Joshua Mecham[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1773 - 1846  (73 years)


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  • Name Joshua Mecham 
    Born 12 Apr 1773  Lyme, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1839/1843  Nashville Branch, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Endowed (LDS) 25 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Oct 1846  Bonaparte, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 3 Mar 1969  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I11818  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Samuel Mecham,   b. 15 Nov 1739, Norwich, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1811, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Phoebe Main,   b. 16 Nov 1747, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Mar 1763  Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 11 Mar 1989  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8475  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Permela Chapman,   b. 25 Jan 1787, Hanover, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1866  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 5 Apr 1793  Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Sep 1996  WASHI Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Moses Worthen Mecham,   b. 19 Feb 1804, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1878, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Lewis Mecham,   b. 4 Sep 1814, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1895, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Edward Mecham,   b. 22 Feb 1802, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ephraim Mecham,   b. 7 Mar 1808, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1891  (Age 83 years)
    Family ID F8471  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Elizabeth Mayne 
    Family ID F8474  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839/1843 - Nashville Branch, Lee, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T6 R8, Sec 15, NW/4 of the SE/4, 26 Acres

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 63
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 30, pp 530-2
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Balck and Black, Vol 4, pp 2433-35


      BIRTH: VARIANT DATE: 1775

      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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , Nauvoo, by Balck and Black, Vol 4, pp 2433-35.

    2. [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 30, pp 530-2.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 63.

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

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

    6. [S35] Internet Link - Ancestral File, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998).

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    8. [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,).

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