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Melissa Jane Guymon

The Guymon family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Aaron Johnson Company in 1850.  The family included Noah Guymon and children from his first wife Mary Jane, Lucinda Harris, and Emma Melissa; his second wife Margaret Elizabeth Johnson and their children Margaret Elizabeth and Martin Lewis; and his third wife, Elizabeth Ann Jones and their son William Albert.

Noah’s parents Thomas and Sarah Gordon, and his siblings Polly Ann and family, Barzilla and Family, and Melissa Jane were also in the company.


Aaron Johnson Company (1850)Approximate age at departure: 17


  • "Aged Springville Woman Answers Call of Death," Deseret Evening News, 9 Jan. 1919, 2:4.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service
  • Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database

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  • Internet Web Site