Monthly Archives: June 2018

Frances Priscilla Lyman, daughter of Priscilla Turley and Amasa Lyman, dies in childbirth at age 23 in Colton, CA

Frances Priscilla Lyman was born 21 July 1868 in Fillmore, Utah to Priscilla Rebecca Turley and Amasa Mason Lyman. In the 1880 US Census, she was 11 years old and living with her brother Thomas’s family and her mother, Priscilla … Continue reading

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Grace Honor Bushman Lundquist b. 15 June 1873 in Lehi, Utah

Grace Bushman and her family called to colonize St. Johns, Arizona in 1884 In 1884, just after Ella, their tenth child, was born, the Bushman family was called on a mission to help colonize St. Johns, Arizona. Grace was nine … Continue reading

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Jesse Smith Bushman b. 10 June 1881, d. 20 March 1956

This life sketch by Verna B. Lewis (daughter) in 1966, was found in the book Pioneer Men of Arizona by Roberta Flake Clayton, published in 1974 by Roberta Flake Clayton. Jesse Smith Bushman Ninety years ago the 10th of June … Continue reading

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Jesse Smith Bushman b. 10 June 1881, St. Joseph, AZ

From Unflinching Courage, by Adele Bushman Westover and J. Morris Richards, pp. 102-103 Jesse Smith Bushman was the son of John Bushman and Lois Angeline Smith. He was born at St. Joseph, Arizona, June 10, 1881. Jesse grew to manhood … Continue reading

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George Lymer Wood, baptized by Theodore Turley 8 June 1840 in England

George Wood was one of the ironworkers sent by Brigham Young in 1850 to start the pig iron industry in Iron County. He was born in Darlaston, Staffordshire, England on November 13, 1822. He was baptized by Theodore Turley on … Continue reading

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John Bushman and Lois Angeline Smith

From Unflinching Courage, by Adele Bushman Westover and J. Morris Richards, pp. 103-106 John Bushman, son of Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Degen, was born on June 7, 1843, at Nauvoo, Illinois. When he was three years old the Saints were … Continue reading

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Elsa Laemmlen June 1988 Obituary

My Grandma died 30 years ago today.  Oh, how I miss her!  

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