Henry Pearson[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1830 - 1846  (16 years)


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  • Name Henry Pearson 
    Born 23 May 1830  , Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Nov 1846  Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 4 Jan 1927 
    Endowed (LDS) 12 Jan 1927 
    Buried Winter Quarters Cemetery, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25100  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Ephraim Jacob Pearson,   b. 28 Apr 1787, , , Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1846, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Rhoda Ewers,   b. 22 Dec 1789, Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1846  (Age 56 years) 
    Sealed P (LDS) 13 Dec 1979  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15819  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Nov 1846 - Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, 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 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 34, pp 241-242
      Early Mormon Records, Vol 1, p 39



      OTHER SOURCES:
      ANDREW JENSEN: "The Tragedy at Winter Quarters", Alphabetical Listing of Saints
      Who Died At Winter Quarters. THE DESERET NEWS.

      BIRTHDATE VARIANT: 24 May 1830

      BIRTH PLACE VARIANT: Brookfield, Madison, New York, USA

      DEATH DATE VARIANT: 17 Nov 1846

      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, "Henry Pearson; 16 yrs., 5 mos., 13 days; son of Ephraim J. and Rhoda Pearson; deceased Nov. 6, 1846; cause of death dysentery; birthplace Oneida Co., New York; birthdate May 23, 1830; grave no. 49"

      Note: Unknown location at Winter Quarters Cemetery. Terry Latey

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] LDS - Early Mormon Records, , Vol 1, p 39.

    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 34, pp 241-242.

    3. [S73] Article - "Tragedy at Winter Quarters, Alphabetical Listing of Saints", Jenson, Andrew, (Salt Lake Deseret News, 5 Sep-7 Nov 1936).

    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. [S25280]