Robert Pixton

Male 1819 - 1881  (62 years)


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  • Name Robert Pixton 
    Born 27 Feb 1819  Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 6 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Nov 1881  Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 26805  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I135614  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2015 

    Family Elizabeth Cooper,   b. 8 Feb 1820, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1904, Taylorsville, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 5 May 1839  Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F29409  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • FAMILY GROUP RECORD BY NAUVOO LAND AND RECORDS

      PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 6, Lot 35, 5 acres
      Property Transactions, Nauvoo, Hancock County; Black, Black and Plewe; page 3163
      Hancock County Land Records, 1839-1850; Nauvoo Restoration Incorporated; 1 page
      The Residents of the City of Nauvoo as Defined by Tax Records, 1839-1846; Elaine S. Layton; 1
      page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register; Genealogical Society of Utah, 1924; page 304
      70’s Record before 1850, LDS Archives; page 350
      70’s Record, H. Black; page 590-581
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index; LDS Archives; page 112
      Nauvoo Seventy Membership Annotated Index; Harvey B. Black; page 276
      Members LDS, 1830-1848; Susan Easton Black; Vol 35 page 80-84

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah; Frank Esshom; page 130, 1107
      An Enduring Legacy; Daughters of the Utah Pioneers; 1985, Vol 3 page 82
      Our Pioneer Heritage; Daughters of the Utah Pioneers; Vol 6 page 269:Vol 20 page 54-58
      Treasures of Pioneer History; Kate Carter; Vol 4 pages 527-528

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Mormon Battalion, BYU Biographies; Black, Porter, Johnson, & Bloxham; 3 pages
      Mormon Battalion; Carl V. Larson, page 191

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank: seven entries




      OTHER SOURCES; (cont'd)
      Internet Research:
      Mormonmigration.lib.byu: Liverpool to New Orleans on Tyrian, 1841; biography; 3 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel; Jonathan H. Holmes/Samuel Thompson Company (1848),
      Henson Walker Company (1865); 2 pages
      familysearch.org: family tree; Marriage in England Lancashire Chesshire, Yorkshire Parish Register, 1603-1910; photograph;
      5 pages
      ancestry.com: family tree, death notice, obituary, funeral service, 1 page
      findagrave.com 1 page

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Robert Pixton Sr; Pickstone; Piscton
      Birth date: March; 1818
      Marriage place: Prestwich, Lancashire, England; Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England
      Burial date: 26 Nov 1881
      Burial place: Salt Lake City

      PARENTS:
      Father: George Pixton
      Mother: Mary Hankinson

      SPOUSES:
      #2. Mary Cooper md 20 June 1868 in Salt Lake City
      #3. Rebecca Palmer Savage md 20 June 1868 in Salt Lake City
      #4. Martha Silcock md 25 June 1869 in Salt Lake City
      #5. Lucy Tagg md 31 Oct 1870 in Salt Lake City

      CHILDREN: (not in Nauvoo Land and Records Data Base)
      of Elizbeth Cooper
      Charlotte Pixton (1840)
      George Pixton (1841)
      Mary Elizabeth Pixton (1844)
      John Heleman Pixton (1846
      Robert Pixton Jr. (1850)
      Elizabeth Pixton (1852)
      Willard C. Pixton (1854)
      Sarah Pixton (1857)
      Joseph Cooper Pixton (1858)
      Sarah Hankinson Pixton (1862)

      BURIAL: Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah