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Elias Van Fleet

Birthplace: Livingston, New York, United States
Death: Died in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Alanson van Fleet and Sylvia Chase
Husband of Mary Ann Van Fleet and Lucy Adams
Father of Willard Richards VANFLEET; Susan Ellen VANFLEET; Franklin D. VANFLEET; Elias Chase VANFLEET; Heber John VANFLEET and 14 others
Brother of Cyrenus VAN FLEET; Helen Maria VAN FLEET and Joseph Smith Van Fleet

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About Elias Van Fleet

(son of Lanson Van Fleet and Sylva Chase of Sparta, Livingston county, New York). Born 1839 in Livingston county. Came to Utah October, 1848, Brigham Young company.

   Married:	Lucy Adams May 10, 1860, Centerville, Utah (daughter of James Adams and Betsy Levitt of Lee county, Illinois, pioneers 1850, James Allred company). She was born February 4, 1839.
   Their children:
           Mary Alice, married Hart Udy;
           Elias Judson;
           Rosebell, married Lemuel Rogles;
           Sylvia, married C. H. Bourne;
           Zina, married R. H. Peck;
           Horace, married Eva Louise Soul;
   Family home Farmington, Utah.

Senior president 74th quorum seventies; missionary to “Dixie” 1870-71. Deputy sheriff of Davis county. Superintendent Co-op. Davis county. Lieutenant in Black Hawk war. Farmer and stockraiser. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1222
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Elias Van Fleet's Timeline

March 17, 1839
Livingston, New York, United States
July 18, 1856
Age 17
January 12, 1861
Age 21
June 13, 1861
Age 22
Farmington, Davis County, Utah, United States
February 1, 1863
Age 23
Farmington, Davis, Ut
June 7, 1865
Age 26
Farmington, Davis, Ut
July 18, 1867
Age 28
Farmington, Davis, Ut