Category Archives: Family History

Information about those who came before me.

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

The Theodore Turley Family Book, p. 503 Written by daughter, Elsie Lundquist McNabb Grace Honor Bushman, daughter of Charlotte Turley and Jacob Bushman, was born June 15, 1873 in Lehi, Utah. She married Emanuel Richard Lundquist at Thistle, Utah on … Continue reading

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Obituaries for Margaret Zimmerman Bushman of Lehi

The Lehi Sun Thursday, June 15, 1933 Mrs. Margaret Bushman Passes to The Great Beyond Mrs. Margaret Bushman, 75, one of Lehi’s beloved citizens, passed away to her reward Wednesday morning at her home following a two months illness of … Continue reading

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Thomas Kimberley (1765-1832) Last Will and Testament, Birmingham, England

Thomas Kimberley is my 4th Great-grandfather.   His daughter, Frances Amelia Kimberley “Fanny” married Theodore Turley in 1821.  Here is the text and a copy of Thomas’s Last Will and Testament. Thomas died on this day, 14 June 1832 in Birmingham, … Continue reading

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Elsa Schaefer Laemmlen Memorial Service, 9 June 1988, First Mennonite Church

Grandma Elsa Schaefer was born 30 March 1895 in Grossgartach.  She married Rudolf Laemmlen in September 1929, and they emigrated to America shortly after.  They settled in central California where they raised their 4 boys on a fruit farm.  Elsa … Continue reading

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John Bushman b. 7 June 1843, Nauvoo, ILL

From Unflinching Courage, pp. 103-106 John Bushman and Lois Angeline Smith John Bushman, son of Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Degan, was born on June 7, 1843, at Nauvoo, Illinois. When he was three years old the Saints were driven from … Continue reading

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John Bushman, first Mormon Resident in Wilford, Arizona

Heart Throbs of the West: Volume 7 The Mormons in Arizona and Colorado Also in the timber country are to be noted Wilford, named in honor of President Wilford Woodruff, and Heber, named for Heber C. Kimball, small settlements fifty … Continue reading

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