Robert Graham (1824 - 1888)

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About Robert Graham

Birth: Feb. 8, 1824 Laurel (Chester County) Chester County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Jan. 27, 1888 Millville Cache County Utah, USA

Robert Graham was the son of James and Mary Ann Butler Graham. He was born at Laurel Hill, Pennsylvania. His parents joined the LDS Church in its early days, and the family suf­fered persecution at Nauvoo with the other Saints. His mother died while preparing to cross the plains. Robert arrived in Utah about 1848.

He married Mary Ellen Read, the daughter of John Haines Read and Chris­tianna Gregory. She was born Novem­ber 6, 1825, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

They made their home in Ogden Valley for a time and came to Millville about 1864. Robert made his living by farming.

They were the parents of four children: Margaret Elmina (Jesse Brigham Humphreys), Robert (Mary Elizabeth Yeates), Martha Ann (And­rew Anderson) and John Haines.

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Robert Graham's Timeline

March 13, 1860
Age 36
Millville, Cache, UT
October 17, 1863
Age 39
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT
October 3, 1865
Age 41
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
April 12, 1869
Age 45
Millville, Cache, UT
Age 64