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James Crookston [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 21 Apr 1785 in Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland. He died on 28 Dec 1846 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory. He was buried in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory. He married 3 Mary Young on 20 May 1820 in Crichton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Other marriages:
Lock, Janet

Died of unknown causes and buried in Grave #47.

Mary Young [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 25 Aug 1782 in Anstruther, Fife, Scotland. She died on 29 Sep 1851 in Glenwood, Mills, Iowa. She married 3 James Crookston on 20 May 1820 in Crichton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Was living with Robert when the 1850 Census was taken. She did not come west with Robert and his family. Source: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Iowa Branch Index, 1839-1859 (1991) *listed as Mary Crookston/Crookstone: Widow of Robert Crookstone; FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

They had the following children:

  M i Robert Crookston
  M ii James Crookston 1 was born in 1823 in Anstruther, Fife, Scotland.

George Crookston 1.George married Katherine Hastie.

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

Katherine Hastie 1.Katherine married George Crookston.

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

They had the following children:

  M i James Crookston

Robert Crookston [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 21 Sep 1821 in Anstruther, Fife, Scotland. He died on 21 Sep 1916 in Logan, Cache, Utah. He was buried on 25 Sep 1916 in Logan, Cache, Utah. He married 4 Ann Welch on 20 Jun 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory.

Came West with the Betz Company in 1852. Source: FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Ann Welch 1, 2, 3 was born on 18 Dec 1826 in Walton, Chesterfield, Derby, England. She died on 3 Feb 1904 in Logan, Cache, Utah. She was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah. She married 4 Robert Crookston on 20 Jun 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory.

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

They had the following children:

  M i George Crookston 1, 2, 3 was born on 27 Jul 1848 in Savanah, Andrew, Missouri. He died on 6 Mar 1862 in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah. He was buried in Moroni, Sanpete, Utah.

Source: FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  M ii William Crookston 1, 2, 3 was born on 18 Oct 1849 in Savanah, Andrew, Missouri. He died on 18 Dec 1904.

Source: FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  M iii John Crookston 1, 2 was born on 1 Jun 1851 in Jackson Point, Holt, Missouri. He died on 29 Sep 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.

Samuel Hunter 1.Samuel married Lydia.

Lydia 1.Lydia married Samuel Hunter.

They had the following children:

  M i Jesse Divine Hunter

Jesse Divine Hunter [Parents] 1 was born on 5 Jul 1806 in Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky. He died on 27 Aug 1877 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. He married 2 Keziah Brown in Dec 1827 in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri.

The family was also listed in the Winter Quarters 1st Ward.

The family is listed in the 1860 U. S. Census living in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel has recorded that Keziah and the children went West in 1847. Where was Jesse?

Keziah Brown 1, 2, 3, 4 was born on 22 Feb 1808 in Davis, Kentucky. She married 5 Jesse Divine Hunter in Dec 1827 in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri.

Jesse D. Hunter served in the Mormon Battalion. His wife, Keziah Brown, and children came West with the Daniel Spencer/Perrigrine Sessions Company in 1847. Source: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Iowa Branch Index, 1839-1859 (1991) *listed as Heziah Hunter: Husband in Army.

They had the following children:

  M i William Hunter 1 was born on 25 Dec 1830 in Greene, Illinois.

William is not listed with his mother and siblings as having went West in 1847, however he is probably on the 1860 census (there is a W. Hunter of the correct age in the household of Jesse and Keziah) in Los Angeles Township.
  M ii Asa Barton Hunter 1, 2 was born on 20 Nov 1832 in Lebanon, St. Clair, Illinois.
  F iii Mary Barton Hunter 1 was born on 15 May 1834 in Lebanon, St. Clair, Illinois.
  M iv Jesse Hunter 1, 2 was born on 8 Jun 1839 in Johnson, Illinois.
  M v Samuel Divined Hunter 1, 2 was born on 9 Apr 1842 in Illinois.
  F vi Martha Hunter 1, 2 was born on 8 Jun 1843 in Illinois.

Alexander McCord 1, 2, 3, 4 was born on 10 Jan 1811 in New York City, New York, New York. He died on 15 Jun 1887 in Harlan, Shelby, Iowa. He married 5, 6 Sybil Brandenburg on 25 Nov 1834 in Scarborough Junction, York, Ontario, Canada.

On the 1850 Census, the family is listed as living in Pottawattamie County, Iowa. On the 1860 Census, the family is listed as living in Gallands Grove, Shelby, Iowa. Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997; FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Alternate death date: 15 July 1888 - Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847-1868.

