Polly Matilda Merrill[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Female 1816 - 1891  (74 years)


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  • Name Polly Matilda Merrill 
    Born 15 Oct 1816  Smithfield, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Endowed (LDS) 31 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  [8
    Residence 1839/1850  Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 13 Aug 1891  Vernal, Uintah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 26 Oct 1967  [9
    Person ID I7014  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Samuel Merrill,   b. 24 Sep 1783, Londoner, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1878, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Mother Phoebe Odell,   b. 22 Apr 1787, Cambridge, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1862, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1802  Whitestown, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 21 Apr 1893  LOGAN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5569  Group Sheet

    Family Philander Colton,   b. 19 Oct 1811, Clarence, Erie, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1891, Vernal, Uintah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 3 Jul 1833  (near), Utica, Livingston, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles E. Colton,   b. 26 Oct 1834, Utica, Macomb, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1916, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Harriet Emily Colton,   b. 24 Jul 1836, Utica, Macomb, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1884, Tonto Basin, Gila, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     3. Eleanor Roseltha Colton,   b. 26 Aug 1838, Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1922  (Age 83 years)
     4. Lamoni Andrew Colton,   b. 18 Apr 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1865  (Age 23 years)
     5. George Philander Colton,   b. 24 Jan 1844, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Sanford L. Colton,   b. 26 Jun 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Fidelia Colton
    Family ID F5567  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839/1850 - Crooked Creek/Ramus Branch, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORD:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 77
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 30, pp 778-9
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo,by Black and Black, Vol 1,p 862

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, Vol 1, p 645

      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, "31 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), , Nauvoo,by Black and Black, Vol 1,p 862.

    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 30, pp 778-9.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 77.

    4. [S9] Book - Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4 vols, International Society of Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1998), , Vol 1, p 645.

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

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

    7. [S7150]

    8. [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,).

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