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John Linford
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1808
Eltisley
Cambridgeshire, England
Death: Oct. 22, 1856
Uinta County
Wyoming, USA

John Linford died in the Mormon Willie Handcart company on the trail. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Maria Bentley Christian LInford Rich (1813 - 1886)
 
 Children:
  George John Linford (1838 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Oregon - Mormon Trail
and Sixth Crossing of Sweetwater River
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Willie Handcart Company rescue site 21 October 1856 and burial site of John Linford and eight others from that Company.
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John Linford
Born 28 August 1808 England
Died 21 October 1856 at this camp
Faith ~ Courage ~ Sacrifice
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Monument placed by descendants 1998
 
Note: GPS Location- Latitude: 4230'34.48"N Longitude: 10813'37.80"W
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Died in the Mormon Willey Handcart Company. Unknown burial site marked nearby with a commemerative rock.
 
Created by: David Linford
Record added: Jun 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91527067
John Linford
Added by: David Linford
 
 
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