Index to
MOLLIE
The Journal of Mollie Dorsey Sanford
in Nebraska and Colorado Territories, 1857 – 1866
University of Nebraska Press, 1959
Compiled by
Arlys R. LaFehr, Betty Renaud, and Florence Shaw
for Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc., 1986
 
This book is a young woman’s diary, and naturally has frequent references to family members.  These people will not be indexed.  Family members include father William Dorsey; mother; Mary E. (Mollie), sisters Dora (Dode), Anna (Nan), and Ada (Addie); brothers Sam, Will, George, Denton (Dent), and Charlie; grandma, grandpa, Uncle George, Uncle Charlie, Aunt Amanda, Aunt Ann, cousin Amanda, cousin Mary, Uncle Henry, Uncle Frank Dorsey, Aunt Eliza, cousin Hattie, cousin Anna, cousin John, cousin Wymond, cousin Tom Wymond, and Uncle Milton.
 
  
SUBJECT Page(s)
ALLEN, Mr. 43
ALLEN, Mrs. 12, 22, 33, 43, 44
ALLENS Hotel 17
Apache Canyon 175
Arkansas River 134, 161, 164, 165, 167
ARMSTRONG, Mr. 8, 10
ARNOLD, Mrs. 86
BAILEY, Judge 104, 106
BAILEY, Judge Mrs. 102, 104, 105
BARLOW, Mr. 8, 9
BARROWS, Capt. (Maj.) 6, 9, 11, 19
Bear Creek 128
Beatrice, NE 118
BENNET, Hiram P. (Judge) 132, 146
BENNET, Mr. 46, 52, 54, 56, 60, 63, 75
Bents New Fort 161
Big Blue River 118
BLACK KETTLE 164
BLAKE, Mr. 63, 66, 83
BLAKE, Mrs. 63, 66, 83, 180
BOND, Jim 99, 100, 138
BOND, Mrs. 82, 83, 97-101
BONESTEEL, Lt. 160, 166, 167, 178
BOONE, Albert Gallatin 165
BOONE, Daniel 165
BOONE, Maggie 167
BOOTH, J. Wilkes 191
Boulder Creek 137
Boulder, CO. 136, 137
BOULWARE, Mrs. 17
BOULWARE, Pamelia 19, 21, 24-28, 70
BRADFORD, Allen M. 101
BRADSTREET, Mrs. 178
BRADWAY, Dr. 101
BREACH, Mrs. 154, 155
BRONDSALL, Dr. 190
BROWN, Henry 29, 30, 34, 71, 121
Brownville 10
BURNHAM, Mrs. 20-116
BURNHAM, Sam 68, 70
Bushwackers (Jayhawkers) 182, 183
BYERS, W.N. 152
BYRAM, Peter 70, 72, 91, 92, 171
Camp McKean (Ft. McPherson) 122
Camp Weld 158, 169, 170, 175, 184, 185
CAMPBELL Family 47
CAMPBELL, Dr. 101
CANBY, E.R.S. Gen. 167, 172
Central City, CO 134, 158
CHEENY 11
Cherry Creek 131, 184
CHILCOTT, George M. Hon. 159
CHIVINGTON, John M. Rev. (Maj.) 75, 79, 125, 155, 158
CHIVINGTON, Sallie 136
CHIVINGTON, Tom 125
CLARK, Minnie Mrs. 115-131
CLARK, Mr. 115-117, 120, 122, 124, 126-128
COLE, Mr. 87, 88, 91, 92
COLE, Mrs. 87, 88, 91, 92
Colorado 115-throughout
Colorado City 163
Colorado Legistature 106, 159
Colorado Supreme Court 106
Colorado Transcript 115
Colorado Volunteers 1st Reg. ix, 158, 173
Colorado Volunteers 2nd Reg. 170, 175
COOK, Andrew Jackson 58, 61, 63
CORNELL, Mr. 19-70
Cotner Medical College 7
Cottonwood Springs 122
Cub Creek 119
DAILY, Mr. 22-126
DECKER, Mr. 104, 142,155
DECKER, Mrs. 104, 142, 146, 147, 155
Denver 115 and throughout
Denver Post 146
DORSEY Family see above
DRAKE, Mr. 105
DRAPER, Joel 90
EAMEN, Mollie 71
EUBANK ranch 190
EUBANK, Isabelle (Belle, Bell) 189
EUBANK, William Jr. Mrs. 190
FAVORITE, Mr. 46, 56, 63, 64
Fire 186
Flood 184
Fort Kearney viii, 120, 122
Fort Logan 190
Fort Lyon (see Ft. Wise)  
Fort McPherson (Camp McKean) 122
Fort Union, NM 167
Fort Wise (Ft. Lyon) 150, 161, 163, 167, 174
FREMONT, General 129
FREMONTS Orchard 129, 186
Fullerton, NE 195
GEDNEY, George 82, 98, 99, 101, 109-111, 174
GILMAN ranch 122
GILMAN, Jeremiah 122
GILMAN, John K. 122
GILPIN, William Gov. 157, 171
GIRADOT, Hippolyte (Henry) 90, 159, 164, 165
GLOTFETTER, Jennie 152
GLOTFETTER, Mrs. 151
Gold Hill, CO 133 and thoughout
Golden, CO 115
Grasshoppers 192
Gregory, CO 151
GREGORY, John H. 151
GREGORY, Richard (Dick) 17-20, 22, 26, 35
HAMLIN House 98, 180
HAMLIN, Mrs. 74, 98
HARRIS, Frank 151, 155, 161, 166
