Elizabeth Towne[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Female 1804 - 1845  (41 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Towne 
    Born 24 Feb 1804  Winfield, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Mar 1845  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  [10
    Endowed (LDS) 12 Nov 1890  MANTI Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Baptized (LDS) 4 Dec 1967  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Buried Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4609  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father David Towne 
    Mother Elizabeth Southworth 
    Sealed P (LDS) 23 May 1950  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4016  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Russell Kilburn Clark,   b. 10 Apr 1795, , , New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1831  (Age 35 years) 
    Children 
     1. Helen Mar Clark,   b. 17 Jul 1829, Fabius, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1917, Fillmore, Millard, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Daniel Porter Clark,   b. 27 Sep 1824, , Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1885, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Caroline Eliza Clark,   b. 21 Aug 1821, Fabius, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1901, Salem, Richardson, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Family ID F4011  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Justus Morse,   b. 27 Mar 1809, Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1887, Pleasanton, Decatur, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1822  Mantua, Portage, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mabel Ann Morse,   b. 10 Apr 1840, Good Hope, McDonough, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1909, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Harvy Charles Morse,   b. 1833, Elk Creek, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1882  (Age 49 years)
     3. Joseph Riley Morse,   b. 4 Feb 1836, Sheridan, Worth, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1918  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F4015  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Mar 1845 - 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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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 43, pp 77,78
      Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Vol 11
      Cemeteries of Hancock County, pp 30, 77

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank
      JWHA Journal, 17 (1997) Michael S. Riggs, "His Word was as Good as His Note":
      The Impact of Justus Morse's Mormonism (s) on His Families - The Wives and Children of Justus Morse, p 57-59
      Zion's Camp: Record of husband, Justus Morse, p. 49
      Family Search: Ancestral File

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Betsy

      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. [S21] LDS - List of Known Dead Buried in Old Nauvoo Burial Ground, s, Vol 11.

    2. [S1428] Manuscript - Hancock County Cemeteries, , pp 30, 77.

    3. [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 43, pp 77, 78.

    4. [S71] Database - Nauvoo Databank, of Justus Morse, that Elizabeth Towne was his second wife. He was marrie.

    5. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982).

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

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

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

    9. [S4738]

    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,).

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