Robert Harris, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14]

Male 1808 - 1876  (67 years)


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  • Name Robert Harris 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Christened 21 Feb 1808  Churchdown, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 26 Dec 1808  Hucclecot, Churchdown, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 15 Mar 1840 
    Endowed (LDS) 6 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1847  Council Point Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Died 29 Feb 1876  Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Mar 1876  Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17385  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Robert Harris, Sr.,   c. Mar 1777, Badgeworth, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1839, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Mother Sarah Oakey,   c. 7 Oct 1781, Twigworth, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1837, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1802  Saint Mary de Lode, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 2 Jan 1957  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2884  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Maria Eagles,   b. 10 Jun 1817, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1888, Portage, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1835  Saint Mary de Lode, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 3 Apr 1857  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Harris,   b. 26 Mar 1836, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1896, Woodruff, Oneida, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. Elizabeth Harris,   b. 1 Apr 1838, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1893, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. William Harris,   b. 23 Nov 1839, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1911, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Enoch Harris,   b. 29 May 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1924, Portage, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Thomas Eagles Harris,   b. 29 Mar 1841, At Sea on ship Echo going to, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1928, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     6. Sarah Ann Harris,   b. 11 Jun 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1882, Woodruff, Oneida, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     7. Robert Harris, III,   b. 3 Feb 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Daniel Browett Harris,   b. 30 Apr 1848, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1922, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     9. Lucy Emma Harris,   b. 17 Jun 1852, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Janetta Harris,   b. 11 Aug 1854, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Henrietta Harris,   b. 11 Aug 1854, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Robert Charles Harris,   b. 27 Apr 1856, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Julia Ann Harris,   b. 1 Apr 1858, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1847 - Council Point Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 3 Lot 1 N/2
      Kimball 1st: Block 3 Lot 23
      Kimball 3rd: Block 1 part
      T6 R5, Sec 31, 30 acres
      Macedonia, Block 8 Lot 1
      Kimball 1st: Block 3 Lot 23
      Kimball 3rd: Block 1 part
      T6 R5, Sec 31, 30 acres
      Macedonia, Block 8 Lot 1
      Macedonia, Block 5 Lot 1 W/2
      Macedonia, Block 5 Lot 2 W/2
      Macedonia, Block 5 Lot 2 W/2

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 289
      70's Record, p 194
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 21, pp 137-142

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Mormon Battalion, p 114
      Treasures of Pioneer History, p 524
      Biographical Encyclopedia, p 744
      Family History
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 920
      Conquerors of the West, p 1021

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Family Group Record

      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.

      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 Robert Harris son of Robert Harris, "Robert Harris; age 5 mos., 26 days; son of Robert and Maria Harris; deceased July 30, 1847; disease born with diseases; birthplace Winter Quarters; birthdate Feb. 3, 1847; grave 183."

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 194.

    2. [S121] Book - Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers, 4 vols., Youngberg, Florence C., Compiler, (Sons of the Utah Pioneers, 1999), , p 1021.

    3. [S23] Family Records, (Submitted by patrons to Land and Records Office).

    4. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), Encyclopedia, p 744.

    5. [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 137-142.

    6. [S82] Book - Mormon Battalion: US Army of the West, 1846-1848, Ricketts, Norma Baldwin, , p 114.

    7. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 289.

    8. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 920.

    9. [S11] Book - Treasures of Pioneer History, 6 vols., Carter, Kate B., Compiler, (Daughers of the Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1952-1957), , p 524.

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

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

    12. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Davis.

    13. [S36] USA - 1860 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Davis, Kaysville.

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    15. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Davis, #74.

    16. [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,).