Zachariah Bruyn Decker

Male 1817 - 1903  (85 years)


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  • Name Zachariah Bruyn Decker 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 1792  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 22 Jun 1817  Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1840 
    Endowed (LDS) 6 Nov 1852 
    Died 13 Apr 1903  Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I110601  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2014 

    Father Cornelius Johannes Decker,   b. 30 Mar 1789, Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Gertrude Bruyn,   b. 22 Feb 1795, Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1888, Macombe, McDonough, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 12 May 1814  Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36627  Group Sheet

    Family Nancy Bean,   b. 14 Dec 1826, West Troy, Lincoln, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1903, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1849  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Nov 1852  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21366  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Oct 1849 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      T5 R7, Sec 34 NE/4 - 160 acres
      T7 R8, Sec 28 SE/4 - 90 acres
      Hancock County Property Records, NRI, 1 page
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black, Black and Plewe, page 1041-1042
      Hancock County Land Records 1840+, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      LDS 70's Record, before 1850, page 117, 207
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index, LDS Archives, page 39
      Members LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 13, pages 730-734

      HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 9, page 4
      Nauvoo Journal, Vol 2, 1990, page 14

      BIOGRAPHIES
      Mormon Battalion, BYU biographies, Black & Porter, 2 pages
      Mormon Battalion, Carl V Larson, page 82

      OTHER:
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 3 pages
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: 2 pages
      lds.org: Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1 page
      Google Search: zachariahdecker: 8 pages
      findagrave.com: 3 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Zachariah B. decker; Zacariah [Zechar] B. Decker; Zachariah Bruyn Decker, Sr.
      Death Date: 11 April 1902

      PARENTS:
      Father: Cornelius Isaac DECKER
      Mother: Gertrude BRUYN

      CHILDREN: (not in Land and Records Database)
      Mary Williams - adopted (1843)
      Cornelia Lee - adopted (1846)
      Zechariah Bruyn Decker Jr. (1850)
      Gertrude Decker (1851)
      James Bean Decker (1853)
      Cornelius Isaac Decker (1854)
      Nathaniel Alvin Decker (1856)
      Sarah Vilate Decker (1858)
      Harriet Emily Decker (1860)
      Mary Adella Decker (1862)
      George William Decker (1864)
      Joseph Oscar Decker (1866)
      Mahonri Moriancumer Decker (1868)