This Day In Our Family History

1897 Thomas Jackson Schofield, 42, and Lucy Jane Webb, age 40, were married in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States 1928 Hannah Pitt died at the age of 69 in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States 1937 Archie Harold Alcorn, age 22, and Mattie Myrtle Payne, age 18, were married in Weber County, Utah, United States […]

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1837 Emily Louisa Miller, age 9, was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1855 Amelia Emily Webb, age 8, was confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1858 Philenda Amanda Sperry, age 9, was baptized a member of The Church […]

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1841 Henry Gibbons was born in Camdentown, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom to John Gibbons, age 33, and Sarah Wild Cole, age 28. He was the 3rd of 6 children, and the 3rd of 3 sons, born to the couple 1907 Fred McLaughlin, age 27,  and Emma Della Sperry, age 21, were married in Nephi, Juab, […]

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History: David William Rowley

LILLIAN (Lillian Alcorn) — She was a fine woman in so many ways. She was an excellent cook and used to fix us such good meals. She could keep a good house, too. She had a gift for sewing and could make clothes look really well. One winter she made nice shirts for all the […]

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History: David William Rowley

Grace (Grace Harriet Rowley) and her family had returned to the United States in December 1959 and we were hoping they would be with us for the holidays, especially Christmas but they couldn’t make it. Lillian (Lillian Alcorn) worked very hard preparing for Christmas and cooking the dinner. The Christmas gathering was at our place […]

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History: David William Rowley

In the spring of 1930 I (David William Rowley) rented the Victor Bottomly place. It was straight north of the highway about a mile from Dad’s (Hugh Thompson Rowley). It wasn’t a very good place, but at least we were by ourselves. We (David and Lillian Alcorn)  had a few cows, chickens, pigs, horses and some […]

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1879 Harriet Rosabell Harper was born in the covenant in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States to Charles Benjamin Harper, age 31, and Harriet Gibbons, age 28. She was the 4th of 9 children, and the 2nd of 5 daughters, born to the couple 1880 Benjamin Hezekiah Smith was born in Pleasant Hill, Cass, Missouri, […]

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1877  Shedrick James Lunt, age 7, was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1887  Hanna Rosenquist Nelson died when only 2 months 28 days old in Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden 1948  Archie Harold Alcorn, age 33, and Mary Gregory Askins were married in Kingstree, Williamsburg, South Carolina, […]

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