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Lyman Stephen Wood

The Wood family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Heber C. Kimball Company in 1848.  The Wood family included Gideon Durphy and his wife Hannah Daley, and their children Lyman Stephen, Electra, and Elizabeth.

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

Companies

Heber C. Kimball Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 16
John W. Berry Company (1858)Approximate age at departure: 26

Sources

  • "Death of L. S. Wood," The Salt Lake Herald, 19 Aug. 1904, 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1850 Utah Census

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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Biographical and Historical Sketches in the Life of Lyman Stephen Wood.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 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 Editor, 22 July 1858, in Missionary Reports, fd. 17.

  • Trail Excerpt
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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
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 21 June 1858, p. 33

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833-1971. (Closed to Research)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Portrait, Genealogical and Biographical Record of the State of Utah [1902], p. 493.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Portrait: Genealogical and Biographical Record of the State of Utah, [1902], p. 493-494.
  • Welchman, Arthur P., Reminiscences and diary, [ca.1854-1917], fd. 1, 93-94.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Wood, Lyman Stephen, Autobiographical sketch 1901, 55-58.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah