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Robinson; Elizabeth Ann b. Sept. 7, 1872, d. Dec. 1, 1879;
James Frederick b. Sept. 9, 1874, d. Sept. 20, 1879; Samuel
Richard b. May 23, 1877, m. Leadya Mclntyre; Franklin
George b. Sept. 28. 1879, m. Leadya E. Martin; Louisa Sarah
b. Oct. 3, 1881, d. March 20, 1896.



BUTLER, EDWIN WILLIAM (son of Edwin Butler and
Louisa S. Young). Born April 26, 1868, Fairfleld, Utah Co.,
Utah.

Married Jane Humble Sept. 22, 1898, at Victor, Idaho
(daughter of George A. and Olive Humble). Their children:
Louisa Sarah b. June 11, 1899; George Anthony b. Feb. 27,
1901; Edwin Humble b. Oct. 14, 1903; Warren Lee b. May 11,
1906; James Leroy b. Aug. 8, 1908; Olive Jane b. July 29, 1910;
John Henry b. Nov. 17, 1912.



BUTLER, SAMUEL. Born Dec. 18, 1806. Came to Utah in
September, 1867.

Married Hannah Barker, who was born Feb. 25, 1816.
Their children: Mary b. Jan. 13, 1840, died; Philander b
March 18, 1841, m. Charlotta Berrell; Leander b. May 7, 1842.
m. Eliza Chugg; Alma b. Aug. 20, 1843, m. Lucy Hale; Alva
b. Jan. 13, 1845, m. Jane E. Labrum March 16, 1867; Saman-
tha b. May 4, 1846, died; Veri b. Dec. 4, 1847, m. Emeline
Hutchings; m. Mary McGhle; Erl b. Feb. 4, 1850, m. Eliza-
beth A. Gibson; Nephi b. May 4, 1851, died; Miranda b. March
7, 1854, m. Mr. Robertson; Lehl b. Feb. 22, 1854, died; Elbert
b. March 17, 1856, died. Family home South Cottonwood
Utah. Moved to California settlement In 1858.

BUTLER, ALVA (son of Samuel Butler and Hannah Bar-
ker). Born Jan. 13, 1845, in Randolph county, Ind.

Married Jane E. Labrum March 16, 1867, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas Labrum and Elizabeth George), who
was born July 4, 1846, Simpson Buck, Eng. Their children:
Hannah E. A. b. April 24, 1868, m. Lewis E. Despain Feb. 20
1889; Alva J. b. Aug. 26, 1869, m. Annie L. Despain Sept. 20,
1895; Prudence G. b. July 2, 1871, m. George F. Despain Feb
20, 1899; Jane E. b. June 13, 1873. m. Edward C. Tucker Jan
13, 1897; George W. b. July 4, 1876, m. Ella M. Boyce Sept.
23, 1896; William W. b. Oct. 4, 1877, m. Mary Evalyn McGhie
Nov. 18, 1908; Mary M. b. Dec. 10, 1881; Elva L. b. July 16
1883, m. Asa L. Maxfleld Oct. 24, 1907; Samuel T. b. June
17, 1885. died. Family resided Butlerville and South Cot-
tonwood, Utah.

Bishop Granite ward 1886 and Butler ward 1909; counselor
to Bishop Solomon J. Despain 1881-86. Assisted James Raw-
lings to bring immigrants to Utah. Died May 1, 1909.

BUTLER, ALVA J. (son of Alva Butler and Jane E. Labrum)
Born Aug. 26, 1869, South Cottonwood. Utah.

Married Annie L. Despain Sept. 20, 1895, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Solomon J. Despain and Susan Dean; pioneers
Aug. 16, 1861, David H. Cannon company). She was born
Sept. 1, 1871. Their children: Alva D. b. Dec. 22, 1895- Jennie
D. b. July 5, 1897; Leo E. b. Nov. 8, 1898; Leon E. b. May 13
1900; Laura S. b. Nov. 29, 1901; Norma b. July 6, 1903- Maude
b. Jan. 10, 1905; Naoma E. b. July 23, 1908; Melva b. Feb 1
1911. Family resided Butlerville and Sandy, Utah.

