John Hall

ID# 1193, (1839-1926)
Granduncle of June Hall
John Hall
      John Hall was born on 21 November 1839 in Heath Common, Yorkshire, England.1,2 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. They arrived in New Orleans, Louisiana on 11 March 1850. From there, they journeyed up the Mississippi River to St Louis, Missouri.3 The Hall family's journey west began on 24 June 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 September 1852.4 He married Almira Tuttle in 1866.1 He and Almira Tuttle lived in Manti, Sanpete County, Utah. He died on 17 January 1926 in Manti, Utah, at age 86.1,2 He was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete County, Utah.2
Last Edited=5 Dec 2013


  1. [S30] Marie Litchfield Watson, "Richard Hall Sr". (Cardston, Alberta). Copy privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  2. [S648] Find a Grave, online (, entry for John A Hall, Memorial# 18742916.
  3. [S198] Marie Litchfield Watson, "Richard Hall Jr". (Cardston, Alberta). Copy privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  4. [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.