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Emma b. 1874. Family home Millville, Utah.

High priest.

ELEASON, JOHN ALFRED (son of Erick Eleason and Anna
Nielsen). Born July 22, 1841, at Arllngsas, Skaraborg,
Sweden.

Married Sophia Anderson April 1, 1877, Grantsville, Tooele
Co., Utah (daughter of Andrew Anderson and Mary Swen-
son of Grefbeck, Sweden, pioneers Sept. 12, 1863, John R.
Young company). She was born Nov. 19, 1854. Their chil-
dren: Amanda b. Dec. 30, 1877, m. William C. Tolman; John
Alfred Jr. b. June 14, 1880, m. Mary E. Adams; Augusta
Geneva b. July 28, 1882, m. J. Fred Adams; Ella Alvaretta b.
Nov. 28, 1884, m. Lewis A. Ward. Family home Oakley,
Idaho.

ELEASON, JOHN ALFRED, JR. (son of John Alfred Eleason
and Sophia Anderson). Born June 14, 1880, Grantsville, Utah.

Married Mary E. Adams Oct. 5, 1904, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Adams and Anna Belle Warburton of
Tooele, Utah. Their children: Thera Comorah b. Sept. 21,
1905; Lorada b. Feb. 17, 1908; Lano A. b. Sept. 28, 1910. Fam-
ily home Oakley, Idaho.

President high priests quorum Cassia stake; bishop Oak-
ley, 2d ward. City councilman two terms.



Married Christina Anderson in Sweden (daughter of Eric
Anderson), who was born 1826 in Sweden. Their children:
John Alfred b. 1854, m. Lucy Clark; August b. 1856, m.
Emma Anderson; Annie Christina b. 1859, m. Jacob Dayley;
Claus b. 1861 and Joseph b. 1863 died; Clara b. 1864, m. Wil-
liam Dahlquist; Manda Matilda b. 1866, died; Etta b. 1869,
m. Mr. Whitehouse. Families resided Grantsville, Utah.

High priest. Assisted in bringing immigrants to Utah.
Settled at Grantsville and was one of its active and progres-
sive citizens.

ELIASON, ANDREW GUSTAVE (son of Anders and Anna C.
Eliason). Born Feb. 12, 1841. in Sweden.

Married Matilda Johnson Aug. 8, 1868, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Andreas Johnson and Anna Kaza Anderson,
pioneers 1863). She was born Feb. 10, 1851, Allngsas,
Sweden. Their children: Gustave Albin b. 1869, died; Edith
Matilda b. 1870, m. Peter Sorenson; John Andrew b. 1872, m.
Eliza Williams; Ricjiard Alfred b. 1875, m. Lovina Jensen;
Anna Josephine b. 1877, m. John C. Nielson; Ernest William
b. 1879; Charles August b. 1882, died; Elmer Leroy b. 1885,
m. Frances Jensen; Alma Lorenzo b. 1887; Effie Arietta b.
1890, died.

Settled at Grantsville, Utah, 1863; moved to Hyrum 1884.
High priest.

ELIASON, JOHN ANDREW (son of Andrew Gustave Eliason
and Matilda Johnson). Born Oct. 22, 1872.

Married Eliza Williams #.t Salt Lake City (daughter of
Thomas Williams and Emily Allen, former of Wales, latter
of Michigan). She was born Oct. 12, 1876, Hyrum, Utah.
Their children: Lila b. Nov. 27, 1899; John Thomas b. Aug.
11, 1902; Charles Ross b. April 15, 1905; George Earl b. Nov.
4, 1906; Emily Matilda b. Sept. 14, 1909. Family home Hyrum,
Utah.

Elder. Farmer.



ELKINS, PAUL, A. (son of John Elkins and Charlotte Roberts
of Wiltshire, Eng.). Born July 15, 1849, In England. Came
to Utah 1868, -working on railroad.

Married Mary Miller Dec. 26, 1870, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of David Miller and Mary Hamilton of Ayrshire,
Scotland), who was born April 28, 1852. Their children:
Mary R., m. Radford Ostler; Amos b. Nov. 12, 1873, m. Sarah
Bullock; Lottie, m. George L. Sneff; Annie d. aged 21; John;
Alma, m. Laura Widdlson; William d. aged 3; Lily; Roy.
Family home Salt Lake City.

High priest. School trustee. Carder and spinner in woolen
mills. Died Jan. 8, 1911, at Salt Lake City.

ELKINS, AMOS (son of Paul A. Elkins and Mary Miller).
Born Nov. 12, 1873, at Salt Lake City.

Married Sarah Bullock Feb. 22, 1899, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of Edwin Bullock and Mary Marguerite Parry,
the former of England, came to Utah 1869, the latter of
Wales, both later resided at Salt Lake City). She was born
Nov. 9, 1873. Their children: Adelbert b. July 1. 1901;
Ruth b. Nov. 12, 1903; Marguerite b. Sept. 18, 1905: Pearl b.
Jan. 5, 1908; James b. May 3, 1910. Family home Salt Lake
City, Utah.

Plasterer.



ELLERBECK, THOMAS WITTON (son of Thomas Ellerbeck
and Mary Witton). Born May 14, 1829, Pendleton, near Man-
chester, Eng. Jan. 23, 1851, sailed from Liverpool on the
"Geo. W. Bourne," and arrived at Salt Lake City Oct. 7
same year.

Married Emma Spence (daughter of John Spence and Mar-
jorie Mary Leisk). Their children: George E., m. Winnie
Clawson; Ettie V., m. Thomas D. Lewis; May, m. Elmer E.
Darling; William Leon, m. Claire Clinton; Edith, m. Charles
Read; Clarissa M. ; Marjorie Mary; Aurania.

First engineer for Salt Lake City water-works; superin-
tendent of gas and electric light works, Salt Lake City.
Pioneer nurseryman; also engaged in banking. Died April 2,
1895, at Salt Lake City.

ELLERBECK, WILLIAM LEON (son of Thomas Witton
Ellerbeck and Emma Spence). Born Sept. 7, 1874, at Salt
Lake City, Utah.

Married Claire Clinton Jan. 26, 1898, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of James E. Clinton and Rosella S. Peacock of
Manti, Utah), who was born Sept. 22, 1877. Their children:
Rosella Clinton b. Dec. 30, 1899; Katharine Claire b. July 22,
1905. Family home Salt Lake City.

Original promoter Cllnton-Ellerbeck Clay company, later
changed to Utah Fire Clay company; managing director of
Nephi Plaster & Manufacturing company; doctor of dental
surgery.



ELIASON, ANDERS. Born Jan. 15, 1806, Alingsas, Sweden.
Came to Utah Sept. 12, 1863, John R. Young company.

Married Mrs. Anna Christina Eliason. Their children:
Charles, m. Annie Anderson; Andreas b. 1838, m. Headvlg
Carlson; Andrew Gustave b. 1841, m. Matilda Johnson.



ELLETT, JOHN JAMES (son of John Ellett and Frances
Price of London, Eng.). Born Dec. 29, 1820, at London, Eng.).
Came to Utah 1851, Orson Pratt company.

Married Eleanor Davison April 22, 1840, who was born
May 13, 1824. Their children: Eleanor b. Jan. 4, 1841, m.
George Sweetser; Sarah Ann b. Oct. 29, 1855, m. Willis
Robison; John Davison b. June 1, 1857, m. Jeanette McAr-
thur. Family home Fillmore, Utah.

Married Mary Turner Clarkson (widow of John Clarkson)
Nov. 11, 1861, at Fillmore, Utah (daughter of David Turner
and Rose Collier, pioneers 1861, John R. Murdock company).
She was born Feb. 3, 1840, near Leeds, Eng. Their children-
John Alonzo b. Nov. 21, 1862; David William b. Feb. 21, 1864,



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PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN OF UTAH



m. Hannah A. Pierce Sept. 6. 1892; Mary Louise b. April 16,
1886, m. F. A. Young Dec. 21, 1881; Edwin Clarkson b. Nov. 10,
1867; Frances Rose Ann b. Jan. 27, 1870, m. Isaac W. Pierce
Jr. Dec. 9, 1886; Joseph Henry b. June 20, 1872, m. Clara B.
Shiner Jan. 23, 1891; Charles Arthur b. Jan. 4. 1874, m. Millie
F. Maxfleld March 19, 1901; Sarah Elizabeth b. Nov. 25, 1875.
m. Albert W. Shiner Dec. 6, 1892; Martha Josephine b. Dec.
10, 1877, m. William C. Jensen Nov. 25, 1896; Susanna b. Jan.
25, 1880. Family home Fremont, Utah.

