Rebecca Wheeler[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Female 1813 - 1850  (36 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Wheeler 
    Born 22 Sep 1813  Milford, Pike, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Female 
    Endowed (LDS) 31 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1846/1849  Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 29 May 1850  Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1848/1852  Harris Grove Branch, Harrison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Baptized (LDS) 26 Oct 1981  [8
    Person ID I24792  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father David Wheeler 
    Mother Catherine Russell 
    Sealed P (LDS) 7 Mar 1992  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jonathan Calkins Wright,   b. 29 Nov 1808, Rome, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1880, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1838  Waynesville, De Witt, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 30 Jan 1846 
    Children 
     1. Amos Russel Wright,   b. 11 Jan 1840, , Scott, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Virginia Ann Charlotte Wright,   b. 1 Mar 1842, , Scott, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. King David Darwin Wright,   b. 13 Sep 1843, , Scott, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Enoch Wright,   b. 16 Nov 1846, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1846  (Age 0 years)
     5. Jonathan Wright,   b. 24 May 1848, Harris Grove, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F15685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1846/1849 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 79
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 45, p 572

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, Vol. 4 p 3484

      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."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 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 Enoch Wright son of Rebecca Wright, "Enoch Wright; age 18 days; son of Jonathan C. and Rebecca Wright; deceased, Dec 5, 1846; disease, spasms; birhtplace, Winter Quarters, Camp of Israel; birthdate, Nov 16, 1846, grave no. 27"

      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.

      Note: Stated in record above, "35 years old"

  • Sources 
    1. [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 45, p 572.

    2. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 79.

    3. [S9] Book - Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4 vols, International Society of Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1998), , Vol. 4 p 3484.

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

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

    6. [S24970] .

    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.