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James Ure

The Ure family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Ezra T. Benson Company in 1849.  The Ure family included James and his wife Janet Scott, and their son James William.  James’ brother Robert William also traveled with the Benson Company. 

At the end of a mission, James traveled home with the John W. Berry Company in 1858.

Companies

John W. Berry Company (1858)Approximate age at departure: 40
Ezra T. Benson Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 32

Sources

  • "Deaths." Deseret Evening News, 31 July 1897, p. 2

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Obituary." Deseret Evening News, 7 August 1897, p. 5

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Bullock, Thomas, Journal, 1858 May-June.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Bullock, Thomas, to Brigham Young, 26 June 1858, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 36, box 26, fd. 5.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Bullock, Thomas, to Editor, 22 July 1858, in Missionary Reports, fd. 17.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849. (MS 14290)

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Coombs, Isaiah Moses, Diary, in Isaiah Moses Coombs, Collection 1835-1938, reel 1, box 1, fd. 3, vol. 8, 16-66.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Goddard, George, Journal, in George Goddard, Papers 1855-1899, reel 1, box 1, fd. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 21 June 1858, p. 32

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 12C

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Missionary Record Index

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ure, James, Journals, 1844-1866, vol. 1, 109.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Welchman, Arthur P., Reminiscences and diary, [ca.1854-1917], fd. 1, 93-94.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah