Arza Matson Adams[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1804 - 1889  (85 years)


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  • Name Arza Matson Adams 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 60  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 22 Jan 1804  Bastard, Leeds And Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 25 Dec 1836  [8, 9
    Endowed (LDS) 31 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 15 Apr 1889  American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I59  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2015 

    Father Joshua Adams,   b. 5 May 1780, Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1863, Perth, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Chipman 
    Married 15 Mar 1803  Elizabethtown, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 30 Jul 1948  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F86  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Sabina Clark,   b. 1 Sep 1812, Augusta, Leeds, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1861, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1831  Augusta, Leeds And Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 3 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nathan Adams,   b. 2 Feb 1832, Bath, Lennox And Addington, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1916, Kanab, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Joshua Adams,   b. 26 Sep 1833, Perth, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1906  (Age 72 years)
     3. George Adams,   b. 16 Feb 1835, Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1840, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     4. Sabina Ann Adams,   b. 17 Feb 1837, Drummond, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1912, St Johns, Apache, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Sidney M Adams,   b. 1 May 1839, Bath, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1840  (Age 1 years)
     6. Elizabeth Nancy Adams,   b. 30 Apr 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1853, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     7. Theothan H. Adams,   b. 4 Mar 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1852, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     8. Joseph Smith Adams,   b. 14 Dec 1846, Little Pigeon, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1917, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     9. Orpha Elzeta Adams,   b. 23 Oct 1839, Mill Creek, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1916, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F20364  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Catharine Cunningham,   b. 17 Aug 1838, Boreland, Dysat, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1912, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 7 Mar 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F31960  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Marillah Olney,   b. 18 Jun 1833, Burgess, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1899, American Fork, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 7 Mar 1859  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F20365  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Mar 1857 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Mar 1859 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Histories
    Arza Adams Journal Number 2
    Arza Adams Journal Number 2
    Arza Adams Journal
    Arza Adams Journal

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 42, Lot 2
      Hibbard: Block 7, Lot 1
      Hibbard: Block 4 Lot 4
      T7 R8 Sec 32 33 acres SW/4
      T6 R8 Sec 34 40 acres SE/4 NE/4
      T6 R8 Sec 34 80acres NW/4
      T5 R8 Sec 32 E/2 SE/4

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 81 ( Sealed to spouse February 3, 1846 Nauvoo Temple)
      70's Record, p 4
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 1 pp 117-123
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 1, pp 16-17

      HISTORY:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah. pp 708, 164
      "Writings" diskette code: ADAMA04A Autobiography of Arza Adams, 26 pp

      VARIANT NAME: Ara Matson ADAMS
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo: Block 42, Lot 2
      Hibbard: Block 7, Lot 1
      Hibbard: Block 4, Lot 4
      T7 R8, Sec 32, SW/4, 33 acres
      T6 R8, Sec 34, SE/4 of the NE/4, 40 acres
      T6 R8, Sec 34, NW/4, 80 acres
      T5 R8, Sec 32, E/2 of the SE/4
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black Black & Plewe, pp 8-10

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 81
      70's Record, before 1850, LDS Archives, p 2
      70's Record, H Black, p 4
      Early 70's & High Priest Index, p 2
      Members, LDS 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 1 pp 117-123
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, Black & Black, Vol 1 pp 16-17




      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, pp 164, 708
      Mormon Redress Petitions, Clark Johnson, p 121-122 & p 595

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Autobiography of Arza Adams, 26 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank: Multiple References, 2 pages
      Internet research:
      Ancestry.com: Trees, 3 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1 page

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Ara

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, p 4.

    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 1, pp 16-17.

    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 1 pp 117-123.

    4. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 81 ( Sealed to spouse February 3, 1846 Nauvoo Templ.

    5. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), . pp 708, 164.

    6. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Journals.
      holograph and typescript, Brigham Young University

    7. [S1] Book - A Brief sketch of the life of David Foote, (Genealogical Society of Utah).

    8. [S18] Book - Guide to Mormon Diaries, Bitton, Davis.

    9. [S100] LDS - Seventies Ordained Before 1850, Autobiographies, (LDS Church Archives).

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