Member 42d quorum seventies; high priest. Held various
prominent positions of trust and responsibility.



ELLIOTT, GEORGE (son of Benjamin D. Elliott and Ann
Withers of New Radford, Nottinghamshire, Eng.). Born
Oct. 15, 1815, in Nottinghamshire. Came to Utah August
1861, independent company.

Married Eliza Vinton 1840, In Nottinghamshire (daughter
of George Vinton and Eliza Hamilton of Kilkenny, Ireland).
She was born July 10, 1816. Their children: Edwin b. March
25, 1841, m. Fannie A. Peck;"Sabina b. 1842, died 1847; Annie
b. 1844, m. Frank Richardson; George b. Oct. 6, 1846, m.
Mary Sweet, m. Annie E. Smart; Henry b. Feb. 28, 1848, m.
Georgiana Clawson; Simon b. 1852, died 1855; William b. Oct.
30, 1850, m. Julia Ann Flemming; Eliza b. May 6, 1854, m.
Harry R. M. Atkinson; Frederic b. 1856, died 1873; Hattie
b. Oct. 1, 1858, m. John Westphal. Family home Provo,
Utah.

Member 45th quorum seventies; high priest. Machinist;
farmer. Died Dec. 18, 1904, Provo, Utah.

ELLIOTT, EDWIN (son of George Elliott and Eliza Vinton).
Born March 25, 1841, in Nottinghamshire, Eng. Came to
Utah Oct. 15, 1860.

Married Fannie A. Peck Dec. 1, 1864, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Harrison G. O. Peck and Margaret R. Augier,
both of Stoughton, Mass., pioneers October, 1852, Capt. Tid-
well company). She was born Nov. 6, 1845. Their children:
Fannie Eliza b. Nov. 6, 1865, m. Joshua Dunn; Margaret
Vilate b. April 22, 1868; Mary Elenor b. Aug. 31, 1870, m.
David J. Vincent; Leah Nora b. Feb. 26, 1875, and Emma
Sabina b. June 7, 1876, died; Harriet Amelia b. June 20, 1879,
m. Alphonso Adamson; Kathryn b. Nov. 7, 1882; Hazel R. b.
Nov. 16, 1886, m. Clarence Ericksen; Genevieve b. Feb. 24,
1889, m. Thomas W. Shelley. Family home Provo, Utah.

Elder. Sawyer; engineer.

ELLIOTT, GEORGE (son of George Elliott and Eliza Vin-
ton). Born Oct. 6. 1846. Came to Utah 1862.

Married Mary Sweet.

Married Annie Elizabeth Smart November 1885, Logan,
Utah (daughter of H. B. Smart and Eliza Windsor of Somer-
setshire, Eng., pioneers 1868). She was born May 20, 1859,
and died July 13, 1909, at Provo, Utah. Their children:
Edwin H. b. Nov. 12, 1886, m. Ruby McKellar; Irene b. Aug.
5, 1888, m. Vern Searls; George died; Windsor; Florence;
Clifford.

President Y. M. M. I. A., 4th ward, Provo, Utah, three
years. Watermaster; superintendent Wild Dutchman mine
at American Fork three years. Farmer; contractor; miner.

ELLIOTT, EDWIN H. (son of George Elliott and Annie E.
Smart). Born Nov. 12, 1886, Provo, Utah.

Married Ruby McKellar June 3, 1909, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of Hugh McKellar and Mary Henry of Scotland,
who came to Utah by rail). She was born Oct. 16, 1889.
Their children: George McKellar b. May 20, 1910; Gordon
b. Nov. 2, 1911.

Operator Knight Power Co., Elkhorn, Utah. Electrician
and engineer.

ELLIOTT, HENRY (son of George Elliott and Eliza Vinton).
Born Feb. 28, 1848, Boulogne, France. Came to Utah July
1862.

Married Georgiana Clawson March 17, 1871, at Toquervllle,
Utah (daughter of Moses Clawson and Sarah Inkley of
Nauvoo, 111.), who was born Aug. 3, 1854. Their children:
George Henry b. May 17, 1873, m. Bertha Irinda McEwan;
Hattie b. Aug. 14, 1875, died; Effle Eliza b. April 6, 1877; Ray-
mond b. Sept. 25, 1879; Moroni b. Oct. 15, 1881; Annie Lucile
b. Jan. 29, 1884; Lizzie b. March 20, 1886; Sabina b. Nov. 2,
1889; Joseph E. b. Dec. 7, 1892; Lena Dotty b. Sept. 6, 1899.
Family home Provo, Utah.

Member 46th quorum seventies. Farmer.

ELLIOTT, GEORGE HENRY (son of Henry Elliott and Geor-
giana Clawson). Born May 17. 1873, Provo, Utah.

Married Bertha Irinda McEwan Dec. 16, 1896, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Joseph Thompson McEwan and Irinda
Naoma Crandall of Springvllle, Utah). She was born Dec.
17. 1874. Their children: Erma Eliza b. April 21, 1898;
Ethel b. March 21, 1900; Leah b. Aug. 17, 1901; Alma Ray-
mond b. Jan. 28, 1903; Clawson Spicer b. Sept. 17, 1904; Wal-
ter Simon b. May 21, 1906; Bessie b. March 21, 1908.

Elder; counselor in presidency elders' quorum Tlmpano-
gos ward, Provo, 1908-10; ward and Sunday school teacher.
Printer; farmer and fruitgrower.



don, who came to Utah 1870 by rail). She was born Feb. 19.
1846. Their children: Rosina Marie b. June 19, 1864, d.
1868; James Alexander b. May 26, 1865. d. 1865; William
Thomas b. June 17, 1866, m. Anna Christine Hansen; Mary
Jane b. July 27, 1868, m. John A. Richins; Walter Alexander
b. July 8, 1870, m. Nellie Catell; Alfred John b. July 31
1872, d. 1903; Alonzo Edmond b. Oct. 16, 1874, m. Ellen Peter-
son; Burley Elizabeth Martha b. Aug. 14, 1876, m. Benjamin
West; Horace Bertram b. April 20, 1878, d. 1878; Lewis
George b. Jan. 15, 1880, m. Lenne Waddall; Florence Helen
b. Feb. 8. 1882, m. Vance McHan; Belle Maude b. May 22,
1884, m. James Baxter; Pearl Bertha b. May 28, 1887. Fam-
ily home Pleasant Grove, Utah.

Justice of peace; road supervisor. Owner and manager
"Pioneer Nursery" at Pleasant Grove.



ELLIS, JOHN (son of George Ellis and Elizabeth Hague of
Manchester, Eng.). Born Jan. 5, 1828, Derby, Derbyshire,
Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 26, 1856. Daniel D. McArthur
handcart company.

Married Mary Ann Emmett June 4. 1853, St. Louis, Mo.
(daughter of John Emmett and Sarah Boothman of Clitheroe,
Eng.), who was born Oct. 3, 1822. Their children: George
b. March 31, 1854, d. Infant; Mary Ann b. March 6, 1857, d.
Jan. 16, 1882, m. J. H. Watkins; John G. b. Aug. 22, 1859, m.
Rose A. Drake; Elizabeth b. Aug. 26, 1861, m. George Shorten.
Family home Ogden, Utah.

Missionary to England 1881-83. Carpenter; building
Inspector of Ogden. Died Sept. 26, 1901.

ELLIS, JOHN GREGORY (son of John Ellis and Mary Ann
Emmett). Born Aug. 22, 1859, Ogden, Utah.

