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Orin Mortimer Beckstead



Birth2 February 1830Williamsburg, Dundas, Upper Canada, British North America
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    Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Church History Library), entry for Orrin Bexstead, folder "Companies of 10, schedules, circa 1848 February" (#72), image 13, line 3.

    Selected Pension Application Files Relating to the Mormon Battalion, Mexican War, 1846-48 (Washington DC: NARA), database with images, FamilySearch, Orrin Beckstead; Bureau of Pensions, Washington D.C, FHL microfilm 480131, images 129-274.

    Nevada, U.S., Death Certificates, 1911-1965, database with images, FamilySearch, Orrin Mortimer Beckstead, 9 February 1912; citing Carson, Ormsby, United States, certificate 12-000129; Nevada Department of Health, Carson City, Nevada..

    Mormon Battalion Company A return list, 16 July 1846, Entry for Orin M. Becksted, box 4, folder 8, page 1, line 27.

    Department of the Interior Bureau of Pensions, 1849-1930, Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, ca. 1800 - ca. 1900 (https://catalog.archives.gov/id/567388, May 06,2022), Bounty Land Application File of Private Orrin M. Beckstead, Company A, Mormon Battalion (55-160-115153), 22 images.

Death10 February 1912Carson City, Ormsby, Nevada, United States
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    Nevada, U.S., Death Certificates, 1911-1965, database with images, FamilySearch, Orrin Mortimer Beckstead, 9 February 1912; citing Carson, Ormsby, United States, certificate 12-000129; Nevada Department of Health, Carson City, Nevada..

Burial11 February 1912Lone Mountain Cemetery, Carson City, Ormsby, Nevada, United States
FatherFrancis Beckstead Jr.
MotherMaria Mary Beckstead
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Crossing the Plains

Levi W. Hancock/Jefferson Hunt/James Pace/Andrew Lytle CompanyView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure25-26 Aug 1847
       Arrival11, 16 Oct 1847

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