Hole-in-the-Rock Landmarks and People

Hole-in-the-Rock Landmarks and People
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January 12, 2010

Gurr, William Heber and Anna Hanson

William Heber Gurr 1856-1933) was born 12 October 1856 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.  His parents were William Gurr (1834-1913) and Sarah Elizabeth Barker (1837-1902).   William died 1 August 1933 in Parowan, Iron, Utah.
He married Anna Hanson 10 April 1878
Anna was born (1858-1935)
They had nine children, William being the oldest, and just a toddler when they left from Parowan to travel to San Juan.

Child with them: William John Gurr (1878-1955)

William Heber Gurr  was ranching in Montezuma Canyon in 1880, and was friends with Zechariah Decker Jr.
Australian LDS Emigration for 1853-1868 lists a William Heber Gurr  He emmigrated in 1857.

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