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Abraham Rivers

Birthplace: Bremhill, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Utah Territory, USA
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Bessant and Jane Bessant
Husband of Hannah Rivers
Father of Mary Elvers; Emma S. Iles; Jane Iles; Martha Rivers; Martha Rivers and 4 others
Brother of Charles Bessant Rivers; Robert Rivers and Mary Rivers

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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Immediate Family

About Abraham Rivers

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 John D. Holladay Company (1866)

Perpetual Emigrating Fund

Age at departure: 61

Find a Grave

Birth: Dec. 23, 1804, England

Death: unknown Utah, USA

Husband to Hannah Dowswell.

Father to Mary.

There is no Headstone.

Family links:

  • Mary Rivers White Elvers (1828 - 1897)*

Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: B-9-6 1/2-W

Created by: Sonnet Tidwell Record added: May 04, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 26592459

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Abraham Rivers's Timeline

December 23, 1804
Bremhill, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
May 4, 1828
Age 23
Marlborough, Wiltshire, England
August 10, 1834
Age 29
Bremhill, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
December 4, 1836
Age 31
Bremhill, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
August 20, 1841
Age 36
Bremhill, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
April 25, 1847
Age 42
Bremhill, Wiltshire, England
June 18, 1880
Age 75
Utah Territory, USA