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Elvira Jane Mecham

Female 1843 - 1920  (76 years)


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  • Name Elvira Jane Mecham 
    Born 4 Mar 1843  Montrose, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    AFN 4276-N8 
    Died 4 Jan 1920  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 7 Jan 1920  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I802  Maxcey Ewell Family
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2005 

    Father Leonidas Moses Worthen Mecham,   b. 19 Feb 1804, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elvira Derby,   b. 6 Nov 1811, Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 8 Nov 1827  Mercer, Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marr: Mecham Family Packet
    Family ID F302  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Moroni Bigelow,   b. 1 Sep 1840, , Mercer, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1870, , Camden, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 23 Aug 1863 
    Notes 
    • Marr: date only, place is not given, Howe, Bigelow Family of America FHL Bk 929,278 B48lh pg 351
      Sealing: IGI, date and place of marriage is the same as the sealing date and place, which is in the Endowment House in Salt Lake City.
    Children 
    +1. John Young Bigelow,   b. 21 Mar 1866, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1955, , San Francisco, San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Family ID F275  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Asa Elijah Bigelow,   b. 2 Feb 1832, , Coles, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1911, Payson, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1872  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marr: Endow. House Sealings Bk H Pg 274, #3481, FHL 183,398
    Children 
     1. Perry Scipio Bigelow,   b. 12 Nov 1873, Provo, Utah, Ut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1921  (Age 47 years)
     2. Moses Willard Bigelow,   b. 1 Jan 1876, Gunlock, Washington, Ut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1940, Provo, Utah, Ut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +3. Elvira Lillian Bigelow,   b. 27 Aug 1877, Gunlock, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1952, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Asa Elijah Bigelow,   b. 8 Oct 1879, Gunlock, Washington, Ut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1947, Green River, Emery, Ut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Alice Bigelow,   b. 28 Apr 1882, Gunlock, Wash, Ut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1958  (Age 76 years)
    Family ID F276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Wife 2 of Asa Elijah Bigelow
    Mecham, Elvira Jane
    Mecham, Elvira Jane
    Mecham, Elvira Jane
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  • Notes 
    • Birth: Endowment House Endowments, FHL 183,406 Bk G pg 124 Spelling of Mecham is consistant with the records found
      Death: Utah State Death Cert. #15, FHL 026,560
      Bapt: Provo 4th ward rec of re-baptisms, FHL 026,333 pg 11-12
      Endow: FHL 183,406 Bk G pg 124
      SP:
      8 Aug 1955 was a sealing to parents date found in the Meacham Family PacketFrom Ancestral File (TM), data as of 2 January 1996.