Edmund Durfee

Male 1788 - 1845  (57 years)


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  • Name Edmund Durfee 
    Born 3 Oct 1788  Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 15 May 1831 
    Died 15 Nov 1845  Green Plains, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Endowed (LDS) 24 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 18533  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I127342  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2012 

    Father Perry Durfee,   b. 19 Oct 1795, Triverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Annie Martha Salisbury,   b. Abt 1797 
    Family ID F23592  Group Sheet

    Family Magdalena Pickle,   b. 3 Jun 1788, Stone Arabia, Montgomery, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1850, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1809  Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 21 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martha Durfee,   b. 17 Nov 1811, Lenox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1874, Shunesburg, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Tamma Durfee,   b. 6 Mar 1813, Lenox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1885, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Edmund Durfee, Jr. ,   b. 4 Sep 1814, Lenox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1861, Winnebago, Thurston, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. Polly Durfee,   b. 1815, Lennox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Dolly Durfee,   b. 8 Mar 1816, Lenox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1885, North Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     6. John Durfee,   b. 31 Jan 1818, Lenox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1850  (Age 31 years)
     7. Delana Durfee,   b. 4 Feb 1820, Lenox, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1896, Wallsburg, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     8. William Durfee,   b. 15 Sep 1822, Amboy, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Abraham Durfee,   b. 14 Nov 1825, Amboy, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862  (Age 36 years)
     10. Henry Durfee,   b. 1827, Amboy, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Jabez Durfee,   b. 10 May 1828, Amboy, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1884, Aurora, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     12. Mary Durfee,   b. 21 Mar 1830, Amboy, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1885, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F22989  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 1845 - Green Plains, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 123, NE quarter of Lot 3
      T3 R8: Morley Settlement
      Property Records, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc: 1 page
      The Residents of the City of Nauvoo as Defined by Tax Records, 1839-1846 by Elaine S. Layton, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index, LDS Archives, page 42
      High Priest of Nauvoo and SLC, LDS Archives, page 40
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 14, pages 752-756
      Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Vol 4, 1 page
      Nauvoo Death & Burial Record, page 11
      Nauvoo Sexton Record of Burials, 1 page
      Early Branches of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1830-1850, Lyman D. Platt, pages 22-25

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, page 1307
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 2 pages 320-323; Vol 7 page 416
      Nauvoo Journal, Vol 11 Spring 1999 No 1 pages 153-155
      Mormon Redress, Scroll Petition, Clark Johnson, pages 611, 565-568


      BIOGRAPHIES:
      The Murder of Edmund Durfee, by William G. Hartley, 35 pages
      Mob Violence in Illinois Claims Life of Mormon Elder", Church News, 11 July 1959, 1 page
      Picture of Monument designating site of Morley Settlement at Tioga, Illinois, 2 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 9 pages
      Kirtland Member Records, pages 22, Appendix G page 99, Appendix L page 141
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: 3 pages
      new.familysearch.org: 3 pages
      ancestry.com: 1 page
      findagrave.com: 2 pages
      firstconvertsinmyancestry.blogspot.com: 9 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Edmand; Edmund Durfee, Sr. or Sen.; Edmond Durfey; Edman Durfee
      Birth date: 2 Oct 1786
      Marriage place: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
      Spouse’s name: Lanna; Lana
      Death date: Morley Settlement, Hancock, Illinois

      Note: A new momument was placed on his grave on 5 June 2005 in the Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds