Levi Ward Hancock[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17]

Male 1803 - 1882  (79 years)


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  • Name Levi Ward Hancock 
    Born 7 Apr 1803  Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1830 
    Residence 1830  Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Endowed (LDS) 12 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Pottawattamie, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Died 10 Jun 1882  Washington, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10981  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Thomas Hancock,   b. 21 Nov 1763, Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1844, Morley's Settlement (Tioga), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Amy Ward,   b. 28 Feb 1769, Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1847, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 25 Mar 1786  Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 5 Jun 1991  JRIVE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F270  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Clarrisa Reed,   b. 18 Dec 1814, Chesham, Cheshire, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1860  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1833  Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 24 Feb 1849  SDIEG Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Children 
     1. Mosiah Lyman Hancock,   b. 9 Apr 1834, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1909, Hubbard, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Sariah Hancock,   b. 5 Jun 1835, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CHILD
     3. Elizabeth Amy Hancock,   b. 14 May 1836, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Francis Marion Hancock,   b. 16 Apr 1838, Plum Creek, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Reed Hancock,   b. 19 Apr 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Levi W. Hancock,   b. 28 Feb 1847, Indian Mills, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Joseph Smith Hancock,   b. 24 Sep 1849, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Levison Hancock,   b. 9 Jun 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F6137  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Emily Melissa Richey,   b. 12 Mar 1831, , Pickens, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1857, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1849 
    Children 
     1. Emily Melissa Hancock
     2. Temperance Hancock
    Family ID F7940  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Elizabeth Woodville Hovey 
    Married 1852 
    Family ID F7941  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Anna Tew,   b. 18 Jul 1835, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Jul 1857 
    Sealed S (LDS) 26 Jul 1862  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Levison Hancock,   b. 9 Jun 1858, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Zenis Hancock,   b. 8 Jan 1860, Payson, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Zenil Hancock,   b. 8 Jan 1860, Payson, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ether Thomas Hancock,   b. 2 Feb 1862, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Cyrus Hancock,   b. 1 Jul 1865, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Solomon Marcenia Hancock,   b. 3 May 1868, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Samuel Alfred Hancock,   b. 20 Feb 1871, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F7942  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Mary or Maren Mogensen or Morgan 
    Married 9 Aug 1868 
    Family ID F7943  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1830 - Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1833 - Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T7 R8, Sec 25 W/2 Appanoose
      T7 R8, Sec 31 SE 1 acre
      T7 R9, Sec 25 E/2 SE 5 acres
      Nauvoo : Block 146, Lot 4 (part)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 4
      70's Record, p 322
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 20, pp 497-506
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 3, p 1541
      Nauvoo Legion
      Mormon Battalion

      HISTORIES:
      Latter-Day Saint LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, p 188-189
      Autobiography
      "Writings HANCL03A.P Hancock, Levi, Autobiography (1803-1836).BYU.p.29 Available on computer diskette
      Conquerors of the West, pp 995-997

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

      ZION'S_CAMP: Member Zion's Camp

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "Bishop 17 July 1846, V. 1 p. 4"

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 322.

    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 Kirt.

    3. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , by Black and Black, Vol 3, p 1541.

    4. [S121] Book - Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers, 4 vols., Youngberg, Florence C., Compiler, (Sons of the Utah Pioneers, 1999), , pp 995-997.

    5. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University).

    6. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , p 188-189.

    7. [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 20, pp 497-506.

    8. [S82] Book - Mormon Battalion: US Army of the West, 1846-1848, Ricketts, Norma Baldwin.

    9. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 4.

    10. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Autobiography.
      Typescript, Brigham Young University Special Collections

    11. [S492] Internet Link - "A Room of Round Logs with a Dirt Roof: Ute Perkins' Stewardship to Look after Mormon Battalion Families, Eugene H. Perkins and Waldo C. Perkins, (Mormon Historical Studies, Vol 1, No. 1, Spring 2000), Mormon Historical Studies, Spring 2000, p. 61-72.

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

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

    14. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Brigham Young Company, 1848.

    15. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Utah.

    16. [S36] USA - 1860 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Great Salt Lake.

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    18. [S491] Book - Sacred Places Ohio and Illinois, Berrett, LaMar C., Editor, (Deseret Book Company, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2002), p. 5.

    19. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

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