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Lewis Mecham

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salem, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Died in Wallsburg, Wasatch County, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Wallsburg Cemetery, Wallsburg, Wasatch County, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Ephraim Mecham and Polly Mecham
Husband of Vashtia Emily Mecham and Esther Mecham
Father of Lewis Lafayette Mecham; Polly Esther Boren; George Fayette Mecham; Permelia Vilate Mecham; Emma Naomi Robinson and 7 others
Brother of Permelia Meacham; Emma Maria Mecham; Hyrum Moroni Mecham; Mary Henrietta Mecham; John Albert Mecham and 8 others

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About Lewis Mecham

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Allen Weeks Company (1852) Age at departure: 16

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Birth: Dec. 18, 1835 Salem Mercer County Pennsylvania, USA

Death: Oct. 14, 1907 Wallsburg Wasatch County Utah, USA

Son of Ephraim Mecham of Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire and Polly Derby Mecham of Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire.

Married: Vashatia Emily Johnson, about 1861, Utah

Emily Herbert, 29 Aug 1868, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

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Parents:
  • Ephraim Mecham (1808 - 1891)
  • Polly Derby Mecham (1813 - 1898)
Spouses:
  • Vashti Emily Johnson Mecham (1842 - 1865)
  • Esther Herbert Mecham (1850 - 1934)
Children:
  • Lewis Lafayette Mecham (1862 - 1907)*
  • Infant Mecham (1865 - 1865)*
  • Luke Rollin Mecham (1869 - 1928)*
  • Polly Esther Mecham Boren (1873 - 1952)*
  • George Fayette Mecham (1875 - 1942)*
  • Emma Naomi Mecham Robinson (1877 - 1927)*
  • Ephraim Liberty Mecham (1879 - 1949)*
  • Marquis Herbert Mecham (1882 - 1956)*
  • Mary E Mecham Graham (1885 - 1973)*
  • Gib Ami Mecham (1887 - 1911)*
  • Permelia Vilate Mecham (1889 - 1889)*
  • Burnett Mecham (1890 - 1917)*
  • Alice M. Mecham Givens (1892 - 1967)*
Siblings:
  • Parmelia Mecham Bigelow (1832 - 1911)*
  • Lewis Mecham (1835 - 1907)
  • Emma Maria Mecham Hill (1840 - 1923)*
  • Hyrum Maroni Mecham (1842 - 1917)*
  • Mary Henrietta Mecham Batty (1848 - 1899)*
  • John Albert Mecham (1854 - 1934)*
  • Adelia Vilate Mecham Glenn (1856 - 1941)*

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Burial: Wallsburg Cemetery Wallsburg Wasatch County Utah, USA


Maintained by: SRBentz Originally Created by: J Record added: Oct 27, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 30932794

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Lewis Mecham's Timeline

1835
December 18, 1835
Salem, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
1859
June 14, 1859
Age 23
Wallsburg, Wasatch, UT, USA
1861
1861
Age 25
Utah Territory, USA
1862
September 30, 1862
Age 26
Utah, USA
1868
August 29, 1868
Age 32
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, USA
1873
September 10, 1873
Age 37
Wallsburg, Wasatch, UT, USA
1875
April 5, 1875
Age 39
Wallsburg, Wasatch, UT, USA
1877
December 12, 1877
Age 41
Wallsburg, Wasatch, UT, USA
1879
March 17, 1879
Age 43
Wallsburg, Wasatch, UT, USA
1882
December 15, 1882
Age 46
Wallsburg, Wasatch, UT, USA