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Nancy Isabella Mitchell (1811 - 1857)

11/20/2010 7/3/2015

Joel Dyer Mitchell (1833 - 1857)

11/22/2010 7/3/2015

John Mitchell (c.1856 - 1857)

11/22/2010 7/3/2015

11/22/2010 7/3/2015

Charles Roark Mitchell (1832 - 1857)

Killed in Mountain Meadow Messacre in Utah

11/22/2010 7/3/2015

Isaac Chauncey Haight (1813 - 1886)

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Daniel Spencer/Ira Eldredge Company (1847) Approximate age at departure: 34 The Haight family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Daniel Spence...

12/18/2014 12/18/2014

James N. Mathews (1827 - 1871)

James Nicholas Mathews was a native of rural Alabama with American forebears in Kentucky and Alabama. He moved from Alabama to Mississippi, then on to western Illinois. From there he followed the Mor...

12/21/2008 5/27/2014

George Albert Spencer (1829 - 1872)

The Iron Military District: Adjutant George Spencer, Company I, John D. Lee's 4th Battalion, Washington, Washington County In 1857, the Iron Military District consisted of four battalions led by re...

6/4/2009 5/27/2014

John Alexander Willden (1839 - 1920)

In the Iron Military District: Private John Willden, Company F, John Higbee's 3rd Battalion, Cedar City In 1857, the Iron Military District consisted of four battalions led by regimental commander ...

10/18/2008 5/27/2014

George Hunter (1828 - 1882)

George Hunter was born in 1828 to William James Hunter and Mary Snadon in Devon, Clackmannan in the east Scottish Lowlands. In the 1840s, the Hunters heard the message of the Mormon missionaries and ...

4/13/2009 5/27/2014

Columbus Reed Freeman (1838 - 1907)

Columbus R. Freeman (1838-1907) - Biographical Sketch A native of rural Kentucky (or Missouri per the 1880 census records), Columbus Reed Freeman moved to western Illinois before traveling with the...

12/24/2009 5/27/2014

Jabez Durfee MP (1828 - 1883)

Born in New York. Came to Utah in 1850, Oxteam Company. First LDS Bishop of Aurora Ward. Carpenter, farmer and fruit grower. Husband of Celestia Curtis. Children: Mariah Elizabeth Durfee, wif...

8/23/2008 5/27/2014

John Cradlebaugh (February 22, 1819 – February 22, 1872) was the first delegate to the United States House of Representatives from Nevada Territory. Biography Born in Circleville, Ohio, he...

1/2/2009 5/27/2014

James Henry Carleton (December 27, 1814 – January 7, 1873) was an officer in the Union army during the American Civil War. Carleton is most famous as an Indian fighter in the southwestern Unit...

5/17/2011 5/27/2014

Wikipdedia Biographical Summary: "... George Albert Smith (June 26, 1817 – September 1, 1875) (commonly known as George A. Smith to distinguish him from his grandson of the same name) was an e...

12/19/2007 5/26/2014

Jacob Vernon Hamblin, Sr. MP (1819 - 1886)

Jacob Vernon Hamblin, Sr (1818 - 1886) , son of Isaiah Hamblin and Daphne Haynes, was born 2 April 1819 at Salem, Ashtabula County, Ohio; he died at the age of 67 on 31 August 1886 at Pleasanton, Catro...

2/4/2007 5/26/2014

Anthony Johnson Stratton (1824 - 1887)

Stratton, Anthony Johnson (1824–87), Second Lieutenant, Company E, Second Platoon, Cedar City. John D. Lee identified Anthony Stratton with other militia recruits from Cedar City at Mountain...

7/10/2008 5/26/2014

William Cameron Stewart (1827 - 1895)

Stewart, William Cameron (1827–95), Second Lieutenant, Company F, First Platoon, Cedar City. On Sunday evening, September 6, William Stewart and Joel White headed to Mountain Meadows, sent b...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

William Rufus Slade, Jr. (1834 - 1902)

Slade, William, Jr. (1834–1902), Sergeant, Company I, Third Platoon, Washington City. The younger William Slade arrived at the Meadows on Tuesday with his father and other men from Washingto...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

William Rufus Slade, Sr. (1811 - 1872)

"Washington Slocum"

Slade, William Rufus, Sr. (1811–72), 46. Private, Company I, Third Platoon, Washington City. William Slade Sr. traveled to Mountain Meadows on Monday and Tuesday with his son and other men f...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

Loveridge, Alexander Hamilton (1828–1905), 29. Sergeant, Company F, Third Platoon, Cedar City. Cedar City resident Henry Higgins saw Loveridge travel with other militiamen bound for Mountain M...

