Benjamin Cheney[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1806 - 1896  (89 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Cheney 
    Born 16 May 1806  Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Feb 1896  Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 18 May 1897 
    Endowed (LDS) 1 Sep 1897 
    Person ID I10956  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Prince Elisha Cheney 
    Mother Olive Lincoln 
    Family ID F4764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Snyder,   b. 11 Apr 1813, Ernestown, Lennox And Addington, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Jan 1830  Saint Lawrence, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Hyrum Cheney,   b. 22 Nov 1830, Saint Lawrence, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Isaac Cheney,   b. 29 Sep 1833, , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lovisa Cheney,   b. 15 Jun 1832, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Olive Cheney,   b. 1 Oct 1835, , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Chester Cheney,   b. 5 Oct 1837, , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah Jane Cheney,   b. 11 Sep 1839, Camden, Lennox And Addington, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1928  (Age 88 years)
     7. Rosannah Cheney,   b. 22 Jul 1841, Marion, Grant, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Emily Mariah Cheney
     9. Brigham Cheney,   b. 25 Jan 1846, , Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     10. Maria Cheney,   b. 10 Jan 1844, , Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. William Henry Cheney,   b. 22 Apr 1849, , , Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F4375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T6 R5 Sec 14 E/2 NW/4

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 25, pp 434-436

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for Brigham Jenne son of Benjamin Jenne, "Brigham Jenne; age 1 yr., 10 mos., 2 days; son of Benjamin and Sally Jenne; deceased Dec. 1, 1847; disease inflamation of the lungs; birthplace Kamas, Cook Co., ; birthdate Jan. 25, 1846; grave 273."

  • Sources 
    1. [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 25, pp 434-436.

    2. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    3. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    4. [S11110] .