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MMM Accused perpetrators
A Virtual Cemetery created by: Chesnut/Behunin Descendant
Description: John Doyle Lee was the only perpetrator tried and convicted of this Massacre. How did he kill 120 men, women and children, by himself? And contain at least 17 possibly 19 children 'too young to tell the tale.----------- "9 Men were indicted in 1874 for murder or conspiracy:. *William H. Dame *Major John H. Higbee:*Isaac C. Haight*Major John D. Lee: Constable, Judge and Indian Agent.*Phillip Klingensmith: Bishop in church, Private in Militia. William C. Stewart Ellott Willden Samuel Jukes George Adair, Jr. ------------In the early part of the year 1859. Judge Cradlebaugh"""{{{{{"I went from the Meadows to Cedar City; the distance is thirty-five or forty miles. I contemplated holding an examining court there, should Gen. Johnson furnish me protection, and also protect witnesses, and furnish the Marshal a posse to aid in making arrests. While there I issued warrants, on affidavits filed before me, for-------and issued the arrest of the following named persons:----- "Jacob Haight, President of the Cedar City Stake; Bishop John M. Higbee and Bishop John D. Lee; Columbus Freeman, William Slade, John Willis, William Riggs, _____ Ingram, Daniel McFarlan, William Siewart, Ira Allen and son, Thomas Cartwright, E. Welean, William Halley, Jabes Nomlen, John Mangum, James Price, John W. Adair, _____ Tyler, Joseph Smith, Samuel Pollock, John McFarlan, Nephi Johnson, _____ Thornton, Joel White, _____ Harrison, Charles Hopkins. Joseph Elang, Samuel Lewis, Sims Matheney, James Mangum, Harrison Pierce, Samuel Adair, F. C. McDulange, Wm. Bateman, Ezra Curtis, and Alexander Loveridge.}}}}.------------ The others on this list are "Claimed by Lee to have been participants in the massacre, or privy of. -------Lee with William Bateman carried the flag of Truce into the Emigrants corral. Samuel Knight and Samuel McMurdy drove the two wagon into the corral to collect the wounded, young children and weapons.------- This info is from other depositions collected. Not just John Doyle Lee. He was excommunicated {cut off from the LDS Church.}If I had read this somewhere I had forgotten it; -----"Reinstating of Lee's church membership April 20, 1961"
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Adair, George Washington 8402049
b. Jun. 27, 1837 d. Sep. 9, 1909
East Hammond Cemetery
Bloomfield
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Allen, Ira 21958264
b. Apr. 27, 1814 d. Dec. 21, 1900
Hyrum City Cemetery
Hyrum
Cache County
Utah, USA
Arthur, Benjamin Abel 102975
b. Apr. 26, 1834 d. Feb. 24, 1883
Mountain View Cemetery
Beaver
Beaver County
Utah, USA
Bateman, William 59043339
b. Apr. 23, 1824 d. Mar. 19, 1869
Richmond City Cemetery
Richmond
Cache County
Utah, USA
Cartwright, Thomas Henry 6489264
b. Dec. 23, 1814 d. Jan. 9, 1873
Mountain View Cemetery
Beaver
Beaver County
Utah, USA
Clark, John Wesley 52353
b. Jan. 12, 1818 d. May 25, 1869
Washington City Cemetery
Washington
Washington County
Utah, USA
Clews, Joseph Thomas, Sr 29381685
b. Aug. 31, 1831 d. Sep. 3, 1894
Pioneer Memorial Cemetery
San Bernardino
San Bernardino County
California, USA
Coleman, Prime Thornton 48003528
b. Sep. 22, 1832 d. Aug. 19, 1905
Thatcher Cemetery
Thatcher
Graham County
Arizona, USA
Curtis, Ezra Houghton 9055559
b. Feb. 19, 1823 d. Aug. 28, 1915
Aurora Cemetery
Aurora
