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David Sessions, IV

Birthdate:
Death: Died in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of David Sessions, III and Patty Sessions
Husband of Phoebe Carter Sessions and Harriet Elvira Teeples
Father of <private> Neville (Sessions)
Brother of Perrigrine G. Sessions; Sylvannus Sessions; Amanda Sessions; Sylvia Porter Sessions; Asa Sessions and 5 others

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About David Sessions, IV

David Sessions IV, son of David Sessions III and Patty Bartlett, was born 9 May 1823 at Newry, Oxford County, Maine, United States. As a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, David served as a member of the Nauvoo Legion, and as a bodyguard for Joseph Smith. He came to Utah Territory in July 1850, where he worked as a farmer and harness-maker. Died 19 April 1896 at Bountiful, Utah, United States.

Marriage and Children

David Sessions married Phoebe Carter Foss, daughter of Calvin Foss and Sarah B. Carter of Scarboro, Maine, in December 1852 at Salt Lake City. She was born in 1831 at Scarboro and came to Utah with her mother. Their children were:

  1. Sarah Phoebe born November 26, 1853, married Joseph Moss December 18, 1872;
  2. Cerdinia Estell born January 30, 1856, married Arthur Burnham February 1873;
  3. David born January 9, 1858, married Lettie Rawson May 22, 1912;
  4. Olive Cordelia born December 26, 1859, married William Corbridge 1888;
  5. Fabian C. born July 22, 1862, married Elizabeth Moss February 1892;
  6. Darius born October 2, 1864, married Charlotte Chipin June 5, 1892;
  7. Calvin F. born December 24, 1866, died;
  8. Elizabeth born May 29, 1869, married William Lewis November 23, 1888;
  9. Rhoda Harriet born October 3, 1871, died;
  10. Annie Sylvia born April 30, 1875, married George Neville June 22, 1899.

Sources

  • Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 08600
  • Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1153
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David Sessions, IV's Timeline

1823
May 9, 1823
1838
December 15, 1838
Age 15
December 15, 1838
Age 15
1846
February 3, 1846
Age 22
February 3, 1846
Age 22
1850
January 13, 1850
Age 26
Salt Lake City,S.L.,UT
1850
Age 26
Davis, Utah Territory
1850
Age 26
Davis, Utah Territory
1852
December 30, 1852
Age 29
Bountiful,Davis,UT
1857
March 20, 1857
Age 33