George Washington Harris[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1780 - 1857  (76 years)


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  • Name George Washington Harris 
    Born 1 Apr 1780  Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1830  Batavia, Genesee, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Terre Haute, IN
    Far West Caldwell MO 1836
    Illinois, USA 1839
    Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA, USA 1846 
    Baptized (LDS) 1834  Terre Haute, Bigo, IN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Patriarchal Blessing 12 Jan 1839  Far West, Caldwell, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Officiator: Joseph Smith Sr.  
    Occupation 30 Oct 1841  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Elected Alderman in Nauvoo 
    Endowed (LDS) 12 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 2 Jul 1848  Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    High Priest 
    Calling 1848 - 1851  Pottawattamie (Stake), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    High Council 
    Died 1857  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17329  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2015 

    Father James Harris 
    Mother Diana Margaret Burton 
    Sealed P (LDS) 27 Feb 1987  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11758  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Lucinda Pendleton,   b. 21 Sep 1801, Washington, Rappahannock, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Memphis Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1830  Batavia, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11756  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Margaret Harris (Mrs.),   d. 1828 
    Family ID F11757  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Elected Alderman in Nauvoo - 30 Oct 1841 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - High Priest - 2 Jul 1848 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 118, Lot 2 NW/4 Tenant

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 5
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 21, pp 40-42
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 3, pp 1574-1579

      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, "Bishop, 24 July 1846, V. 1 p. 4"

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , by Black and Black, Vol 3, pp 1574-1579.

    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 21, pp 40-42.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 5.

    4. [S492] Internet Link - "A Room of Round Logs with a Dirt Roof: Ute Perkins' Stewardship to Look after Mormon Battalion Families, Eugene H. Perkins and Waldo C. Perkins, (Mormon Historical Studies, Vol 1, No. 1, Spring 2000), Mormon Historical Studies, Spring 2000, p. 61-72.

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

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

    7. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Iowa, Pottawattamie, District 21.

    8. [S17496]

    9. [S54094] LDS - Pottawattamie High Priests Quorum Minutes, 5.

    10. [S54093] LDS - Pottawattamie High Council Minutes.