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John Degroot Oakley

He served as the Captain of 1st Hundred and was a returning missionary.

Companies

Edmund Ellsworth Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 36

Sources

  • "Emigrants for Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 6 Aug. 1856, 176.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Edmund Ellsworth Emigrating Company, Journal, 1856 June-Sept.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Ham, Ann, Diary of Ann Ham Hickenlooper.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 26 Sep. 1856, p. 28
  • Kettle, John, Journal, 1856, 2-3, MSS SC 1688.
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Oakely, John, [Journal], in "Church Emigration Book"
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Oakley, John, Journal excerpt 1856 June-Aug.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Sabin, Mary Powell, Autobiography 1926, 10-14.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Smith, Andrew, Diaries, 1853-1856, fd. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Spencer, Daniel to F. D. Richards, 22 June 1856, "Foreign Correspondence," Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 2 Aug. 1856, 489-90.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Woodward, William, to Heber C. Kimball, 11 June 1856, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 35, box 25, fd. 9.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City