Monthly Archives: October 2017

Nancy Catherine Overton Holt Slade b. 28 Oct 1850, d. 25 April 1931

Nancy Catherine Overton Holt was born 28 October 1850 in Fremont, Iowa. At the time of her birth, her parents James and Parthenia Overton Holt, were crossing the plains with the Mormon Pioneers in the James Emmett Company in 1845 … Continue reading

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Kathryn Jean Lewis Kimmel b. 28 Oct 1943, d. 11 Jan 2001

Kathryn Kimmel Tribute Delivered at her funeral, by her sister, Barbara Lewis Camp 13 January 2001 Kathryn Jean Lewis Kimmel was born October 28, 1943. She was the second of what would become a family of nine children. When she … Continue reading

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Ann Laemmlen and Mary Ellen Edmunds in Nigeria: Our report to headquarters 27 October 1984

From 1984-1987 I lived in Eket, Nigeria.  Mary Ellen Edmunds and I were sent to direct a child health project for the Thrasher Research Fund in Salt Lake City.  I recently found this report we sent to headquarters not long … Continue reading

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Theodore Martin “Ted” Bushman b. 26 October 1918, Mt. Pleasant, Utah

The Theodore Turley Family Book, p. 508 Theodore Martin Bushman Theodore married Helen Arrowsmith on November 13, 1936 and they had four children: Shirley Mae Bushman, born December 7, 1937 in Castle Gate, Utah. She married Fred Stillson and they … Continue reading

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Bushman Family Manti Temple Trip October 1889

In October of 1889, John Bushman traveled from his home in St. Joseph Arizona to attend General Conference in Salt Lake City.   He was having trouble with a cancerous growth on his left eye.  After Conference, on October 6th … Continue reading

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Life Sketch of Wanda Dickerson Bushman b. 21 Oct 1905

History of Lehi, Part II, Including Biographical Section up to 1950 Published by the Lehi Pioneer Committee Written by Hamilton Gardner The Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1950, p. 701 Wanda Dickerson Bushman was born October 21, 1905, in American … Continue reading

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Jason Turley, b. 20 Oct 1842, d. 25 Oct 1843. Son of Mary Clift and Gustavus Hills.

Jason Turley was the son of Mary Clift and Gustavus Hills.  Mary had become pregnant  by Gustavus, who was disfellowshipped for seducing her.  He was ordered to pay for her upkeep and the child as well.  The child, Jason, took … Continue reading

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