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Joseph Lees Broadbent

He came from England with his wife Sarah and her sister, Elizabeth Dixon.

Companies

George Rowley Company (1859)Approximate age at departure: 22

Sources

  • "Handcart Pioneer Dies at Lehi, Aged 83," Salt Lake Telegram, 14 Apr. 1920, 10.

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Latter Day Saints' Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 24 Aug. 1859, 197.

  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • "Pioneer of Lehi Dies At Home of Daughter," Deseret Evening News, 13 Apr. 1920, 2:3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1900 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914. MS 11378, Fd. 6.

  • McIntyre, Thomas, Journal, 1854 Nov.-1913 May, 16-68.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Mormon Migration

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Simons, Fanny Fry, [Journal], in An Enduring Legacy, 12 vols. [1978-89], 6:191-202.

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

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  • Utah State Archives and Records Service