Joseph Benson Elder (1835 - 1897) Profile

Joseph Benson Elder

Joseph was a teamster for an independent wagon, but traveled with the James G. Willie Company in 1856. That winter, after being snowed in, he traveled out to meet the relief wagons and afterward arrived in the Salt Lake Valley on November 9, 1856. Two weeks later, he traveled as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming with the Martin Handcart Company.

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Joseph B Elder (1835 - ?) Profile
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Joseph Benson Elder (1835 - 1897) Profile
Joseph Benson Elder (1835 - 1897) Profile

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