Joshua Sawyer Holman[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1794 - 1846  (52 years)


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  • Name Joshua Sawyer Holman 
    Born 12 Apr 1794  Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1 Nov 1845 
    Endowed (LDS) 20 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Nov 1846  Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1848  Coonville Branch, Mills, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Winter Quarters Cemetery, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21660  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Jonathan Holman 
    Mother Zilpah Sawyer 
    Sealed P (LDS) 20 May 1947  SGEOR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9126  Group Sheet

    Family Rebecca Whitcomb Greenleaf,   b. 22 Apr 1793, Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1849, Coonville (Glenwood), Mills, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1818  Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 30 Aug 1996  JRIVE Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Rebecca G. Holman,   b. 20 Feb 1824, Stafford, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848/1851  (Age 26 years)
     2. John Greenleaf Holman,   b. 18 Oct 1828, Byron, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1888, Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Abgail E. Holman,   b. 3 Jul 1836
     4. Ezekiel Holman,   b. 30 May 1834
     5. Pamela Holman,   b. 31 Mar 1827
    Family ID F4026  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Nov 1846 - Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1848 - Coonville Branch, Mills, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Winter Quarters Cemetery, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 64, Lot 1
      Nauvoo : Block 149, Lot 1
      T6 R6, Sec 13, 40 acres NW/4 SW/4

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 36
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 23, pp 626-629
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 3, pp 1766-1771

      Inscription on Monument at Winter Quarters, Nebraska

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes 1 & 2 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 above record, "Branch Clerk, Died."

      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 "List of the Deaths and Burials in the Camp of Israel at Cutler's Park, after Sept, 1846. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above, "Joshua S. Holman; age 52 yrs., 6 mos., 19 days; husband of Rebecca W.; deceased Nov. 1, 1846; birthplace Templeton, Worchester Co., Mass.; birthdate April 12, 1794; grave no. 44"

      Note: Unknown location at Winter Quarters Cemetery. Terry Latey

  • 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 1766-1771.

    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 23, pp 626-629.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 36.

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

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

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    7. [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,).

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