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 John Alma Beal

John Alma Beal

Parma, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death 18 Jun 1902 (aged 65)
Shunesburg, Washington County, Utah, USA
Burial Shunesburg, Washington County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 60433 · View Source
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Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868

Beal, John Alma

Birth Date: 4 Oct. 1836
Death Date: 18 June 1902
Gender: Male
Age: 11 at time of crossing

Company: Heber C. Kimball Company (1848)

Departure: 7 June 1848
Arrival: 24 September 1848

Company Information:
662 individuals were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Winter Quarters, Nebraska.

Family that traveled with him:

Beal, Clarissa Allen (40) Mother
Beal, William (37) Father

Married Lavina Esther DeMill 1860 at Salt Lake City(daughter of Freeborn DeMill and Ann Knight of Manti. Utah, pioneers 1848). She died 1880. Their children; Jbhn Alma, died; Ira Allen b. June 13, 1862, m. Silva Funk; Willis, died; Asa, m. Geneva Funk; Newel Knight, m. Ada Elvira DeMill; Emily P., m. Oscar DeMill; Esther Lavina, died; Raynal, m. Annie Keel; Edgar, m. Almeda DeMill, m. Jennie Keel; Cora, m. Henry Peterson. Family home Manti, Utah. Married Jemima Pecktol in 1880 at Rockville, Utah.

Seventy. Settler of Manti; took active part in protecting it against Indians; assisted to build canals and wagon roads in and around that country. Farmer. Died Jan. 18, 1902, Rockville, Utah.




  • Maintained by: Loose Moose
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60433
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Alma Beal (4 Oct 1836–18 Jun 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60433, citing Shunesburg Cemetery, Shunesburg, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Loose Moose (contributor 46961450) .