HARRIS, Kate 181
HARRIS, Sam 109 and throughout
HARVEY, Henry 116, 117, 141, 181
HARVEY, Mr. 98
HARWEL, Mr. 71, 73, 74, 98
HAZEL DELL 32 and throughout
Helena, NE 46
HEMPHILL, Will 29, 36
Hill (see Gold Hill)  
HILL, Mr. 9, 10
HOCHSTETTER house 57
HOCHSTETTER, Joseph (Joe) 45
HOCHSTETTER, Mr. 39, 41, 45
HOCHSTETTER, Mrs. 20, 24, 42, 44, 45, 66
HOLDEN, Mr. 49, 60, 78, 83, 93, 97
HOLLY & HOLT 137, 139-141, 146, 151, 153
HOLLY, Charles F. Judge 106-179
HOLLY, Grandmother 106
HOLLY, Julia 179
HOLLY, Mrs. 106
HOLMAN, Joe 10, 11
HOLT, Dr. 139
HORNIDAY, Mr. 4
HULLS ranch 167, 169
HYATT, Jim 4, 5, 8, 25
Indianapolis, IN 1, 2, 5
Indians 122, 123, 129, 186, 187, 190
IRISH, Mr. 10, 11
Kansas Territory 9
Kansas-Nebraska Act viii, 120, 122
Kearney, NE 71
LATTA, William S. Dr. 6, 10, 11
Left Hand Creek (Gulch) 147, 150, 153
LEWIS, Capt. 172
LINCOLN, Abraham (Pres.) 146, 177, 191
Lincoln, NE 7, 195, 196
Little Blue River 120, 190
Little Nemaha River 17, 29
Little Sandy Creek 119
LOCHMAN, Mrs. 139, 140
LOGAN, Samuel M. Capt. 164
Louisville, KY 6
Majors Grove, NE 71
MANN, Mr. 35, 36
MAPES, Alexander A. 59, 181
MARBLE, Danny 190
MASON, Mr. 126
McBROOM, Emma 156
McBROOM, Eva 156
McBROOM, John 156, 191
McCANLIN, Mrs. 142
McKNIGHT, Mr. 133, 137,138
McWILLIAMS, Mr. 30
MILLER, Mrs. 8
Missouri Hotel 4
MOORE, Frank 69
MOORE, Mr. 69
MORTON, Johnnie 89-91
Nebraska 2nd Cav. Reg. 7
Nebraska City vii, 1,11, and throughout
Nebraska Terr. Legislature 101
Nebraska Territory vii, viii, 12, 152
North Street Chapel 2, 27
O'FALLANS Bluffs 126
Omaha, NE ix, 12
Oregon Trail 122
Otoe County, NE 195
PEARMAN, Font 104, 106
PHILPOT, Miss 47
Pigeon's Ranch, NM 172
PIKE, Mr. 58
Pike's Peak 115, 127
Pike's Peak Gold Rush (1859) viii, 120, 122
Planters Hotel 11
Platte River 120, 122, 128, 156, 185
POLLOCK, Tom 171
POWEL, Mr. 66, 77
PRESTON, Lily 71, 85, 97
PRESTON, Mr. 71, 73
PRESTON, Mrs. 71-107
PURCELL, Mr. 8, 10
RANKIN, Dr. 133
RANKIN, Dr. Mrs. 141
RENTER, Henry 163
RICHARDSON, Mrs. 177, 180
Rocky Mountain News 152, 189
ROPER, Laura 189
RUSSELL, MAJORS & WADDELL Co. viii, 69, 106
SANBORN, George L. Capt. 160, 166,169, 173, 178
Sand Creek Affair ix
SANFORD, Albert Byron (Bertie) 177, 196
SANFORD, Byron N. (By) 20 and throughout
SANFORD, Dora Belle 196
SANFORD, Emma 192
SANFORD, George 193
SANFORD, Minnie Mrs. 160-189
SCUDDER, Libbie P. 6-11, 18, 64
SHELLENBERGER, Mollie 2, 18, 24, 25, 38, 64
SIBLEY, Henry H. Gen. ix, 167
Silver Heels (boat) 6, 19
SLAUGHTER, Bradner 196
SLOUGH, Col. 173
SMITH, "Gilpin Gov." 164
SMITH, (Squaw) 164
SMITH, Jack 164
SMITH, John Simpson 164
SNYDER, Olive 196
Soda Springs 163
SOFFs, Lt. 175
SOFFS, Sallie (Vanpelt) Mrs. 175
SOPRIS, Irene 170, 171, 173-175
SOPRIS, Richard Capt. 160, 169, 170
SPRINGER, Jen 4
St. Joe (road) 119, 120
St. Louis, MO 5, 6
State Hist. Soc. of CO 196
State University, Boulder 195
STROAT, George 104-106
Tecumseh, NE 35, 109
Terr. Supreme Court 101
TOWLES, Mrs. 187
TOWNSENDS 77, 78, 94
TUCKER, George 51-180
TUCKER, Mrs. 112, 115
U.S. Congress 101
U.S. Mint 192, 195
U.S. Senate 159
University of Denver 196
UNNAMED, Eliza Noel 145, 147
UNNAMED, John (bro. of Mrs. Burnham) 25
UNNAMED, Ned (bro. of Mrs. Burnham) 116, 118, 127-129
UNNAMED, Patrick 148
VAN TELL, Mr. 136
VANPELT (see Mrs. Sallie SOFFS)  
VINCENT, Mr. 51, 52
Werton (town) 7
West George 115
Western Mountaineer 115
WHITFORD, William Clark 172
Whitsit Court 3, 41
WILLIAMS, Albert Nathaniel Sr. 196
WILLIAMS, Arthur Henry 196
WILSON, Miss 78, 83, 97
WOODROW, Mr. 156, 157, 163
WOODROW, Mrs. 156, 157, 163
WOODS, Mr. 189
WYMOND, Tom 135
WYNCOP, Col. 189, 190