .Came to Utah
Sept. 15, 1861, Ira Eldredgt company.

Married Sarah White 1827, Surrey. Eng. (daughter of John
and Sarah White of Surrey, latter a pioneer 1861, Ira El-
dredge company). She was born 1813. Their children: John,
m. Elizabeth Glazier; 3 Thomas and Mary Ann, d. infants;
Sarah, m. Henry Harrison; James b. Feb. 18, 1836, m. Jane C.
Shaw April 7, 1857; m. Martha Ashby Sept. 27, 1883; Thomas
m. Ellen Hook 1861; m. Lucina Sessions; Alfred, m. Mary
Ann Barrett; Arthur, m. Annie Bowers; Eliza, m. Edwin
Parker. Family home Bountiful. Utah.

Member 70th quorum seventies; high priest. Farmer.
Died in 1877 at Bountiful.

BURNINGHAM, JAMES (son of Thomas Burningham and
Sarah White). Born Feb. 18, 1836, Surrey, Eng. Came to
Utah with father and family 1861.

Married Jane C. Shaw April 7, 1857, Lincoln, Lincolnshire,
Eng., who was born Jan. 6, 1834. Their children: Heber J.
W. b. May 25, 1858, m. Etta Boynton; m. Frances Thomac;
Sarah Jane b. March 3, 1860, m. Jaren Tolman; Polly b. Feb.
26, 1863, m. William J. Holbrook; Arthur John b. March 20.
1866, m. Sarah Ann Thurgood; Albert b. Sept. 9, 1868, d. in-
fant; Eliza Ann b. Oct. 4, 1870, m. Granville Barlow; Julia
Ann b. March 31, 18V3, m. Thomas Sessions; Harry b. April
29. 1876, d. aged 21; James Valentine b. Feb. 14, 1879, m.
Annie Muir. Family home Bountiful, Utah.

Married Martha Ashby Sept. 27, 1883, Salt Lake Endow-
ment house, Daniel H. Wells officiating (daughter of Benja-
min Ashby and Ann Chester of Bountiful, pioners Sept. 26,
1856, Edmund Ellsworth handcart company). She. was born
Sept. 26, 1861. Their children: Martha L. b. March 22, 1885,
m. James W. Webster; Tracy Ralph b. Sept. 1, 1887, m. Ber-



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nigna Day; Maud b. April 4, 1889; Bryant A. b. Feb. 12, 1894.
Family home Bountiful.

Member 70th quorum seventies; missionary to England
1879-81; high priest; block teacher. School trustee at Boun-
tiful. General merchant; gardener.

BURNINGHAM, THOMAS (son of Thomas Burningham and
Sarah White). Came to Utah with father.

Married Ellen Hook 1861, Bountiful, Utah, Bishop Stoker
officiating (daughter of Richard Hook and Alice Bryant of
Walden, Sussex, Eng., latter a pioneer Aug. 27, 1860, Daniel
Robinson handcart company). She was born Jan. 20, 1842.
Their children: Mary E., m. Isaac Spencer March 4, 1879;
Thomas A., m. Eliza Alford; "William H., m. Sarah Burton;
Emily R. d. infant; Madeline A., m. John Ashton; Heber J.,
m. Lavenia Porter; Frank A., m. Katie Tolman; m. Martha
Lunsford; Louis L., m. Emma Lunsford; George E., m. Ame-
lia Ixter; Charles Lester, m. Emma King; Annie L., m. Har-
vey Sessions. Family home Bountiful, Utah.

Married Lucina Sessions.

Member 70th quorum seventies; high priest; ward teacher;
missionary to England 1893-94. Farmer and market gar-
dener. Died 1893, Salt Lake City.



BURNS, CHARLES (son of Ellen Marsden of Nottingham,
Eng.). Born Nov. 3, 1831, Nottingham, Eng. Came to Utah
Aug. 19, 1868, John R. Murdock company.

Married Martha Fretwell Nov. 15, 1851, in England, who
was born March 9, 1827. Their children: Mary Ellen, m.
Edward Tomlinson; Joseph, m. Eliza J. Madden; Charles
b. July 3, 1859, m. Susannah Stacey; Sarah m. James Stacey;
Martha, m. Lev! Harker; Ellen, m. Benjamin Matkin; Han-
nah, m. John Blackburn. Family resided in England and
Salt Lake City. Pioneer. Died Oct. 11, 1904.

BURNS, CHARLES, JR. (son of Charles Burns and Martha
Fretwell). Born July 3, 1859, Brampton, Derbyshire, Eng.

Married Susannah Stacey Nov. 22, 1882, Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Stacey and Susannah Worrall of Eng-
land. She was born Feb. 22, 1860. Their children: Frank
Charles b. Aug. 13, 1883, m. Esther Briggs; Martha b. June
9, 1885, m. George Briggs, Jr.; May b. April 30, 1887, m.
James E. Haws; Joseph b. Jan. 14, 1890; Minnie b. March 24,
1892, m. Lawrence B. Squires; Edward Linus b. July 8, 1894;
Henry Stacey b. Feb. 4, 1897; Susie Alice b. May 24, 1900;
Lawrence Earl b. Jan. 2, 1907. Family resided at Salt Lake
City, Utah, and at Archer, Idaho.

Bishop's counselor in 1902.



BURNS, ENOCH. Born Nov. 2, 1807, Ascot, Sherbrooke
county, Lower Canada (Quebec). Came to Utah 1850.

Married Elizabeth Jane Pierce Jan. 11, 1842, Nauvoo, 111.
Their children: Bethsinah b. Nov. 5, 1842; Franklin b. Jan. 3,
1845; Enoch b. Aug. 6, 1847; Martha Jane b. Jan. 21, 1849;
Elizabeth Ann b. Feb. 17, 1857; Mary Ellen b. Aug. 4, 1852;
John Franklin b. Feb. 24, 1855; Ruth b. June 30, 1857; Amanda
b. June 29, 1860; Jacob Armstead b. May 13, 1863; Sarah b.
March 17, 1867.



Iirim.YSTOX, JOHN. Born April 21, 1837, Devonshire, Eng-.
Came to Utah 1852, James Cummings company.

Married Elizabeth Dall, who came to Utah 1854, Jacob
Hofflnes company. Their children: Elizabeth, m. John R.
Morgan July 23, 1890; William b. Oct. 5, 1865, m. Mary C.
Morgan Jan. 1903; James b. Dec. 2, 1867, m. Esther Er-
canbrack July, 1894; Albert b. March 24, 1870, m. Ella Brown
Aug. 1894; John b. July 20, 1874, d. March 10, 1875; David b.
May 5, 1876, m. Lucinda Nealson April, 1909; Maud b. Jan. 8,
1878, d. Oct. 30, 1880; Myrtle b. Feb. 27, 1880, m. Frank Sloan
May, 1904; Eddie b. April 20, 1882, d. April 16, 1887; Rebecca
b. Sept. 6, 1884, m. Irvin Jasperson April, 1909; Sarah b. Sept.
6, 1884; Anthony b. Aug. 10, 1887, d. Nov. 27, 1889; May b.
July 4, 1896.

Came with the first company taking the road from Council
Bluffs, around the "Horn," and assisted in building this
road. Took part in Walker Indian war 1853-67. He set-
tled and has resided at Goshen. Member L. D. S. Church.



BURRIDGE, GEORGE WILCOX (son of Thomas Burridge,
born April 17, 1782, and Annie Wilcox, born April 3, 1781,
both in England). He was born Jan. 17, 1813, in Somerset-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 24, 1855, Milo Andrus com-
pany.

Married Hannah Shaw Nov. 16, 1847 (daughter of John
Shaw and Jane Norrie, latter a pioneer 1865). She was born
Dec. 27, 1827, and came to Utah with husband. Their chil-
dren: George Dennis b. Nov. 16, 1848, d. July 23. 1849; Char-
lotte Hannah b. March 23, 1851, m. Joseph W. Steele Novem-
ber, 1867; Thomas Lorenzo b. Dec. 2, 1853, m. Alice Mcln-
tosh Jan. 6, 1881; Annie Jane b. Jan. 24, 1856, d. Feb. 26,
1857; Pauline b. Feb. 26, 1858, m. Isaac James Neddo Jan. 8,
1880; Daniel Shaw b. Nov. 2, 1861, died. Family home St.
John, Tooele county, Utah.

Missionary in Scotland and England; and to Italy 1853;
high priest; bishop St. John ward 20 years. Manager St.
John co-operative store 20 years. Farmer. Died September,
1891.



BURRIDGE, THOMAS LORENZO (son of George Wilcox
Burridge and Hannah Shaw). Born Dec. 2, 1853, Valetta,
Isle of Malta. Came to Utah with parents.

Married Alice Maria Mclntosh Jan. 8, 1881. Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Mclntosh and Maria Caldwell of St.
John, Utah, pioneers 1852). She was born Sept. 16, 1858.
Their children: George Thomas b. Jan. 19. 1882; William Mc-

J" tosh . 'Vo .? 1 -,, 6 ,' 1883 - d - Nov - 30 - 1903 : Franklin Dennis b.
Dec. 7, 1885; Alice Marie b. Jan. 1, 1888, d. May 12. 1896;

JPllaS 1 J |- n - 2 ', 1890 ' d - Se Pt- !5, 1890; Theol Lorenzo b. Nov.
18, 1891. Family home St. John.

Seventy; ward teacher; assistant Sunday school superin-
tendent St. John ward. Justice of peace. Pioneer to Cot-
tonwood Creek. Farmer and sheepraiser. Died April 12,
1891.



BURROWS, DAVID C. (son of William C. Burrows and Cath-
erine Louder; former born Nov. 6, 1828, County Down Ire-
land; latter Dec. 10, 1830, Grayson county, Virginia). He was
born June 23, 1860, Salt Lake county.

Married Emeline Woodruff Aug. 18. 1887, Logan, Utah
(daughter of President Wilford Woodruff and Sarah D.
Stocking), who was born July 26, 1863. Their children:
Wilford C. b. July 6, 1888, m. Treste Smith; David Elmer b
Sept. 13, 1890, m. Ethel Buick; Lewis L. b. May 8. 1892, m
Myrle Snyder; Lulu E. b. July 3, 1894, d. child; Ruby F. b.
Feb. 25, 1896, d. infant.



BURROWS, JAMES BASCOM (son of William Henderson
Burrows, born July 22, 1883, in East Tennessee, and Eliza-
beth Harmon Collins, born Oct. 27, 1845, Tyler, Texas;
married May, 1860). He was born July 13, 1861, Denton
county, Texas. Came to Utah September, 1890.

Married Lucy Emma Workman Sept. 11, 1891 (daughter of
Abram Smith Workman and Millie Bethenia Devoo). She
was born Nov. 21, 1874. Their children: James Henry b.
Aug. 2, 1892; Effie Harmon b. Dec. 22, 1894, m. S. B. Riggs
July 20, 1910; Lucy Myrtle b. Feb. 5, 1896.

Married Mary Ann Hatch June 14, 1905. Hatch, Utah
(daughter of Meltiar Hatch and Mary Ann Ellis, former a
member of the Mormon Battalion and pioneer October 1849,
Enoch Reese company; married May 9, 1856, Bountiful,
Utah). She was born March 10, 1880. Their children: Carl
Bascom b. Feb. 24, 1906; Horace J. b. Sept. 15, 1907; Herbert
C. b. July 30, 1909.

Missionary to eastern states 1899-91; bishop Hatch ward
1905. School teacher in Garfleld 1890-99 and 1902-05; school
trustee Georgetown 1894; postmaster there 1894, and of
Hatch 1908; justice of peace Hillsdale 1898.



BURT, JAMES (son of Thomas Burt of Edinburgh, Scot-
land). Born Jan. 8, 1822, Ballantrae, Scotland. Came to
Utah Oct. 19, 1862, Horton D. Haight company.

Married Mary McBride Dec. 4, 1841, Glasgow, Scotland
(daughter of James McBridge of Ballantrae), who was born
Aug. 28, 1821. Their children: Ellen, m. Robert Miller;

James, m. Annie Hughes; John m. Hulda ; Elizabeth,

m. Walter Lindsay; Mary Alice, d. aged 10; Mary, m. Thomas
Atkinson; Christina, m. John Clark. Family resided Salt
Lake City and Eden, Utah.

High priest and Sunday school superintendent at Eden.
Blacksmith; farmer. Died July 15, 1904, Liberty, Utah.

BURT, JAMES, Jr. (son of James Burt and Mary McBride).
Born Sept. 26, 1846, Merry Marder, Scotland. Came to Utah
with father.

Married Annie Hughes July 12, 1867, Farmington, Utah
(daughter of William and Katherine Hughes of Liberty,
Utah, pioneers 1860). She was born Augr. 26, 1848. Their
children: James T., d. aged 12; William, d. infant; Katherine,
d. aged 2; John E., m. Salista Keyser; George S., m. Mary

Flower; Robert m. Jennie ; Samuel, m. Salista Short;

Mary, m. Alfred Penrod; Albert, m. Florence Holmes; Ber-
tha, m. Edward Clark; Ellen, m. Joseph Graham; Annie, m.
William Sheetz; Jeanette, m. Amos Hall; LeRoy; Walter
and Wilfred, d. infants.

Married Agnes Waldrum April, 1898, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Lorenzo Waldrum and Maria Butler of North
Ogden, Utah), She was born in 1860. Only child: Agnes b.
April 1, 1901.

Member 60th quorum seventies; Sunday school teacher;
2d counselor to President E. W. Davis. Farmer. Died Feb.
19, 1907.



BURT, JOHN. Born 1817, Fifeshire, Scotland. Came to
Utah Oct. 19. 1862, Horton D. Haight company.

Married Margerite Burt 1837, Fifeshire, Scotland, who
was born 1823. Their children: Annie, m. George Irvine;
Peter G., m. Ellen Condie; Marguerite, m. Andrew Scott;
Jane, m. Robert Snedden; John, m. Mary Sedden; Mary, m.
George Burt; Adam, m. Ann Reese. Family home 6th ward.
Salt Lake City.

Seventy.

BURT. PETER G. (son of John and Margerite Burt). Born
Dec 24 1840. Came to Utah 1862 with parents.

Married Ellen Condie Oct. 17, 1870, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Gibson Condie and Cecelia Sharp of Salt Lake City,



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pioneers 1850). She was born April 27, 1849, St. Louis. Mo.
Their children: Margerite b. Oct. 20. 1871, d. infant; Eliza-
beth b Jan. 30, 1873, m. William Shipley; Nellie b. Aug. 23,
1876, m. John D. Brown; Cecelia b. Aug. 9, 1880, m. William
Brinton. Family home 6th ward. Salt Lake City.



BURTON, JOHN (son of William Burton of Lancashire,



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