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Joseph Franklin MC Cafferty Putting Ephraim on the Map

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 27
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1995
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326335
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60863fm

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Title Joseph Franklin MC Cafferty Putting Ephraim on the Map
Description For many years, on a few acres of ground, Edward K. Tooth was a one-man industry supplying the winter potatoes for the vast majority of the people who lived in Manti The industry ended only because he could no longer carry those one hundred pound sacks up and down the cellar steps fanning in this "long narrow canyon " Pictures courtesy of Lois Kribs DOCUMENTATION SONG OF A CENTURY - Edited by the Centennial Committee Manti. Utah 1849-1949 Tapes recorded by Edward K. Tooth. July 1976 JOSEPH FRANKLIN (J.F.) MC CAFFERTY PITTING EPHRAIM ON THE MAP Roberta Barentsen Non Professional Honorable Mention Historical Essay This history is of my Great-Grandfather. Joseph Franklin (J F ) McCafferty. taken from newspaper and other published articles and the recollections of his granddaughter. Phyllis McCafferty Riley, my mother Our knowledge of his history begins when Great-Grand father Joe (J F. ) McCaffertys father, Lewis, then seven years old, came to the United States in 1845 with his family from their beloved Ireland The family stayed only a short period of time in New York City then moved on to Kentucky He later married Rhoda Robinson, they had three children, Joseph Franklin (J F )(1866) and Hugh Lewis(1868) and Martha (1870) who lived only nine days Much of this data was taken from cemetery tombstones by a grandson Silas (Bish) McCafferty and his wife Bessie, who visited old cemeteries in the St. Joseph. Missouri, area without much success It seemed like a miracle, he relates with tears in his eyes, when they came upon an old private cemetery in Union Star, and there found the graves of Great- 53
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch 27
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326273
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60863fm/326273