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Francis Gladden Bishop

Evidence from correspondence and genealogical records proves he traveled to Utah in 1863. He wrote Brigham Young from Denver on 20 Mar. 1864. He arrived in Salt Lake in June or July 1864, dying in Salt Lake just a few months after his arrival.


Company Unknown (1864)Age at departure: 55


  • Saunders, Richard LaVell, "Francis Gladden Bishop and Gladdenism: A Study in the Culture of a Mormon Dissenter and His Movement," M.S. thesis, Utah State University, 1989, 181-84, 239.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site