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Richard James Burriston

Richard James Burraston was the son of Sarah Johnson from her previous marriage to William Burraston.  On the 1855 manifest of the ship Juventa Richard is listed as "James Burriston."  He crossed the Atlantic with his mother and step-father (Richard Johnson).  His surname is sometimes spelled "Bariston."  At the time of the 1856 Utah Territorial census he was living in Pleasant grove.

Companies

Milo Andrus Company (1855)Approximate age at departure: 13

Sources

  • "Names of Passengers," Deseret News [Weekly], 17 Oct. 1855, 253.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Utah Pioneer of 1855, Mona Resident, Dies," Deseret News, 3 June 1926, sec. 2, 4.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1856 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1910 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1920 Utah Census
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  • Internet Web Site
  • Ancestry Institution. com--Millennium File.

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  • Ancestry.com
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904-1961. Utah State Archives and Records Service.

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah Death Registers, 1847-1966

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  • Ancestry.com