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John Riggs Murdock

captain of the company

Companies

John R. Murdock Company (1862)Age at departure: 35

Sources

  • "The Companies for the Missouri River," Deseret News [Weekly], 4 June 1862, 388.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "The Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 23 July 1862, 28.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Christensen, Hans, Autobiography, 1890.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Clark, John Haslem, Reminiscences, 11-12. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lofgreen, Anders Persson, Autobiography, 41-42.
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  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Lofgren, Anders Persson, A Simple Faith Anders Persson Lofgren, Swedish son—Mormon immigrant 1996, 40-42.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Memmott, Thomas, Thomas Memmott Journal, ed. H. Kirk Memmott, 2 vols. [1976], 1:81-91.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Owens, William Thomas, Reminiscences, in Melda Beck, comp., Life History of William Thomas Owens, Sr. (1962), 2-3.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Pedersen, H.J. to Lars Pedersen, 19 Oct. 1862, in Hans Jorgen Peterson, Autobiography, 14
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Potter, Amasa, Reminiscences and journal 1857 Jan.-1910 Jan., 113-14.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Reid, William, "Captain Murdock's Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 1 Oct. 1862, 109.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Thompson, John, "An English Convert Encounters Martin Harris," in Campus Education Week Program, comp., Voices from the Past: Diaries, Journals, and Autobiographies, ed. Leonard J. Arrington, and others [1980], 85.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Thompson, John, Autobiography, 1922, 1.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City