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John Harris Henderson

Son of James Henderson and Anna Harris.  He is listed in the 1847 Smoot-Russell company in a non-contemporary typewritten list in Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 47.  However in his autobiography, Henderson recalls traveling in the Grant-Noble company. He was with Priddy Meeks' family, who had raised him.  His birth date is from his death certificate.

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Sources

  • 1850 Utah Census

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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1900 Utah Census
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Book of the Pioneers

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Henderson, John Harris, Autobiography [ca. 1909], 18-24.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Henderson, John Harris, Autobiography [ca. 1909], 38-42.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Meeks, Priddy, Priddy Meeks Journal [1969?], 13-17.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Meeks, Priddy, Reminiscences, 1879.
  • Trail Excerpt
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Cemetery Inventory

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  • Ancestry.com
  • Utah Death Certificate.

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  • Utah State Archives and Records Service
  • Utah Death Registers, 1847-1966

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  • Ancestry.com