of Montana Pioneers : constitution, members and officers, with portraits
and maps Montana: The Society, 1899, p. 123
BUTT, born in Montgomery County, Indiana March 7, 1827. Went to
California 1849 and returned 1854 via Nicaragua. Place of departure
for Montana, Missouri; route traveled, across the plains via Colorado;
arrived at Bannack, July 10, 1863. Occupation: farmer and stock
raiser. Last address, fish Creek. Deceased.