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Enoch Reese

The Reese family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Allen Taylor Company in 1849.  The Reese family included Enoch and his wife Hannah Harvey, and their children Enoch Moroni and James H.  Enoch’s brother John also traveled with the company.  Enoch was the captain of the 2nd fifty. 

In 1855, Enoch traveled with the T. D. Pitt Company.

At the end of a mission, Enoch returned home with the John W. Berry Company in 1858 and served as Commissary of the company.

Companies

Allen Taylor Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 36
T. D. Pitt Company (1855)Approximate age at departure: 42
John W. Berry Company (1858)Approximate age at departure: 44

Sources

  • "Arrivals," Deseret News [Weekly], 10 October 1855, 245.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Died," Deseret News, 26 July 1876, 407.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Adams, William, [Autobiography], in "Utah Pioneer Biographies," 44 vols., 32:11-12.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Allred, Reddick N., Autobiographical sketch and diary, in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Collection, 1828-1963, reel 9, item 3, 37-38.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Bullock, Thomas, Journal, 1858 May-June.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Bullock, Thomas, to Brigham Young, 26 June 1858, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 36, box 26, fd. 5.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Bullock, Thomas, to Editor, 22 July 1858, in Missionary Reports, fd. 17.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Chase, Harriett Barker, Autobiographical sketch, in Genealogical Charts and Biographical Sketches of Members of the L.D.S. Church, Ogden Stake, 26 vols., 14:104.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Coombs, Isaiah Moses, Diary, in Isaiah Moses Coombs, Collection 1835-1938, reel 1, box 1, fd. 3, vol. 8, 16-66.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ensign, Martin Luther, Autobiography 1897.
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  • Gardner, Robert, Diaries and reminiscences, 1857-1887, item 4, 88-92.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Gardner, Robert, Diaries and reminiscences, 1857-1887, vol. 4, 50-54 and vol. 6, 61, 63, 65, 67.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Goddard, George, Journal, in George Goddard, Papers 1855-1899, reel 1, box 1, fd. 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Historian's Office, Journal 1844-1997, 4 Oct. 1855.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, 21 June 1858, p. 30

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1849, p. 3
  • Little, James A., From Kirtland to Salt Lake City [1890], 205-6.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
  • Little, James Amasa, Autobiography, item 3, 78-80.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Merkley, Christopher, Biography of Christopher Merkley [1887], 28-30.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Moore, David, Collection 1843-1921, fd. 4, 7p.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Moore, David, Writings [ca. 1860], 45-54.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Treasures of Pioneer History, vol. 5, p. 310
  • Welchman, Arthur P., Reminiscences and diary, [ca.1854-1917], fd. 1, 93-94.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah