Curtis Edwin Bolton

Male 1812 - 1890  (77 years)


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  • Name Curtis Edwin Bolton 
    Born 15 Jul 1812  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1842 
    Endowed (LDS) 22 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Jun 1890  Marysvale, Piute, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 2759  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I111568  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2013 

    Father Curtis Bolton,   b. 10 Jun 1783, Chestertown, Kent, Maryland USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1851, New York,, New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Ann Booth,   b. 1785, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1847  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1808  Chestertown, Kent, Maryland USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F33031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eleanor Post,   b. 26 Jan 1808, New York,, New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1837  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1835 
    Children 
     1. Curtis Bolton, Jr.,   b. 3 Jan 1837, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rebecca Bunker,   b. 19 Mar 1810, Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1891, Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1839  , , New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ann Booth Bolton,   b. 14 Aug 1840, Woodburn, Nassau, New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1908, Provo, Utah, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Emma Smith Bolton,   b. 1 Jan 1843, Long Island,, New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1919  (Age 76 years)  [Adopted]
     3. Edwin Young Bolton,   b. 6 Aug 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1902, Granger, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. Jackson Bolton,   b. 11 Oct 1848, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1898, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     5. Matilda Bolton,   b. 2 Nov 1852, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1914, Salina, Sevier, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Mary Rebecca Bolton,   b. 15 Nov 1857, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1905, Provo, Utah, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ellen Coil Merritt,   b. 27 Feb 1823/1830, Troy, Rensselaer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1877, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 1846 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles Gilbert Bolton,   b. 11 Feb 1849, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1912, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. Cornelia Bolton,   b. 7 Jul 1853, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1907, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Elizabeth Bolton,   b. 1855
     4. Lamuella Bolton,   b. 1860, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Will Bolton,   b. Abt 1862, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Sarah Brettell,   b. Sep 1824, St. Lukes, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1882  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Sealed S (LDS) 2 Aug 1869 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33032  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Agnes Post 
    Sealed S (LDS) 4 Aug 1869 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 6 Jane Juliette Post 
    Sealed S (LDS) 4 Aug 1869 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33034  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 7 Mary Elizabeth Powell 
    Sealed S (LDS) 4 Aug 1869 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Lands & Records 4 pages

      PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 5 Lot 55
      Tax Records, 1839-1846 by Elaine S. Layton, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, page 42
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index, LDS Archives, page 15
      High Priest of Nauvoo and SLC, LDS Archives, page 15
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 6, pages 89-92
      Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 1, pages 441-443
      Early Mormon Records, Nauvoo, Lyman D. Platt, Vol 1 page 11

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol 11, pages 269, 317-319
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 12 page 457
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Vol 3, pages 2, 7
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Kate Carter, Vol 6 page 35
      Nauvoo Journal, Vol 3 Date April 1991 No 2 page 52
      Comprehensive History of the Church, B H Roberts, Vol 3 pages 391, 394
      Comprehensive History of the Church, B H Roberts, Vol 4 pages 205-206
      Comprehensive History of the Church, B H Roberts, Vol 5 page 82
      Encyclopedia of Mormonism, David Ludlow, Vol 1 page 213
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, Vol 4 page 334
      Heartthrobs of the West, DUP, Vol 2 pages 121, 287, 288


      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Pioneer Missionary: History, Descendants and Ancestors, compiled by Cleo H. Evans, l968
      Biographies at Land and Records (Book is in the vault at Land and Records)
      Any digital biographies on Land and Records computer
      "Autobiography of Curtis Edwin Bolton Pioneer Missionary," 14 pages


      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 3 pages
      Battle of Nauvoo, History and Biographies, H-21-22, 51, 62, 65, 66, 83; J-1, 60-62, 65-66
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org - family tree: 1 page
      new.familysearch.org: 2 pages
      rootswerb.com: WorldConnect, 3 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 2 pages
      ancestry.com: 4 pages
      findagrave.com 4 pages


      VARIANTS:
      Name: Curtis E. Bolton
      Birth date: 16 Jul 1812, 10 Jul 1812
      Death date; 6 Dec 1890

      PARENTS: (If not in Nauvoo)
      Father: Curtis Bolton
      Mother: Ann
      SPOUSE: (If married after Nauvoo) Sarah Brettell
      BURIAL: Thompsonville Cemetery, Marysvale, Piute County, Utah