Missionary to Samao 1891; alternate high councilor, Jor-
dan stake. Sandy city councilman 1908-10.

BUTLER, WILLIAM W. (son of Alva Butler and Jane E.
Labrum). Born Oct. 4, 1877, Big Cottonwood, Utah.

Married Mary Evalyn McGhle Nov. 18, 1908, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Alexander McGhie and Emma Rowan; former
a pioneer Oct. 1, 1854, Daniel Garn company). She was born
July 13, 1886, Butler, Utah. Their children: Virge M b
Aug. 22, 1909; Florence M. b. Jan. 21, 1911; Rowan M. b. Oct.
19, 1912. Family home Butler, Utah.

Missionary to southern states 1899-1901; bishop Butler
ward 1909; assistant Sunday school superintendent; home
missionary Jordan stake seven years.



BUTTAR, DAVID (son of Daniel Buttar and Batheah Rat-
tray, born 1788, both of Blairgowrle, Perthshire, Scotland.
Born Dec. 2, 1822, at Blairgowrie. Came to Utah November,
1854, Capt. Taylor company.

Married Margaret Spalding Dec. 14, 1848, In Scotland
(daughter of John Spalding and Marjory Meek Johnson),
who was born April 1, 1822, and came to Utah with husband.
Their children: Marjory Meek Johnson b. Sept. 16, 1849, m.
Henry Mullet December, 1866; m. Joseph J. Harrison 1869;
Batheah b. July 15, 1851, m. William Sparks Dec. 15, 1868;
David b. November, 1863, d. February, 1854; John Spalding
b. May 22, 1856, m. Sarah L. Tanner Jan. 1, 1880; Daniel b.
Sept. 22, 1858, m. Emma Cover January, 1883; Robert Sut-
ler b. April 6, 1861, m. Mary Godfrey 1891; Margaret b. Aug.
6, 1863, d. infant. Family home Lehi, Utah.

Married Sarah Keep Dec. 16, 1866, at Lehi (daughter of
James Joseph Keep (high priest) and Ann Miller; married
July 22, 1836; pioneers Oct. 22, 1866, Abner Lowry company.
She was the widow of Thomas Francis, married May 15,
1865, and mother of Lucy Ann Francis, born March 26, 1866,
who married Hans Jensen July, 1884). She was born June
28, 1840, Greenham, Berkshire, Eng. Their children: Sarah
Isabell Buttar, b. April 16, 1868, d. June 15, 1868; Elizabeth
Keep b. June 9, 1869, m. John Loosle Dec. 3, 1891; Charles
William b. June 15, 1871, m. Angeline Stuart May 18. 1892;
Thomas James b. Oct. 13, 1873, m. Annie Loosle; David Alex-
ander b. Dec. 14, 1876, m. Rose Loosle; James Joseph Keep
b. Feb. 26, 1878, m. Agnes Jordan; Mary Janet b. June 30,
1880. m. Louis Thompson; Emma Jane b. Oct. 8, 1882, m.
David Thompson. Family home Clarkston, Utah.

Settled at Clarkston 1868. High priest. Shoemaker; farmer.
Died Nov. 23. 1911.



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BUTTAR, JOHN SPALDING (son of David Buttar and Mar-
garet Spaldlng). Born May 22, 1856.

Married Sarah L. Tanner Jan. 1, 1880, who was born at
Salt Lake City. Their children: Margaret Priscilla; John
Tanner; David Wilham, m. Maud Summerhays; Rachel
Batheah; Lucy Maud; Jessie Tanner; Harvey Louis; Dassey
Marvilla; Golden; Lola; Lester. Family home Clarkston.

BUTTAR, THOMAS JAMES (son of David Buttar and Sarah
Keep). Born Oct. 13, 1873, at Clarkston.

Married Annie Loosle (daughter of John K. Loosle and
Annie Hinkern, of Switzerland, pioneers). Their children:
Thomas James; Sarah Pearl; Annie; Royal; Jennie Lehon;
Susie. Family home Clarkston.

Seventy. Farmer.



