Skip Main Navigation

John Chappell

John was the father of Elijah Chappell, one of the men who remained at the fort at Devil's Gate to guard the luggage and goods.

Companies

John A. Hunt Company (1856)Age at departure: 58

Sources

  • Jaques, John, [Minutes of meeting at Devil's Gate, Nov. 9, 1856], in John Jaques, Collection, 1846-1920.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Jones, Daniel W., Forty Years Among the Indians (1890), 62-75.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree