James Downing[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1816 - 1881  (65 years)


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  • Name James Downing 
    Born 12 Feb 1816  Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 30 Dec 1845 
    Died 24 Nov 1881 
    Baptized (LDS) 28 Jan 1965  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I18170  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Joseph Downing,   b. 2 Sep 1786, Downingtown, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1822, , Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Beitler,   b. 1 Feb 1794, Phoenixville, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1868, , Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1813  , Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 15 Apr 1960  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12241  Group Sheet

    Family Margaret Pierce Gheen,   b. 1 Nov 1823, Goshen, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1886  (Age 62 years)  [6
    Married 9 Feb 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Sealed S (LDS) 27 Aug 1974  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Benjamin R. Downing,   b. 27 Dec 1844, , Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Hannah E. Downing,   b. 4 Sep 1847, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas Downing,   b. 10 Nov 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F9920  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Feb 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 83, Lot 3 tenant
      Nauvoo : Block 94 tenant
      Nauvoo : Block 93, Lot 2 tenant

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register
      70's Record, p 217
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 14 pp 317-319

      married by Joseph Smith

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 217.

    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 14 pp 317-319.

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

    4. [S18338]

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

    6. [S28] LDS - Nauvoo Marriage Record, Nauvoo Restoration Incorporated.

    7. [S127] Book - Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, 1839-1845, Cook, Lyndon W., (Grandin Book Company, Orem, Utah, 1994), p. 103.
      by Joseph Smith Jr.
      Nauvoo Marriage Record