Monthly Archives: October 2016

John Dean Lewis b. 22 October 1916, Spanish Fork, Utah 100th Birthday!

Today is Grandpa John’s 100th Birthday!  He was born in Spanish Fork to Frederick and Sarah Jane “Sadye” Lewis.  He married his sweetheart, Peggy in 1941 and they had 9 fabulous children.    John was athletic, loving to play baseball, … Continue reading

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Frederick Barker, Oral History, Life with Indians

On this October day, the Barkers (my 3rd Great-grandparents) arrived in the Utah Valley.  Here is an oral history that tells of their encounters with the Ute Indians. When we first came to Utah or the Valley on October 20, … Continue reading

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Theodore Martin Bushman b. 20 Oct 1863, d. 29 Jul 1937

     The Theodore Turley Family Book, p. 494 Theodore Martin Bushman was born Oct. 20, 1863 In Lehi, Utah to Charlotte Turley and Jacob Bushman. He married Elizabeth Morilla Lambson on Nov. 13, 1885 in the St. George Temple. … Continue reading

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Theodore Martin Bushman (20 Oct 1863- 29 July 1937)

   The Theodore Turley Family Book, p. 494 Theodore Martin BushmanTheodore Martin Bushman was born Oct. 20, 1863 In Lehi, Utah to Charlotte Turley and Jacob Bushman. He married Elizabeth Morilla Lambson on Nov. 13, 1885 in the St. George … Continue reading

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Death of Martin Bushman, 18 Oct 1870

Here is an account of the death of my 3rd Great-grandpa, Martin Bushman as recorded by his son John, who was with him at the time.  This account can be found in the book, John Bushman, Uath-Arizona Pioneer, 1843-1926, published … Continue reading

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Sarah Jane “Sadye” Amos Lewis b. 17 Oct 1883, d. 21 April 1968

This is my husband’s Grandma Sadye who was born on this day in 1883. When Sarah Jane Amos was born on October 17, 1883, in Payson, Utah, her father, John, was 39 and her mother, Permelia, was 40. This is her childhood … Continue reading

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Elias Albert Bushman, d. 15 Oct 1925

Pictured:  Jacob, John, Sarah Ann, Martin Benjamin and Elias Bushman Life Sketch of Elias Albert Bushman by Wanda Bushman, daughter-in-law, 1999 Born Dec. 6, 1849 in Highland Grove, Pottawatamie Co., Iowa Died Oct 15, 1925 in Lehi, Utah Co., Utah Arrived in … Continue reading

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