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Information about your Mormon Pioneers, family history and genealogy.

Esshom, Frank; Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah; Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Company; Published 1913; Salt Lake City, Utah.

Udall, David

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Mormon Pioneer of 1862.

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(son of Jesse Udall and Ann Drawbridge of Goudhurst, Kent, England). Born January 18, 1829, at Goudhurst. Came to Utah September 3, 1862, independent company.

Married:Eliza King December 2, 1850, Hammersmith, London, England. (daughter of Charles King and Ann Anderson of Waltham, Berkshire, England), who was born December 30, 1826, and died March 15, 1863, at Nephi, Utah.
Their children:
  1. David King, married Eliza Luella Stewart, married Ida Frances Hunt;
  2. William Jesse, died child;
  3. Eliza Ann, married Ammon M. Tenney;
  4. Mary Ann, married William Thomas Stewart;
  5. Charles, died child;
  6. Joseph, married Emma Goldsbrough.

Family home Nephi, Juab County, Utah.

Married:Elizabeth Rowley April 6, 1867, Salt Lake City, who was born December 14, 1838, Sucley, Worcestershire, England, and died June 24, 1907, Nephi, Utah.
Their children:
  1. William David and Emily, died;
  2. Elizabeth Ann, married James D. McFarlane;
  3. Sarah Jane, married William J. Schofield;
  4. Edwin, died;
  5. Louisa Melissa (died), married John Stephen Ostler;
  6. Alice, married John Edghiel;
  7. George Albert, married Maud Stewart;
  8. Emma Keturah and Willie Richard, died;
  9. Kate Eveline, married William Bailey;
  10. Alvin Jewel, married ____.
Married:Eliza Rebecca May July 2, 1864, at Nephi, who was born October 6, 1840, Liverpool, England, and died January 7, 1913, Alamo, Nevada.

Bishop; patriarch; member 49th quorum seventies; missionary to England. Served in Black Hawk war. Farmer. Died November 14, 1910, Nephi, Utah.

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Udall, David King

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Mormon Pioneer of 1862.

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(son of David Udall and Eliza King). Born September 7, 1851, St. Louis, Missouri. Came to Utah with parents.

Married:Eliza Luella Stewart February 1, 1876, Salt Lake City (daughter of Levi Stewart and Margery Wilkerson, pioneers 1848, Brigham Young company), who was born May 21, 1866.
Their children:
  1. Pearl born June 20, 1880;
  2. Erma born September 16, 1882, married William W. Sherwood;
  3. Mary born July 5, 1884, died child;
  4. Luella born January 18, 1886, married Garland H. Pace;
  5. David King, Jr. born May 26, 1888;
  6. Levi Stewart born January 20, 1891;
  7. Paul born December 2, 1894, died child;
  8. Rebecca May born September 1, 1897, died child.

Family home St. Johns, Apache county, Arizona.

Married:Ida Frances Hunt May 24, 1882, St. George, Utah (daughter of John Hunt and Lois Barnes Pratt of Beaver, Utah, pioneers 1847 with others of the Mormon Battalion). She was born March 8, 1858.
Their children:
  1. Pauline born March 26, 1886, married Asahel H. Smith;
  2. Grover Cleveland born December 28, 1887, married Dora Sherwood;
  3. John Hunt born August 23, 1889, married Ruth Kimball;
  4. Jesse Addison born June 24, 1893;
  5. Gilbert Douglas born May 13, 1895;
  6. Don Taylor born July 20, 1897.

Member 49th quorum seventies; missionary to England 1875-77; president YMMIA; bishop of St. John’s ward, president St. John’s stake. Member legislature of Arizona. Farmer.

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Udy, James

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Mormon Pioneer of 1852.

(son of Hart Udy and Ann Birkenshire, both born 1788, at Lanlivery, Cornwall, England, married, 1807). Born August 16, 1820, Lanlivery. Came to Utah 1852.

