Electa Caroline Briggs

Female 1805 - 1889  (84 years)


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  • Name Electa Caroline Briggs 
    Born 26 Jan 1805  Castleton, Rutland, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Endowed (LDS) 20 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nov 1889  Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 10 Nov 1889  Big Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 6487  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115296  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2012 

    Father Allen Briggs,   b. 3 Aug 1783, Berkley, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1836, , , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Read,   b. Abt 1782, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1807, Castleton, Rutland, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Family ID F31080  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Alanson Hemenway,   b. 29 Apr 1791, of, Lockport, Niagra, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1830, Lockport, Niagra, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1822 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F23457  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Daniel Randall Williams,   b. 7 Aug 1802, Lima, Livingston, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1880, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1836  St. Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alma Alanson Williams,   b. 27 Jun 1839, Nodaway, Saint Joseph, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1871, , , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     2. Emily Electa Williams,   b. 23 Sep 1841, Zarahemla, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1918, Big Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Elizabeth Caroline Williams,   b. 19 Dec 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1926, Eden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F23458  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Records by Nauvoo Land and Records

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Women of the Nauvoo Relief Society, page 195
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, page 159
      70’s Record, H Black, page 802
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 6, page 684

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, page 1249
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Kate Carter, Vol 2 pages 338-339
      Nauvoo Seventy Membership, Annotated Index, page 387

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Autobiography of Electa Caroline Briggs WILLIAMS (1805-1885), Holograph, LDS Archives, 8 pages
      Nauvoo Fifth Ward Children's Blessings - Unknown source

      OTHER SOURCES:
      1850 Pottawattamie County Census, H. Black, 2 pages
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: 3 pages
      new.familysearch.org: 4 pages
      rootsweb.com: WorldConnect, 1 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 3 pages
      ancestry.com: 6 pages
      findagrave.com: 12 pages
      tfred.tripod.com/marr-a-j.html: Index of Marriages in St. Joseph County 1832 through 1935 - 2 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Electa C. Williams, Electra Caroline Briggs
      Birth date: abt. 1805
      Birth place: New York, Utah
      Marriage date: 1838, 13 Jun 1836
      Spouse’s name: Lawson (Alanson) Hemingway, Alansen Hemenway, Alanson Hemingway,
      Danl R Williams, D R Williams, Daniel Randal Williams
      Death place: Holladay, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
      Mother’s name: Elizabeth Betsy Read, Betsey Reed

      PARENTS:
      Father: Allen Briggs
      Mother: Elizabeth Read

      BURIAL: Farmington City Cemetery