Monthly Archives: June 2019

Life Sketch for Lois Evelyn Bushman Smith (b. 28 June 1872)

At the age of four her father included Lois in his migration to northern Arizona so she could help with the other children. The difficult terrain caused them to struggle for nearly two months before reaching the settlement they named … Continue reading

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June Augusta Bushman b. 25 June 1879 and Hyrum Smith

LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 3, p.240 Smith, Hyrum, a Patriarch in the Taylor Stake of Zion, Alberta, Canada, and a resident of the Lethbridge Ward, was born Dec. 15, 1882, at Snowflake, Arizona, a son of the late … Continue reading

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Joseph Bushman, age 8, accidentally killed by falling from the wagon 23 June 1912, Snowflake, AZ

Journal of May Louise Hunt Larson, vol. 1 23 June 1912 Joseph Bushman was accidentally killed by falling from the wagon and being run over. They brought him here from their farm at Dry Lake and buried him on Monday  June … Continue reading

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The Martin Bushman Home in Nauvoo

Bishop Edward Hunter (22 June 1793-–16 Oct. 1883) was a dear friend of the Bushman family.  When the Bushmans arrived in Nauvoo they stayed in the upstairs apartment of his home.  You can learn more about this dear friend below. … Continue reading

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Joseph Smith Prophecy: No Guns Would Be Fired By the Saints During Nauvoo Strife

Joseph Smith 20 June 1844: “I gave directions to Theodore Turley to commence the manufacture of artillery. He asked me if he should not rent a building and set some men to repairing the small arms which were out of … Continue reading

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The Isaac R. Goodwin Family

Our Pioneer Heritage Volume 3 The Ship Brooklyn Saints, Part II The Isaac R. Goodwin Family A Tribute Isaac R. Goodwin, a descendant of the Ozias Goodwin family who came to America and settled in Connecticut in 1632, was born … Continue reading

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Isaac Richards Goodwin b, 1810

History of Lehi Published by the Lehi Pioneer Committee Written by Hamilton Gardner The Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1913 pp. 262-263 Isaac Goodwin, a descendant of Ozias Goodwin, who came to America from England and settled in Connecticut … Continue reading

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