David Van Wagenen (1836 - 1906)

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Death: Died in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Occupation: Merchant
Managed by: John H. Nye
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About David Van Wagenen

(son of John H. Van Wagenen and Eliza Smith). Born July 18, 1836, at Pompton Plains, New Jersey. Came to Utah 1852, oxteam company.

   Married:	Julia Provost March 25, 1857, Salt Lake City (daughter of Luke Provost and Julia Ann Wheeler of Newark, New Jersey, pioneers 1856, William B. Hodgett company). She was born March 2, 1834.
   Their children:
           Eliza born December 18, 1857, married T. Eppson;
           David, Jr., born November 20, 1850, married Avis Bronson;
           John born February 13, 1862, married Eliza Smith;
           Wilford born December 6, 1863, married Rachel Hofelt;
           Edwin born September 19, 1865, married Alice Bronson;
           George born March 5, 1869, married Katie Stark;
           Emily born February 19, 1871, married David Murdock;
           Alma born October 21, 1872, married Bertie Gray;
           Lettie born June 25, 1874, married George Bronson;
           Minnie J. born September 16, 1878, married John Benroyd.
   Family home Provo, Utah.

High Priest; bishop of Midway 16 years. Selectman and justice of peace; postmaster 35 years. Merchant. Died September 13, 1906. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1223
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 177
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David Van Wagenen's Timeline

1836
July 18, 1836
1857
March 25, 1857
Age 20
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
December 18, 1857
Age 21
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
1859
November 20, 1859
Age 23
Provo, Utah, UT, USA
1863
December 6, 1863
Age 27
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
1872
October 21, 1872
Age 36
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
1877
July 14, 1877
Age 40
1906
September 13, 1906
Age 70
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
September 15, 1906
Age 70
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States