12/18/2008 5/26/2014

Samuel Jewkes, Sr. (1823 - 1900)

Samuel Jewkes was born March 23, 1823, at Tipton, Staffordshire, England, son of William and Jane Woodward Jewkes. He grew up near the big, industrial city of Birmingham, where he was trained in engine...

4/15/2012 5/26/2014

Ezra Houghton Curtis (1822 - 1915)

Curtis, Ezra Houghton (1822–1915), Second Lieutenant, Company E, First Platoon, Cedar City. Samuel Pollock said that Ezra Curtis ordered him to go to Mountain Meadows with a group that left Ce...

7/2/2007 5/26/2014

John Wesley Clark (1818 - 1869)

Clark, John Wesley (1818–69), Private, Company I, Third Platoon, Washington City. John Clark began traveling to Mountain Meadows in company with other men from Washington and Santa Clara on ...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

Thomas Henry Cartwright (1814 - 1873)

Cartwright, Thomas Henry (1814–73), Private, Company D, Fourth Platoon, Cedar City. Samuel Pollock recalled traveling with him to Mountain Meadows. Thomas Henry Cartwright was born Decembe...

12/2/2012 5/26/2014

William Bateman (1824 - 1869)

Bateman, William (1824–69), Sergeant, Company G, Fourth Platoon, Cedar City. Samuel Pollock recalled traveling with William Bateman to Mountain Meadows. On the day of the final massacre, Batem...

5/15/2008 5/26/2014

Benjamin A. Arthur (1834 - 1883)

Arthur, Benjamin A. (1834–83), Sergeant, Company D, Fourth Platoon, Cedar City. Benjamin Arthur, Josiah Reeves, and Ellott Willden were ordered by John M. Higbee to follow the emigrants and ...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

Christopher Jones Arthur (1832 - 1918)

Arthur, Christopher Jones (1832–1918), Adjutant, Company G, Cedar City. The son-in-law of Isaac C. Haight, he had a confrontation with members of the emigrant train at the iron company store. ...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

William Alma Young (1805 - 1875)

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Samuel Gully/Orson Spencer Company (1849), Age 44 Find a Grave

3/22/2007 5/25/2014

John Henry Willis (1835 - 1888)

Willis, John Henry (1835–88), Second Lieutenant, Company G, First Platoon, Cedar City. Although John Willis maintained in his testimony during the trial of John D. Lee that he did not go to Mo...

6/28/2008 5/25/2014

James Williamson (1813 - 1869)

Williamson, James (1813–69), Private, Company D, First Platoon, Cedar City. John W. Bradshaw saw James Williamson mustering with other militia recruits in Cedar City, and Joel White recalled...

9/16/2011 5/25/2014

Robert Wiley (1809 - 1872)

Wiley, Robert (1809–72), Sergeant, Company E, Third Platoon, Cedar City. Samuel Pollock recalled traveling with Robert Wiley to Mountain Meadows. The night before the massacre Wiley met with...

9/7/2011 5/25/2014

Joel Williams White (1831 - 1914)

White, Joel William (1831–1914), Captain, Company D, Cedar City. Before the emigrants’ arrival at Mountain Meadows, Joel White accompanied Philip Klingensmith to deliver a message fro...

2/19/2009 5/25/2014

John Western (1807 - 1865)

Western, John (1807–65), Sergeant, Company F, First Platoon, Cedar City. Some accounts name “John Weston” as a massacre participant. Although the name is difficult to decipher ...

8/21/2011 5/25/2014

Joseph Clews (1831 - 1894)

Clewes, Joseph (1831–94), Private, Company F, First Platoon, Cedar City. Joseph Clewes carried a message for Isaac C. Haight to Pinto on Monday, September 7, 1857 with orders for John D. Lee...

10/28/2008 5/25/2014

Ellot Willden (1833 - 1920)

Willden, Ellott (1833–1920), 23. Private, Company F, Fourth Platoon, Cedar City. Ellott Willden, along with Benjamin Arthur and Josiah Reeves, was sent to Mountain Meadows on Friday, September...

