William Draper, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]

Male 1807 - 1888  (81 years)


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  • Name William Draper 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 24 Apr 1807  Richmond, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 20 Mar 1833 
    Endowed (LDS) 27 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1847 - 1849  Council Point Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16, 17
    Calling 23 Oct 1847 - 1 Apr 1849  Council Point Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Bishop 
    Died 28 May 1888  Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18238  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2012 

    Father William Draper, Sr.,   b. 6 Sep 1774, Little Nine Partners (Pine Plains), Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1854, Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Lydia Lathrop,   b. 5 Nov 1775, Norwich, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1846, Montrose, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1794  Rome, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 26 Sep 1991  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2966  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth D. Staker,   b. 25 Feb 1806, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1888, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1825  Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 28 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Draper,   b. 16 Feb 1826, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1904, Goshen, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Julia Ann Draper,   b. 1 Jul 1828, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1884  (Age 55 years)
     3. Roxana Draper,   b. 30 Sep 1830, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Moses Draper,   b. 9 Jul 1832, Loughborough, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1915  (Age 83 years)
     5. Harriet Draper,   b. 1 Dec 1834, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851  (Age 16 years)
     6. Miles Draper,   b. 2 Feb 1837, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Albert Edward Draper,   b. 13 Dec 1840, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1913, Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     8. Parley Pine Draper,   b. 30 Mar 1843, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Isaac Grant Draper,   b. 6 Oct 1845, Pleasant Vale, Pike, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1922, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     10. Amanda Melvina Draper,   b. 3 Jul 1848, , Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. William Lathrop Draper,   b. Abt 1838
    Family ID F9154  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Martha Raymer,   b. 8 Jul 1804, Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1847, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 1846 
    Family ID F10055  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Maria Thompson,   b. 7 May 1808, Peacham, Caledonia, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1893  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 6 May 1848 
    Children 
     1. Nephi Draper,   b. 23 Mar 1847, Little Pigeon, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1921, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Family ID F9157  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Mary Manhardt 
    Children 
     1. Mary Jane Draper,   b. Abt 1848
    Family ID F12274  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Mary Howarth 
    Family ID F12275  Group Sheet

    Family 6 Fanny Newton 
    Married 18 Dec 1853 
    Family ID F12276  Group Sheet

    Family 7 Ruth Hannah Newton 
    Married 17 Apr 1854 
    Family ID F12277  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1847 - 1849 - Council Point Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCalling - Bishop - 23 Oct 1847 - 1 Apr 1849 - Council Point Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Life of William Draper Jr.
    Life of William Draper Jr.

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T3 R8, Sec 32, Morley Settlement

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p 209
      High Priest Record, p 38
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 14 pp 418-421

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Autobiography of William Draper, Typescript, BYU
      The Mormon Drapers, 6 pg
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, p 457
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 848
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude - SPOUSES
      "Writings" diskette code: DRAPW07A.P - Autobiography

      2 HOUSES BURNED IN THE MORLEY SETTLEMENT AROUND 1845

      VOCATION: Shoemaker

      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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record, p 38.

    2. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , p 457.

    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 14 pp 418-421.

    4. [S327] LDS - Morley Settlement File, (Land and Records Office).

    5. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), p 209.

    6. [S9] Book - Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4 vols, International Society of Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1998), - SPOUSES.

    7. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 848.

    8. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Autobiography.
      Typescript, Brigham Young University Special Collections

    9. [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.

    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. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Smith/Jones Company, 1849.

    13. [S18407]

    14. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Great Salt Lake, #619.

    15. [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,).

    16. [S54093] LDS - Pottawattamie High Council Minutes, 67, 105.

    17. [S54098] Council Point Iowa Branch Records, LR 4876 21, FHL 1922pt6..