Morris Charles Phelps

Male 1805 - 1876  (70 years)


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  • Name Morris Charles Phelps 
    Born 20 Dec 1805  Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 16 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 22 May 1876  Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 26603  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I135412  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2007 

    Father Spencer Phelps,   b. 24 May 1782,   d. 11 Sep 1865  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Mary Kenneipe,   b. 13 Dec 1784,   d. 22 Apr 1851  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1804 
    Family ID F27775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Laura Clark,   b. 28 Jul 1807, New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1842, Webster, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1825  ,Lawrence, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Paulina Eliza Phelps,   b. 20 Mar 1827, Lawrenceville, Lawrence, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1912, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Mary Ann Phelps,   b. 6 Aug 1829, Peoria, Tazewell, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1912, Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Harriet Wight Phelps,   b. 7 Apr 1832, Independence, Jackson, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1893, Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     4. Joseph Morris Phelps,   b. 2 Jun 1837, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1886  (Age 49 years)
     5. Jacob Spencer Phelps,   b. 8 Jun 1840, Ripley, Pulaski, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1843, Macedonia (Webster), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F30260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Thompson,   b. 20 Mar 1820, Pomfret, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1896, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1842  , Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Laura Ann Phelps,   b. 16 Feb 1843, Macedonia (Webster), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Sarah Diantha Phelps,   b. 25 Feb 1845,   d. 10 Mar 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Hyrum Smith Phelps,   b. 26 Feb 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926, ,,Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F30256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Martha Barker,   b. 14 Jun 1798, Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1888, Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1848  Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F28912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Polly Maria Doyle,   b. 29 Jun 1811, Mount Pleasant, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1879, Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1854 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F25671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Hibbard 1: Block 7, Block 8
      Property Records, Hancock County, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p 16
      Hancock County Marriages, TCGS, p 36
      70's Record, H Black, p 584
      Members LDS, 1830-1848 Susan Easton Black, Vol 34 pp 763-769
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo Balck and Black, Vol 5 pp 2885-2887
      Nauvoo Legion, John Sweeney, 2 pages

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, pg 1104, 206

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      The Life Of Maurice (Morris) Phelps, Irene H Budge, 11 pages


      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 3 pages
      Phelps Family History, 3 pages
      Morris Phelps "Valiant Hearts" by Zula Rich Cole, 17 pages
      Family Pedigree Charts, 4 pages
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: Ancestral File, 2 pages
      rootsweb.com: World Connect, 2 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Birth Place: , New York, USA
      Marriage Date: (Laura Clark) 28 Mar 1826
      Marriage Place: (Laura Clark) Macedonia, Hancock, Illinois, USA
      Death Date: 22 May 1875, Oct, 1887

      NOTE: See final page for Notes from A. Charles Clark with respect to a biography of Ezra Thompson Clark that is
      here in Nauvoo Land and Records office.