10/24/2008 5/25/2014

Philip Klingensmith (1815 - c.1881)

On his father's side, Philip Klingensmith descended from German emigrants who settled in central Pennsylvania. But his grandfather moved to western Pennsylvania and established Fort Klingensmith. His...

11/11/2008 5/25/2014

John Main Urie (1835 - 1921)

Urie, John Main (1835–1921), Adjutant, Third Battalion, Cedar City. John D. Lee identified John Urie as being with other men from Cedar City at Mountain Meadows on the night before the final e...

11/11/2008 5/25/2014

David Wilson Tullis (1833 - 1902)

Tullis, David Wilson (1833–1902), Private, Company H, First Platoon, Fort Clara. David Tullis worked for Jacob Hamblin at his ranch at Mountain Meadows during September 1857. On Saturday, Se...

6/27/2007 5/25/2014

Amos Griswold Thornton (1832 - 1901)

Thornton, Amos Griswold (1832–1902), Sergeant, Company H, Third Platoon, Pinto. Amos Thornton, accompanied by two others, visited the emigrants in their camp at the Mountain Meadows on Sunda...

9/13/2008 5/25/2014

William Tait (1818 - 1896)

Tait, William (1818–96), Captain, Company F, Cedar City. William Tait, a former drill master in the British Army stationed in India, was one of the few men in the Iron Military District with...

12/7/2011 5/25/2014

Joseph Hodgetts Smith (1819 - 1890)

Smith, Joseph Hodgetts (1819–90), Private, Company F, First Platoon, Cedar City. A list of Mountain Meadows Massacre participants attributed to John D. Lee and released to the public by his ...

5/25/2014 5/25/2014

Don Carlos Shirts, Sr. (1836 - 1922)

"Carl"

Shirts, Don Carlos (Carl) (1836–1922), Second Lieutenant, Company H, Fourth Platoon, Harmony. Don Carlos Shirts was sent by his father-in-law John D. Lee to recruit Paiutes and white militia...

12/15/2011 5/25/2014

Richard Smith Robinson (1830 - 1902)

Robinson, Richard Smith (1830–1902), Second Lieutenant, Company H, Third Platoon, Pinto. Richard Robinson, considered the leader of the Pinto settlement, received messages from leaders in Ceda...

10/11/2011 5/25/2014

Isaac Riddle (1830 - 1906)

Riddle, Isaac (1830–1906), Private, Company H, Fourth Platoon, Harmony. Isaac Riddle, an Indian missionary from Pine Valley, was in Cedar City on Tuesday when he was suddenly rushed home by Is...

3/4/2013 5/25/2014

Josiah Reeves (1835 - 1914)

Reeves, Josiah (1835–1914), Private, Company G, First Platoon, Cedar City. Josiah Reeves, along with Ellott Willden and Benjamin Arthur, was sent out from Cedar City by John M. Higbee to follo...

5/25/2014 5/25/2014

Samuel Pollock (1824 - 1891)

Profile photo: Samuel Pollock & wife Elizabeth Reeves Pollock, Samuel (1824–91), Sergeant, Company E, First Platoon, Cedar City. Samuel Pollock was ordered out to Mountain Meadows by his m...

3/25/2010 5/25/2014

James Pearce (1839 - 1922)

Pearce, James (1839–1922), Private, Company I, Fifth Platoon, Washington City. James Pearce, Harrison’s son, first saw the Arkansas emigrants when he passed them on the road on the wa...

5/25/2014 5/25/2014

Harrison Pearce (1818 - 1889)

Pearce, Harrison (1818–89), Captain, Company I, Washington City. Harrison Pearce led militia men from Washington toward Mountain Meadows on Monday, September 7, 1857 arriving the next day. J...

5/25/2014 5/25/2014

John Mangum, III (1817 - 1881)

Mangum, John (1817–85), Private, Company I, Fourth Platoon, Washington City. John D. Lee’s memoirs claim John Mangum helped him talk to Paiutes at Mountain Meadows some time before th...

8/4/2007 5/25/2014

James Mitchell Mangum (1820 - 1888)

Mangum, James Mitchell (1820–88), Private, Company I, Fourth Platoon, Washington City. James Mangum claimed he was recruited to go to Mountain Meadows by Carl Shirts to help with Indians but...

8/4/2007 5/25/2014

Samuel McMurdie (1830 - 1922)

"Samuel McMurdy"

McMurdy, Samuel (1830–1922), Private, Company E, First Platoon, Cedar City. Samuel McMurdy carried Cedar City militiamen to Mountain Meadows in his wagon the night before the massacre. Durin...