BUTTERFIEL.D, THOMAS (son of Zachariah Butterfleld and
Martha Hiscock, of Farmington, Kennebec county, Me.).
Born June 17, 1811, Farmington, Me. Came to Utah Oct.
IB, 1849, Allen Taylor company.

Married Mary Jane Parker in Maine (daughter of Samuel
and Hannah Parker, of Parsonfleld). She was born Jan.
18, 1816. Their children: Mary b. Jan. 18, 1836, m. Mr. Whit-
tle; Eliza Ann b. Aug. 4, 1839, died; Almon b. July 14, 1844,
m. Elizabeth A. Farmer; Martha b. Nov. 24, 1842, died; George
b. Nov. 23, 1847, m. Emma Cook; Sarah b. March 13, 1849,
m. William H. Freeman; Olive b. Feb. 6, 1851, m. George
Miller; Thomas, Jr. b. April 23, 1853, m. Catherine F. Free-
man; Samuel b. Feb. 27, 1855, m. Sarah Jane Farmer; Han-
nah b. Feb. 1, 1858, m. Franklin M. Carter. Family home
Herriman, Utah.

Married Mary Jane Farmer 1857, Salt Lake City (daughter
of Richard Farmer and Elizabeth Morris, of Herefordshire,
Eng.). Their children: Richard b. April 19, 1868, and John b.
July II, 1859, died; Elizabeth M. b. July 20, 1861, m. Daniel
Densley; Zachariah b. Jan. 4, 1864, m. Corille Warde; Emma
Eliza b. June 4, 1866, died; Edwin James b. May 4, 1867, m.
Vilate S. Newman; Lyman Thomas b. Dec. 28, 1872. Family
home Herriman, Utah.

Member 3d quorum seventies; missionary to Salmon River,
Idaho. Settled at Herriman 1850. Farmer.

BUTTERFIELD, ALMON (son of Thomas Butterfleld and
Mary Jane Parker). Born July 14, 1844, Nauvoo, 111. Came
to Utah -with father.

Married Elizabeth A. Farmer Jan. 27, 1866, Salt Lake City
(daughter of James M. Farmer and Sarah Trusler, pioneers
1856, settlers of Herriman, Utah). She was born Oct. 17,
1848. Their children: Elizabeth E. b. Nov. 5, 1866, d. Sept.
12, 1867; Agnes A. b. Sept. 29, 1867, d. Sept. 29, 1867; Almon
T. b. July 5, 1868, m. Sarah Jane Crump; Joseph J. b. Nov. 14,
1870, m. Dora Peterson; Sarah Jane b. March 24, 1872, m.
James G. Crane; Olive J. b. Nov. 14, 1873, m. Samuel H.
Crump; George S. b. March 16, 1876, m. Hannah E. Stocking;
Mary E. b. June 12, 1877, m. Hans B. Jensen; Fredrick R. b.
April 14, 1879, m. Agnes Peckenbaugh; John E. b. Sept. 23,
1880, m. Gladys E. Hanson; Willard F. b. Dec. 29, 1882; Zach-
ariah T. b. Dec. 14, 1885, d. Oct. 25, 1886; Mahonrl b. Oct. 19,
1887, m. Hazel Bills; Parley P. b. Dec. 27, 1889; Hannah P.
b. April 17, 1891; Lyman b. June 15, 1893, d. June 16, 1893.
Family home Herriman, Utah.

Member 94th quorum seventies; missionary to eastern
states 1900-02; assistant Sunday school superintendent; high
priest. Justice of peace; constable. Assisted in bringing
immigrants to Utah. Farmer and stockraiser.

BUTTERFIELD, ALMON T. (son of Almon Butterfleld and
Elizabeth A. Farmer). Born July 6, 1868, Herriman, Utah.

Married Sarah Jane Crump Oct. 14, 1896, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Charles Crump and Sarah Cornick, of
Herriman, pioneers Sept. 3, 1862, Abraham O. Smoot com-
pany). She was born Sept. 2, 1873. Their children: Tira
Arvilla b. Jan. 10, 1901; Amy Lucetta b. Feb. 27, 1903; Marva
b. Nov. 3, 1906, died; Almon Floyd b. Nov. 6, 1906; Charles
Ovid b. March 20, 1908; James Earl b. April 20, 1911. Family
home Riverton, Utah.

President 94th quorum seventies; missionary to New Zeal-
and 1896-1900; member stake board Sunday school; high
councilor; missionary to central states 1908-10. President
Jordan Valley bank; farmer and stockraiser.

BUTTERFIELD, THOMAS, JR. (son of Thomas Butterfleld
and Mary Jane Parker). Born April 23, 1853, Herriman,
Utah.

Married Catherine E. Freeman Feb. 26, 1872, Salt Lake
City (daughter of William H. and Angeline A. Freeman, of
Herriman, Utah, pioneers 1861, Capt. Reese company). She
was born Oct. 2, 1855. Their children: Mary Jane b. Dec. 13,
1872, died; Emmeline A. b. Oct. 20, 1874, died; Eliza Ann b.
Oct. 28, 1876, m. Thomas Williams; Olive Jemima b. Aug. 2,
1878, m. Joseph Wright; Hannah R. b. March 30, 1880, m.
Charles E. Crane; Sarah Rebecca b. July 22, 1882, m. Byron
Hill; Harriet Serinda b. July 22, 1884, m. Jens C. Jensen;
William W. b. July 28, 1887, died; Delia Malinda b. Nov. 22,
1889; Samuel Heber b. March 10, 1892; Lucy Elizabeth b.
June 17, 1894; Margaret Ellen b. April 28, 1897.

Married Lucy Wheadon Oct. 22, 1880, Salt Lake City
(daughter of John and Jane Wheadon, of England). She
was born Oct. 2, 1867. Their children: Martha Jane b. Nov.

16, 1880, m. Joseph H. Stocking; Thomas Solomon b. Oct.

17, 1882, m. Martha E. Bowlden; John Almon b. Sept. 10,
1884, m. Margaret E. Farmer; George Jefferson b. June 11,
1888; Emmeline Pereilda b. July 21, 1891, m. Reuben B.
Eastman: Edwin Parkber b. June 1, 1894; Lucy Marinda b.
Dec. 9, 1896. Family home Herriman, Utah.



Bishop; superintendent Sunday school; ward teacher 1884-
; and first president Y. M. M. I. A. of Herriman ward;
high councilor, Jordan stake; missionary to England, also
.o Arizona 18(3, and to eastern states 1899; high priest.

BUTTERFIELD. THOMAS SOLOMON (son of Thomas But-
terfield, Jr and Lucy Wheadon). Born Oct. 17, 1882, Herri-
man, Salt Lake county.

. M ?J^ d Martha E - Bowlden at Salt Lake City (daughter
of William and Sarah Bowlden of Riverton, Salt Lake
county). She was born March 1, 1888. Their children:

To Ral ? h ', July 19 ' 1907: Martha Isabella b. March 1,
1909; Marjorie Elizabeth b. Dec. 6. 1910. Family home Her-
riman, Salt Lake county.

BUTTERFIELD, SAMUEL (son of Thomas Butterfield and
Mary Jane Parker). Born Feb. 27, 1855, Herriman, Utah

Married Sarah Jane Farmer Oct. 18, 1876, Salt Lake City
(daughter of James Farmer and Mary Ann Biddell of Herri-
man). She was born Jan. 18, 1858. Their children: Samuel
James b. Dec. 28, 1876. m. Edith E. Nichols; Mary Jane De-
l lla o\ Sept - 21> 1878 ' m " Orin R - Freeman; Lilly May b. Jan.

I' L 882> 1 di o e . d: , < i;!, ara E ' b " June 13 ' 1883 ' die(J : Thomas Almon
b. March 26. 1885, m. Ella Brown; Joseph W. b. Dec. 16 1886
died; Sarah A. E. b. Jan. 1, 1888. died; Emma Lenora b March
6, 1889, m. Walter E. Crane; Olive Percinda b. May 27, 1890
m. Alexander Eraser; Hannah Pearl b. Aug. 1, 1892- Agnes
Annie b. May 12, 1894, died; George Nephi b. March 11, 1895-
Edward Moroni b. Jan. 6, 1897, died; Gloria Beatrice b March
10, 1901, died; Marvin Levern b. Feb. 23, 1904; Gladys Eurilda
b. June 2. 1907, died; Ruth b. Nov. 23, 1908. Family home
Herriman, Utah.

