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Jared Curtis Roundy

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Spafford, Onondaga County, New York, United States
Death: May 22, 1895 (68)
Saint David, Cochise County, Arizona, United States
Place of Burial: Saint David, Cochise County, Arizona, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Shadrach Roundy and Betsey Roundy
Husband of Elizabeth Jefford Roundy; Ellen Marie Ford and Lovisa Roundy
Ex-husband of Elizabeth Jane Johnson
Father of Julia Hiatt; Clara Roundy; Nell Roundy; William Alfred Roundy and Evalyn Aurelia Roundy
Brother of Loren Hotchkiss Roundy; Julia Rebecca Roundy; Amelda Sophia Roundy; Nancy Jane Foss; Malinda Roundy and 4 others

Occupation: Farmer
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About Jared Curtis Roundy

He was a Utah Pioneer, arriving in the Salt Lake Valley with his parents 25 September 1847 in the Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company. He was twenty years old. His father Shadrack Roundy was one of the handful of men who had entered the Salt Lake Valley 22 July 1847 (two days before the rest of Brigham Young's vanguard company) and planted the first crops. Shadrack then returned to meet his family, including son Jared C., who were traveling across the plains.

Jared Curtis Roundy was Bishop in Wanship, Summit County, Utah.

Death notice; Deseret News 8 June 1895 THE DEAD - Peaceful be their rest. ROUNDY. - At St. David, Arizona, Tuesday May 21, 1895, Jared Curtis Roundy, in the 69th year of his age, after a lingering illness.

Here's what his death certificate says about the cause of death: "He was freighting. In coupling up his loaded wagon he hit his head against a bolt under the wagon bed. He thought little of it but later on it turned to cancer which terminated in his death."

He was married to Lovisa Jenne, Eliza Snyder (divorced), Elizabeth Jefford Drake, and Ellen "Nellie" White.

  • Bishop, Wanship Ward
  • Indian War Veteran
  • Came to Utah with Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company (1847)

Biographical Summary:

Roundy Jared Curtis (1827-1895) ( (son of Shadrach Roundy and Betsy Quimby). Born Jan. 25, 1827, In Ohio. Came to Utah July 24, 1847, Brigham Young company.

Married Louisa Jenne at Salt Lake City (daughter of Benjamin Jenne and Sarah Snyder, pioneers 1849). who was born June 15, 1832. Their children: Evelyn H. b. Nov. 23, 1852, m. Lucius Peck; Jared Curtis b. March 13, 1855, m. Alice Apgood; Sarah Louisa b. Jan. 17, 1858, m. Joseph Phil- lips; Shadrach b. Feb. 9, 1860, m. Sarah A. Edgel; George Snyder b. Oct. 10, 1862; Ida May b. Oct. 14, 1864, m. John Snyder; Roseanna b. Dec. 22, 1867, m. George Gibbons; Frank Spencer b. Oct. 3, 1870; Maud S. b. July 7, 1875, m. John Thompson. Family home, Wanship, Utah.

Bishop of Wanship ward 1875-84. Commander of soldiers in Black Hawk Indian war. Farmer. Died May 22, 1895, St. David, Arizona.

SOURCE: Esshom, Frank Elwood; Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah; Utah Pioneer Book Publishing Company; Salt Lake City, Utah; 1913.

He was a Utah Pioneer, arriving in the Salt Lake Valley with his parents 25 September 1847 in the Abraham O. Smoot - Samuel Russell Company. He was twenty years old. His father Shadrack Roundy was one of the handful of men who had entered the Salt Lake Valley 22 July 1847 (two days before the rest of Brigham Young's vanguard company) and planted the first crops. Shadrack then returned to meet his family, including son Jared C., who were traveling across the plains.

Jared Curtis Roundy was Bishop in Wanship, Summit County, Utah.

Death notice; Deseret News 8 June 1895 THE DEAD - Peaceful be their rest. ROUNDY. - At St. David, Arizona, Tuesday May 21, 1895, Jared Curtis Roundy, in the 69th year of his age, after a lingering illness.

Here's what his death certificate says about the cause of death: "He was freighting. In coupling up his loaded wagon he hit his head against a bolt under the wagon bed. He thought little of it but later on it turned to cancer which terminated in his death."

He was married to Lovisa Jenne, Eliza Snyder (divorced), Elizabeth Jefford Drake, and Ellen "Nellie" White.

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Jared Curtis Roundy's Timeline

1827
January 5, 1827
Spafford, Onondaga County, New York, United States
1852
November 23, 1852
Age 25
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
1885
January 15, 1885
Age 58
Saint David, Cochise County, Arizona, United States
1886
November 15, 1886
Age 59
Yuma County, Arizona, United States
1889
January 25, 1889
Age 62
Saint David, Cochise County, Arizona, United States
1893
December 12, 1893
Age 66
1895
May 22, 1895
Age 68
Saint David, Cochise County, Arizona, United States