Silas Harris

Male 1824 - 1897  (72 years)


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  • Name Silas Harris 
    Born 14 Oct 1824  Bono, Lawrence, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 9 Oct 1836 
    Endowed (LDS) 8 Mar 1851 
    Died 12 Mar 1897  Glendale, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 17488  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126297  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2006 

    Father Moses Harris,   b. 20 Jul 1798, Fitch, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1890, Glendale, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Frances Smith,   b. 18 Apr 1804, Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1891, Glendale, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1824  , Clark, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F27526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 2 Sep 1849  Independence Rock, Natrona, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Silas William Harris,   b. 16 Jun 1850, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alonzo Harris,   b. 4 Dec 1852, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1852, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Melissa Harris,   b. 4 Dec 1852, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1852, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Warren Harris,   b. 12 Feb 1855, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Asa LeRoy Harris,   b. 5 Sep 1857, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Elisabeth Sophia Harris,   b. 17 Feb 1860, Harrisburg, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Sarah Francis Harris,   b. 15 Mar 1862, Washington, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Moses David Harris,   b. 7 Apr 1864, Harrisburg, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. John Riley Harris,   b. 11 Oct 1866, Harrisburg, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Minda Minerva Harris,   b. 25 Mar 1869, Leeds, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Lois Abigail Harris,   b. 18 May 1873, Glendale, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Vernessa Harris,   b. 15 Jan 1876, Glendale, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F27537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members LDS, 1830-1848 Susan Easton Black, Vol 21 pp 148-151

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, p 43
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, Vol 2, pp 130-131
      Mormon Battalion, BYU Biographies, 2 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Mormon Battalion Database, Revised 2 Edition, pp 114-115
      Internet research:
      rootsweb.com: World Connect Project, 2 pages
      ancestry.com: trees, 1 page
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1 page

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      Birth Date: 1825