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John Fisher
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1842
Kent, England
Death: Oct. 23, 1905, USA

John left England in 1854 with his parents, Thomas and Jane (Christon) Fisher. After a six week voyage they landed at New Orleans on May 29 and arrived Salt Lake City on October 28, 1854 with the Robert L.Campbell Company. In 1860 he became a Pony Express rider on the route between Salt Lake City and Robert's Creek. After the Pony Express quit running John became a stage driver for the 250 mile stretch between Salt Lake City and Shell Creek, Nevada. He married Josephine Lyon August 15, 1863, and they resided in Bountiful, Utah Territory. He married Harriet Knighton April 11, 1878. John Fisher was a Mayor of Bountiful, Justice of the Peace,Probate Judge and a member of the Utah Territorial Legislature.


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Loose Moose and John Graham

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Frederick Fisher (1811 - 1887)
  Jane Christon Fisher (1812 - 1902)
 
 Spouses:
  Harriet Knighton Fisher (1860 - 1939)
  Josephine Rosetta Lyon Fisher (1844 - 1924)*
 
 Children:
  John Ivan Fisher (1864 - 1869)*
  Sylvia J. Fisher (1866 - 1869)*
  Minnie J. Fisher (1868 - 1869)*
  Thomas Lyon Fisher (1871 - 1970)*
  Rosetta Linnie Fisher Hanson (1872 - 1914)*
  George Howard Fisher (1879 - 1955)*
  Roy Christon Fisher (1890 - 1974)*
  Harriett Elizabeth Fisher Moss (1899 - 1983)*
  Minnie Jane Fisher Toone (1904 - 1978)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas William John Fisher (1835 - 1874)*
  Jane Elizabeth Fisher (1837 - 1840)*
  William Frederick Fisher (1839 - 1919)*
  John Fisher (1842 - 1905)
  Mary Ann Fisher Egan (1844 - 1887)*
  Georgina Fisher (1846 - 1854)*
  George Christon Fisher (1858 - 1895)**
  Albert Henry Fisher (1860 - 1862)**
  Effie Euginie Fisher (1862 - 1867)**
  Lilly May Fisher Muir (1865 - 1953)**
  Victor Edward Fisher (1867 - 1885)**
  Richard Erastus Fisher (1869 - 1870)**
  Inez Fisher Leaker (1871 - 1924)**
  Alfred Ernest Fisher (1874 - 1965)**
  Florence Elizabeth Fisher Parker (1878 - 1952)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bountiful Memorial Park
Bountiful
Davis County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: ChuckNorris
Record added: Jan 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17541896
John Fisher
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John Fisher
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John Fisher
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