Downey in Bannock County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
Captain Jeﬀerson Hunt, Soldier, Pioneer, Churchman
Born January 20, 1804 in Kentucky - Died May 11, 1879 in Idaho
Erected 1950 by Descendants of Captain Hunt and the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association. (Marker Number 119.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mormon Battalion, and the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association marker series.
Location. 42° 21.267′ N, 112° 2.933′ W. Marker is in Downey, Idaho, in Bannock County. Marker is on State Highway 91, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Downey ID 83234, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Red Rock Pass (within shouting distance Bidwell/Bartleson Trail - Small Brook (approx. 12.6 miles away); The Shoshone (approx. 15.7 miles away); The Earth Will Remember (approx. 15.7 miles away); A Battle Becomes a Massacre (approx. 15.7 miles away); Attack at Bia Ogoi (approx. 15.7 miles away); California Volunteers March to the Bear River (approx. 15.7 miles away); Change and Conflict (approx. 15.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Biography and Photos of Captain Jefferson Hunt and Family. (Submitted on October 31, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2011, by Gwen Cascio of Logan, Utah. This page has been viewed 884 times since then and 125 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 30, 2011, by Gwen Cascio of Logan, Utah. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.