Edwin Joseph Parker Winder

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About Edwin Joseph Parker Winder

(son of John Rex Winder and Elizabeth Parker). Born June 8, 1867, Mill Creek, Utah.

   Married:	Ada Bennion Calder November 23, 1898, Salt Lake City (daughter of George Calder and Mary Bennion, of Salt Lake City and Vernal, Utah), who was born May 25, 1872.
   Their children:
           Mary Elizabeth born May 22, 1900;
           John Rex born October 28, 1904;
           George Calder born March 31, 1907;
           Edwin Joseph, Jr. born August 12, 1909;
           William Wallace born July 3, 1912.
   Family home Vernal, Utah.

Member of 61st and 97th quorums seventies; missionary to Great Britain 1894-96; high priest; alternate member of high council; counselor to Bishop George E. Wilkins, Bishop Frederick G. Bringham and Bishop David Bennion, second ward. Vernal, Utah; stake superintendent of Sunday schools 1907-09; missionary to Uinta Indian reservation 1907. Moved to Vernal July 24, 1901. Merchant; farmer; stockraiser. Member of the firm of Winder & Bingham, later the Acorn Mercantile Company. Taught school three years at Jensen, Union and Vernal, Utah. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 372
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1255
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Edwin Joseph Parker Winder's Timeline

June 8, 1867
Millcreek, Salt Lake, UT
October 13, 1949
Age 82
Vernal, Uintah, UT