Married:Mary Ann Trengrove, who was born in June, 1820, and died in 1850 at St. Louis, Missouri.
Their children:
  1. William Henry born 1845;
  2. James Jr. born 1848;
  3. John born 1849.
Married:Isabella Ann Cowley 1849, Council Bluffs, Iowa (daughter of James Cowley), who was born 1832 on Isle of Man, England.
Their children:
  1. Elizabeth Ann born November, 1852, married Edwin Smith;
  2. Mathias Cowley born July 9, 1854, married Emily R. Hess;
  3. Hart born August 27, 1856, married Alice Vanfleet;
  4. Joseph born July 4, 1859, married Annett Smith;
  5. Thomas James born October 13, 1861, married Rowane Moon;
  6. Nephi Royal born November 14, 1863;
  7. Esther Isabella born April 28, 1865;
  8. Mary Alice born October 8, 1866, married Joseph L. Hess;
  9. Eleanor born October 18, 1870, married John T. Hess;
  10. George L. C. born September 28, 1874, married Evaline Moon.

Family home Farmington, Davis county, Utah.

Married:Mary Sophia Hansen in March, 1863, Salt Lake City (daughter of Hans Christian Anderson and Catherine Larsen, former pioneer October 15, 1862, Joseph Horne company). She was born February 11, 1842, at Falster, Denmark, and came to Utah with father.
Their children:
  1. Mary Emelia born August 3, 1864;
  2. Charles Albert born April 29, 1866, married Adeline Hess August 16, 1887;
  3. Annie born February 4, 1868;
  4. Anes Lorenzo born January 16, 1870, married Arenath Edna Potter June 27, 1895;
  5. Nancy M. born October 19, 1872, married John Garn November 17, 1897;
  6. James Henry born November 9, 1874;
  7. Hyrum born November 25, 1878, married Rhumina Earl April, 1900;
  8. Gertrude born July 21, 1881, married Charles Hess November 6, 1901.

Family home Farmington, Utah.

Helped make first plows, harrows, wagons, threshing machines, etc., manufactured in Utah. Expert blacksmith.

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Udy, Mathias Cowley

(son of James Udy and Isabella Ann Cowley). Born July 9, 1854, Bountiful, Utah.

Married:Emily R. Hess January 20, 1875, Salt Lake City (daughter of John W. Hess, pioneer July 29, 1847, James Brown company, and Emily Card). She was born June 26, 1854, Farmington, Utah.
Their children:
  1. Jessie Emily born January 3, 1876;
  2. Mathias C. Jr. born November 7, 1877, married Mary Lessey;
  3. James Raleigh born October 10, 1879, married Lona Sanders;
  4. Frank H. born March 27, 1882, married Ethel Brown;
  5. Charlotte born July 19, 1884, married Henry Secrist;
  6. Julia Irene born July 17, 1887, married Delbert E. Wilcox;
  7. Hazel Bell born October 12, 1889;
  8. Marvin J. born February 19, 1892;
  9. William Hart born September 25, 1894.

Elder; ward teacher. City councilman Farmington, 4 years; deputy sheriff, Davis county, 2 years; superintendent Haight Bench Irrigation company, 10 years; school trustee, Davis county, 15 years.

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Udy, Anes Lorenzo

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(son of James Udy and Mary Sophia Hansen). Born January 16, 1870, Farmington, Utah.

Married:Arenath Edna Potter June 27, 1895, at Fielding, Box Elder County, Utah (daughter of Melvin L. Potter, born September 1, 1850, and Arenath Glover, born August 8, 1852, both of Salt Lake City). She was born November 16, 1872, at Farmington.
Their children:
  1. Melvin Anes born April 25, 1896;
  2. Gardner L. born September 4, 1898;
  3. Clifton James born October 23, 1901;
  4. Eugene S. born February 15, 1905;
  5. Clem E. born October 8, 1907;
  6. Oscar Marvin born March 2, 1911.

Family home Plymouth, Box Elder County, Utah.

Elder; priest; teacher. Farmer and stockraiser.

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Unsworth, James

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Mormon Pioneer of 1861.

(son of William Unsworth, born in Bolton, Lancastershire, England, 1816, and Elizabeth Tong, born August 19, 1815, at Bolton, married 1834). Born December 25, 1838, Bolton. Came to Utah September 22, 1861, Samuel A. Woolley company.

