Monthly Archives: July 2018

Grant Moroni Bushman b. 27 July 1923, St. Joseph, AZ

From Unflinching Courage, pp. 95-96 Grant Moroni Bushman, son of J. Virgil Bushman and Ruth Fuller, was born July 27, 1923 at St. Joseph, Navajo County, Arizona. He graduated from the grade schools and the high school and then he … Continue reading

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Shirley Tobler Bushman b. 25 July 1920

Another Life Sketch by Shirley Tobler Bushman On a hot July 25th in Utah’s Dixie I was born to Vernon and Olive Dodge Tobler. My grandfather Tobler was one of a very choice group of Swiss immigrants sent by Brigham … Continue reading

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Life Sketch of Shirley Tobler Bushman (1920-2004), wife of Frank Wayne Bushman

I, Shirley Tobler Bushman, was born the second daughter of Vernon and Olive Dodge Tobler. My advent into the world was on a hot July 25th, 1920 in St. George, Utah. I was blessed Oct. 30th, 1920 by James L. … Continue reading

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Jacob Bushman, age 20, Pioneer in the Easton Kelsey 1851 Company

From a letter Jacob wrote to his brother John: In April 1851, I was baptized by E. H. Davis and confirmed by the same. We then started for Utah. Father had one yoke of oxen and a yoke of cows … Continue reading

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Pioneer Day Talk–Sacrifice and Service

Here is a talk I gave in our Orem Stonewood 4th Ward on Pioneer Day, 24 July 2011 Ann Lewis Pioneer Day–Sacrifice and Service I was born and raised on a farm in a small town in central California. My … Continue reading

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Moroni Turley b. 20 July 1883, d. 1885 in Snowflake, at age 2

From the History of Clara Ann Tolton Turley written by her son, Isaac Turley Jr., and assisted by his daughter, Viola Turley Haws. Clara Ann endured those times of uncertainty with faith and courage. She was a wonderful mother, and … Continue reading

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Preaching, Theodore Turley “created a perfect furor in the neighborhood,” Upper Canada 1837.

On 16 July 1837,  a few months after his own baptism (1 March 1837) Theodore Turley baptized George A. Hicks and his wife in Peel County by Ontario, Upper Canada. Here is a short history from the LDS Biographical Encyclopedia (p. … Continue reading

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