Monday, August 5, 2013

Mountain Meadows

Darolyne and Collette McCoy at the Mountain Meadows Massacre site. This is the Mormon Tragedy where the people from Arkansas where massacred by the Mormons and the lndians. Jacob Hamlin was the person who testified against John Lee in John Lees trial for the Massacre. Jacob Hamlins wife Rachel was living up here at their summer home where she raised cattle milk cows and sheep in the summer. She was here when the massacre took place. She took in the surviving children. This site is about 30 miles north of St. George.

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