Elizabeth Degen

Female 1802 - 1878  (75 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Degen 
    Born 12 Sep 1802  Hollstein, Basel, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Baptized (LDS) 2 May 1840 
    Endowed (LDS) 25 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried May 1878  Lehi, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 May 1878  Lehi, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 3905  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I112714  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2007 

    Father John Casper Degen,   b. 18 Jan 1770, Holstein,Baselland,Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Anna Maria Graff,   b. 16 May 1768, Basel,,Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22371  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martin Bushman,   b. 1 Apr 1802, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1870, Lehi, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 20 Mar 1827  Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 10 May 1855 
    Children 
     1. Henry Bushman,   b. 11 Dec 1827, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1828, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Maria Bushman,   b. 31 Jan 1829, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1829, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Jacob Bushman,   b. 27 Jul 1830, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1919  (Age 88 years)
     4. Sarah A. Bushman,   b. 29 Jan 1833, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1917  (Age 84 years)
     5. Abraham Bushman,   b. 19 Jul 1835, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1839, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     6. Elizabeth Bushman,   b. 9 Nov 1837, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1846  (Age 8 years)
     7. Martin Benjamin Bushman,   b. 5 Feb 1841, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennesylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1927, Lehi, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     8. John Bushman,   b. 7 Jun 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1926, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     9. Esther Ann Bushman,   b. 28 Nov 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1846, , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Elias Albert Bushman,   b. 6 Dec 1849, Highland Grove, Pottawatomie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1925, Lehi, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F22370  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p 66
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 13 , pp 743-745, Vol 9, p 136

      HISTORIES:
      Families of Hancock County, p 111
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, DUP, 1996, Vol. 1 p 453
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, 1963, Vol. 6 pp 485-486

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Biography of Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Degen by Rachel Rahman, M.D., 2 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Rootsweb.com: World Connect, Family Group Record 2 pages
      lds.org/churchhistory, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847-1868, 1 page

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Elizabeth Casperdigon