Elijah Fordham[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1798 - 1879  (81 years)


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  • Name Elijah Fordham 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 10213  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 12 Apr 1798  New York City, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 16 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 23 Sep 1855  [8
    Died 9 Sep 1879  Wellsville, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Sep 1879  Wellsville City Cemetery, Wellsville, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10154  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 

    Father George Fordham 
    Mother Mary Baker 
    Sealed P (LDS) 15 Apr 1983  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7463  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Jane Ann Fisher,   b. 13 Apr 1802, of NY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 23 Nov 1822  New York,New York,NY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. George Fisher Fordham,   b. 21 Apr 1825, New York City, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1922, Franklin, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     2. Ann Eliza Fordham,   b. New York,New York,NY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F24791  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Bithiah Fisher,   b. 12 Apr 1805, Oakland,Oakland,MI,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1836  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1830 
    Children 
     1. Bathia Fordham,   b. 2 Jun 1831, Oakland, Oakland, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1920, Willard,Box Elder,Utah,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Mormon Fordham
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21267  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Elizabeth Hughes 
    Married 21 Mar 1856 
    Family ID F7461  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Anna Bibbins Chaffee,   b. 24 Mar 1811, Ashford, Windham, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1881, Oakland, Alameda, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1838  Ashford, Windham, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Aug 1993  SDIEG Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lydia Lovina Fordham,   b. 28 Jul 1839, New York,New York,NY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Amos Pierre Fordham,   b. 4 Jan 1841, Montrose,Lee,IA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Anna Maria Fordham,   b. 21 May 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Joseph Elijah Fordham,   b. 21 Nov 1847, Des Moines,Polk,IA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Louisa Fordham,   b. 1 Dec 1848, ,,MO,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Emily Adelia Fordham,   b. 8 Dec 1850, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 May 2015 
    Family ID F24792  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Clarissa (BROOKS) Fosdick,   b. 15 Aug 1799, Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1865, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1846 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34505  Group Sheet

    Family 6 Amelia Mary Brown,   b. 18 May 1804, Smithtown, Suffolk, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1877, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1856  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34509  Group Sheet

    Family 7 Jane Marshall McAuslan,   b. 12 Mar 1828, Wickintilbough,Dumbarton,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 Apr 1856  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34510  Group Sheet

    Family 8 Clarissa Fosdick,   b. 15 Aug 1799, Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Feb 1846 
    Family ID F7539  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Wells: Block 12, Lot 4
      Nauvoo : Block 50, Lot 2
      Nauvoo : Block 61, Lot 2
      PROPERTY:
      Wells: Block 12, Lot 4
      Nauvoo : Block 50, Lot 2
      Nauvoo : Block 61, Lot 2
      T7 R8, Sec 32, SE/4 NE/4 NW/4 10 acres
      Property in the Half-breed Tract, Lee Co, Iowa , 66.6

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 22
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 16, pp 741-747
      70's Record, p 261
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 2, pp 1292-1293

      HISTORIES:
      Temple Worker

      BIRTH VARIANT: 8 May 1798

      THE_SECOND_SEVENTY_ELDERS: Kirtland, Ohio, 7 Apr 1836 (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saints..." Appendix E, p. 97)

      ZION'S_CAMP: Member of Zion's Camp (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saints..." Appendix E, p. 93 (recruited from Michigan by Hyrum Smith and Lyman Wight)
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Wells: Block 12, Lot 4
      Nauvoo : Block 50, Lot 2
      Nauvoo : Block 61, Lot 2
      T7 R8, Sec 32, SE/4 NE/4 NW/4 10 acres
      Property in the Half-breed Tract, Lee Co, Iowa , 66.6, p 275
      Original Land and Records File, 1 page
      History of Early Title, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 22
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 16, pp 741-747
      70's Record, H Black, p 261
      70's Record Before 1850, LDS Archives, p 149
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 2, pp 1292-1293
      Nauvoo Temple Laborers and Officers, 4 pages


      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah,pp. 233, 875

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Biography of Elijah Fordham, 10 pages
      Life Sketch of Bithia Fordham Wells, 3 pages


      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 14 pages
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: IGI, 3 pages
      rootsweb.com:World Connect, 9 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Birthdate: 8 March 1798
      Marriage Date to Anna: 3 Oct 1838
      Endowment: 17 Dec 1845, 12 Dec 1845
      Marriage: Elizabeth Hughes 21 Mar 1856 In Salt Lake City

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 261.

    2. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982), , Ohio, 7 Apr 1836 (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saint.

    3. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 2, pp 1292-1293.

    4. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 16, pp 741-747.

    5. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 22.

    6. [S1] Book - A Brief sketch of the life of David Foote, (Genealogical Society of Utah).

    7. [S16445]

    8. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.