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Henry Pickle Kearns [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born in 1822 in Pennsylvania. He married 5, 6, 7 Clarissa Abbott on 22 Feb 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.

Came West with the Easton Kelsy Company in 1851. Source: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Iowa Branch Index, 1839-1859 (1991) *listed as Karns; FamilySearch, Pedigree Resource File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Other source: LDS Family History Suite.

Clarissa Abbott [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born in 1826 in Cuyahoga, Ohio. She married 4, 5, 6 Henry Pickle Kearns on 22 Feb 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.


Ezra Thornton [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 8 Apr 1789 in Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts. He died on 3 Nov 1836 in Far West, Caldwell, Missouri. He married 3, 4 Harriet Goodrich about 1814 in Hinsdale, Cattaraugus, New York.

Harriet Goodrich [Parents] 1 was born on 14 Jun 1791 in Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut. She died on 1 Nov 1870 in Parowan, Iron, Utah. She was buried on 18 Nov 1870 in Parowan City Cemetery, Parowan, Iron, Utah. She married 2, 3 Ezra Thornton about 1814 in Hinsdale, Cattaraugus, New York.

Listed as a widow on the Winter Quarters' Ward Records.

They had the following children:

  M i Chester Thornton 1 was born on 24 Feb 1816 in Hinsdale, Cattaraugus, New York. He died in Mar 1838.
  M ii Samuel Stratton Thornton
  F iii Louisa Thornton 1, 2 was born on 26 Nov 1819 in Collins, Erie, New York.
  M iv Bascom Thornton 1, 2 was born on 1 Apr 1821 in Collins, Erie, New York. He died in 1830.
  M v Horace Thornton 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 was born on 7 May 1822 in Collins, Erie, New York. He died on 21 Mar 1914 in Manti, Sanpete, Utah.

Basketmaker

Came West with the Brigham Young Company in 1847 and again with the Aaron Johnson Company in 1850.
  F vi Fanny Thornton 1 was born on 1 Feb 1824 in Collins, Erie, New York. She died in 1840.
  F vii Charlotte Thornton 1, 2 was born in 1826 in Collins, Erie, New York.
  F viii Mehetable Thornton 1, 2, 3 was born on 27 Nov 1828 in Olean, Cattaraugus, New York. She died on 7 Feb 1881 in Parowan, Iron, Utah. She was buried on 9 Feb 1881 in Parowan, Iron, Utah.

Buried in Parowan City Cemetery.
  F ix Colista Thornton 1, 2, 3 was born on 26 Apr 1831 in Olean, Cattaraugus, New York.
  M x Stephen Goodrich Thornton 1, 2, 3 was born on 9 Feb 1834 in Collins, Erie, New York. He died on 31 Mar 1918 in Parowan, Iron, Utah. He was buried in Parowan, Iron, Utah.
  M xi Ezra Thornton 1, 2 was born in 1836 in McKean, McKean, Pennsylvania.

Jesse Thornton 1.Jesse married Johanna Hill.

Johanna Hill 1.Johanna married Jesse Thornton.

They had the following children:

  M i Ezra Thornton

Asa Goodrich 1.Asa married Ruth Stratton.

Ruth Stratton 1.Ruth married Asa Goodrich.

They had the following children:

  F i Harriet Goodrich

Jacob Lindsay Workman [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 7 Jul 1812 in Monroe, Overton, Tennessee. He died on 28 Jul 1878 in Virgin City, Washington, Utah. He was buried on 31 Jul 1878 in Virgin City, Washington, Utah. He married 4 Nancy Reader on 15 Aug 1834 in Monroe, Overton County, Tn.

Other marriages:
Harris, Fanny

Nancy Reader [Parents] 1 was born on 12 Feb 1810 in Raleigh, Lincoln, North Carolina. She died on 23 Nov 1846 in Mt. Pisgah, Union, Iowa. She was buried on 25 Nov 1846 in Mt. Pisgah, Union, Iowa. She married 2 Jacob Lindsay Workman on 15 Aug 1834 in Monroe, Overton County, Tn.

They had the following children:

  M i James Thomas Workman 1, 2, 3 was born on 22 Jul 1835 in , Overton, Tennessee. He died on 27 Aug 1907 in Parker, Fremont, Idaho. He was buried on 27 Aug 1907 in Parker, Fremont, Idaho.

Buried in Parker Cemetery.
  M ii Samuel Workman 1 was born on 26 Jan 1837 in Monroe, Overton, Tennessee. He died on 11 Oct 1846 in Mt. Pisgah, Union, Iowa.
  M iii Jacob Reader Workman 1, 2, 3 was born on 19 Aug 1838 in , Overton, Tennessee. He died on 11 Mar 1912 in Vernal, Uintah, Utah. He was buried in Vernal, Uintah, Utah.

