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John William Dutson[1, 2]

Male 1828 - 1887  (58 years)


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  • Name John William Dutson  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
    Born 28 Sep 1828  Aylestone Hill, Hereford, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 19 Oct 1828  All Saints Church, Hereford, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Gender Male 
    AFN 1DJ1-JD 
    Occupation 1841  Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Shoemaker Apprentice 
    Emigration 25 Sep 1842  Liverpool, Lancashire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Departure on the Medford 
    Immigration 13 Nov 1842  New Orleans, Orleans Co, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival on the Medford 
    Migration 6 May 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival after a winter layover at St. Louis 
    Ordinance 1844  Nauvoo, Hancock Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ordained to Seventy 
    Military Service 10 Sep 1846 to 17 Sep 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo War 
    Residence 1848  St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ordinance 25 Mar 1855 
    Rebaptism 
    Migration 6 Jun 1857  Iowa City, Johnson Co, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Departure: Jacob Hofheins & Matthew McCune Company 
    Migration 21 Sep 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival: Jacob Hofheins & Matthew McCune Company 
    Occupation 24 Jun 1870  Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Occupation 26 Jun 1880  Leamington, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Died 6 May 1887  Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 10 May 1887  Oak City Cemetery, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4292  default
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2013 

    Father John Dutson,   c. 23 Aug 1801, St. Peter with St. Owen Church, Hereford, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1828, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Mother Ann Green,   b. 12 Oct 1802, Lugwardine, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1893, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1826  St. Peter with St. Owen Church, Hereford, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18, 19
    Family ID F1801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Jane Cowley,   b. 2 Dec 1829, Kirk German, Isle of Man Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1902, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1850  St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • CHILDREN: Some of the children's records are location in the St. Louis Ward Records #1131 pt 176
    Children 
     1. John William Dutson, Jr.,   b. 11 Jun 1851, St. Louis, St. Louis Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1851, St. Louis, St. Louis Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. John Henry Dutson,   b. 1 Aug 1852, St. Louis, St. Louis Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1854, St. Louis, St. Louis Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +3. Rebecca Deseret Dutson,   b. 28 Jan 1855, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1937, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +4. Florence Virginia Dutson,   b. 22 Feb 1857, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1948, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +5. William Erastus Dutson,   b. 4 Dec 1858, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1917, Ririe, Jefferson Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +6. Ann Jane Dutson,   b. 7 Dec 1860, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1950, Provo, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     7. Frank Carling Dutson,   b. 19 May 1863, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1872, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    +8. Richard Daniel Dutson,   b. 15 Nov 1865, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1946, Ririe, Jefferson Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +9. Mathias Caleb Dutson,   b. 3 Jul 1868, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1960, Chatsworth, Los Angeles Co, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +10. Eddie Quayle Dutson,   b. 29 Sep 1870, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1957, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F1791  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Caroline Geneva Jenkins,   b. 30 Jun 1834, St. Pancras, Middlesex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1900, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1858  Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. George Lyman Dutson,   b. 1 Jul 1859, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1908, Grover, Uinta Co (Now Lincoln Co), Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     2. Joseph Willard Dutson,   b. 9 Jan 1862, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1887, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    +3. Elizabeth Eleanor Dutson,   b. 28 Oct 1864, Deseret, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1945, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +4. Christopher Columbus Dutson,   b. 19 Feb 1867, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1947, Roy, Weber Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +5. James Nathaniel Dutson,   b. 9 May 1869, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1947, Tooele, Tooele Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Son Dutson,   b. 11 Aug 1871, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1871, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +7. Samuel Cleamont Dutson,   b. 21 May 1873, Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1973, St. George, Washington Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
    +8. Sarah Ann Geneva Dutson,   b. 12 Apr 1876, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1963, Delta, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F1799  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Frances Emaline "Fanny" Nixon,   b. 1 Feb 1851, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1902, Rigby, Fremont Co (now Jefferson Co), Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1873  Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Frances Anne Dutson,   b. 22 Jan 1874, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1940, Hagerman, Gooding Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Franklin Washington Carling Dutson,   b. 22 Feb 1876, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1878, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +3. Pheby Jane Dutson,   b. 5 Sep 1879, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1900, Leamington, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    +4. William Henry Dutson,   b. 10 Dec 1883, Oak City, Millard Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1927, St. George, Washington Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F1800  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of John William Dutson, taken from a large Sunday School photo. It is unknown who has the original photo
    Photo [1880]
    Photo [1880]
    Photo of Oak City Sunday School in 1880. Pictured are John William Dutson, Joseph Smith Anderson and other relatives. It is unknown who has the original photo. All labeling done by Joseph F. Buchanan.
    New Orleans [circa 1852]
    New Orleans [circa 1852]
    Illustration of an aerial view of New Orleans, circa 1852. Thousands of immigrants entered the United States through this port. Courtesy of the Frances Loeb Library, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University. Posted online by www.theshiplist.com
    Liverpool [12 Jun 1847]
    Liverpool [12 Jun 1847]
    Illustration of the Landing Stage at Liverpool, as shown in the Illustrated News 12 Jun 1847. Liverpool was the primary departure point for most of the emigrants departing for the United States. Photo courtesy of www.theshipslist.com
    All Saints Church [28 Jul 2003]
    All Saints Church [28 Jul 2003]
    Photo of All Saints Church at Hereford, England. John William Dutson was christened here in 1828. Photo by John Salmon, courtesy of Geograph. Used by permission

    Documents
    Christening Record [19 Oct 1828]
    Christening Record [19 Oct 1828]
    Christening record of John Willson Dutson at All Saints Church (bishop's transcripts). Research by Chad G. Nichols
    1841 British Census
    1841 British Census
    1841 British Census of the Phillip Lewis household. John William Dutson was a shoemaker apprentice in this household
    1860 U.S. Census [12 Jul 1860]
    1860 U.S. Census [12 Jul 1860]
    1860 U.S. Census: Two related families - Ann GREEN Dutson Carling, Francis Caleb Carling, & Joseph Mathew Carling; Also John William Dutson Sr, Eliabeth Jane COWLEY Dutson, Caroline Geneva JENKINS Dutson, and children: Rebecca Deseret, Florence Virginia, William Erastus, & George Lyman
    1870 U.S. Census [24 Jun 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census [24 Jun 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census: John William Dutson Sr family - John William Dutson Sr, Elizabeth Jane COWLEY Dutson, and children: Rebecca Deseret, Florence Virginia, William Erastus, Ann Jane, Frank Carling, Richard Daniel, & Mathias Caleb
    1880 U.S. Census [26 Jun 1880]
    1880 U.S. Census [26 Jun 1880]
    1880 U.S. Census of the John Dutson family at Leamington, Millard, Utah. Research by Chad G. Nichols

    Headstones
    Headstone [west]
    Headstone [west]
    Headstone of John William Dutson Sr, Elizabeth Jane COWLEY Dutson, & Caroline Geneva JENKINS Dutson; West inscription is of John
    Headstone [south]
    Headstone [south]
    Headstone of John William Dutson Sr, Elizabeth Jane COWLEY Dutson, & Caroline Geneva JENKINS Dutson; South inscription is of Caroline
    Headstone [north]
    Headstone [north]
    Headstone of John William Dutson Sr, Elizabeth Jane COWLEY Dutson, & Caroline Geneva JENKINS Dutson; North inscription is of Elizabeth Jane
    Headstone
    Headstone
    Headstone of John William Dutson Sr
    Generation Shot [13 Mar 2005]
    Generation Shot [13 Mar 2005]
    Generation shot at the headstone of John William Dutson Sr, Elizabeth Jane COWLEY Dutson, & Caroline Geneva JENKINS Dutson; Pictured are Dennis Nichols (2GGS) & Chad Nichols (3GGS)

    Histories
    History
    History
    History of John William Dutson, a history transcribed from "The Dutson Family History" (pp 10-64), compiled by Louise Lyman Nielson & Dora Dutson Flack; transcription by Joseph F. Buchanan; formatting (to reduce print size) by Chad G. Nichols

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Although headstone reads birthyear 1829, John William Dutson was born in 1828

      CENSUS: Unable to identify John William in the 1841 British Census. His mother has been found, but he is not listed with the family

      RESIDENCE: John lived at 153 Green in St. Louis from 1848 to 1850 with his aunt/uncle Robert and Phoebe GREEN Montgomery

    Residence:
    • Resided with the Philip Green and Robert & Phoebe Montgomery families at 153 Green

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Christening Record - 003716
      1841 British Census - 003331
      Liverpool Port - 003429
      New Orleans Port - 003428
      1860 U.S. Census - 002457
      1870 U.S. Census - 002472
      1880 U.S. Census - 000211
      Photos - 002370, 002378
      History - 002096
      Grave Marker - 001696, 001697, 001698
      Individual Grave Marker - 001701
      Generation Shot - 001774

    2. [S822] Nauvoo Temple Endowment Name Index, Marquardt, H. Michael, ([online] www.xmission.com/~research/family/familypage.htm) (Reliability: 3).
      John Dutson, b. 28 Sep 1825, end. 3 Feb 1846
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    3. [S225] Baptism Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      Original in possession of Nel Lo Bassett

    4. [S57] 1841 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1841 Census for England was taken on the night of 6 June 1841) (Reliability: 3).
      Ewias Harold Comon, Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire - Phillip Lewis Household
      --Phillip Lewis, age 45, Shoemaker, b. Herefordshire
      --Sarah Lewis, age 40, b. Herefordshire
      --John Dutson, age 13, Shoem Ap., b. Hereforeshire

    5. [S241] Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Index, 1847-1868 ©, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : 2004-2007 [online] http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library This index is the most complete listing of individuals and companies in which Mormon pioneer emigrants traveled west to Utah from 1847 through 1868. It is an incomplete listing, as rosters have not been found for all companies. It also identifies sources to learn more about the experiences of each company.) (Reliability: 3).
      Jacob Hofheins/Matthew McCune Company (about 204 individuals and 41 wagons)
      Departure (Iowa City): 6 Jun 1857
      Arrival (Salt Lake Valley): 21 Sep 1857
      --John William Dutson, age 29
      --Elizabeth Jane Cowley Dutson, age 27
      --Rebecca Deseret Dutson, age 2
      --Florence Virginia Dutson, infant

    6. [S229] 1870 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 9th Census, 1870, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 5 (Reliability: 3).
      Fillmore, Millard Co, Utah: John W Dutson, age 40, Farmer, value of real estate 250, value of personal estate 200, birthplace England, foreign parentage; Elizabeth, age 41, Keeping House, birthplace England foreign parentage; Rebecca, age 15, At School, birthplace Missouri; Florence, age 13, At School, birthplace Missouri; William, age 11, At School, birthplace Utah; Ann J, age 9, At Home, birthplace Utah; Frank, age 7, At Home, birthplace Utah; Richd D, age 4, At Home, birthplace Utah; Matthias C, age 1, At Home, birthplace Utah

    7. [S117] 1880 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 10th Census, 1880, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      Leamington, Millard, Utah: "John Dutson," age 50, Farmer, birthplace England, parentage England; "Elizabeth," age 50, Keeping house, birthplace England, parentage England; "William E," age 21, Farm hand, birthplace Utah; "Richard D," age 15, At home, birthplace Utah; "Caleb M," age 12, At home, birthplace Utah; "Eddy Q," age 9, At home, birthplace Utah

    8. [S423] Obituary, VOL 36, NO 19, P 16, COL 4 (Reliability: 3).
      DUTSON--At Oak Creek, Millard County, May 6th, 1887, after a lingering illness of fifteen months, John W. Dutson; born September 28th, 1829, in Herefordshire, England; embraced the Gospel September 24th, 1840; emigrated in 1843, went through many of the trials and persecutions of the Saints in the days of Nauvoo; crossed the plains in 1857; moved to Fillmore and was called from there to Oak Creek in 1871. He held many prominent positions in the Church and at the time of his death was one of the Seven Presidents of the Twenty-first Quorm [sic] of Seventies; was highly respected and was followed to the grave by a numerous and respected family and a large circle of friends and acquaintances.
      Published in the Deseret News; Transcription by Chad G. Nichols

