Alexander Beckstead[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1808 - 1870  (61 years)


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  • Name Alexander Beckstead 
    Born 16 Mar 1808  Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 1 Apr 1854  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 20 Feb 1870  West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 17 Dec 1968  [7
    Person ID I1809  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Francis Beckstead,   b. 20 Jun 1773, Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841, Lima, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Margaret Barkley 
    Married 1790  Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 8 Jul 1969  LANGE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1734  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catherine Lence,   b. 6 Jul 1807, Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1889, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1823  Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 2 Apr 1991  ARIZO Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Margaret Marion Beckstead,   b. 9 Dec 1823, Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1901, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Gordon Silas Beckstead,   b. 25 Nov 1825, Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1911, Preston, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Henry Beckstead,   b. 4 Dec 1827, Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1888, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     4. William Beckstead,   b. 24 Sep 1829,   d. 21 Jul 1830  (Age 0 years)
     5. Harriett Vernitia Beckstead,   b. 17 Jan 1831, Williamsburg, Stormont Dundas And Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Thomas Wesley Beckstead,   b. 27 Apr 1833
     7. Lucy Ann Beckstead,   b. 16 Mar 1835,   d. 21 Jul 1848  (Age 13 years)
     8. Sarah Elizabeth Beckstead,   b. 31 Dec 1838
     9. Samuel Alexander Beckstead,   b. 25 Dec 1840,   d. 28 Mar 1861  (Age 20 years)
     10. Amanda Jane Beckstead,   b. 3 Jan 1843,   d. 6 Sep 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     11. George Washington Beckstead,   b. 3 Dec 1845,   d. 19 Dec 1912  (Age 67 years)
     12. Emeline Beckstead,   b. 4 Apr 1837
    Family ID F1731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Kesiah Albina Petty 
    Married 8 Nov 1854 
    Family ID F1732  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Clarissa Ann Brown 
    Married Feb 1856  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 28 Oct 1993  JRIVE Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F1733  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Feb 1856 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 4, pp 486-490

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 745
      Conquerors of the West, Vol 1, pp 208-209
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Vol 2, pp 745-746

      BIRTHDATE VARIANT: 1802
      DEATHDATE VARIANT: 25 Feb 1870
      SPOUSE NAME VARIANT: LINCE

  • Sources 
    1. [S121] Book - Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers, 4 vols., Youngberg, Florence C., Compiler, (Sons of the Utah Pioneers, 1999), Vol 1, pp 208-209.

    2. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , Vol 2, pp 745-746.

    3. [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 4, pp 486-490.

    4. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 745.

    5. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Allen Taylor Company, 1849.

    6. [S1909] .

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