John Hall

ID# 1193, (1839-1926)
Granduncle of June Hall
     John Hall was born on 21 November 1839 in Heath Common, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Richard Hall and Anna Boardley.1 He sailed from Liverpool, England, with his parents Richard Hall and Anna Boardley on 10 January 1850 on the ship Argo with a group of 402 Latter Day Saints led by Elder Jeter/Peter Clinton (the family is listed as "Hull" on the passenger list). They arrived in New Orleans, Louisiana on 11 Mar 1850. From there, they journeyed up the Mississippi River to St Louis Missouri.2 The Hall family's journey west began on 24 Jun 1852 at Kanesville, Iowa (currently Council Bluffs); they travelled with the James McGaw company which consisted of 239 individuals and 54 wagons. The company arrived in Salt Lake on 20 Sep 1852.3 He married Almyra Tuttle in 1866.1 He died in 1926 in Manti, Sanpete County, Utah.1
Last Edited=8 Aug 2013


  1. [S30] Richard Hall Sr, Family history, FAM 004, copy privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  2. [S198] Richard Hall Jr, Family history, FAM 003, copy privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  3. [S1667] James McGaw Emigrating Company Journal, in Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company, General files 1849-1898; (Salt Lake City: LDS Church), reel 1, box 1, fd. 1, viewed at July 2013.