4/11/2014 5/25/2014

John Menzies MacFarlane (1833 - 1892)

Macfarlane, John Menzies (1833–92), Adjutant, Second Battalion, Cedar City. There is debate about whether John Macfarlane was at the Mountain Meadows Massacre. Judge John Cradlebaugh issued ...

11/7/2009 5/25/2014

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Abraham O. Smoot Company (1852) Perpetual Emigrating Fund Approximate age at departure: 14 Find a Grave Birth: Jun. 22, 1837 Stirling Stirling, ...

7/7/2013 5/25/2014

Charles Hopkins (1810 - 1863)

Hopkins, Charles (1810–63), Private, Company D, First Platoon, Cedar City. Mormon Battalion veteran Charles Hopkins traveled to Mountain Meadows with a group from Cedar City. Despite being o...

5/25/2014 5/25/2014

William Schroeder Hawley (1829 - 1893)

Hawley, William Schroeder (1829–93), Sergeant, Company I, Second Platoon, Washington City. John D. Lee claimed he was with the Washington group that arrived at the Mountain Meadows on Tuesda...

5/27/2011 5/25/2014

John Pierce Hawley (1826 - 1909)

Hawley, John Pierce (1826–1909), Sergeant, Company I, Fifth Platoon, Washington City. John D. Lee said John Hawley was with other men from Washington and Santa Clara on Monday night just south...

5/27/2011 5/25/2014

George Hawley (1824 - 1905)

Hawley, George (1824–1905), Sergeant, Company I, Fourth Platoon, Washington City. Although George Hawley’s brothers John and William are often named as Mountain Meadows Massacre partici...

5/27/2011 5/25/2014

Richard Harrison (1808 - 1882)

Buried at the Pinto, Utah Cemetery Harrison, Richard (1808–82), Second Lieutenant, Company E, Third Platoon, Cedar City. Frank Jorden, a thirteen year-old stepson of Richard Harrison, reca...

6/29/2008 5/25/2014

Coleman, Prime Thornton (1831–1905), Private, Company H, First Platoon, Fort Clara. Prime Coleman was seen at the Hamblin ranch before the final Mountain Meadows Massacre by Albert Hamblin, ...

4/8/2008 5/25/2014

Oscar Hamblin (1833 - 1862)

Hamblin, Oscar (1833–62), Second Lieutenant, Company H, Second Platoon, Fort Clara. Oscar Hamblin, younger brother of Indian missionary Jacob Hamblin, apparently recruited Paiutes along the ...

12/20/2011 5/25/2014

Elias Morris (1825 - 1898)

Morris, Elias (1825–98), Captain, Company E, Cedar City. Though not at the Mountain Meadows Massacre, Morris was involved in its planning at Cedar City as captain of a company that included ma...

8/4/2009 5/25/2014

Dudley Leavitt, Sr. (1830 - 1908)

Dudley Leavitt (August 31, 1830 – October 15, 1908) was an early patriarch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a Mormon pioneer and an early settler in southern Utah. Biogr...

12/7/2008 5/25/2014

Samuel R. Knight (1832 - 1910)

Knight, Samuel (1832–1910), Private, Company H, Second Platoon, Fort Clara. Samuel Knight was living at the Hamblin ranch at Mountain Meadows during the late summer of 1857. He received orders...

7/28/2008 5/25/2014

George Washington Adair (1837 - 1909)

Adair, George Washington (1837–1909), Private, Company I, Fifth Platoon, Washington City. He admitted going to Mountain Meadows with the rest of his company from Washington and was present f...

8/17/2009 5/25/2014

Ira Allen (1814 - 1900)

Allen, Ira (1814–1900), Second Lieutenant, Company E, Fifth Platoon, Cedar City. Philip Klingensmith testified that before the Mountain Meadows Massacre Ira Allen told him a “decree h...

9/11/2009 5/25/2014

Nephi Johnson (1833 - 1919)

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Willard Richards Company (1848) Age 14 Departure: 3 July 1848 Arrival: 10-19 October 1848 Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Will...

5/26/2008 5/25/2014

John Mount Higbee (1827 - 1904)

Higbee, John Mount (1827–1904), Major, Third Battalion, Cedar City. John M. Higbee played a major leadership role in the Mountain Meadows Massacre, not only as a militia major, but also as C...

