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Robert Madison Berry

The Berry family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Samuel Gully/Orson Spencer Company in 1849.  The family included widowed Armelia Shanks Berry and her children, John Williams Berry, Louisa Jane Berry Allen (wife of Daniel Allen), Cynthia Lovinia Berry, Thirza Melvina Berry, William Shanks Berry, Robert Madison Berry, and Joseph Smith Berry.

Robert, his wife Mary Isabella Hales Berry, and Robert's brother Joseph were all killed by Indians in 1866.

Companies

Samuel Gully/Orson Spencer Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 8

Sources

  • “Whites And Indians Killed," Deseret News [Weekly], 26 April 1866, 165.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1850 Utah Census

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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah Cemetery Inventory

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  • Ancestry.com
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site