Married Sarah Ann Newman October, 1886, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Newman and Maria Hunt, of Riverton
Utah, who came to Utah September, 1886). She was born
April 8. 1863. Only child: William P. b. Aug. 23, 1886.

Ward teacher; missionary to central states 1911-13.

BUTTERFIELD, ZACHARIAH (son of Thomas Butterfleld
and Mary Jane Farmer). Born Jan. 4, 1864, Herriman, Utah
Came to Utah 1849.

Married Crella Wordell Oct. 31, 1884, Logan, Utah (daugh-
ter of Isaac J. and Martha Wordell), who was born Jan. 14,
1866. Their children: Anna May b. Aug. 3, 1885, m. Charles
Myers March 7, 1906; Zachariah T. b. Nov. 9, 1888, m. Maud
Page Sept. 30, 1909; Isaac John b. Feb. 26, 1891, died.

Married Isabelle J. Dansie 1897, Salt Lake City (daughter
of Robert Dansie and Jane Wilcox). Their children: Ber-
nice b. Sept. 25, 1899; Zelma b. Nov. 8, 1900; Phyllis b. April
9, 1903; Maurice b. Sept. 26, 1904; Rheabell b. Aug. 27, 1906-
Lavira b. Dec. 28, 1908; Laveil b. March 31, 1913.

Missionary to southern states 1893, to Society Islands 1909;
high priest; seventy; second counselor to Bishop Bills 1900;
attended B. Y. University. Farmer and sheepraiser.



BUTTERWORTH, EDMUND (son of Edmund Butterworth
and Sarah Ann Platt). Born Jan. 15, 1826, Lancashire,
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 24, 1854, William A. Empey
company.

Married Alice Fielding In 1856, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of James Fielding and Ann Enthorn of Lancashire,
Eng., pioneers Oct. 24, 1854). She was born Nov. 1840.
Their children: John, m. Elizabeth Amer; Robert, m. Maria
Boyd; Sarah, m. Ranch Kimball; Margaret, m. Ernest
Wright; Edwin F., m. Florence Boud. Family home, Salt
Lake City.

High priest. Adobe maker. Died In Aug. 1903.

BUTTERWORTH, EDWIN F. (son of Edmund Butterworth
and Alice Fielding). Born May 15, 1880, Salt Lake City.

Married Florence Boud May 18, 1904 (daughter of John
W. Boud and Elizabeth Pollard of Salt Lake City). She
was born Jan. 29, 1882. Their children: Wallace E. b.
1905; Florence b. 1906; Ruth b. 1907; Edwin b. Nov. 1912.
Family home, Salt Lake City.

President second quorum seventies; ward clerk. Presi-
dent and manager Butterworth Real Estate and Invest-
ment Co.



BUYS, EDWARD (son of Hyrum D. Buys, born Oct. 22, 1802,
in New York, and Elizabeth Huntington, born Feb. 10, 1813,
Albany, N. Y.). He was born Oct. 22, 1841. La Harpe, Han-
cock county, 111. Came to Utah Sept. 15, 1860, David Evans
company.

Married Celestla C. Bromley March 23, 1867 (daughter of
William Bromley and Sarah B. Bylemore, pioneers Sept. 6,
1866, Samuel D. White company). She was born June 26,
1849. Their children: Hyrum D. b. Jan. 26, 1868, died; Wil-
liam Edward b. March 3, 1869, m. Ada Jones Jan. 20, 1892;
Sarah Elizabeth b. June 9, 1871, m. James W. Carlile Nov.
26, 1891; Amanda C. b. Sept. 14, 1873, m. Charles E. Shelton
Sept. 14, 1893; Mary Ann b. Jan. 17, 1876, m. Joseph W. Cum-
mings Dec. 1, 1897; Joseph H. b. April 6, 1878, m. Lillian
Stagg April 5, 1904; Charlotte b. Oct. 16, 1880, m. William D.
Johnston Dec. 25, 1899; Alma b. Jan. 30, 1883, d. Jan. 14, 1886;
Martha R. b. April 15, 1885, m. Thomas M. Giles Oct. 17, 1904;
Archie D. b. Jan. 6, 1888, m. Florence E. Bonner Aug. 28,
1907; Daniel H. b. March 7, 1889, died; Clara May b. May 11,
1890, m. Alma M. Cummings April 14, 1909; Celestia C. b. Aug.
7 1894.

Married Margaret Hamilton June 14, 1876 (daughter of
Henry and Margaret Hamilton, pioneers 1866). She was
born Oct. 1, 1859, Spanish Fork, Utah. Their children:



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH



Henry D. b. May 11, 1877, m. Lillie M. Newberg June 28,
1911; Alice J. b. Aug. 10, 1878, d. Aug. 29, 1883; Margaret J. b.
May 31, 1880, d. Sept. 6, 1883; Melissa b. Feb. 17, 1884, m.
Joseph Moss; Matta E. b. March 17, 1886, m. Jared Tanner
April, 1902; Edna A. b. Sept. 5, 1888. Families resided Buys-
ville and Heber City, Utah.

High priest; counselor to Bishop N. C. Murdock 15 years.
County surveyor of Wasatch eight years; deputy sheriff for
several years. Built first shingle roof house in Charleston.
Opened first schoolhouse at Buysville, Utah.



miner;, BYRAM (son of John Bybee and Betsy Killey, of
Virginia). Born Feb. 25, 1799, Barren county, Ky. Came to
Utah Oct. 6, 1851, Alfred Capdon company.

Married Betsy Lane (daughter of David Lane), who -was
born June 24, 1801, and came to Utah with husband. Their
children: Polly C. b. Oct. 28, 1820, m. Lev! Hammon; Rhoda
b. Nov. 19, 1823. m. David Bair; Elizabeth J. b. Jan. 23, 1825,
m. Daniel Smith; Luann b. Jan. 3, 1827, m. S. Haufshitter;
John M. b. Feb. 17, 1829, m. Polly Smith; Luseen Bird b. Feb.
7, 1831, m. Henry Beckstead June 6, 1849; David B. b. Sept.
17, 1832, m Adelia Higley; Jonathan M. b. July 28, 1836, died;
Robert Lee b. May 4, 1838, m. Jane Miller March 19, 1857;
Byram L. b. May 4, 1841, m. Jane Robinson. Family home
Uinta, Utah.

Married Maria Knutson. Only child: Betsy.

Bishop's counselor 1856-59. Justice of peace 1854-61.

BTBEE, ROBERT LEE (son of Byram Bybee and Betsy
Lane). Born May 4, 1838, Clay county, Ind.

Married Jane Miller March 19, 1857, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of Charles Miller), who was born Aug. 12, 1840,
in Scotland. Their children: Betsy Jane b. March 20, 1859,
d. child; Robert Lee b. Sept. 14, 1861, m. Lydia Forbush;
Francis M. b. Oct. 2, 1862, m. Ann Ritchie; James A. b. July
2, 1865, m. Ozetta Eastman; Mary Alice b. Nov. 16, 1867, m.
A. H. Boomer; Elizabeth b. June 17, 1870, m. C. W. Poole.
Family home Uinta, Utah.

Married Harriett Raymond (daughter of Almon P. Ray-
mond, member Co. D, Mormon battalion, and Clarinda Crit-
ler). She was born Oct. 3, 1852, West Jordan, Utah. Their
children: Harriett R. b. Jan. 20, 1872, died; Clarinda" b. Oct.
1, 1874, m. John W. Nowlin Dec. 14, 1892; Rhoda L. b. Sept.
22, 1876, m. Roy Stockman May 26, 1897; Walter R. b. Oct.
25, 1879, m. May Thompson; Minnie b. Sept. 28, 1881, m. A. C.
Hancey Dec. 6, 1901; Jessie May b. April 17, 1883, Alonzo
b. 1878, latter two died; Ida b. Feb. 8, 1885, m. John Thomas
Dec. 8, 1904; Stanley b. March 14, 1889, m. Lovina Lee Dec.
6, 1904; Venta b. Dec. 30, 1889, died; Leslie E. b. Jan. 5, 1892;
Harold b. Dec. 23, 1895.

