Ginn, John I., 1837-

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John Ginn, printer of Acworth, Georgia, left Independence, Missouri in 1857 with Magraw's Pacific Wagon Road Expedition. At Fort Laramie, he worked for the Commissary Department of the 10th United States Infantry, resigned, and moved on to Fort Bridger where the Mormon militia was in command.

From the description of Mormon and Indian wars [microform] : The Mountain Meadows Massacre, and other tragedies and transactions incident to the Mormon rebellion of 1857 / /by John I. Ginn. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367862619

From the description of Mormon and Indian wars : The Mountain Meadows Massacre, and other tragedies and transactions incident to the Mormon rebellion of 1857 / by John I. Ginn. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702126687

John L. Ginn was a member of a wagon expedition that traveled west from Independence, Missouri, as well as a Captain in the U.S. Army.

From the description of The John L. Ginn papers. [1857-1861]. (University of Utah). WorldCat record id: 191915079

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Washington (State)
Salt Lake City (Utah)
Salt Lake City (Utah)
Utah
United States
Washington (State)
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Indians of North America--Wars--1815-1875
Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857--History--Sources
Indians of North America
Mormons--Indian relations
Mormons--History--19th century
Navajo Indians--Wars
Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857
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Soldiers--United States
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Birth 1837

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