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John Knighton

and family; from England; coal miner; surname is "Knightun" in Journal HistoryIn some sources their surname is spelled "Nighton".


Lewis Brunson Company (1862)Age at departure: 31


  • "Arrival of Captain Bronson’s Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 3 Sep. 1862, 78.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Journal History, 29 Aug. 1862, p. 6
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah