Ebenezer Beesley

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Ebenezer Beesley

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bicester, Market End, Oxfordshire, England
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Sheppard Beesley and Susannah Beesley
Husband of Sarah Hancock and Anne Frewin Beesley
Father of Ebenezer Beesley; William Henry Beesley; Alvin Augustus Beesley; Adelbert Beesley; Frederick Beesley and 6 others

Occupation: Musician Lyricist
Managed by: Private User
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About Ebenezer Beesley

Ebenezer was baptised into the Mormon church at about 8 years old. He emigrated to Utah at 19 with his first wife Sarah. He later married his second wife Anne while still being married to Sarah. Between the two wives, he had 16 children between 1860 and 1883 (10 with Sarah and 6 with Anne). Between 1880 and 1889 he was the director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.

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Ebenezer Beesley's Timeline

1840
December 14, 1840
Bicester, Market End, Oxfordshire, England
1859
March 26, 1859
Age 18
Woodburn, Buckinghamshire, England
1860
June 12, 1860
Age 19
Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States
1862
March 26, 1862
Age 21
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1864
January 13, 1864
Age 23
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1866
January 3, 1866
Age 25
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1868
October 13, 1868
Age 27
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1869
1869
Age 28
1870
September 2, 1870
Age 29
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1873
April 26, 1873
Age 32
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States