Monthly Archives: December 2017

A Modern Miracle involving Edward F. Turley reported on 20 December 1897

Edward Franklin Turley b. 26 March 1869 is the son of Isaac Turley and Clara Ann Tolton. Deseret News, 1898-01-08, p. 7 Thousands of Latter-day Saints can testify to the fact that the power of God is manifest in our … Continue reading

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Caroline Owena Cook Silvey b. 19 Dec 1862, daughter of Mary Ann Turley

The Theodore Turley Family Book, pp. 65-67 Caroline Owena Cook Silvey Caroline Cook, daughter of Mary Ann Turley and John Cook met and married George Silvey in Ventura County, California February 22, 1890, this being the second marriage for Caroline. … Continue reading

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Kurt Eyring Turley, dies in car accident returning home from BYU, 17 Dec 1971

El Paso Herald-Post from El Paso, Texas · Page 14 December 18, 1971 Youth Dies In Utah Crash An EI Paso youth, returning home from Brigham Young University where he was a freshman, was killed in a traffic accident yesterday … Continue reading

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Helena Charlotte Anderson Brinton b. 1913, d. 1994

The Theodore Turley Family Book, pp. 518-519 Helena Charlotte Anderson Brinton Helena Charlotte Anderson < Ida Roxana Bushman < Jacob and Charlotte Bushman My heritage has been a source of great pride to me, It is a blessing of great … Continue reading

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William Henry Turley b. 14 December 1896 in Beaver, UT was told if he would never carry a gun, he would never need one.

The Theodore Turley Family Book, pp. 152-153 William Henry Turley, son of Isaac Turley and Sarah Greenwood Turley, was born in 1865 and married Mary Skousen in 1887. Mary was born May 2, 1870 in Draper, Utah to James Niels … Continue reading

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Henry Bushman b. 11 December 1827, d. 20 March 1828, son of Martin and Elizabeth Degen Bushman

Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Degen were married 20 March 1827 in Bart, Lancaster Co., PA.  Nine months later, their first son, Henry, was born on 11 December 1827 in Bart.  He only lived 3 months and 9 days.  He is … Continue reading

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Ida May Turley, infant of Isaac and Clara Tolton Turley dies in wagonbox while descending Buckskin Mountain

From the History of Clara Ann Tolton Turley written by her son, Isaac Turley Jr., and assisted by his daughter, Viola Turley Haws. Leaving Salt Lake City on his way south, Isaac went by Beaver City, where he had left … Continue reading

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Life Sketch of Suel Jacob Bushman

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 pp. 700-701 Suel Jacob Bushman was born at Lehi December 8, … Continue reading

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Harriet Matilda Barker Smuin b. 1857, d. 7 Dec 1918 in Rexburg, ID

Harriet was my Great-grandmother.  She was born 23 September 1857 at Mount Fort, Ogden, Weber, Utah.  She married my Englishman Great-grandpa, John Smuin Jr. in the Endowment House in Salt Lake City on 25 July 1878.  She was 20 and he was … Continue reading

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Elias Albert Bushman, b. 6 December 1849 in Pottawattamie County, Iowa

LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 2, p.284 Bushman, Elias Albert, an alternate member of the High Council in the Alpine Stake of Zion, is a son of Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Deagek [Degen] and was born Dec. 6, 1849, … Continue reading

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