Mormon Pioneer

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Tombstone Tuesday – Samuel Carter and Hannah Huntingdon Carter

Photo is taken by Greg and Cindy Thredgold, contributors to Find-a-Grave.  A touching memorial from Samuel and Hannah’s children, the poem at the bottom of the stone reads: “They bravely crossed the ocean wide And here they slumber side by side This monumental marble stands. Loves tribute from their childrens hands When all the storms … Continue reading

Hall, Welsby, Carter, Godbold

Not enough time to post for a couple of months, but I have managed to fit in a few genealogy sessions. Hall family – information from a family member through Genes Reunited on a shared relative, James Robert Henry Hall and his descendants. Added several new members to this family. Welsby family – query through … Continue reading

Mormon Pioneer Family Updated

I’m still working on the Golesworthys, but I took a break today to add some more information about Samuel Carter and his family, who emigrated to Utah in 1862, having joined the LDS. Their trip was paid for by the Perpetual Emigration Fund.