Historical records matching George Washington Wilkins
About George Washington Wilkins
(son of Abraham and Mary Emmons Wilkins). Born October 28, 1822, Peterboro, New Hampshire. Came to Utah October 12, 1849.
Married: Catherine Augusta Lovett, July 4, 1846.
Augusta born July 5, 1851, married John W. Snell; George A. born February 18, 1853, married Elizabeth Mayer; Charles born December 18, 1854, died; Alsina E. born May 7, 1856, married George H. Brimhall; Lucy A. born March 14, 1858, married Carl A. Marcusen; Joseph E. born October 23, 1860, married Arminta Wilson; Albert W. born May 11, 1863, married Mary E. Dudley.
Family home Spanish Fork. Married: Mary M. Myer September 17, 1886.
There were four children of this marriage in family.
President high priest’s quorum; second counselor to Bishop John L. Butler; first counselor Bishop A. K. Thurber; patriarch; missionary to England 1871; president Bedford and Norwich conference; missionary New England states, 1876. Assisted in bringing immigrants to Utah. Pioneer settler at Spanish Fork, Utah, 1855. Member city council, Spanish Fork. Second vice-president and Board of Directors Spanish Fork Co-op, two years. Sources:
Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 196 Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1247