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John Wesley Adair



Birth18 February 1821Greene County, Alabama, United States
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    Family History Department, Utah, FamilySearch, Early Church Information File, 1830-1900 (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), FHL microfilm no. 1750655, img. 2050-2055.

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sealings and adoptions of the living, 1846-1857; index, 1846-1857 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958), database with images, FamilySearch.org, entry for Westley Adair and Harriet C. Williams ( 8 February 1849), citing "Nauvoo and sealing record 'A'," p. 691, 183374.

    Selected Pension Application Files Relating to the Mormon Battalion, Mexican War, 1846-48 (Washington DC: NARA), can no. 102, bundle no. 27.

    Washington Ward (Utah), Record of members, 1880-1942; annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907-1948 (Salt Lake City, Utah: the Genealogical Society of Utah, [1950], 1958), FHL microfilm no. 027345, item 1, pg. 58, no. 678.

    St. Johns Ward (Arizona), Annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907-1948; record of members, 1879-1939 (Salt Lake City, Utah: the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1952), FHL microfilm no. 002456, item 2, pg. 20.

    George W. Bean, A List of the names of the inhabitants of the Utah settlement, 1849 June 7, entry for Wesley Adair, 18 February 1821; citing MS 27544_f0001_00003.

Death5 May 1903Nutrioso, Apache, Arizona Territory, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for John Wesley Adair, ID: K27R-KSY.

BurialNutrioso Cemetery, Nutrioso, Apache, Arizona Territory, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for John Wesley Adair, ID: K27R-KSY.

FatherThomas Adair
MotherRebecca Brown

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   • Harriet Cordelia Williams
Married8 February 1849Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sealings and adoptions of the living, 1846-1857; index, 1846-1857 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958), p. 691-692, FHL microfilm 183374.

          Children:
               Francis Williams Brooks


   • Rebecca Mangum
MarriedSeptember 1858Washington, Washington, Utah Territory, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for John Wesley Adair and Rebecca Mangum, ID: K27R-KSY and ID: KWVQ-HBT.


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• 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
• 1860Washington, Washington, Utah Territory, United States
• 1880Saint John, Apache, Arizona Territory, United States
• 1900Nutrioso, Apache, Arizona Territory, United States

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• Grave MarkerView Source

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• 1860 Population CensusWashington, Washington, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
• 1870 Population CensusWashington, Washington, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
• 1880 Population CensusSaint John, Apache, Arizona TerritoryExtractImage
• 1900 Population CensusNutrioso Precinct, Apache, Arizona TerritoryExtractImage

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Crossing the Plains

Jonathan H. Holmes/Samuel Thompson 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)

       Departure2 Jul 1848
       Arrival6 Sept 1848

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