Isaac Chauncey Haight

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Isaac Chauncey Haight

Birthplace: Windham, Green, New York, USA
Death: Died in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, USA
Place of Burial: Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Caleb Haight and Keturah Horton
Husband of Eliza Ann Snyder; Eliza Ann Price; Annabella Haight; Mary Haight and Elizabeth Summers
Father of Caroline Eliza Haight; Temperance Keturah Haight; Isaac Chauncey Haight; David S. Haight; Mary Ann Haight and 15 others
Brother of Julia Ann Haight; Hector Caleb Haight and Catherine Adelia Haight

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About Isaac Chauncey Haight

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Original transit 1847. Returning from a mission 1853. -------------------- [Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel] Daniel Spencer/Ira Eldredge Company 1847

174 or 177 individuals and 76 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post on the Elkhorn River about 27 miles west of Winter Quarters, Nebraska.

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Birth: May 27, 1813 Windham Greene County New York, USA

Death: Sep. 8, 1886 Thatcher Graham County Arizona, USA

Son of Caleb Haight (1778) and Keturah Horton (1777) was an early convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon) and as a pioneer he moved his family West with the Saints to Utah. Brigham Young sent Isaac on a three-year mission to England where part of his duties included studying iron making. Upon his return Isaac was made president of the "Iron Mission" in Cedar City, Utah. He served as the town's first mayor and as an important church leader. His involvement in the "Mountain Meadows Massacre" and his practice of polygamy forced him to flee Federal officers and become an exile late in life. While a fugitive, he assumed the name Horton (his mother's maiden surname) and freighted material for the construction of the St. George temple. He died estranged from family and friends.

Family links:

  • Caleb Haight (1778 - 1851)
  • Ketura Haight (1777 - 1843)
  • Eliza Ann Synder Haight (1815 - 1888)*
  • Annabella Sinclair Haight (1812 - 1888)*
  • Eliza Ann Price Haight (1833 - 1911)*
  • Elizabeth Summers Haight (1824 - 1863)*
  • Caroline Arthur (1837 - 1874)*
  • Temperance Keturah Haight Macfarlane (1844 - 1928)*
  • Isaac Chauncey Haight (1846 - 1846)*
  • Isaac C Haight (1856 - 1927)*
  • Eliza Ann Haight Adams (1858 - 1897)*
  • Horton Edward Haight (1873 - 1947)*

Burial: Thatcher Cemetery Thatcher Graham County Arizona, USA

Created by: Carl W. McBrayer Record added: Jun 16, 2005 Find A Grave Memorial# 11183221

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Isaac Chauncey Haight's Timeline

May 27, 1813
Windham, Green, New York, USA
October 21, 1836
Age 23
December 31, 1836
Age 23
December 5, 1837
Age 24
Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United
September 13, 1844
Age 31
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
November 19, 1846
Age 33
Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States
June 5, 1848
Age 35
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
May 5, 1850
Age 36
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
October 10, 1853
Age 40
Salt Lake city, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
October 16, 1853
Age 40
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, USA