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John 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.

John's name does not appear on the 1848 Salt Lake property list, but is on the 1850 Utah census.

Companies

Allen Taylor Company (1849)Approximate age at departure: 40

Sources

  • "Allen Taylor's 100, report, circa 1849 October." In Camp of Israel schedules and reports 1845-1849. (MS 14920, Reel 3, Box 2, Folder 41)

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

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833-1971. (Closed to Research)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah