Ephraim Luce[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1799 - 1885  (85 years)


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  • Name Ephraim Luce 
    Born 30 Sep 1799  Fox Island, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 7 Apr 1837 
    Endowed (LDS) 24 Sep 1859 
    Residence Pottawattamie, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 1885  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I16267  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Malatiah Luce,   b. 30 Jan 1772, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1849, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Ruth Grant,   b. 13 Oct 1775, Hampden, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1860, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1799 
    Sealed P (LDS) 26 Oct 1896  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7860  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lydia Maria McComber,   b. 7 Aug 1799, Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1828  , Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 27 Aug 1854 
    Children 
     1. Ester Ann Luce,   b. 5 Dec 1825, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Andrew Grant Luce,   b. Feb 1830, North Fox Island, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Caroline L. Luce,   b. 14 Sep 1831, North Fox Island, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1924  (Age 92 years)
     4. Andrew Jackson Luce,   b. 24 Apr 1833, North Fox Island, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Harriet Ellen Luce,   b. Aug 1835, North Fox Island, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1919  (Age ~ 83 years)
     6. Thomas Benton Luce,   b. 27 Aug 1836, Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
    Family ID F11143  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Laverick 
    Family ID F11144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1885 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      HALF BREED TRACT: TRACT 67.6 (Lee County, Iowa)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      70's Record, p 463
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 28, pp 514 and 687-689
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 28 p 514
      Patriarchal blessings given by William Smith on 4 Aug 1845. Vol 3, p 362

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      History of the Half-Breed Tract, p 1-5
      History of Early Title
      History of Lee County, Iowa, pp 28-29 & pp 36-37
      Nauvoo: Kingdom on the Mississippi, by Robert Bruce Flanders, 1965, pp 28-29 and 36-37

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for Thomas Benton Luce son of Ephraim Luce, "Thomas Benton Luce; age 10 yrs., 6 mos.; son of Ephraim and Lydia Luce; deceased Oct. 21, 1847; disease measles; brithdate Aug. 27, 1846; grave no. 252."

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "V. 1 p. 217"

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 463.

    2. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 28, pp 514 and 687-689.

    3. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), James W. Cummings Company, 1851.

    4. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    5. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    6. [S16429] .

    7. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor.

    8. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).