Alexander McCord served with the Mormon Batallion.

Sybil Brandenburg 1, 2, 3 was born on 27 Feb 1817 in Milton, Ulster, New York. She died on 29 Nov 1900 in Defiance, Shelby, Iowa. She was buried in Gallan's Grove, Shelby, Iowa. She married 4, 5 Alexander McCord on 25 Nov 1834 in Scarborough Junction, York, Ontario, Canada.

Source: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Iowa Branch Index, 1839-1859 (1991) *listed as Sibyl McCord: Husband in Army; FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997.

They had the following children:

  F i Elizabeth McCord 1 was born on 8 Apr 1836 in Canada.
  F ii Ewnias McCord 1 was born on 22 Apr 1839. She died on 12 Dec 1849 in Pottawattamie, Iowa.

Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997.
  M iii William McCord 1, 2 was born on 27 Jul 1842 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died on 24 Jan 1891 in Shelby, Iowa. He was buried in Gallan's Grove, Shelby, Iowa.

Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997.
  M iv Hirum McCord 1, 2, 3 was born on 7 Jun 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died on 25 Oct 1846 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory. He was buried in Cutler's Park, Camp of Israel, Nebraska Territory.

Died of unknown causes. Buried in Cutler's Park, grave #37.

Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997, *listed as Hyana McCord
  M v Warren (Luther) McCord 1 was born about May 1850 in Iowa.

Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997, *listed as Luther McCord.
  M vi Bradley H. McCord 1, 2 was born on 27 Dec 1852 in Grove, Pottawattamie, Iowa. He died on 24 Oct 1919 in Harlan, Shelby, Iowa. He was buried in Harlan, Shelby, Iowa.

Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997; FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  M vii Ichabod McCord 1 was born on 27 Mar 1855 in Shelby, Iowa.

Source: Susan Easton Black, Members of the Mormon Battalion: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance, 1997.

Frederick Ott [Parents] 1 was born on 26 Jul 1818 in Rock Castle, Kentucky. He died 2 in Jan 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He married 3 Nancy Williams Ferguson on 25 Mar 1841 in Clay, Indiana.

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

Nancy Williams Ferguson [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 27 Aug 1822 in , , North Carolina. She died in 1863 in Duncan Retreat, Washington, Utah. She married 3 Frederick Ott on 25 Mar 1841 in Clay, Indiana.

Other marriages:
Elder, Clayborne Montgomery

On the 1860 Census, Nancy was married to Clayborne Elder and living in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah Territory. Source: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Iowa Branch Index, 1839-1859 (1991) *listed as Nancy W. Ott: Widow; FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

They had the following children:

  M i David Benton Ott 1, 2 was born on 10 Mar 1842 in Middleburg, Clay, Indiana. He died on 3 Oct 1920 in Tropic, Garfield, Utah. He was buried on 2 Nov 1920 in Tropic, Garfield, Utah.

Source: FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  M ii Frederick J. Ott 1, 2 was born on 13 Jul 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died on 24 Feb 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory. He was buried in Winter Quarters, Nebraska Territory.

Died of unknown causes. Buried in grave #87. Source: FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

David Barrow Ferguson 1.David married Nancy Rand Pegram.

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

Nancy Rand Pegram 1.Nancy married David Barrow Ferguson.

They had the following children:

  F i Nancy Williams Ferguson

Isaac Ott 1.Isaac married Sarah.

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

Sarah 1.Sarah married Isaac Ott.

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

They had the following children:

  M i Frederick Ott

Clayborne Montgomery Elder [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 2 Jan 1827 in Rutherford, Gibson, Tennessee. He died on 8 Jan 1912 in Leamington, Millard, Utah. He was buried on 10 Jan 1912 in Leamington, Millard, Utah. He married 3 Nancy Williams Ferguson on 9 Feb 1853.

Came West in an undentified Company in 1851.

Nancy Williams Ferguson [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 27 Aug 1822 in , , North Carolina. She died in 1863 in Duncan Retreat, Washington, Utah. She married 3 Clayborne Montgomery Elder on 9 Feb 1853.

Other marriages:
Ott, Frederick

On the 1860 Census, Nancy was married to Clayborne Elder and living in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah Territory. Source: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Iowa Branch Index, 1839-1859 (1991) *listed as Nancy W. Ott: Widow; FamilySearch, Ancestral File, Intellectual Reserve, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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