Polly Derby[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Female 1814 - 1898  (84 years)


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  • Name Polly Derby 
    Born 13 Aug 1814  Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Gender Female 
    Baptized (LDS) Nov 1837/1838 
    Residence 1839/1843  Nashville Branch, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Endowed (LDS) 6 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1847  Garden Grove Branch, Decatur, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1849  Mill Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1848/1852  Harris Grove Branch, Harrison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 1 Dec 1898  Wallsburg, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I31393  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father John Derby 
    Mother Sarah M. Currier 
    Sealed P (LDS) 17 Dec 1980  OAKLA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8497  Group Sheet

    Family Ephraim Mecham,   b. 7 Mar 1808, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1891  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1829  , Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Permelia Mecham,   b. 11 Sep 1832, Delaware, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Emma Mariah Mecham,   b. 9 May 1840
     3. Lewis Mecham,   b. 18 Dec 1835
     4. Hyrum Moroni Mecham,   b. 20 Aug 1842
     5. Amos Mecham,   b. 5 Oct 1830,   d. 5 Apr 1831  (Age 0 years)
     6. Sarah Ann Mecham,   b. 16 Feb 1844,   d. 24 January [no year]
     7. Mary Henretta Mecham,   b. 10 Apr 1848
     8. Polly Celestia Mecham,   b. 2 Apr 1852
     9. Elvira Mecham,   b. 23 Dec 1837,   d. 24 Oct 1845  (Age 7 years)
     10. Ephraim Don Carlos Mecham,   b. 14 Aug 1846,   d. 26 Oct 1846  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F8489  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 106
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol pg 851-2
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 2, P 2437


      VARIANT: Marriage Date--29 November 1829, Mercer, Mercer Pennsylvania

      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, "38 years old in 1852"

      Note: Stated in record above, "35 years old"

  • Sources 
    1. [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 2, P 2437.

    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 pg 851-2.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), pg 106.

    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. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Allen Weeks Company, 1852.

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    8. [S35] Internet Link - Ancestral File, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998).

    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,).