Mail carrier between Salt Lake City and Independence,
Mo. Went with Y. X. company 1857. Missionary Salmon
River 1858. Went south during general move. Bishop of
Manti south ward four years; president of Menan (Idaho)
stake four years; president of Bannock stake two years;
moved to Bingham county, Idaho, where he was first coun-
selor to President J. E. Steele 13 years and superintendent
lona ward Sunday school for four years. Senator in Idaho
legislature 1901. Ordained patriarch 1908.



BYINGTON, HYHUM E. Born Oct. 4. 1830. Came to Utah
in 1860.

Married Hannah Harr, who was born Aug. 3, 1836. Their
children: Lorinda Hickman b. Jan. 25, 1858, m. Hyrum
Stowe; Brigham Porthugh b. Jan. 6, 1860, m. Allie Hunt;
Hyrum N. b. Dec. 30, 1862, died; Joseph H. b. Dec. 28, 1864,
m. Rosetta Hunt; Stephen Elliott b. Jan. 12, 1866, m. Jane
Larson; Sarah Jane b. Nov. 14, 1868, died; Hannah E. b. Oct.
12, 1870, m. Thomas Larson; Rebecca A. b. Aug. 25, 1872, and
Alexander b. Feb. 3, 1874, died; Nora E. b. Feb. 3, 1876, m.
Jason Pohmer. Family home Ogden, Utah.

BYINGTON, STEPHEN ELLIOT (son of Hyrum E. Byington
and Hannah Parr). Born Jan. 12, 1866, Ogden, Utah.

Married Jane Larson Sept. 30, 1884, Oxford, Oneida county,
Idaho (daughter of Thurston Larson and Elizabeth Fox,
former a pioneer with Mormon battalion Co. C). She was
born May 28, 1864, Salt Lake City. Their children: Stephen
Millard b. Aug. 14, 1885, m. Lauretta West; Mary Ellen b.
Jan. 6, 1887, died; Sarah Jane b. Jan. 1, 1868, m. Carl War-
rick; Royal Elliot b. Feb. 5, 1889; Earnest Lorenzo b. Sept.
28, 1891; Hyrum Arthur b. Sept. 26, 1893; Raymond Thurston
b. Nov. 2, 1895; Dyantha b. Feb. 16, 1898; Joseph Ephraim b.
Feb. 8, 1900; Parley Grant b. Oct. 2, 1902; George Franklin
b. Dec. 11, 1904; Elmer Norton b. Nov. 6, 1906; Isabell Maud
b. Jan. 5, 1910.



BYINGTON, JOSEPH HENRY (son of Hyrum Norton Bying-
ton and Sarah Hawkins). Born Jan. 25, 1829, in Ohio
Came to Utah Sept. 20, 1848, Heber C. Kimball company.

Married Nancy Avery 1850. Their children: Joseph Henry
Jr., m. Ora Wakely; Mirandi, m. William Stowe; Sarah, m.
Henry Hoffman; Hyrum Elliot, m. Cordelia Symons; Eliza-
beth, m. Julie Sorenson; John H., m. Lucinda Symons; Nettie,
m. Christopher Sorenson; Ira, m. Sarah Wdlker; William,
m. Emma Higgins.

Married Hannah Molland Feb. 26, 1864, Salt Lake City
(daughter of James and Rebecca Molland. former a pio-
neer Oct. 4, 1863, Thomas E. Ricks company). She was born
July 21, 1838. Liverpool, Eng. Their children: James Henry
b. April 4, 1865, m. Sarah Mirah Carr Dec. 25, 1890; Hannah
Mirah b. Aug. 8, 1866, m. William Burrup 1883; Charles Nor-
ton b. March 29, 1868, m. Ettie Smithies Feb. 11, 1903; Sarah
Rebecca b. Nov. 24, 1869; Martha Jane b. May 25, 1872 m



Frank Reed Nov. 27, 1894; Mary Ann b. Jan. 27, 1875; Susan
Elizabeth b. Sept. 30, 1876, m. Ike Fisher Dec. 5, 1892; Joseph
Henry, Jr. b. Nov. 18, 1878; John Parley b. March. 23, 1880,
m. Marguerite Smith Dec. 12, 1904; Clarence Spencer b. Dec.
19, 1881. Family home Ogden, Utah.
Seventy, and religious worker.