Married:Alice Cockshott August 25, 1860, at Bolton (daughter of John and Alice Cockshott), who was born 1840, and came to Utah with husband.
Their children:
  1. Betsy born June 1, 1861, died October 18, 1861;
  2. Alice born December 1, 1862, married Charles Sorenson;
  3. Elizabeth Ellen born January 7, 1866, married James H. Neilsen;
  4. Mary Ann born October 3, 1867, married C. F. Olsen;
  5. Eva M. born February 13, 1870, married Soren Hanson;
  6. Ella born March 1, 1872, married Albert P. Ellis;
  7. Lillian born March 16, 1874, died January 31, 1875;
  8. James born August 5, 1875, died February 19, 1877;
  9. William born December 1, 1880;
  10. Maud born November 1882;
  11. Samuel born March 14, 1886.

Family home Hyrum, Utah.

Married:Wilhelmina A. Orell March 3, 1873, Salt Lake City (daughter of Charles Frederick Orell and Johanna Charlotte Granne, latter pioneer September 29, 1866, Peter Nebeker company, married 1851, in Sweden). She was born February 2, 1855, at Norrkoping, Sweden.
Their children:
  1. Charlotte born October 11, 1875, died March 24, 1882;
  2. Ida Amanda born June 27, 1877, died March 27, 1882;
  3. Charles Clarence born March 7, 1881, married Agnes Liljenquist;
  4. Edna lone born March 27, 1883, married Alma Allen;
  5. Joseph born May 1, 1885, married Josephine Crookston;
  6. Bertrand Tong born June 24, 1893, died March, 1894;
  7. Leon Grand born April 11, 1895, died September 1896;
  8. Gihon Kenneth born April 11, 1895;
  9. Felicia Hortense born December 11, 1897, died December 15, 1901.

Ordained high priest 1876; bishop’s counselor; missionary to England 1885-87; high counselor in Hyrum stake at its organization. Pioneer merchant of Hyrum 1867. Manager secretary and treasurer of Hyrum Co-op, for twenty five years. Farmer and merchant.

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Ure, James

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Mormon Pioneer of 1849.

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(son of James Ure, born 1791, at Greenock, and Janet McCale, born in 1790 at Bridge of Weir, Scotland). Born June 11, 1817, at Bridge of Weir. Same to Utah October 27, 1849, George A. Smith company.

Married:Janet Scott in October, 1845, in Scotland (daughter of James Scott and Catherine Lang), who was born April 18, 1818, and came to Utah with husband.
Their children:
  1. Catherine born July 4, 1846;
  2. James William born October 31, 1847, married Lucinda Ann Cunningham June 6, 1868; married Mary Jane Carson October 17, 1879;
  3. Janet Scott born May 27, 1850, married Thomas C. Griggs February 1870;
  4. Alma Scott born November 15, 1851;
  5. Albert Scott born March 31, 1853, married Louisa Stanford December 16, 1885;
  6. John Alexander born April 6, 1855;
  7. Robert Alvin born November 25, 1859, married Leonora Bullock August 20, 1884.

Family home Salt Lake City.

Married:Agnes Davis in April, 1856, Salt Lake City, who was born May 15, 1831, at Renton, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
Married:Elizabeth Jones October 17, 1866, Salt Lake City (daughter of William Jones and Mary Schill, of Brimsfield, Gloucestershire, England, pioneers September, 1868), who was born January 6, 1844.
Their children:
  1. William Jones born July 21, 1869, married Ellen Watstenholme;
  2. Agnes born November 4, 1870;
  3. Heber Jones born April 14, 1872, married Myrtle Pack;
  4. James Jones born January 9, 1876.

Family home Kamas, Utah.

High Priest; missionary to Europe 1856-58 and 1864-67; first counselor in presidency of Tooele stake; patriarch. Veteran Indian war.

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Ure, James William

(son of James Ure and Janet Scott). Born October 31, 1847, Louth, Lincolnshire, England.

