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Dorcas Dykes (Keeling)

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Birthplace: Argyle, Washington, Kentucky, United States
Death: Died in Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Pine Valley Cemetery, Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Keeling and Ruth Fowler
Wife of William Burgess, Sr. and Lieut George Parker Dykes, Sr
Mother of William Lehi Dykes; Eliza Jane Burgess; Don Carlos Dykes and Rhoda Ann Dykes

Managed by: Ed Ekins
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About Dorcas Dykes

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Allen Weeks Company (1852) Age 41


Departure: 13 July 1852 Arrival: 12 October 1852

Company Information: About 226 individuals were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Iowa (present day Council Bluffs).

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Birth: Nov. 30, 1811 Argyle Casey County Kentucky, USA

Death: Dec. 17, 1881 Pine Valley Washington County Utah, USA

Daughter of John Keeling and Ruth Fowler

Married George Parker Dykes, 9 Jan 1846, West Bellsville, St. Clair, Illinois

Children: Don Carlos Dykes, William Lehi Dykes, Rhoda Ann Dykes, Eliza Jane Dykes, Nephi Dykes

Married William Burgess, 17 Dec 1854, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah


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Spouses:
  • George Parker Dykes (1804 - 1888)
  • William Burgess (1791 - 1880)*
Children:
  • Eliza Jane Dykes Taft (1839 - 1909)*
  • Rhoda Ann Dykes Burgess (1846 - 1918)*

Burial: Pine Valley Cemetery Pine Valley Washington County Utah, USA

Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...

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Dorcas Dykes's Timeline

1811
November 30, 1811
Argyle, Washington, Kentucky, United States
1838
March 16, 1838
Age 26
Caldwell, Missouri, United States
1839
June 27, 1839
Age 27
1842
1842
Age 30
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
1845
May 1, 1845
Age 33
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
1846
January 9, 1846
Age 34
West Bellsville, St Clair, Illinois, United States
1854
December 17, 1854
Age 43
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
1881
December 17, 1881
Age 70
Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, United States
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Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, USA