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Ira Eldredge

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Birthplace: Middletown, Rutland, Vermont, USA
Death: Died in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, USA
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Son of Alanson Eldredge and Esther Eldredge
Husband of Nancy Eldredge
Father of Hyrum Eldredge; Diana Eldredge; Alma Eldredge; Edmund Eldredge; Esther Ann Eldredge and 1 other

Managed by: Martin Severin Eriksen
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About Ira Eldredge

Birth: Mar. 30, 1810 Middletown Springs Rutland County Vermont, USA Death: Feb. 6, 1866 Hoytsville Summit County Utah, USA

Ira Eldredge was the eldest son of Alanson and Esther Sunderlin Eldredge. Ira married Nancy Black 4 July 1833 and they had 11 children, 9 of which grew to adulthood. Ira was converted to the LDS Chruch in 1840 by John Page and Orson Pratt when on their way to Jerusalem. Ira left his home in Indiana in April of 1846 for the Rocky Mountains. After arriving in and abandoned Nauvoo in 1846 the family continued to Winter Quarters and then on to the Salt Lake Valley arriving in September of 1847. Ira helped lead 3 pioneer compaines across the plains including his own in 1847 then one in 1854 and again in 1861.


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Parents:
 Alanson Eldredge (1780 - 1857)
 Esther Sunderlin Eldredge (1787 - 1823)

Spouse:
 Nancy Black Eldredge (1812 - 1895)

Children:
 Edmond Eldredge (1835 - 1924)*
 Diana Eldredge Smoot (1837 - 1914)*
 Esther Eldredge Garn (1839 - 1925)*
 Alma Eldredge (1841 - 1925)*
 Hyrum Eldredge (1844 - 1884)*
 Alanson Eldredge (1847 - 1899)*
 Ira Edgar Eldredge (1850 - 1933)*
 Mary Ann Eldredge Pitcher (1864 - 1932)*
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Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA


Created by: Sherrie Record added: Oct 27, 2005 Find A Grave Memorial# 12182710



            
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Ira Eldredge's Timeline

1810
March 30, 1810
Middletown, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1835
May 1, 1835
Age 25
1837
March 28, 1837
Age 26
1839
March 24, 1839
Age 28
1841
October 13, 1841
Age 31
1844
April 13, 1844
Age 34
Warren, Marion, Indiana, USA
1846
December 5, 1846
Age 36
1850
1850
Age 39
Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory
1850
Age 39
Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory
1860
1860
Age 49
Salt Lake, Utah Territory