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Franklin Dewey Richards

Captain of Hundred, 1st company.  His travel to Utah is also mentioned in his wife's obituary.

Companies

Willard Richards Company (1848)Approximate age at departure: 27

Sources

  • "Mrs. Richards is Dead," Salt Lake Herald, 18 Nov. 1912, 1.

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Brown, John, Reminiscences and journals, 1843-1896, vol. 1, 109-13.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849. (MS 14290)

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Campbell, Robert L., [Journal extracts, 30 June-19 Oct. 1848], in Historian's Office, Journal 1844-1997.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Curtis, Joseph, Reminiscences and diary, 1839 Oct-1881 Mar., 72-75.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Pioneer emigration list 1847-1848, 179, in Docket book 1844 Feb.-1845 May.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Richards, Franklin Dewey, Narrative of Franklin Dewey Richards, in University of California (Berkeley) Bancroft Library, Utah and the Mormons Collection, reel 2, item 3, 33-38.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Richards, Jane Snyder, Autobiographical sketch 1881 Mar. 30-31, reel 15, fd. 4.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Richards, Phinehas, Diary, in Richards Family, Collection, reel 16, box 13, fd. 10.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Rollins, James H., Sketches from camp journal of Pres. Amasa Lyman's Company [24 July 1848 report], in George Albert Smith, Papers, 1834-1882, box 4, fd. 11.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah