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Isaac Behunin - Truly a Pioneer Builder

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 11
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1979
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s66w9876
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323200
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66w9876

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Title Isaac Behunin - Truly a Pioneer Builder
Description a little girl who was frail and 111, died during the night and her young sister round her in the morning dead in bed by her side> They and bury her by the roadside, and then continue on their way. The group finally did arrive at the Salt Lake Valley and were them. The Behunins were able to find a one room cabin, and Isaac see and talk with the newly arrived company and they assembled Co where they hoped to have snelter from [he winter weather, which wa3 due at any moment. Many of the other people laughed and kidded This dugout was a short distance west of where Ephraim s Main Street is now and two or three rods north of Center Street along a trees grew along its banks. In a few days the dugout was finished and the Behunin family moved into a large, warm, dry room with a storm, and by candle-light, tHey thanked their Heavenlv Father for away from the dugout and were quickly snatched away by the Indians, white people in gfat 1 tude for the TQeat tiiat had saved their tribe Isaac staked a claim along Pine Creek. He felt that being near they were forced to seek protection for short periods of time at the County Court granted him the use of the water of Pine Creek for mill road was made up the canyon in order to get logs and timber for Elmena when she gave birth to another son. They named this child Benjamin. In the months that followed, the Indians seemed quite unsettled, yard alone. When Elmena baked bread they could sioeJ.1 it for miles -65-
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Identifier 078_Isaac Behunin - Truly a Pioneer Builder.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 11
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 323127
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66w9876/323127