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John Ray Young

Captain of company; brother of Lorenzo

Companies

John R. Young Company (1863)Age at departure: 25

Sources

  • Dorius, Ann Maria, The Story of My Life. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jensen, Jens, Sketch of life of Jens Jensen 1941, fd. 2, 1.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jensen, Ole A., "My Trip from Denmark to Zion in 1863," in Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 Vols., 7:35-36.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jensen, Ole Andersen, Reminiscences and diary, 1863-1920, 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jenson, Andrew, Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia [1971], 2:275.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Johnson, Olaus, "Autobiography of Olaus Johnson," in Chronicles of Courage, 8 vols. [1990-97], 5:299.
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  • Emery County Library, Castle Dale, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Provo City Library at Academy Square, Provo, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Stewart Library, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
  • Journal History, 12 Sep. 1863, p. 2-9
  • Journal History, 23 Sep. 1863, p. 2
  • Lund, Hans Peter, Journal, 1854-1880, 81-84.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Petersen, Ernest, Autobiographical sketch, 1-2. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Stringham, William Elisha, "Life history of William Elisha Stringham, as told to and written by his son, 25 April 1937," 1-2.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Young, John R., "A Thrilling Experience on the Plains: The Stampede," in Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols. [1958-77], 7:28-33.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Young, John R., Autobiographical sketch, in Mormon biographical sketches collection [ca. 1900-1975], reel 14, box 20, fd. 3, item 4, 9.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Young, John R., Memoirs of John R. Young: Utah Pioneer, 1847 [1920], 286-96.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Young, John R., Reminiscences, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 12 Sept. 1863, 2-9.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan, Utah