Buried in the Vernal City Cemetary (Ancestral File).
  M iv John Alma Workman 1, 2, 3 was born on 19 Dec 1839 in Monroe, Overton, Tennessee. He died on 14 Apr 1904 in Vernal, Uintah, Utah. He was buried on 16 Apr 1904 in Vernal, Uintah, Utah.
  M v William Smoot Workman 1, 2 was born on 7 Nov 1841 in Monroe, Overton, Tennessee. He died on 14 Apr 1903 in , Overton, Tennessee.

William is included in the Brigham Young Company of 1848 list, and one of his sources is the 1850 U.S. Federal Census in Utah (p.88). While William's family is listed on this page, William is not included in the household list, which suggests he did not go West. However another source is Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, vol. 4, p. 3466.
  M vi Hyrum Parley Workman 1, 2, 3 was born on 25 Feb 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died on 11 May 1889 in Snyderville, Summit, Utah. He was buried on 13 May 1889 in Snyderville, Summit, Utah.
  F vii Josephine Workman 1, 2, 3 was born on 27 Jul 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. She died on 23 Aug 1886 in Farmington, Davis, Utah. She was buried on 25 Aug 1886 in Farmington, Davis, Utah.

Ancestral File lists her birthplace as Nauvoo, but the 1850 U.S. Federal Census in Utah lists her birthplace as Iowa.

Nathaniel Hupper Turner 1, 2 was born on 31 Dec 1804 in St. George, Knox, Maine. He died on 7 Feb 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He was buried in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He married 3 Elizabeth (Betsey) Barter in 1830 in St. George, Knox, Maine.

Buried in Mormon Cemetery.

Source: FamilySearch, Personal Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Elizabeth (Betsey) Barter 1, 2 was born on 22 May 1797 in St. George, Knox, Maine. She died on 22 Jan 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. She was buried in Mormon Cemetery, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. She married 3 Nathaniel Hupper Turner in 1830 in St. George, Knox, Maine.

Source: FamilySearch, Personal Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

They had the following children:

  F i Rebecca Willard Turner 1, 2, 3, 4 was born on 18 Jul 1834 in Fort Lincoln, Knox, Maine. She died on 4 Sep 1885 in Fort Apache, Apache, Arizona. She was buried on 6 Sep 1885 in Near Shole, Navajo, Arizona.

Lived with the Benjamin Covey family in Winter Quarters Ward 1. Came West with the Brigham Young Company in 1848 and was probably traveling with Benjamin Covey (he was a captain of 10).

John Workman 1.John married Lydia Bilyeu.

Lydia Bilyeu 1.Lydia married John Workman.

They had the following children:

  M i Jacob Lindsay Workman

William Veach [Parents] 1 was born on 29 Apr 1809 in Hubbard, Trumble, Ohio. He died on 2 Nov 1845 in Montrose, Iowa. He married 2 Nancy Ann Elliott on 14 Jan 1830 in , Trumble, Ohio.

Nancy Ann Elliott [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 25 Dec 1815 in Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania. She died on 28 Jun 1863 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She was buried on 1 Jul 1863. She married 4 William Veach on 14 Jan 1830 in , Trumble, Ohio.

Other marriages:
Grow, Henry

They had the following children:

  M i James Elliott Veach 1, 2 was born on 21 Sep 1831 in Trumble, Ohio. He died in 1910.
  F ii Sarah Jane Veach 1, 2, 3 was born on 26 Oct 1834 in Hubbard, Trumble, Ohio. She died on 21 Mar 1913 in Richmond, Cache, Utah. She was buried in Richmond, Cache, Utah.
  F iii Mary Elizabeth Veach 1, 2, 3 was born on 28 Jan 1836 in Pittsburg, Alleghany, Pennsylvania. She died on 25 Dec 1911 in Salina, Sevier, Utah.
  M iv Lanzia Veach 1 was born on 1 Dec 1836 in Pittsburg, Alleghany, Pennsylvania. He died in Jan 1837.
  F v Margaret Veach 1 was born on 30 Nov 1837 in Pittsburg, Alleghany, Pennsylvania. She died in 1838.
  F vi Julia Melville (Mattie) Veach 1, 2, 3, 4 was born on 10 Mar 1841 in Elmira, Washington, Illinois. She died on 21 Nov 1922 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She was buried on 24 Nov 1922 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.

Buried in the Salt Lake City Cemetery.
  F vii Mary Ann (twin) Veach 1 was born in Jan 1842 in Montrose, Iowa. She died in 1842.
  M viii Joseph Turner (twin) Veach 1 was born in Jan 1842 in Montrose, Iowa. He died in 1842.
  M ix William Veach 1 was born in Nov 1842 in Montrose, Iowa. He died in 1843.
  M x Albert Veach 1 was born in Apr 1843 in Montrose, Iowa. He died in 1843.

James Elliott 1.James married Jane Dunn.

Jane Dunn 1.Jane married James Elliott.

They had the following children:

  F i Nancy Ann Elliott

William Hudson Veach 1.William married Margaret (Peggy) Williams.

Margaret (Peggy) Williams 1.Margaret married William Hudson Veach.

They had the following children:

  M i William Veach

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