Ferron Pioneers ~ 117
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 39° 05.509 W 111° 07.981
12S E 488496 N 4326974
Quick Description: Ferron was named in honor of the pioneer surveyor of Cache County.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 1/23/2012 11:01:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMDK2R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
Views: 3

Long Description:
Daughters of Utah Pioneers
No 117
Erected 1948
Ferron Pioneers
The first permanent settlers of Ferron
arrived Dec. 6,1877. They were Swen Larsen
and son Niels Christian Larsen, Nicholas
Larsen and wife Helena, Peter F. Peterson
and wife, Caroline. The first woman with a
family of children, Ann Singleton Wrigley,
wife of Joseph Wrigley, came in the fall
of 1878. Ferron was named in honor of
A.D. Ferron, pioneer surveyor of Cache
Valley.
Camp Castle - - - Emery County
Marker Name: Ferron Pioneers

Marker Number: 117

Marker Text:
See Long Description


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