    9. [S381] Grave Marker (Reliability: 3).
      IN
      MEMORY
      OF
      JOHN WILLIAM
      DUTSON
      Born in ENGLAND Sep 28th
      1829.
      Died May 6st 1887.
      ---
      A brave true heart that wore no worldly mask,
      Nor ever shrank from any proving test,
      A strong kind hand ne'er known to shirk us task.
      Now calmly rest.
      Photo & transcription by Chad G. Nichols

    10. [S153] Utah Cemeteries and Burials Database, Utah Department of Community and Economic Development, (Salt Lake City, UT : [2003--, online] http://history.utah.gov/utah_history_research_center/cemetery_burials/), PLOT A-8-6 (Reliability: 3).
      “John William Dutson,” birth 9/28/1829; death 5/6/1887

    11. [S179] Our Dutson Heritage, Bassett, Nel Lo H, (Art City Publishing - Springville, Utah : 2006), P 286 (Reliability: 3).
      John William's LDS baptismal date is recorded in the Autobiography of William Wood, who was baptized at the same time. William Wood recorded his baptism date as 23 Sep 1840

    12. [S176] Dutson Family History, The, Nielson, Louise Lyman & Flack, Dora Dutson, (Utah : 1957, 114p), PP 10-64, 103 (Reliability: 3).
      John William b. 28 Sep 1828 Aylstone Hill, Hereford, Herefordshire; d. 6 May 1887 Oak City, Utah

    13. [S479] Personal Research & Library, Deola D. Turner (deceased), Turner, Deola D. Records from personal archives of Deola Dutson Turner, left in possession of daughter, Julie T. Kump (Reliability: 3).
      John William Dutson born 28 Sep 1829 at Aylstone Hill, Hereford, England; bapt 24 Sep 1840; died 6 May 1887 at Oak City, Utah; Deola indicates a copy of John W Dutson's journal is in the possession of Jay L Hepworth (31 E Rexburg Idaho); Christening record from All Saints Parish Register by Corres

    14. [S877] Personal Research & Library, Nel Lo H. Bassett, Bassett, Nel Lo H., (1055 E Hillcrest Dr, Springville, UT 84663-2152 [email] inbassett # q.com) (Reliability: 3).
      Research Report indicates John William Dutson christened 19 Oct 1828 at All Saints in Hereford, son of John and Anne Dutson of Aylestone Hill; Father's trade was a writer; Searched the Public Record Office (PRO) for seaman records during the years 1828/1829 but found nothing regarding John Dutson

    15. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    16. [S373] Bishop's Transcripts, 1639-1858, Church of England. All Saints Church, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1981) (Reliability: 3).
      John William christened 19 Oct 1828 Hereford (All Saints Church) son of John & Anne Dutson of Aylstone Hill. Dutson (father) was a Writer

    17. [S411] Marriage Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      John Dutson of this Parish and Ann Green of this Parish were married in this Church by Banns this Seventh Day of February in the Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty six By me [Signed Robt. Oakman, Curate]. This Marriage was solemnized between us [Signed John Dutson, Ann Green]. In the Presence of [Signed Jane Green, James Barlow]. No. 113.
      (Copy of marriage record in possession of Nel Lo Bassett; Transcription by Chad G. Nichols)

    18. [S372] Bishop's Transcripts, 1671-1857, Church of England. St. Owen's Church, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1978) (Reliability: 3).
      John Dutson of this Parish and Ann Gree of this Parish were married in this Church by Banns this Seventh Day of February in the Year One Thousand eight hundred and twenty Six By me Robt Oakman Curate. This marriage was solemnized between . In the presence of

    19. [S877] Personal Research & Library, Nel Lo H. Bassett, Bassett, Nel Lo H., (1055 E Hillcrest Dr, Springville, UT 84663-2152 [email] inbassett # q.com) (Reliability: 3).
      In a Research Report mailed 19 Jun 1967, Nel Lo indicates 7 Feb 1826 John Dutson and Ann Green, both of St. Peter Parish, were married in the presences of Jane Green and James Barlow (entry #113)