Married Rose A. Drake May 24, 1883, Salt Lake City
(daughter of George Drake and Emily White of Iowa, who
came to Utah April, 1876). She was born Dec. 15, 1863.
Their children: John F. b. Feb. 8, 1884, m. Telitha Brown-
ing; George b. Jan. 24, 1886, d. infant; Willard D. b. April
8, 1887, m. Elda I. Pingree; Paul b. Dec. 20, 1889; Oliver G.
b. July 22, 1892; Wallace H. b. Jan. 5, 1896; Mary A. b Oct
30, 1898; Rose E. b. June 9, 1901; Grant b. Oct. 2, 1903. Fam-
ily home Ogden, Utah.

Missionary to southern states 1892-95. Member board of
education 1898-1901.



ELLIS, JOHN (son of John Ellis and Hannah Stoner). Born
Jan. 4, 1814, Scarborough, near Toronto, Canada. Came to
Utah 1851, Horton D. Haight company.

Married Harriet Hales Oct. 31, 1839 (daughter of Stephen
and Mary Ann Hales), who was born June 10, 1824, and came
to Utah with husband. Their children: Mary Ann b. Dec
30, 1840, m. Meltire Hatch; Hannah Isabella b. Dec. 31, 1843,
m. Samuel Henrie; Stephen Hales b. Oct. 18, 1846, m. Helen
Marr Lee Feb. 13, 1871; John Henry b. March 18, 1849, m.
Phebe Clark; Harriet Louisa b. Dec. 21, 1861, m. Daniel C.
Lee; Joseph Ezra b. March 28, 1854, m. Elnora Burnham;
Sarah Ann b. Jan. 8, 1856, m. Joseph Hogan; Elizabeth Jane
b. Jan. 3, 1859, m. Stearne Hatch; Laura Victoria b. Oct. 12,
1861, m. John E. Hatch; Charles William b. April 13, 1864,
m. Robenia Marshall; George Franklin b. Aug. 30, 1866;
James b. Aug. 12, 1868. Family home Woods Cross, Utah.

Assisted in bringing immigrants to Utah. Helped haul
stone for Salt Lake temple. Carpenter; cooper; miller; saw-
yer. Died April 3, 1871.

ELLIS, STEPHEN HALES (son of John Ellis and Harriet
Hales). Born Oct. 18, 1846, Fort Madison, Iowa.

Married Helen Marr Lee Feb. 13, 1871, Salt Lake City
(daughter of William Henry Lee and Harriet Carter), who
was born May 4, 1853, at South Cottonwood, Utah, Their
children: John Henry b. Jan. 27, 1872, m. Mary A. Howard;
Helen Marr b. May 17, 1874, m. Charles H. Atkinson; Stephen
Hales b. Sept. 10, 1876, m. Rachel Ann Briggs; Harriet Ame-
lia b. Oct. 5, 1878, m. William Riley; Ruth Clarlsa b. Oct. 28
1880, m. William Hardy; LeRoy Lee b. Dec. 28, 1882. m.
Emma McFarland; Ralph Ezekiel b. Jan. 21, 1885, m. Fannie
Richards; Cordelia b. July 11, 1887. Family home Woods
Cross, Utah.

Married Axellne P. Engebretsen March 30, 1902, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Carl Peterson and Wilhelmina Scroll, pio-
neers Sept. 22, 1861, Samuel A. Woolley company), who was
born March 12, 1873, at Salt Lake City. Their children:
Owen William b. Dec. 21, 1903; George Edwin b. Feb. 24,
1905; Carl Reed b. Jan. 30, 1907; Orson Hales b. Oct. 16
1908.

Black Hawk war veteran. Superintendent South Bountiful
Sunday school 16 years.



ELLISON, JAMES (son of Adam Ellison and Ellen Glover).
Born June 18, 1807, in Lancashire, Eng. Came to Utah
Oct. 14, 1853, Cyrus H. Wheelock company.

Married Alice Haltwell 1842, in England. Their children:
Ellen, m. John Bennett; George A., m. Hatheren Morgan;
John W., m. Amanda Miller; Jane A., m. Andrew D. Park;
Mary E., m. James P. Bennett; Alice S., m. David F. Park.
Family home Nephl, Utah.



