Elvira Jane Derby[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Female 1811 -


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  • Name Elvira Jane Derby 
    Born 6 Nov 1811  Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1839/1843  Nashville Branch, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Endowed (LDS) 30 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1849  Mill Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Baptized (LDS) 28 Sep 1967  [10
    Person ID I31321  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father John Derby 
    Mother Sarah M. Currier 
    Sealed P (LDS) 3 Sep 1963  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8497  Group Sheet

    Family Moses Worthen Mecham,   b. 19 Feb 1804, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1878, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1827 
    Sealed S (LDS) 7 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leodinas Clinton Mecham,   b. 20 Aug 1828, Delaware, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Sarah Mecham,   b. 11 Aug 1829, Delaware, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1899, Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Samuel Mecham,   b. 9 Feb 1831, Delaware, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Polly Mecham,   b. 15 Mar 1833, Delaware, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Emley Mecham,   b. 9 Jun 1834
     6. America Mecham,   b. 11 Oct 1837
     7. Martha Mecham,   b. 23 Feb 1839
     8. Lucina Mecham,   b. 11 Mar 1841, , Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1925, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     9. Alvira Jane Mecham,   b. 4 Mar 1843
     10. Moses Moroni Mecham,   b. 11 Jul 1845
     11. William W. Mecham,   b. 22 Apr 1847,   d. 27 Aug 1847  (Age 0 years)
     12. Celestia Mecham,   b. 12 Sep 1848, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. John Derby Mecham,   b. 30 Apr 1850, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     14. Donna Maria Mecham,   b. 15 Apr 1852, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F8364  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839/1843 - Nashville Branch, Lee, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register pg 71
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, By Susan Easton Black, Vol 13, p 844

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, Vol 3, p 1966-1967

      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, "37 years old"

  • Sources 
    1. [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 13, p 844.

    2. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), pg 71.

    3. [S9] Book - Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4 vols, International Society of Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1998), , Vol 3, p 1966-1967.

    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. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Iowa, Pottawattamie, Family #958.
      Indexed Mincum

    7. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Appleton M. Harmon Company, 1853.

    8. [S31528]

    9. [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,).

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