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About Elisha Thomas

(son of Charles and Betsy Thomas). Born August 2, 1834, Herefordshire, England. Came to Utah in September, 1852.

   Married:	Jane Harris Baum in 1853, Provo, Utah (daughter of Jacob Baum and Agnes Nancy Harris of Provo, Utah, pioneers 1852). She was born July 2, 1832.
   Their children:
           Sarah;
           Elizabeth, married James Richardson;
           Ellen, married James Adams;
           Elisha, Jr., married Josephine Snow;
           Eliza, died;
           Rachel, married Thaddeus H. Cluff;
           Charles, died.
   Family home Provo, Utah.
   Married:	Elizabeth Lee, at Provo, Utah (daughter of John and Sarah Lee, handcart pioneers). She was born 1846, in England.
   Their children:
           Elizabeth;
           Sarah;
           Rozilla;
           Elisha John born June 7, 1873, married Eliza J. Hancock May 8, 1895;
           Mollissie;
           Chancy W.;
           Phoebe;
           Delia;
           Delina, died.
   Family home Farr West (Harrisville), Utah.

High Priest; seventy. Made two trips across the plains for immigrants. Veteran Black Hawk Indian war and Echo Canyon trouble. Farmer. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1208
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Elisha Thomas's Timeline

1834
August 2, 1834
Hereford, Herefordshire, England
August 3, 1834
1855
June 1, 1855
Age 20
Provo, Utah County, Utah, United States
1857
November 28, 1857
Age 23
Provo, Utah County, Utah, United States
1859
January 7, 1859
Age 24
Cheshire West and Chester, England
1861
August 26, 1861
Age 27
Heber City, Wasatch County, Utah, United States
1863
November 9, 1863
Age 29
Utah, United States
1865
September 27, 1865
Age 31
Heber City, Wasatch County, Utah, United States