Rufus Forbush[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1788 - 1875  (87 years)


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  • Name Rufus Forbush 
    Born 12 Jul 1788  Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1839/1846  Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1847  Living Spring Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 14 Feb 1847  Living Spring/Macedonia Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Residence 1839/1850  Crooked Creek and Ramus Branches, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Endowed (LDS) 2 Feb 1852  POFFI Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Buried Sep 1875  Fort Union, Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 7 Sep 1875  Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 13 Apr 1977  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Nauvoo Land and Records 3187 / 16670  Winter Quarters / Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16574  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2015 

    Father David Forbush,   b. 18 Apr 1754, Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1826, Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Deliverance Goodell,   b. 25 Feb 1755, Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1815, Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Sealed P (LDS) 21 Jan 1964  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11268  Group Sheet

    Family ID F27181  Group Sheet

    Family Polly Clark,   b. 19 Jan 1789, Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1851, Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1811 
    Children 
     1. Rufus Francis Forbush,   b. 3 Jun 1818, Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1901, Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Lorin E. Forbush,   b. 28 Aug 1827
     3. Lorin E. Forbush,   b. 28 Aug 1827
     4. Lydia Forbush,   b. 5 Jan 1830, Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1900, Colonia Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +5. Sanford Forbush,   b. 21 May 1823, Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1896, Manti, Sanpete, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     6. Lurana Forbush,   b. 7 Mar 1826, Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1881  (Age 55 years)
     7. Polly Forbush,   b. 26 Nov 1814
    Family ID F7442  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839/1846 - Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Sep 1875 - Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T6 R5 (Fountain Green Township)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 16, pp 658-60
      Mormon Redress Petitions, pp 205-206

      HISTORIES:
      History: Conquerors of the West, Vol 2, p 803

      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, "In the Macedonia Branch record"
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      T6 R5 (Fountain Green Township)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 16, p 657-660
      Mormon Redress Petition, p 205-206

      HISTORIES:
      Conquerors of the West by SUP, Vol 2 , p 803

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Internet research:
      Rootsweb.com: World Connect (family group)
      lds.org: Church History: Mormon Overland Travel 1847-1868
    • 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, "In the Macedonia Branch record"

  • Sources 
    1. [S121] Book - Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers, 4 vols., Youngberg, Florence C., Compiler, (Sons of the Utah Pioneers, 1999), Vol 2, p 803.

    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 16, pp 658-60.

    3. [S40] Book - Mormon Redress Petitions - Documents of the 1833-1838 Missouri Conflict, Johnson, Clark V., Editor, (Religious Studies Center Monograph Series, Vol 16, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah), s, pp 205-206.

    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. [S16736]

    7. [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,).

    8. [S160001] Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Ronald G. Watt, (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991, Copyright LDS Church).

    9. [S54105] LDS - Macedonia/Living Spring Branch (Iowa) records, LR 11808 21-22, FHL film 1917pt6..

    10. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.