Melvin Wilbur[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Male 1802 - 1885  (83 years)


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  • Name Melvin Wilbur 
    Born 10 Aug 1801/1802  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 14 Jul 1832 
    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  [10
    Died 15 Nov 1885  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28035  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Lemuel Wilbur 
    Mother Jane Leach 
    Sealed P (LDS) 8 May 1975 
    Family ID F17178  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Eunice Dennis,   b. 20 Jan 1808, Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1852  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1824  Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 16 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eliza Jane Wilbur,   b. 20 Mar 1825
     2. Melvin L. Wilbur,   b. 2 Sep 1828,   d. 17 Oct 1839, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     3. William Wilbur,   b. 1832,   d. 10 Sep 1833  (Age 1 years)
     4. Stephen K. Wilbur,   b. 2 Jul 1832
     5. Phebe Wilbur,   b. 1837, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Alma B. Wilbur,   b. 23 Oct 1842
     7. Amos Wilbur,   b. 24 May 1844
     8. Elisha Wilbur,   b. 29 Aug 1849, , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Oliver H. Wilbur,   d. 26 Dec 1845
    Family ID F8811  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Melinda Eddy 
    Sealed S (LDS) 16 Jan 1846 
    Family ID F10014  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Aidah Winchell,   b. 24 Dec 1801, Hebron, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1890, Oxford, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1822  Fort Ann, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 8 Feb 1853 
    Family ID F5272  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Jane McBlain 
    Sealed S (LDS) 26 Aug 1856 
    Family ID F8758  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Feb 1824 - Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1846/1849 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 1885 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 125, Lot 2
      Hyrum Smith: Block 2, Lot 4
      Munson Lands: Block 46, Lot 4 Tennant
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 6, pp 3801 - 3805

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 79
      70's Record, p 696
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 46, pp 145-148
      Nauvoo Legion

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Melvin WILBER, by Cheryl Bean, daughter of Stephen King Wilber, son of Melvin. 9 pp

      NAME VARIANT: Melvin WILBER


      DEATH: VARIANT DATE: 1888

      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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 696.

    2. [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 6, pp 3801 - 3805.

    3. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University).

    4. [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 46, pp 145-148.

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

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

    7. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Iowa, Pottawattamie.
      Shoemaker

    8. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Eli B. Kelsey Company, 1852.

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    10. [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,).