Alva West[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1795 - 1846  (51 years)


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  • Name Alva West 
    Born 21 Jun 1795  Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 29 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nov 1846  Winter Quarters Cemetery, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Nov 1846  Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 8 May 1969  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I30056  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Daniel West 
    Mother Elizabeth Tracy 
    Sealed P (LDS) 29 Nov 1979  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17995  Group Sheet

    Family Sally Benedict,   b. 19 Oct 1800, Homer, Cortland, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Children 
     1. Israel West,   b. 25 May 1827, Ossian, Livingston, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ira Enos West,   b. 20 Nov 1804, , Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Joseph West,   b. 23 Jun 1822, Allegheny, Venango, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Chauncey Walker West,   b. 6 Feb 1827, Orange, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1870, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    Family ID F5864  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Nov 1846 - Winter Quarters Cemetery, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Nov 1846 - Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1ST: Block 4, Lot 50, N/2, 1/2 Acre

      NAUVOO RECORDS
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 227
      High Priest Record, p 144
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 45, pp 405 - 407
      Death Records of Winter Quarterrs
      Pioneers of 1847

      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, "Alvy West; age 51 yrs., 4 mos., 26 days; husband of Sally West; deceased Nov. 17, 1846; disease fever; birthplace Leo Birkshire Co., Mass.; birthdate June 21, 1795; grave no. 4"

      Stated in record above for, "Sally West; age 46 yrs., 3 mos., 23 days; wife of Alvy West, deceased; deceased, Feb. 12, 1847; birthplace, Onondaga Co., N.Y.; birthdate, Oct. 19, 1800; grave no. 79."

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record, p 144.

    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 45, pp 405 - 407.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 227.

    4. [S43] Book - Pioneers of 1847, Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (Provo, Utah 1980).

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

    6. [S30263]

    7. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.