Monthly Archives: May 2019

Theodore Turley found in the Account Book of the Deseret Iron Company 1858-1859

A Trial Furnace: Southern Utah’s Iron Mission  Author Morris A. Shirts, Author Kathryn H. Shirts “Iron we need and iron we must have”—so said Brigham Young in 1855. Utah’s pioneers depended on it for survival. Necessities, such as nails, stoves, plows and sawmill … Continue reading

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Life Sketch of Jane Barbour b. 20 May 1816, Scotland, wife of Frederick Barker

JANE BARBOUR JOHNSTON BARKER  (1816 – 1862) by LaDean L. Lee Jane was born 20 May 1816 at Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland and died 6 December 1862 in North Ogden, Weber, Utah. Her father was Peter Barbour born 24 November 1766 … Continue reading

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Martin and Elizabeth Bushman comfort Julian Moses, May 1841, Lancaster County, PA

Martin and Elizabeth Bushman lived in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.  They were married there in 1827 and their first 7 children were born there.  In 1840, Mormon missionaries came through the area with news of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ.  … Continue reading

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Josephine Turley born 9 May 1898, Snowflake, AZ

From the Journal of Journal of May Louise Hunt Larson vol. 1 [1898, Snowflake] May 5 I am 38 years old today. I ironed in the forenoon, and fixed baked potatoes, dried apple cobbler for dinner. Alof went with me to … Continue reading

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Johann Leonhard Schott b. 5 May 1802, Grossgartach

Johann Leonhard Schott, my 3rd Great-grandfather, was born 5 May 1802 in Grossgartach. Ann Laemmlen < Arthur Rudolf Laemmlen < Rudolf Laemmlen < Caroline Christiane Schott < Leonhard Heinrich Schott < Johann Leonhard Schott Below is the 10 October 1833 … Continue reading

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June Adele Smith Harker b. 5 May 1922

Unflinching Courage pp. 243-244 June Adele Smith was born May 5, 1922, at Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. She is the granddaughter of John and Lois A. Smith Bushman. At the age of eight she moved from Canada with her family to … Continue reading

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Sarah Turley b. 1 Sept 1895, d. 5 May 1898, Snowflake, AZ

Journal of May Louise Hunt Larson vol. 1 5 May 1898 I am 38 years old today. I ironed in the forenoon, and fixed baked potatoes, dried apple cobbler for dinner. Alof went with me to Relief Society meeting where I … Continue reading

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