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About Moses Wilkinson

Moses Wilkinson, son of Charles William Wilkinson (1816 - 1880) and Sarah Ann Mercer Wilkinson (1850 - 1881), was born 13 February 1837 at Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He came to Utah in 1862 with the Henry W. Miller company, served as chorister of East Mill Creek Ward for 30 years, and eventually became an LDS Seventy. Moses Wilkinson died 11 January 1899 at East Mill Creek, Salt Lake County, Utah and was buried at Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah.

Marriages and Children

  1. Sarah Ann Butterworth, daughter of James and Susan Butterworth, both of Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, was born 18 November 1840. She married Moses Wilkinson on January 1858 at Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts.
    1. Mary J. Wilkinson born 21 November 1859, married Peter Midwed
    2. Etty H. Wilkinson born 14 August 1861, married David Broadhurst
    3. Emily Wilkinson born 12 January 1864, married Carl Lund
    4. Lovenia Wilkinson born 14 January 1866, married Julius Jensen
    5. Martha Ann Wilkinson born 14 October 1867, died aged 11
    6. Roseatta Wilkinson born 13 October 1869, married Nuten Brown
    7. Moses Wilkinson born 3 October 1871, married Alice Peck
    8. Ella May Wilkinson born 14 June 1873, died aged 6
    9. Laura Isabella Wilkinson born 28 March 1875, married Henry Lidyard
    10. James A. Wilkinson born 30 September 1876, married Clyde Boyal
    11. Ernest E. A. Wilkinson born 28 March 1879, married Cora Midwed
    12. Forest Butterworth Wilkinson born 8 November 1880
    13. Alvin M. Wilkinson born 27 September 1882
  2. Mary Ellen Bircumshaw, daughter of Joseph Bircumshaw and Rosetta Plackett, both of Taghill Ena, Derbyshire, England, was born 13 August 1851. She and her parents came to Utah in August 1865 with the Captain Atwood company. Mary Ellen Bircumshaw became the plural wife of Moses Wilkinson on 11 January 1869 at Salt Lake City, Utah.
    1. Alma Wilkinson born 16 July 1870, married Jennie M. Decker
    2. Drucilla Wilkinson born 21 February 1873
    3. John Willard Wilkinson born 12 August 1875
    4. Joseph Albert Wilkinson born 19 April 1878, married Maggie Gilless
    5. Rosa Hanna Wilkinson born 5 September 1880, married Alma M. Peck
    6. Amelia May Wilkinson born 17 May 1883, married Thomas Reese
    7. Charles Henry Wilkinson born 20 November 1885
    8. Samuel Bircumshaw Wilkinson born 23 November 1887, married Olive Peck
  3. Susan Greenwood; no known children of this marriage

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Moses Wilkinson's Timeline

1837
February 13, 1837
Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
1857
November 11, 1857
Age 20
1858
January 1858
Age 20
Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1859
November 21, 1859
Age 22
1861
August 14, 1861
Age 24
1864
September 17, 1864
Age 27
1866
January 14, 1866
Age 28
1867
October 14, 1867
Age 30
1869
January 11, 1869
Age 31
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
January 11, 1869
Age 31