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George Mortimer Brown

The Brown family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Henry Bryant Manning Jolley Company in 1852.  The Brown family included George and his wife Elizabeth Mills, and their children Thomas, George Mortimer, Joseph Moroni, William H., and Elizabeth.   

Being a former Missionary to Denmark, George Mortimer was an interpreter for the Danes in the Andrew H. Scott Company in 1866.  He also served as the company Chaplain.

Companies

Henry Bryant Manning Jolley Company (1852)Approximate age at departure: 10
Andrew H. Scott Company (1866)Approximate age at departure: 24

Sources

  • "Returned," Deseret News [Weekly], 17 Oct. 1866, 365.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Brown, George Mortimer, Diary, 8-13.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Heart Throbs of the West, vol. 2, p. 529
  • Jenson, Andrew, Autobiography of Andrew Jenson [1938], 20-26.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Jenson, Andrew, Autobiography, p. 26
  • Jenson, Andrew, Journal, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 8 Oct. 1866, 2-14.
  • 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