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Samuel Mulliner

Birthplace: Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death: Died in Lehi, Utah, Utah Territory, USA
Place of Burial: Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Mulliner and Janet Mulliner
Husband of Catherine Mulliner; Ann Mulliner; Harriett Armelia Mulliner and Mary Ann Mulliner
Father of Jeanette Sutherland Mulliner; Elizabeth Smith Mulliner; Heber John Mulliner; Martha Jane Ford; Catherine Amelia Mulliner Pollock and 9 others

Occupation: Tanner
Managed by: Private User
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About Samuel Mulliner

Biographical Summary:

"...Samuel Mulliner (1809-1891) was born in Haddington, Scotland on 15 Jan 1809 to Samuel Mulliner Sr and Janet Sutherland. He was raised in Dunbar, Scotland where he learned the shoemaker trade. On 4 Dec 1830 he married Catherine Nisbet, a young widow with two, small children. In 1832 they immigrated to Canada.

Samuel led a full and exciting life from Scotland to Ohio to Illinois, back to Scotland. Leading a company of Saints from Scotland to America through the port of New Orleans and up the Mississippi River. He crossed the plains to Utah after much sacrifice and became the first tanner west of the Mississippi. He was instrumental in settling Utah County, helped found Orderville, and fathered eighteen children with three wives – Catherine, Harriet, and Mary Ann..."


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Samuel Mulliner's Timeline

January 15, 1809
Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
June 14, 1824
Age 15
Haddington,,East Lothian,Scotland
February 28, 1833
Age 24
Broadville, Canada
March 7, 1836
Age 27
April 15, 1847
Age 38
Winter Quarters, Douglas, NE, USA
November 19, 1849
Age 40
Kanesville, Patawatomie, IA
February 6, 1852
Age 43
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
August 16, 1853
Age 44
Utah, United States
February 26, 1854
Age 45
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT
March 6, 1856
Age 47
Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah