Peter Wilson Conover[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1807 - 1892  (85 years)


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  • Name Peter Wilson Conover 
    Born 19 Sep 1807  (near), Versailles, Woodford, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 27 May 1840 
    Endowed (LDS) 5 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 20 Sep 1892  Richfield, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 23 Sep 1892  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7177  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2007 

    Father Peter Conover 
    Mother Hannah Coombs 
    Sealed P (LDS) 17 Apr 1947  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2037  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Eveline Golden,   b. 25 May 1808, Maysville, Mason, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1827  , Morgan, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 15 Mar 1852 
    Children 
     1. Houton Conover
     2. Aaron Houghton Conover,   b. 26 Sep 1828, Jersey Prairie, Morgan, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1908  (Age 80 years)
     3. Abraham Conover,   b. Abt 1829, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Abram Golden Conover,   b. 18 May 1830, Princeton, Bureau, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1890, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     5. Charles William Conover,   b. 1 May 1832, Jersey Prairie, Morgan, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1913  (Age 81 years)
     6. Sarah Elizabeth Conover,   b. 30 Jun 1834, Golden's Point (Sonora), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1913, Bennington, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     7. John Conover,   b. 4 Sep 1836, Jersey Prairie, Morgan, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1910, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     8. Jeannette Conover,   b. 6 Mar 1838, Golden's Point (Sonora), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1903  (Age 65 years)
     9. Catherine Ann Conover,   b. 18 Dec 1840, Golden's Point (Sonora), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1906, Richfield, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     10. Alpheus Alonzo Conover,   b. 12 Jun 1842, Golden's Point (Sonora), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1908  (Age 66 years)
     11. Zerelda Louisa Conover,   b. 20 Mar 1844, Golden's Point (Sonora), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1920  (Age 76 years)
     12. Eveline Conover,   b. 6 May 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1911  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F2178  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Jane McCarroll,   b. 11 Mar 1829, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 10 Nov 1850  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 15 Mar 1852  [11
    Family ID F5671  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY
      T6 R8 Sec 32 - tenant

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 103
      70's Record, p 165
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 11, p 314-319
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 2, p 874-877
      Nauvoo Legion 1841

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 817
      Joseph Smith Bodyguards
      Biographical Sketch of Peter Wilson Cownover by Martha Gilespie
      Sketch by Lynette Richardsons Conover
      Biography of the Cownover (Conover) Family

      NAME VARIANT: Peter Wilson CONOVER



      FATHER NAME VARIANT: Peter COUWENHOVEN
      Peter CORNEHOVER

      SPOUSE NAME VARIANT:: #2 Mary Jane MC CARROL

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 165.

    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 2, p 874-877.

    3. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University), 1841.

    4. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), Sketch of Peter Wilson Cownover by Martha Gilespie.

    5. [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 11, p 314-319.

    6. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 103.

    7. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 817.

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

    9. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Autobiography.
      Typescript, Nauvoo Land and Records Office

    10. [S7313]

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