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Milton Dailey

Birthplace: Fallstown, Luzern, Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Paragonah, Iron, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Paragonah, Iron, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Luther Dailey and Minerva Dailey
Husband of Mary Malinda Dailey and Sarah Jane Dailey
Father of Magdelene Gardner; Marion Dailey; Bert (Birt) I Dailey; Wilson Dailey; Ephraim Dailey and 3 others

Managed by: Jon Walter Rosdahl
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About Milton Dailey

Milton was a son of Minerva Townsend and Luther Dailey. He traveled west to join the 1849 Gold Rush, where along the way he met Sarah Jane Wilson. They were married May 1 1850 and made their home in Ogden Utah. Together they had three daughters: Mary Minerva, Martha Emmoline, and Amanda Maria.

He was a member of the Territorial Militia and was called to protect settlers from Indians along the Salmon River and assist stranded pioneers on the way to Utah.

Milton and Sarah moved south to Harrisburg Utah in 1862. There his skills as a stone mason were put to work and he built homes,granaries, cellars, venses and canals of the abundant rock that was in the area.

Sarah died in 1873 and was buried in Harrisburg. The next year Milton married Sarah's cousin, Mary Malinda Wilson. They were married oh June 14 1874 in Salt Lake City. Their children were: Madelene, Marion, Wilson, Milton Lther, Elphraim, Sarah Frances, and Flora Bell

In In 1899 Milton moved to Paragonah, where his daughter Amanda lived with her husband, and bought an adobe house. There he lived until he passed away in 1913.

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Milton Dailey's Timeline

October 14, 1827
Fallstown, Luzern, Pennsylvania
April 22, 1850
Age 22
March 21, 1852
Age 24
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
June 1, 1874
Age 46
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
February 3, 1876
Age 48
Harrisburg, Washington, UT, USA
August 11, 1877
Age 49
Harrisburg, Washington, UT, USA
May 20, 1880
Age 52
Parrot City, LaPlata, Colorado, United States
November 12, 1881
Age 54
Alpine, Apache, AZ, USA
November 25, 1884
Age 57
Alpine, Apache, AZ, USA
January 6, 1887
Age 59
Alpine, Apache County, Arizona, United States