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James Madison Flake

Captain of First Fifty, second company

Companies

Willard Richards Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 33

Sources

  • "Gen. Rich," Deseret News [Weekly]. 10 Aug. 1850, 68.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Brown, John, Reminiscences and journals, 1843-1896, vol. 1, 109-13.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849. (MS 14290)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Campbell, Robert L., [Journal extracts, 30 June-19 Oct. 1848], in Historian's Office, Journal 1844-1997.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Crosby, Caroline Barnes, Memoirs and diary 1851-1882, fd. 2, 7-24.
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  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1848, p. 17
  • Moon, Hugh, The book of the life of Hugh Moon, 4.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Richards, Willard, to Brigham Young and Heber C. Kimball, 10 Sept. 1848, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 55, box 41, fd. 28.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rollins, James H., Sketches from camp journal of Pres. Amasa Lyman's Company [24 July 1848 report], in George Albert Smith, Papers, 1834-1882, box 4, fd. 11.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City