ELLIS, ALEXANDER (son of William Ellis and Mary 'White
of Crediton, Devonshire, Eng.). Born July 31, 1842, Wither-
idge, Devonshire, Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 15. 1863, Samuel
D. White company.

Married Maria Elslmore May 14, 1863, London, Eng.
(daughter of Thomas Elslmore and Martha Sandal of Lon-



ELLISON, JOHN (son of Matthew Ellison, born Sept. 16,
1793, and Jane Wilson, born June 16, 1800, both of York-
shire, Eng. married 1817). He was born May 23, 1818, In
Yorkshire. Came to Utah Sept. 13, 1852, Capt. Howell com-
pany.



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Married Alice Pilling Feb. 4, 1841 (daughter of John Pill-
ing and Peggy Banks, pioneers 1853 married 1816). She
was born Nov. 20. 1820, and came to Utah with husband.
Their children: Margaret Jane b. Aug. 11, 1842, m. William
Riley Taylor Sept. 1857; John Ammon b. April 22, 1845, d.
Aug. 15, 1847; David Samuel b. March 4, 1848, d. July 24,
1849; Ephraim Peter b. June 10, 1850, m. Elizabeth White-
sides Jan. 1873; Matthew Thomas b. March 25, 1853, m. Jane
Rowen July 1882; Susanah Ellen b. March 28, 1855, m.
Joseph T. Robine March 1875; Elijah Edward b. Aug. 1, 1857,
m. Harriet Morgan Jan. 1883; Mary Alice b. Oct. 29, 1869.
m William Wallace Feb. 1892; Sarah Ann Dinah b. Jan. 23,
1862, d. Jan. 29, 1863; Joseph Heber b. May 12, 1864, m.
Lavena Wiggill Nov. 1884. Family resided in Nauvoo, 111.,
St. Louis, Mo., and in Utah.

Married Catherine McClaine 1856, Salt Lake City.

Married Mary Ann Kidd June 20, 1869, Salt Lake City.

Married Grace Stewart June 1894, Salt Lake City.

Settled on Jordan river 1852; moved to Kaysvllle October
1853. Assistant stake Sunday school superintendent; high
counselor; patriarch. Selectman Davis county. Died Sept.
9, 1903, Kaysville, Utah.

ELLISON, EPHRAIM PETER (son of John Ellison and Alice
Pilling). Born June 10, 1850, St. Louis, Mo.

Married Elizabeth Whitesides January 1873, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Lewis Whitesides and Susanah Perkins,
pioneers 1852), who was born Nov. 13, 1851, Council Bluffs,
Iowa. Their children: James Edward b. Sept. 9, 1873, m.
Jane Watt Feb. 1897; Mary Annette b. Aug. 28, 1875, m.
Warren S. Stevenson Feb. 1898; Lawrence Ephraim b. April
27 1879, m. Katherlne M. Adams June 1907; Morris Heber b.
Oct. 20, 1881, m. Margaret J. Cowley March 1905; John Par-
ley b Oct. 14. 1886; Alice Louise b. Jan. 22. 1889, m. Jabez S.
Adams June 1911; Evan Lewis b. July 13. 1891; Marion White-
sides b. Nov. 27. 1893. Family home Layton. Utah.

Superintendent Sunday school at Layton; member high
council, Davis stake. Farmer; stockraiser; miller; mer-
chant.

Kl.MF.lt, WILLIAM (son of John Elmer and Sally Peaque).
Born Sept. 16. 1820, Norwich, Orange county, Vt. Came to
Utah Oct. 3, 1852..

