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    • mcbooki311p229: "Grandpa's Diary"

    • Beaver County, Utah--History
    • "GRANDPA'S DIARY" (Note: The Author of This Diary Is Unknown) Sun., March 13, 1859 Went to lower Beaver Valley in company with Isaac Grundy, Tarlton Lewis, William Barton and John Blackburn, our object being to find a location for a settlement near...
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    • JOHN M . HIGBEE Mayor 1867-1871 Documentation and Research March 30. 1867.. .List of elections from Utah State Archives TE-0. Election took place Feb. 11, 1867. as follows: Mayor: Aldermen: John M . Higbee Francis Webster John Chatterley From J. M...
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    • the same ship as Henry, was Captain of the first company. The last company left on July 4, and took until sometime in October to reach Salt Lake City. It was unwise to leave Kanesville any later because of bad weather that late in the season. There...
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    • Saturday, January 4: Captain Baker mounted his horse at an early hour and went out in search of a better road, and in a short time came back and reported that he had found a way by which we could avoid climbing any further up the mountain. He...
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    • Note: B.Y.U. Library, 1955: Permission to copy the material from the origmal Henry Lunt diaries was secured through the kindness of William H. Lunt of Locust Lane, Provo, Utah. The originals from whch this copy was made have been returned to the...
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    • was very wet, and I did not have a very comfortable night's lodging. The next morning Henry brought a load of stone coal to the blacksmith's shop where a meeting was held with the brethren in charge of iron, and some business was transacted...
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    • America was on the ocean for six weeks, and she was so seasick that she wished the ship would sink. Elder Lunt put her in the charge of Brother and Sister Swindle who agreed to furnish her a passage over the plains. They proved to be true and...
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    • honored and revered by our children, exalted above al1 other women. 1s this a state of slavery? If so, it is a very pleasant one. We have many privileges guaranteed unto us, one of which is the right to choose our husbands and, arnongst the many...
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    • not the only one. Sarah brings me word that our two mares each had a fine colt, one was killed by the mountain lions and the other drowned in the nver. Such is He--as the sparks fly upward, so is man bom to trouble. It's an easy thing to...
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    • 1didn't harbor such hopes. 1felt it would be a long time before unhappy Mexico would be settled back to normal. My heart was touched at the piight of those men and women who had given the best of their lives for the development of their adopted...
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    • Broughton's d e . On their second Christmas, the Mormons gave a children's party and dance and asked Owen to be Santa Claus (he was ody 20 years old at this time). He ofien brought the young folks to Sarah's home in El Paso so they would have some...
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    • Williams Ranch, Sarah Ann rented, 394; stayed two years, 402 Williams, Sarah, 267 Willis, Bishop, h m Toquerville, 261 Willis, Joshua T., High Coun., 186 Willow Creek (Mona), 23,26 met Wilson, Mary h, Henry Lunt, 190; wrote poem, 191; kom England,...
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    • center then became a farmyard or cattle corral. The water of Coal Creek flowed undcr the wall and through the north side of the enclosure and was utilized for a grist n~ill and other industries. Another field was surveyed and clcared dose by;...
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    • communication other than pony express, and the ride entailed a round trip of 560 miles which the messenger accomplished in six days. This, however, took too much valuable time, as the wicked and unjustiiiat~le deed had been committed before...

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