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Isaac Allred

The Allred family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Easton Kelsey Company in 1851.  The Allred family included Isaac and his wife Julia Ann Taylor and their children William Alma, John Allen, Eliza Maria, James Martin, Sidney H., Amanda Jane, Julia Ann, Hannah Elizabeth, Mary Leoma, and Samuel was born en route.  The family's travel to Utah is mentioned in Samuel's obituary.

At the end of a mission, Isaac returned home as captain of the Isaac Allred Freight Train in 1855.

Companies

Easton Kelsey Company (1851)Approximate age at departure: 38
Isaac Allred Freight Train (1855)Approximate age at departure: 42

Sources

  • "Fatal Assault," Deseret News, 25 May 1859, 1.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Samuel Allred Passes Away," Mt. Pleasant Pyramid, 22 Jan. 1932, 1.

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  • Utah Digital Newspapers
  • Family Tree

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

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  • Internet Web Site
  • Hampton, Brigham Young, Autobiography and diary, 71-73, in Brigham Young Hampton, Papers, 1870-1901, fd. 1.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Joseph Hill Richards, Autobiography, p. 19
  • Journal History, Supp. after 31 Dec. 1851, p. 4
  • Perpetual Emigrating Fund, General Files (CR 376 1) (except for 1847-49 which are in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849).

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Shurtliff, Luman Andros, Autobiography [ca. 1852-1876], fd. 2, 7-29.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Shurtliff, Luman Andros, Journal, 1841 May-1856 Apr., fd. 1, 282-91.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Theobald, William, [Autobiography], in "Utah Pioneer Biographies," 44 vols., 28:136-37.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Thomas, Hayward, Reminiscences and journal, 1848-1851, 27-35.

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