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  • Nephi Durfee (1835 - 1880)
    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Benjamin Hawkins Company (1850) Age at departure: 14 Find a Grave Birth: Jul. 22, 1835 Hartford Trumbull County Ohio, USA Death: Dec. 15, 1880 ...
  • Susan Content Judd (1846 - 1916)
    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 William Snow/Joseph Young Company (1850) Age at departure: 3 Find a Grave Birth: Sep. 8, 1846 Pisgah Harrison County Iowa, USA Death: Jul. 29, ...
  • Private Robert Harris Jr. (1807 - 1876)
    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Aaron Johnson Company (1850) Find a Grave Birth: Dec. 26, 1807, Hucclecote, Gloucestershire, England Death: Feb. 29, 1876, Kaysville, Davis Coun...
  • Betsy Jane Fish West (1836 - 1919)
    Betsy Jane Fish was born August 9th or 10th of 1836 or 1837, in Hatley, Quebec, Canda, to Horace Fish and Hannah Leavitt Fish. She was their second child, with one older sister, one younger sister, and...
  • Bernard Snow (1822 - 1893)
    Bernard Snow (1822 - 1893) , son of Ebenezer Snow (1784 - 1867) and Polly Hayes (1788 - 1854), was born 22 January 1822 at Pomfret, Windsor County, Vermont; he died at the age of 71 on 22 February 1893...


This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project

This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1850 only.

Finding Aids

Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah

Chronological Company List

Pioneer Index Search

How to Participate

Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the link listed under finding aids to verify the year of your ancestor's migration. Then after getting yourself added as a collaborator for that year navigate to your ancestor's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and select the Mormon Pioneer project to which your ancestor should be included on.

  • Include in the "About Me" section of each person a brief biographical sketch of their lives. See any of the pioneers on the 1847 Brigham Young project as an example.
  • Include a photograph of your ancestor if one exists.
  • Your pioneer's profiles should be marked as "public" and not "private".
  • All included profiles should include full identifying information including birth and death dates as well as birth and death locations. It would also be very helpful if the immediate family of your pioneer ancestor, (their parents, siblings and children) profiles were public profiles also.
  • Do not make public any profiles of living people.

NOTE: All pioneers included on a project will have their pioneer's profiles editable by other collaborators of that particular project.