Laura Clark[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Female Abt 1805 - 1842  (~ 37 years)


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  • Name Laura Clark 
    Born Abt 1805 
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 Feb 1842  Macedonia (Webster), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1839/1850  Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I26458  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Timothy Baldwin Clark,   b. 15 Mar 1778, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1848, Florence, Will, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Mary Keller 
    Married 3 May 1802 
    Family ID F5040  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Morris Charles Phelps,   b. 20 Dec 1805, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1876, Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1826  , Lawrence, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Paulina Eliza Phelps,   b. 20 Mar 1827, Lawrenceville, Lawrence, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1912, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Mary Ann Phelps,   b. 6 Aug 1829, Peoria, Tazewell, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1912, Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Harriet Phelps,   b. 7 Apr 1832
     4. Joseph Morris Phelps,   b. 2 Jun 1837, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1886, Cokeville, Lincoln, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     5. Jacob Spencer Phelps,   b. 8 Jun 1840, Ripley, Pulaski, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1843, Macedonia (Webster), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Laura Ann Phelps,   b. 16 Feb 1843, Macedonia (Webster), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Sarah Diantha Phelps,   b. 25 Feb 1845,   d. 10 Mar 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F16443  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Feb 1842 - Macedonia (Webster), Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839/1850 - Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,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:
      Nauvoo Death Record, p 27
      Times and Seasons Article on Death of Laura Phelps

      HISTORIES:
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Vol 3, pg 497
      Life History of Laura Clark
      Article from the Church News, 19 jun 2004

      There is a Marker in the old Pioneer Cemetary on Mulhollan Street, The very left side of cemetary as going in from Nauvoo. you can see headstone next to the road.

      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. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , Vol 3, pg 497.

    2. [S145] LDS - Nauvoo Death Records, , p 27.

    3. [S544] LDS - Times and Seasons, 6 vols., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Early LDS Periodical published in Nauvoo, Illinois, 1839-1846), Article on Death of Laura Phelps.

    4. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Biography.
      typescript, LDS Church Archives

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

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

    7. [S26641] .

    8. [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,).

    9. [S54074] Internet Link - Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, (Illinois State Archives).