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Samuel M. Chapin

He likely came to Utah from California with a group of discharged Mormon Battalion veterans in 1848. His name appears on the 1848 Salt Lake property list. His name was also recorded as donating gold in 1848 on some gold account lists.


Company Unknown (1848)Approximate age at departure: Unknown


  • [List of those filing for lots, 1848], in Salt Lake County Recorder's Office, Land records [ca. 1847-1860].

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