Married Hannah Plina Child March 26, 1846, In Lee county,
Iowa (daughter of Alfred B. Child and Polly Barber), who
was born Jan. 24, 1828. and came to Utah with husband.
Their children: John Samuel b. Oct. 13, 1847, died: Mark
Alfred b. Dec. 16, 1848, m. Minnie Jost; William Warren
b. Nov. 23, 1850. m. Adelaide Hall; Cynthia Tryphenia b. Dec.
16 1852, m. John Q. Leavitt Aug. 16, 1869; Hannah Plina b.
Feb. 13. 1854, d. 1857; Polly Anna b. Dec. 6, 1856, m. M. D.
Taylor Dec. 27, 1875; Phebe Arlnda b. Sept. 19, 1858, m. Mark
Hall Dec. 7, 1874; Sally Rosa Bell b. Nov. 16, 1861, d. 1878;
Sarah Josephine b. April 16. 1863, m. W. W. Browning; Electa
Ann b Jan. 28, 1866. m. Chris. J. Brown; Charles Asa b.
Aug. 17, 1869, d. July 3, 1870; Hiram Barney b. Feb. 11,
1871. d. May 21, 1872. Family home Ogden, Utah.

Married Mary Ann Gean April 1857, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of William A. Gean and Esther Ann Pierce, pioneers
1850). She was born Dec. 29, 1832. Their children: Levl
James b. Oct. 1, 1858, m. Treen Louise Peterson Feb. 20,
1896- Esther Ann b. Dec. 27, 1861, m. Francis Keyes Oct.
27 1878; Amanda Vllate b. July 6, 1863, m. James Green
Browning April 26, 1883; William Heber b. Feb. 13, 1869, m.
Inga Peterson Dec. 20, 1899.

Lieutenant-colonel Nauvoo Legion; captain cavalry Com-
pany A. Assisted In building first railroad In Ogden, and
flrst road in Ogden Canyon. Assisted in bringing immigrants
to Utah 1856. High priest.

ELMER, LEVI JAMES (son of William Elmer and Mary Ann
Gean). Born Oct 1, 1858, Payson, Utah.

Married Treen Louise Peterson Feb. 20, 1895, Salt Lake
City (daughter of Jorgan Peterson and Ellen Anderson), who
was born July 8, 1874, Copenhagen, Denmark. Their chil-
dren- Joseph Levi b. May 10, 1896; William Jorgan b. Aug.
9 1898- Ellen Louise b. Sept. 23, 1900: Polly Ann b. Nov. 27|
1902- Ezra James b. April 21, 1905; George Wilfred b. Nov.
2, 1907; Hannah Plina b. Oct. 18, 1910. Family home Mar-
riott, Utah.

High priest. Farmer.



ELLSWORTH, EDMUND (son of Jonathan Ellsworth and
Sarah Galley of New York state). Born July 1, 1819, Paris,
Oneida county, N. T. Came to Utah July 24, 1847, with Brig-
ham Young.

Married Elizabeth Young (daughter of Brlgham Youngr
and Miriam Works). Their children: Charlotte b. 1843;
Edmund b. 1845, m. Ellen Blair Nov. 6. 1864; Rowenah b.
1848, m. John Howard; Brigham H. b. 1850, m. Helen Gibson;
Alice V. b. 1852, m. James O. Swift: Laura C. b. 1854, m.
Richard F. Jardine; John W. b. 1858, m. Jennie Hanson;
Minnie b. 1861, m. Emmett Horsley. Family home, Salt Lake
City.

Married Mary Ann Dudley Dec. 24, 1853, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Oliver H. Dudley and Mary Ann Robinson of
Willard. Utah), who was born Aug. 11, 1834. Their children:
Mary A. b. June 26, 1856, m. Spencer V. Raymond; Albert
Level b. Sept. 27, 1857, m. Isabel Hoggs, m. Elizabeth
Eames; James D. b. Oct. 31, 1859; Oliver Dudley b. Oct. 4,
1861 m. Dina Blumquist; Susan Lorena b. Jan. 19, 1864, m.
W. W. Stephens; Asa Charles b. Sept. 17. 1866, m. Emily E.
Theurer; Jerome D. b. Feb. 11, 1869, m. Anna Mary Clinger;
Hannah D. b. Nov. 4, 1872, m. Lewis Henry Poole. Family



resided at Salt Lake City and West V/eber, Utah, and in
Arizona.

