Abraham Hunsaker

Male 1812 - 1889  (76 years)


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  • Name Abraham Hunsaker 
    Born 29 Nov 1812  Jonesboro, Union, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Jan 1889  Honeyville, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Jan 1889  City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 23163  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I131972  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2008 

    Father Jacob hunsaker,   b. 4 Dec 1781, Waynesboro,Franklin,Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1845, Jonesboro,Adams,Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Polly Luce,   b. 24 Sep 1790, Wilson Creek,Boston, Nelson,Kentucky,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1819, Jonesboro, Union,Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1808  Muhlenberg, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records
    Family ID F34681  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Eliza Collins,   b. 5 Mar 1817, Spence, Campbell, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Jan 1833  Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jacob Hunsaker,   b. 22 Oct 1833, Payson, Adams, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary J Hunsaker,   b. 3 Dec 1835, Payson, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1914, Honeyville, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Elizabeth Hunsaker,   b. 17 Nov 1837, Payson, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1894, Oxford, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     4. Lewis Jones Hunsaker,   b. 6 Apr 1839, Payson, Adams, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Allen Collins Hunsaker,   b. 9 Jul 1840, Payson, Adams, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah Hunsaker,   b. 31 Aug 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Nephi Hunsaker,   b. 11 Dec 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Abraham Hunsaker,   b. 16 Sep 1848, ,Sweetwater , Wyoming Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Isaac Hunsaker,   b. 11 Oct 1850, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Israel Hunsaker,   b. 28 Sep 1852, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Franklin Hunsaker,   b. 2 Jul 1855, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Eliza Hunsaker,   b. 29 Oct 1857, , Oneida, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F29325  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Harriett Vernisha Beckstead,   b. 17 Jun 1831, Williamsburg, Dundas, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1905, Honeyville, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1850  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Hunsaker,   b. 8 Aug 1853, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1931, Preston, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F20408  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Margaret Sweeten,   b. 28 Dec 1838, Brooke, Bathurst, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1862, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 5 May 1854  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 5 May 1854 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F31105  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Mary Luckham,   b. 15 Aug 1845, Brooke, Bathurst, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1882  (Age 36 years) 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F25650  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jan 1833 - Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1850 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 May 1854 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      T6 R8, Sec 19 153 acres NE
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black, Black and Plewe, pages 1947-1952
      Property Records, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc: 1 page
      Hancock County Land Records 1840+
      Hancock County Tax Records, page 74
      1840 Federal Census Half Breed Tract Reservation, Lee County, Iowa Territory

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, page 249
      LDS 70’s Record, before 1850, Archives, page 227
      70’s Record, H Black, page 385
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index, LDS Archives, page 72
      Nauvoo Seventy Membership, Annotated Index, page197
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 24, pages 565-574
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 3, page 1845

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneer and Prominent Men of Utah, page 948
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 1 pages 67-69
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 8 pages 87, 155
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 11 page 186
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 17 page 122
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Kate Carter, Vol 4 page 384, 507-508
      Chronicles of Courage, DUP 1991, Vol 5 pages 407-411
      Nauvoo Journal, Vol 2 Date 1990 No 1 page 22
      Nauvoo Journal Vol 2 Date 1990 No 2 page 70
      Conquerors of the West, Vol 2, pages 1176-1180
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Vol 3, pages 415-416
      Mormon Redress Petition, Clark Johnson, page 597
      Mormon Redress, Scroll Petition, Clark Johnson, pages 565-568
      Heartthrobs of the West, DUP, Vol 2 page 426

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Mormon Battalion, page 135
      History of Abraham Hunsaker and his Family, edited by Q. Maurice Hunsaker and Gwen Hunsaker Haws, 1957 (located
      in Land and Records library)
      History of Abraham Hunsaker and his Family, 2nd ed., edited by Gwen Hunsaker Haws and Kenneth B Hunsaker, 2001
      (located in Land and Records library)
      Abraham Hunsaker and His Family (Book in Vault)

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank 3 pages
      Internet Research:
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 2 pages
      findagrave.com: 1 page

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Abram Huntsaker
      Birth place: Faurborough, IL