Bear River Valley, unorganized U.S. Territory

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  • Page 80

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

    Excerpt:
    was brought up again concerning the emigrant company who pe[rished] [page covered] in the Mountains last winter they were mostly from Independance Clay County Missouri and were a mob company & threatned to drive out the mormons that were in Calafornia & started for Calafornia with that spirit in there hearts but it seemed as though they were ripe for judgement the snows fell upon them 18 feet deep on a level & they died & eat up each other about 40 persons perished & were mostly ...
    Dates:
    July 11, 1847 July 12, 1847
  • Page 97

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

    Excerpt:
    [page torn] [Br] Crow had a young ^grand^ child drowned today. The child's name was Thirlkie August 12, 1847 ~ Thursday [page torn] [12th] Br Crows ^grand^ child was buried today. I commenced to day to lay the [f]oundation [page torn] of our houses the block is laid in the following manner on the East side of the block commencing on the NE corner B Young 4 rooms L Young 2 rooms, H ...
    Dates:
    August 12, 1847 August 13, 1847 August 14, 1847 August 15, 1847