William Cooke Mitchell, Sr.[1, 2, 3]

Male 1806 - 1857  (51 years)


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  • Name William Cooke Mitchell 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 14 Jan 1806  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 10 Feb 1840  [4
    Census 1850  Pottawattamie County Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Endowed (LDS) 7 Jul 1852  POFFI Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 20 Jun 1857  Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12168  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2013 

    Father Enoch Mitchell 
    Mother Mary Cook 
    Sealed P (LDS) 12 Sep 1901 
    Family ID F8691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eliza Watson,   b. 16 Mar 1806, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1847  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1852  Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Halvey 
    Married 26 Sep 1852  Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Louisa Moore,   b. 25 Nov 1823, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1877  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1849  , Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ellen Mitchell
    Family ID F3377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Ann Hulda Dalten,   b. 28 Feb 1804, Crowland, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1864, Parowan, Iron, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1852  Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F3934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Eliza Ridsdale,   b. 1 May 1807, Bubwith, Yorkshire East Riding, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1827  , , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Cooke Mitchell, Jr.,   b. 13 Apr 1835, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1911, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Family ID F8684  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 6 Mary Ann Moore,   b. 19 Nov 1821, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1907, Escalante, Garfield, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1852  Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Zetland Mitchell
     2. James Mitchell
     3. Elizabeth Mitchell
     4. John Mitchell
    Family ID F5807  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 2, Lot 69
      Kimball 1st: Block 2, Lot 67
      Kimball 1st: Block 6, Lot 28 N/2 part

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 4, pp 2518 - 21

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Biography, William CookeMitchell I, pp 1-3
      Letter, Florence Mitchell Russell, RE: William Mitchell, Sr.

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for Eliza Mitchel wife of Wm. C. Mitchell, "Eliza Mitchel; age 40 years, 10 mos.; wife of Wm. C. Mitchell; deceased, Jan 11, 1847; birthplace, York, Yorkshire, Eng.; birthdate, Mar. 16, 1806; grave no. 49."

      Transcribers note: Eliza's surname is spelled Mitchel in the record where her husband's is spelled Mitchell.

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

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

    3. [S12323] .

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