Married Mary Ann Bates. Their children: William b.
June 24, 1S57, m. Emma Dailey; George F. b. Dec. 26, 1859,
m. Sarah Fallet; Fanny b. April 28, 1862. m. C. H. Greenwcll;
Orson b. Dec. 31, 1864, m. Lucy Oakley; Nellie b. June 1. 1866
in. A. J. Merrill; Loritta b. April 12, 1867, m. Hans Hansen;
Julia b. Dec. 16. 1869, m. S. E. West; Annie M. b. Dec. 1, 1871
ni. Calvin Phelps.

Married Mary Ann Jones Oct. 10, 185G, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of Thomas Jones and Hannah Paine). Their chil-
dren: Abner b. Nov. 24, 1857, m. Betsy Merrill In 1884; Agnes
b. April 28, 18ES, m. James Hoage; Charles H. E. b. Dec. 23
1860, m. Isabell Mlrlot; Frank b. Feb. 26, 1863, m. Edna Mer-
rill; Louis b. Sept. 18, 1865. m. Josephine Crlsmon; William
W. b. Oct. 13, 1867, m. Martha A. Passey; Ernest b. Dec. 13,
1801). m. Estella Johnson; Wllford b. Feb. 18, 1872, died-
Sarah V. b. Sept. 9, 1873, m. Ernest Crlsmon; Laura b. Oct.

28. 1575, m. John Hall; Harry b. May 3, 1877, m. Annie Hall;
Byron b. Feb. 9, 1879, m. Clara Hall.

Veteran Walker war. Counselor to bishop; missionary to
England. Member Nauvoo Legion. Alderman Salt Lake
City. Superintendent construction of Utah Northern Rail-
road; lumberman.

ELLSWORTH, EDMUND (son of Edmund Ellsworth and
Elizabeth Young). Born 1845 at Hancock, Mo.

Married Ellen Blair Nov. 6, 1864, at Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Seth M. Blair and Jane Espy), who was born Oct. 12,
1846, in Tennessee. Their children: Edmund b. Aug. 9.
1868; Seth M. b. Aug. 30, 1870; Frank B. b. Oct. 28 1872-
Clara Cornelia b. Oct. 21, 1874; John M. b. Oct. 31. 1878-
Elizabeth b. July 6, 1880; Alonzo G. b. Sept. 16, 1883- Preston
B. b. May 6, 1887.

Member Nauvoo Legion. President Parks and Lewisvllle
Irrigation company; probate judge; superintendent of
schools; president and director of Little Feeds Canal com-
pany.

ELLSWORTH, EDMUND (son of Edmund Ellsworth and
Ellen Blair). Born Aug. 9, 1868, St. Joseph, Ariz.

Married Edwina Walker (daughter of William Walker and
Louisa Bingham, pioneers'1847), who was born Jan. 24, 1870,
Oak Creek, Utah. Their children: Lydia b. April 25, 1889,
m. Orson Greenwood: Clara b. Dec. 4, 1890; Orba b. Nov. 1
1892; Edmund F. b. Sept. 22, 1894; Genieve b. Sept. 14, 1896;
Byron Y. b. Jan. 30. 1899; John Willard b. Nov. 20, 1901-
Herald b. Feb. 9, 1904; Louisa b. Aug. 19, 1906; Ellen b. June

29, 1909. Family resided Lewisville and Rigbey, Idaho.
State hay and grain inspector for Idaho.

ELLSWORTH, ASA CHARLES (son of Edmund Ellsworth
and Mary Ann Dudley). Born Sept. 17, 1866, West Weber
Utah.

Married Emily E. Theurer July 3. 1889, Logan, Utah
(daughter of John Theurer and Barbara Welrly, Providence
Utah pioneers). She was born Aug. 30, 1866. Their chil-
dren: Asa Sidney b. April 7, 1890, died; John Orval b. Nov
15. 1892; Idetta T. b. Nov. 8, 1894; Von T. b. June 6. 1896-
Barbara T. b. June 31, 1898; Reho William b. Feb. 9, 1902-
Spencer T. b. March 9, 1904; Heber Michal b. March 29, 1907-
Joseph T. b. Dec. 14, 1909, died. Family resided West



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