About Jean Blackwood Sheppard (Lindsay)
Jane (or Jean) and her mother and family crossed the plains to Utah in 1862 as members of John Turner's pioneer ox-cart company. Her family aided in settlement of the upper Provo Valley (Heber Valley).--Des. News Obit.
Children: William L., Ephemia (Brenchley), Christina, Elizabeth (Wargin), Jenny (Robertson), Sylvia (Van Steeter), Blythe (Moore)