James Henry Rollins[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Male 1816 - 1899  (82 years)


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  • Name James Henry Rollins 
    Born 27 May 1816  Lima, Livingston, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1 Jun 1832 
    Endowed (LDS) 30 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Pottawattamie, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Died 7 Feb 1899  Lyman, Uinta, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Lyman, Uinta, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I26041  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father John Porter Rollins,   b. Abt 1792, Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1821, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Mother Keziah Keturah VanBenthusen,   b. 15 May 1796, Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1878, Horseshoe Bend (Milford), Beaver, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1815  Lima, Livingston, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 18 Oct 1894 
    Family ID F3379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eveline Walker,   b. 26 May 1823, Winchester, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1912, Lisle, Broome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 4 Sep 1838  Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ephraim E. Rollins,   b. 7 Jul 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1847  (Age 2 years)
    Family ID F16252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Hulme 
    Family ID F14185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Sep 1838 - Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 150 (Tenant)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 72
      70's Record, p 641, 642
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 37, pp 631-635
      Nauvoo Temple Officers and Workers

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, pp 486-489
      Sketch of the Life of James Henry ROLLINS
      Zion's Camp
      "Writings" diskette code: diskete code: ROLLJ16A.PT2 "Autobiography of James Henry ROLLINS,
      (1816-1839). BYU. p. 10
      "Writings" diskette code: ROLLJ96A.P "Autobiography of James Henry ROLLINS,
      (c.1840-1847). Typescript, LDS Arc. p. 6.

      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, "Priesthood: Bishop, 24 July 1846, V. 1 p. 4"

      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 Ephraim E. Rollins son of James H. Rollins, "Ephraim E. Rollins; age 2 yrs, 1 mo, 12 days; son of James H. and Eveline R.; deceased Aug. 19, 1847; disease inflamation of the bowels; birthplace Nauvoo, Ill.; birthdate July 7, 1845; grave no. 205."

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 641, 642.

    2. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982).

    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 37, pp 631-635.

    4. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 72.

    5. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , pp 486-489.

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

    7. [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.

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

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

    10. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Utah.

    11. [S37] USA - 1870 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Utah, Beaver, Minersville.

    12. [S26223] .

    13. [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,).