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Dan Jones

He was the Captain of the company and left the company 14 August.

His birth and death dates are confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.

Companies

John A. Hunt Company (1856)Approximate age at departure: 46

Sources

  • "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 5 Feb. 1862, 256.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Dan Jones Emigrating Company, Journal 1856 May-Dec.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Driggs, Ben W., [Letter], in "Pioneer Trail Experiences," Deseret Evening News, 26 Apr. 1913, sec. 3, X.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Hunt, John A., [Journal], in "Church Emigration Book"
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Jones, Albert William, Notes [ca. 1918].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Linforth, J., [Letter], Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 10 Jan. 1857, 27-28.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Stewart, Elizabeth White, [Autobiography], in Workman, Mary Ellen B., comp., "Ancestors of Isaac Mitton Stewart and Elizabeth White" [1978].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Woodward, William, to Heber C. Kimball, 11 June 1856, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 35, box 25, fd. 9.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah