Elias Adams[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1792 - 1886  (94 years)


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  • Name Elias Adams 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 77  High Priest Record Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 17 Feb 1792  Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 6 Apr 1841  [5
    Endowed (LDS) 13 May 1856  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 17 Feb 1886  Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I76  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2015 

    Father Job Adams,   b. 3 Apr 1765, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1804, Barre, Washington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Sabra Whitmore,   b. 11 Jul 1769, Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1821, Antwerp, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1789  Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20377  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elmira Cadwell,   b. Abt 1801, , Rutland, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1836, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1822  , Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Adams,   b. 25 Feb 1824, Madison, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1852, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Selecta Adams,   b. 12 Sep 1826, Madison, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Rufus Adams,   b. Mar 1828, Burton, Adams,Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1876, Genoa, Douglas, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
     4. Lizetta Adams,   b. 15 Jan 1830, Burton, Adams,Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1841, Payson, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     5. John Quincy Adams,   b. 15 May 1832, Burton, Adams,Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1910, Genoa, Douglas, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Anna Maria Adams,   b. 9 Apr 1834, Payson, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1929, Susanville, Lassen, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     7. George Washington Adams,   b. 20 Feb 1836, Hancock, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1900, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F20375  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Belinda Railey,   b. 3 Aug 1815, Raleigh, Union, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1882, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 1837  Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Samuel Adams,   b. 18 Sep 1841, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1901, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Elias Adams, Jr.,   b. 2 Jan 1843, Adams, La Salle, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1912, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Joshua Adams,   b. 30 Dec 1848, Mt.Pisgah,, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Hyrum Adams,   b. 28 May 1855, Layton, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1943, Preston, Franklin, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F20376  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Data Bank , 3 pp

      HISTORY:
      Wives and Children, 1 p
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 708, 709, 243
      Elias Adams, Pioneer, pp 24--25, 64-65, 76-79
      "I Walked to Zion", pp 122-123
      Picture: Catherine Adams (Pilling) daughter, born 9 Apr 1838, Payson, Adams, Illinois

      Notes:
      Served 5 years in War of 1812
      Presiding officer of Branch at Mt. Pisgah, Iowa
      To Utah in 1850
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      High Priest of Nauvoo and Early Salt Lake City, p.1

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, pp. 708, 243
      Our Pioneer Hertiage, Vol.16, p.386

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Elias Adams, The Pioneer, pp. 24--25, 64-65, 76-79

      OTHER SOURCE:
      Internet research:
      Familysearch: Ancestral File (family group)
      Rootsweb.com: World Connect (family group)

      VARIANTS:
      Marriage Date: 1823
      Death Place: Layton, Davis, Utah,USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau.

    2. [S71] Database - Nauvoo Databank, , 3 pp.

    3. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 708, 709, 243.

    4. [S119]

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