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Almon Robison

The Robison family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Perrigrine Sessions Company in 1854.  The Robison family included Joseph and Lurcretia Hancock and their children: Benjamin Hancock (and wife, Lillis Alvira Andre, and son Willis Eugene), Joseph Vickery, Alvin Locke, William Henry, Lucretia Proctor, Proctor Hancock, Almon, Albert, Adelia, and Franklin Alonzo. 

Almon was an out-and-back teamster with Samuel D. White Company in 1863.

At the end of a mission, Almon returned home with the John Riggs Murdock Company in 1868.

Companies

Perrigrine Sessions Company (1854)Approximate age at departure: 9
Samuel D. White Company (1863)Approximate age at departure: 18
John Riggs Murdock Company (1868)Approximate age at departure: 23

Sources

  • "Elders Arrived," Deseret Evening News, 20 Aug. 1868, 3.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Pioneer of 1854 Dies in Fillmore," Salt Lake Herald, 13 Feb. 1919, 5.

  • Source Location
  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Alder, J. Cecil, Utah: The Stored Domain [1932] vol. 3, p. 307
  • Billion Graves

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Owens, Lucretia Proctor Robison, [Reminiscences], in Roberta Flake Clayton, comp., Pioneer Women of Arizona, 451.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service