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John Mangum, III

Birthplace: then Montgomery County (now St. Clair County), Alabama Territory, USA
Death: Died in then Bush Valley (now Alpine), Apache County, Arizona Territory, USA
Place of Burial: Alpine, Apache County, Arizona Territory, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Magnum, Jr. and Rebecca Canida Mangum
Husband of Mary Ann Mangum; Ellen Mangum and Mary Hamblin, (adopted)
Father of Laney Ann Mangum; Martha Elizabeth Mangum; Joseph Eslem Mangum; John Wesley Mangum; William Perry Mangum and 12 others
Brother of Jemima Catherine Adair; William M. Mangum; Rebecca Mangum; James Mitchell Mangum; Jane Mangum and 2 others
Half brother of Cyrus Mangum

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About John Mangum, III

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 the final massacre but may have mistaken John for his brother James.


Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 William West Lane Company (1852) Age 35

Departure: 24 June 1852 Arrival: 24 Sep. 1852

Company Information: Approximately fifteen families who had lived since spring 1851 at a welfare "poor farm" forty miles north of Kanesville, Iowa, called Lanesborough, were organized into this company under the leadership of their bishop, William West Lane.

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Birth: Jun. 10, 1817 Springville St. Clair County Alabama, USA

Death: May 23, 1885 Alpine Apache County Arizona, USA

Died in Bush Valley at Alpine, AZ. Husband of: 1) Mary Ann Adair; 2) Ellen Bardsley

Family links:

  • John Mangum (1763 - 1843)
  • Rebecca Canida Mangum (1785 - 1847)
  • Ellen Bardsley Mangum (1819 - 1864)
  • Mary Ann Adair Mangum (1822 - 1892)*
  • John Wesley Mangum (1852 - 1949)*
  • George Albert Mangum (1854 - 1913)*
  • Lucinda Mangum Wilkins (1854 - 1938)*
  • Harvey Mangum (1856 - 1862)*
  • Cyrus Mangum (1856 - 1927)*
  • Mary Abigail Mangum Hamblin (1858 - 1933)*
  • David Newton Mangum (1862 - 1948)*
  • Sarah Ellen Mangum Cherry (1863 - 1947)*

Burial: Alpine City Cemetery Alpine Apache County Arizona, USA

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John Mangum, III's Timeline

Albermarle Parish, Isle Of Wight, Virginia
June 10, 1817
then Montgomery County (now St. Clair County), Alabama Territory, USA
October 9, 1841
Age 24
Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA
October 10, 1843
Age 26
Itawamba County, Mississippi, United States
November 18, 1844
Age 27
January 6, 1846
Age 28
Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA
November 1846
Age 29
Mount Pisgah, Union County, Iowa, USA