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Septimus Wagstaff Sears

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Upper Caldecote, Bedfordshire, England
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Sears; John Sears; Sarah WAGSTAFF and Sarah Sears
Husband of Isabel Modelena Whitney
Father of Sidney W. Sears; Herbert W. Sears; S. Isabel Sears; Septimus W. Sears; L. Lucile Sears and 4 others
Brother of Maria Ann Liddle; Nathan Sears; Isaac Sears; John Joseph Sears; Dr Heber John Sears and 11 others
Half brother of Isaac Sears

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About Septimus Wagstaff Sears

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Birth: Mar. 8, 1844, England

Death: Apr. 7, 1903 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Born at Upper Caldecote, Bedfordshire, England

Son of John Sears and Sarah Wagstaff

Married Mary Ann Needham, 8 Dec 1866

Married Isabel Modalena Whitney, 11 Apr 1869, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah; daughter of Newell Kimball Whitney, Emmeline B. Woodward

Children - Septimus Whitney Sears, Sidney W. Sears, S. Isabel Sears, L. Lucile Sears, Herbert Whitney Sears, Emma W. Sears, Edward Brenton Sears, Eugene S. Sears

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Parents:
  • John Sears (1822 - 1902)
  • Sarah Wagstaff Sears (1824 - 1902)
Children:
  • Anna Sears Young (1868 - 1901)*
  • Sidney W. Sears (1870 - 1870)*
  • Herbert Whitney Sears (1871 - 1872)*
  • Isabel Sears Buchholz (1872 - 1925)*
  • Septimus Whitney Sears (1874 - 1922)*
Siblings:
  • Septimus Wagstaff Sears (1844 - 1903)
  • Isaac Sears (1845 - 1912)*
  • Nathan Sears (1851 - 1896)*
  • Maria Ann Sears Liddle (1854 - 1919)*
  • Heber John Sears (1861 - 1942)*
  • Anna Elizabeth Sears Wells (1863 - 1903)*
  • John Joseph Sears (1869 - 1905)*

  • Calculated relationship

Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: H_4_10_1_E

Created by: SMSmith Record added: May 16, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 19412521 Born at Upper Caldecote, Bedfordshire, England

Son of John Sears and Sarah Wagstaff

Married Mary Ann Needham, 8 Dec 1866

Married Isabel Modalena Whitney, 11 Apr 1869, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah; daughter of Newell Kimball Whitney, Emmeline B. Woodward

Children - Septimus Whitney Sears, Sidney W. Sears, S. Isabel Sears, L. Lucile Sears, Herbert Whitney Sears, Emma W. Sears, Edward Brenton Sears, Eugene S. Sears

-------------------- (son of John Sears and Sarah Wagstaff). Born March 8, 1844, Caldecot, England. Came to Utah 1866.

   Married:	Anne Chission, who died.
   Married:	Mary Ann Needham.
   Married:	Isabel M. Whitney April 1869, Salt Lake City (daughter of Newel Kimball Whitney and Emeline B. Woodward, pioneers 1848). She was born November 2, 1848.
   Their children:
           Sidney W., died;
           Herbert W., died;
           Isabel, TO. C. W. Bucholz;
           Septimus W., Jr.;
           Lucille L.;
           Emilie, married J. G. Roberts;
           Eugene S., married Eleanor Rhein;
           Brenton M.
   Family home Salt Lake City.

Superintendent Utah State Fair Association. Member state legislature 1894. Manager ZCMI several years. In 1879 he chartered the ship “Ivy” and shipped a cargo of Utah wheat to Europe. In San Francisco, London and Salt Lake City he was called the “Utah Wheat King.” Died April 7, 1903, Salt Lake City. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 598
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1151
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Septimus Wagstaff Sears's Timeline

1844
March 8, 1844
Upper Caldecote, Bedfordshire, England
1870
January 24, 1870
Age 25
1871
March 21, 1871
Age 27
1872
October 19, 1872
Age 28
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, USA
October 19, 1872
Age 28
1874
January 24, 1874
Age 29
1876
March 2, 1876
Age 31
1878
June 1, 1878
Age 34
1882
September 14, 1882
Age 38
1885
June 19, 1885
Age 41