Joseph Grafton Hovey, Sr

Male 1812 - 1868  (55 years)


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  • Name Joseph Grafton Hovey 
    Suffix Sr  
    Born 17 Nov 1812  Cambridgeport, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 4 Jul 1839 
    Endowed (LDS) 16 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 May 1868  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 22913  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I131722  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2008 

    Father Thomas Hovey, Jr ,   b. 18 Aug 1766, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1829, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Seaver,   b. 31 Jan 1770, of, Brighton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1843, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1793  , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29255  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Martha Ann Webster,   b. 24 Dec 1814, Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1846, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1833  Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, 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. Erston Hovey,   b. Abt 1834,   d. 1841, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 7 years)
     2. Martha A Hovey, twin ,   b. 11 May 1835, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     3. Elizabeth Woodville Hovey, twin ,   b. 11 May 1835, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1879, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     4. Grafton Wallace Hovey,   b. 11 Jan 1838, Berry, Pike, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1838, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Joseph Grafton Hovey, Jr ,   b. 8 Jun 1839, Berry, Pike, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1908, Millville, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Thomas Josiah Hovey,   b. 17 Dec 1842,   d. Aug 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. George Wallace Hovey,   b. 14 Jun 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Hannah A Hovey, twin ,   b. 17 Jul 1845, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1848, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     9. Martha Jane Hovey, twin ,   b. 17 Jan 1845, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1848, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F29040  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Sarah Kendrick Currier,   b. 15 Aug 1806, Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1890, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1847  Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33171  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Sarah Louisa Goodridge,   b. 5 Jun 1832, Lunenburg,, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1851, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1850  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33172  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Lousanna Emeline Goodridge,   b. 24 Mar 1834, Lunenburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1910, Millville, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1852 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F29254  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 May 1868 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Lands & Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo: Block 33, Lot 3
      Wells: Block 24, Lot 3
      Property Records, Hancock County, 3 pages

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 20
      70's Record, H Black, p 377
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 24, pp 63-70
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, Black & Black, Vol 3 pp 1822-1823
      Nauvoo Legion, John Sweeney, 1 page
      Nauvoo Temple Officers and Laborers, Stone Cutter
      Early Mormon Records, 1842 Census, Lyman D Platt, Vol 1 p 30

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, p 134 & p 943
      Conquerors of the West, SUP 1999, p 1152-1153



      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Autobiography of Joseph Grafton Hovey, pp 1-21
      Photographs of Joseph G. Hovey and fourth wife, Lussanah E. Goodridge, 1 page

      OTHER SOURCE:
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: Ancestral File, 2 pages

      VARIANT:
      Birth Place: Newton, Middlesex, MA