BYINGTON, JAMES HENRY (son of Joseph Henry Byington
and Hannah Molland). Born April 4, 1865, Ogden, Utah.

Married Sarah Mirah Carr Dec. 25, 1890, Fremont county,
Idaho (daughter of David Orlando Carr and Angeline Mel-
vina Butler, pioneers Sept. 20, 1848, Brigham Young com-
pany). She was born Sept. 20, 1870. Their children: Roy
Lovell b. Oct. 12, 1891; Emil Roldolph b. March 11, 1893;
Florence Angeline b. June 12, 1895; Veda Evelyn b. Dec. 8,
1897; James Vernon b. July 2, 1900; Archie Delos b. Nov. 22,
1903; Clarence Arthur b. Dec. 3, 1905; Leonard Donald b. Oct.
29, 1909; Loren Richard b. Feb. 26, 1912.

Bishop's counselor and superintendent Sunday school of
Lava ward.



CAFFEY, BENJAMIN F. (son of Benjamin F. Caffey and
Mary E. Winn of Montgomery, Ala.). Born Jan. 12, 1862,
at Montgomery. Came to Utah September, 1889.

Married Kate MacLean Aug. 17, 1892, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John MacLean and Agnes Flemmlng, Glas-
gow, Scotland, who came to Utah 1880). She was born
Oct. 7, 1875. Their children: Benjamin F., Jr. b. July 20,
1893; John P. b. March 30, 1895; Andrew A. b. Dec. 5. 1897;
Agnes M. b. Dec. 14, 1901; William P. b. Feb. 23, 1905- Mary
E. b. Feb. 11, 1908. Family home Salt Lake City, Utah.

Stock-broker.



CAHOON, REYNOLDS. Came to Utah 1848.

Married Thurza Stiles: Their children: Palaskl; William
F., m. Nancy M. Gibbs; Daniel; Andrew, m. Mary Carruth;
m. Margaret Carruth; m. Jeannette Carruth; Mahonri.
Family home Murray, Utah.

CAHOON, ANDREW (son of Reynolds Gaboon and Thurza
Stiles). Came to Utah 1848.

Married Mary Carruth (daughter of William Carruth)
who was born Oct. 1828. Their children: Joseph, m. Mary
Ann McComie; Emma, m. Richard Winder; Louie, m. Lewis
A. Copeland. Family home Murray, Utah.

Married Margaret Carruth (daughter of William Carruth),
who was born March 25, 1832. Their children: Alonzo A., m.
Mary Ann Erickson; John P., m. Elizabeth Gordon; Albert
m. Mary Clark; Reynolds, m. Margaret Davis; Maria A., m
David O. Mackay; Daniel Farrington, m. Naoma Tripp; Lucy,
m. Harvey C. Carlisle; Margaret Melissa d. infant. Family
home Murray.

Married Jeannette Carruth (daughter of William Car-
ruth), who was born 1S25. Their children: Rachel, m.
Samuel Wooley; Jane W., m. Harry Haines; James W., m.
Ellen Proctor; Reuben, m. Melvina Morgan. Family home
Murray.

Missionary to Scotland 1845-47; bishop of South Cotton-
wood ward fifteen years; served in Echo Canyon campaign.
Surveyor; farmer. Died 1900 at Murray.

CAHOON, WILLIAM F. (son of Reynolds Gaboon and Thurza
Stiles of Nauvoo, 111.). Born Nov. 7, 1813 at Harpersfleld,
Ohio. Came to Utah Sept. 1848.

Married Nancy M. Gibbs Jan. 17, 1836, Kirtland, Ohio
(parents lived at Kirtland). She was born July 27, 1818.
Their children: Nancy E.; Lerona E., m. Myron B. Durfee;
John F., m. Margaret Sharp; Ermina Sarah Prudence, m.
John Osborn Angell; Thurza Viola, m. Albert Angell; William



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