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Dame, William Horne 11535950
b. Jul. 15, 1819 d. Aug. 16, 1884
Parowan City Cemetery
Parowan
Iron County
Utah, USA
Durfee, Jabez 9065955
b. May 12, 1828 d. Dec. 27, 1883
Aurora Cemetery
Aurora
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Edwards, Eliezer 20413174
b. 1824 d. 1893
Goshen City Cemetery
Goshen
Utah County
Utah, USA
Freeman, Columbus Reed 39837531
b. Jun. 7, 1838 d. Apr. 25, 1907
Safford City Cemetery
Safford
Graham County
Arizona, USA
Haight, Isaac Chauncey 11183221
b. May 27, 1813 d. Sep. 8, 1886
Thatcher Cemetery
Thatcher
Graham County
Arizona, USA
Hamblin, Oscar 54179426
b. Apr. 4, 1833 d. Nov. 8, 1862
Minersville Cemetery
Minersville
Beaver County
Utah, USA
Harrison, Richard 41157
b. Mar. 8, 1808 d. Mar. 4, 1882
Pinto Cemetery
Pinto
Washington County
Utah, USA
Hatch, Ira 75311938
b. Aug. 5, 1835 d. Sep. 30, 1909
Kirtland Cemetery
Kirtland
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Hawley, William S 57505856
b. Dec. 20, 1829 d. May 29, 1893
Oasis Cemetery
Oasis
Millard County
Utah, USA
Higbee, John Mount 48783989
b. May 6, 1827 d. Dec. 11, 1904
Cedar City Cemetery
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA
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Hopkins, Pvt Charles A. 31006899
b. Feb. 20, 1810 d. Oct. 12, 1863
Fillmore Cemetery
Fillmore
Millard County
Utah, USA
Hunter, George 43718909
b. Mar. 30, 1828 d. Apr. 1, 1882
Cedar City Cemetery
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA
Jewkes, Samuel 19048808
b. Mar. 23, 1823 d. Aug. 21, 1900
Orangeville City Cemetery
Orangeville
Emery County
Utah, USA
Johnson, Nephi 9263771
b. Dec. 12, 1833 d. Jun. 21, 1919
Mesquite City Cemetery
Mesquite
Clark County
Nevada, USA
Klingensmith, Philip 114053488
b. Apr. 3, 1815 d. 1881
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Knight, Samuel 42044
b. Oct. 14, 1832 d. Feb. 12, 1910
Santa Clara Cemetery
Santa Clara
Washington County
Utah, USA
Leavitt, Dudley 7056008
b. Aug. 31, 1830 d. Oct. 15, 1908
Bunkerville Cemetery
Bunkerville
Clark County
Nevada, USA
Lee, John Doyle 20490902
b. Sep. 6, 1812 d. Mar. 23, 1877
Panguitch City Cemetery
Panguitch
Garfield County
Utah, USA
Macfarlane, Daniel Sinclair 43703993
b. Jun. 22, 1837 d. Oct. 21, 1914
Cedar City Cemetery
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA
McMurdie, Samuel 38189257
b. Sep. 24, 1830 d. Jun. 4, 1922
Paradise Cemetery
Paradise
Cache County
Utah, USA
Pearce, Harrison 78083
b. Dec. 17, 1818 d. May 28, 1889
Saint George City Cemeter...
Saint George
Washington County
Utah, USA
Pearce, James 40250640
b. Mar. 6, 1839 d. Feb. 17, 1922
Taylor Cemetery
Taylor
Navajo County
Arizona, USA
Smith, George Albert 6280503
b. Jun. 26, 1817 d. Sep. 1, 1875
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Stewart, William C. 48923705
b. Feb. 18, 1826 d. Feb. 22, 1894
Cedar City Cemetery
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA
Tullis, David Wilson ""David W."" 41209
b. Jun. 3, 1833 d. Nov. 26, 1902
Pinto Cemetery
Pinto
Washington County
Utah, USA
Urie, John Main 17846025
b. Apr. 28, 1835 d. Feb. 11, 1921
Cedar City Cemetery
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA
Willden, Ellott 103017
b. Sep. 28, 1833 d. Oct. 1, 1920
Mountain View Cemetery
Beaver
Beaver County
Utah, USA
Young, William Alma 53223
b. Aug. 28, 1804 d. Sep. 3, 1875
Washington City Cemetery
Washington
Washington County
Utah, USA
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