2/8/2009 5/25/2014

Ira Hatch (1835 - 1909)

Hatch was born on August 5, 1835 in either New York or Ohio. In 1854, he was serving as the Mormon Indian specialist in southern , where he thrived in his ability to speak 13 different Indian langu...

5/25/2014 5/25/2014

Col William H Dame (1819 - 1884)

William H. Dame (1819-1884) - Born in Stafford County, New Hampshire on July 15, 1819, Dame obviously made his way westward somewhere along the line and had at least one wife, Lovinia Dame. In 1857...

6/28/2009 5/25/2014

John Doyle Lee MP (1812 - 1877)

The History of John Doyal Lee From the Book, "Our Pioneer Heritage, John Doyle Lee was born in Kaskaskia, Illinois, on September 12, 1812. At that time Kaskaskia, the capital city of the Territory ...

5/15/2008 5/25/2014

Isaac Chauncey Haight MP (1813 - 1886)

Profiles on the Internet: Original transit 1847. Returning from a mission 1853. [Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel ] Daniel Spencer/Ira Eldredge Company 1847

8/21/2008 7/7/2013

William Allen Aden (c.1838 - 1857)

William A. Aden (1838-1857) - Born in Tennessee about 1838, Aden left Tennessee bound for California in 1857. An artist, William sketched scenery all along the route and on his arrival in Utah, went ...

12/13/2012 12/13/2012

Jones M. Tackitt (c.1845 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

James M. Tackitt (c.1843 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

Matilda Tackitt (c.1841 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

Sebron Tackitt (c.1839 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

Marion Tackitt (c.1837 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

Amilda Miller (c.1835 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

Pleasant Tackitt (c.1832 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

Cynthia Tackitt (c.1808 - 1857)

11/14/2008 12/12/2012

William F. Fancher (c.1840 - 1857)

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Sara G. Fancher (twin) (1849 - 1957)

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Thomas Fancher (c.1843 - 1857)

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Mary Fancher (1841 - 1857)

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Hampton Fancher (1838 - 1857)

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Eliza (Ingram) Fancher (c.1815 - 1857)

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Alexander Fancher (1812 - 1857)

Alexander Fancher was born 1812 in Overton County, TN and died Sept. 11, 1857 in the Mountain Meadows Massacre. He married May 12, 1836, Coles Co., IL, to Eliza Ingram, born IL and died Sept. 11, 1857,...

8/21/2008 12/12/2012

Georgeann McWhirter (1857 - 1920)

"Georgieanne", "Georgeanna", "Georgia Anne", "Georgiana"

Her name is spelled Georgeann on her gravestone Georgia Anne and her older sister were two of 17 surviving children of the Mountain Meadows Massacre in UT, 9/11/1857. They were the daughters of Loren...

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Prudence Angeline Koen (1852 - 1918)

"Prudy", "Angie"

Prudence Angeline and her younger sister were two of 17 surviving children of the Mountain Meadows Massacre in UT, 9/11/1857. They were the daughters of Lorenzo and Nancy Wharton Dunlap, who were sla...

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Capt James Lynch (1820 - 1910)

Husband of Sarah Dunlap Lynch. Captain. U.S. Army. Rescued 17 children, the only survivors of the Mountain Meadows Massacre, 1857, Utah.

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Sarah E. Lynch (1856 - 1901)

Sarah was the youngest daughter of Jesse and Mary Wharton Dunlap. She and her two older sisters were three of 17 survivors of the Mountain Meadows Massacre in UT on 9/11/1857, where over 120 brave so...

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Louisa Linton (1853 - 1926)

Louisa and her older and younger sisters were three of 17 surviving children of the Mountain Meadows Massacre in UT, 9/11/1857. They were the children of Jesse and Mary Wharton Dunlap, who were slain i...

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Rebecca Jane Evins (1851 - 1914)

Rebecca Dunlap's Account of the Mountain Meadows Massacre: Rebecca and her two younger sisters were three of 17 surviving children of the Mountain Meadows Massacre in UT, 9/11/1857. They were the chi...

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Mary Ann Dunlap (1848 - 1857)

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Margarette Dunlap (1846 - 1857)

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Susannah (Twin) Dunlap (1845 - 1857)

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

Lucinda (Twin) Dunlap (1845 - 1857)

6/26/2012 12/12/2012

James D. Dunlap (1843 - 1857)

6/26/2012 12/12/2012