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Susan Bryant Johnson

The Johnson Family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Willard Richards Company in 1848.  The Johnson family included Joel Hill and his children from his first marriage Sixtus Ellis, Sariah Anna, Seth Guernsey, and Nephi Johnson, and his two wives Susan Bryant and Janette Fife.  Also traveling in the company was Joel’s brother Benjamin Franklin and his wives and children.


Willard Richards Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 35


  • "Obituary Notes," Deseret News, 9 May 1896, 671.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
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  • Internet Web Site
  • Pioneer emigration list 1847-1848, 118, in Docket book 1844 Feb.-1845 May.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah