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John James Hunter

John, with his parents James and Catherine Hunter, initially traveled with the Jesse Haven group as it traveled across Iowa. His family dropped out on August 1st. He and his brother, George, continued with the Martin Company.

Companies

Edward Martin Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 17

Sources

  • "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 254.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Haven, Jesse, Journals, 1852-1892, vols. 4-5.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 30 Nov. 1856, p. 7, 75

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Mormon Migration

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 248.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah