Rhoda Byrne Young

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Rhoda Byrne Young (Jared)

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Birthplace: Indian Creek, Putman, Tennessee, Usa
Death: Died in Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory, USA
Place of Burial: Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Moses Jared and Malinda Jared
Wife of Alfred Douglas Young and Adolphia Young
Mother of Celestia Malinda Strong; Adolphia Young; Jared Young; Rhoda Eunice Young; Young and 10 others
Sister of William Jared; Elizabeth Ann Nichols; Mary Ann (Polly) Boyd; Emily Jared and Moses Alexander Jared

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About Rhoda Byrne Young

Mormon Pioneer:

"...About the 10th of May we started from Council Bluffs in the 5th Company under Capt. Tidwell. My husband, Adolphia Young, was captain of one of the Tens. We had not gone far when the cholera made its appearance in our camp. On the 2nd of July my husband was taken with the dread disease. He lingered four days and died on the 5th of July 1852 near the Wood River one hundred miles out of Winter Quarters. My oldest son, Samuel, was taken with the same complaint on the 7th and died on the 8th on Elm Creek. Thus I was bereft of my husband and my son only three days between their deaths. Oh, I felt that there was no power but the Lord's that could sustain me under this overwhelming stroke.

I, with the help of my oldest daughter, Frances, drove my own team, yoking my cattle mornings and unyoking them evenings. About the 20th of Sept. we landed in Salt Lake City where I had so long desired to be.

SOURCE: Young, Rhoda Byrne Jared, [Reminiscences], in Eleanor McAllister Hall, comp., The Book of Jared [1963], 34. Retrieved from: http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library/source/1,18016,4976-4661,00.html

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Rhoda Byrne Young's Timeline

1820
October 24, 1820
Indian Creek, Putman, Tennessee, Usa
1837
September 8, 1837
Age 16
Buffalo Valley, Putnam County, Tennessee, United States
1838
November 16, 1838
Age 18
Buffalo Valley, Putnam, Tennessee, Usa
1840
July 4, 1840
Age 19
Buffalo Valley, Putnam, Tennessee, Usa
1842
February 8, 1842
Age 21
Buffalo Valley, Putnam County, Tennessee, United States
1844
February 24, 1844
Age 23
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, Usa
1844
Age 23
1846
March 12, 1846
Age 25
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, Usa
1846
Age 25