Edwin Spencer Sheets

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About Edwin Spencer Sheets

(son of Elijah Funk Sheets and Emma Spencer). Born January 23, 1875, Salt Lake City.

   Married:	Alice Taylor December 27, 1899 (daughter of James Taylor and Martha Hurst), who was born October 29, 187, West Vale, England.
   Their children:
           Walter T. born November 23, 1902;
           Alice T. born October 19, 1907.
   Family home Salt Lake City.

Missionary to northern states 1896-98; bishop of 31st ward at Salt Lake City 1902-08 and also of 33d ward 1911. Graduate of University of Chicago, law department; Instructor in Commercial English, LDS Business College 1907-08; principal LDS Business College night school 1910-1913, and principal of LDS Missionary Correspondence school 1912-1913. Attorney and counselor at law. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 87
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1157
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Edwin Spencer Sheets's Timeline

January 23, 1875
Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
October 19, 1907
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
January 9, 1919
Age 43
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
January 12, 1919
Age 43