Married:Lucinda Ann Cunningham June 6, 1868, Salt Lake City (daughter of Andrew Cunningham and Lucinda Rawlins, pioneers October 13, 1848, Amasa M. Lyman company). She was born March 29, 1852, Salt Lake City.
Their children:
  1. Lucinda Ann born June 22, 1869, married W. J. Kemp June 24, 1896;
  2. James William Jr. born March 31, 1872, married Isabell Ball June 26, 1896;
  3. Janet Scott born July 14, 1874;
  4. Andrew Cunningham born May 7, 1876, married Eliza A. Burrows June 24, 1896;
  5. Clarissa Eustacia born April 1, 1879, married John M. Miller March 7, 1900;
  6. Isabell Scott born July 2, 1881, married Horace E. Garner October 28, 1903;
  7. Bertha L. born August 10, 1884, married George Q. Moss November 25, 1903;
  8. Samantha C. born October 5, 1887;
  9. Clarence Cunningham born May 14, 1890.
Married:Mary Jane Carson October 17, 1879, Salt Lake City (daughter of David Carson and Millie Jane Rawlins of Draper, Utah, pioneers 1848, Amasa M. Lyman company) She was born June 30, 1854.
Their children:
  1. David Carson born January 20, 1882;
  2. John Alma born October 29, 1883;
  3. Albert Carson born May 1, 1886. Families resided in Salt Lake City.

President 5th elders quorum in Salt Lake stake; member general Sunday school board; high priest; high councilor in Salt Lake stake. School trustee.

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Ure, Albert Scott

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(son of James Ure and Janet Scott). Born March 31, 1853, Salt Lake City.

Married:Louisa Stanford December 16, 1885, Salt Lake City (daughter of Stephen Stanford and Louisa Foreman of Logan, Utah, pioneers September, 1862), who was born December 12, 1858, Boston, Massachusetts.
Their children:
  1. Louisa S. born October 29, 1886;
  2. Scott S. born December 2, 1887, died;
  3. Albert Raymond born November 3, 1888;
  4. Geneva S. born January 6, 1890, married Marlon Heaps;
  5. Irene S. born July 10, 1891.

Family home Salt Lake

Deputy sheriff of Salt Lake county; police officer of Salt Lake City. Fireman for Inland Salt company of Garfield, Utah. Carpenter; plumber.

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Utley, Gabriel Marion

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Mormon Pioneer of 1852.

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(son of Samuel Utley, born October 28, 1790, and Maria Barry, born January 21, 1812, both of Perry county, Alabama). He was born July 27, 1844, in Perry county. Came to Utah 1852, Captain Wimmer company

Married:Sophia Minerva Burgess (daughter of Harrison Burgess and Amanda Hammon), who was born in February 1855.
Their children:
  1. Harrison J. born 1870;
  2. Harriet born 1872 married William J. Stewart;
  3. Mary J. born 1874, married Edward Gardner;
  4. Gabriel M. born 1876, married Verona Gardner 1902;
  5. Samuel born 1878 married Rosetta Bridges 1902;
  6. Willard born 1880, married Ida Skinner Benjamin born 1882, married Ella Levie;
  7. Amanda born 1884, married Harry Bairline 1902;
  8. John born 1886, married Theba Mackey;
  9. Ethel born 1888, married Ray Hunt;
  10. Myrtle born 1890, married Debert Robinson 1907;
  11. Ray (twin) born 1892;
  12. Roy (twin) born 1892;
  13. Earl Ernest born 1894;

High Priest; bishop’s counselor Mesquite ward, Lincoln county, Nevada. Constable of Pine Valley three years. Settled at Salt Lake City 1852; moved into Nevada, where he labored several years and returning to Utah, settled in “Dixie ” Called to help settle the Mesquite, on Virgin River, where he lived three years and then settled at Annabella. Blacksmith and farmer.

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Utley, L. J.

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Mormon Pioneer of 1849.

Born February 1, 1806, Mobile, Alabama Came to Utah September 23, 1849, Orson Spencer company.

Married:Elizabeth Rutlidge.
Their children:
  1. William J.;
  2. Martha Ann;
  3. Helen Elizabeth;
  4. Margaret Eliza;
      1. Rutlidge;
  5. Sarah Matilda;
  6. James Milton;
  7. Abraham Gray;
  8. Sapphronia Jane;
  9. Mary Agnes;
  10. Mildred Caroline.
Married:Deborah White.
Their children:
  1. Samuel Smith;
  2. William H.;
  3. Lafayette.
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