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Solomon Wixom

Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Hector, Schuyler County, New York, United States
Death: March 1, 1879 (69)
Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Place of Burial: Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Reuben Hiram Wixom and Clarissa Walker
Husband of Matilda Wixom; Sarah Wixom; Hannah Wixom and Catherine Wixom
Ex-husband of Harriet Elvira Teeples
Father of Justus Chancy Wixom; Solomon Avery Wixom; James Monroe Sessions; Mary Matilda Sleight; Joseph Morgan Wixom and 9 others
Brother of Nathan Jasper Wixom, Sr.

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Solomon Wixom

He traveled with the David Evans Company of 1850. He was 41 years old at the time. There were 54 wagons in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Iowa (present day Council Bluffs): DEPARTURE 15 June 1850 ARRIVAL 13-17 September 1850 CAPTAIN David Evans NUMBER IN COMPANY 109 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

(parents lived at Log Creek, Caldwell county, Missouri). He came to Utah in 1850.

   Married:	Miss Avery.
   Among their children were:
           Justin C. born December 3, 1838, married Annie Jackson;
           Joseph M.


   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1257

"David Evans company 1850" Son of Reuben Hiram Wixom & Clarissa Walker.

Married Matilda Johnson, 24 Jan 1833, Near Eugene, Vermillion, Indiana.


Married Sarah Avery, 14 Feb 1836, Schuyler County, Illinois.

Married Harriet Elvira Teeples, 10 Nov 1846, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa. Later divorced.


Married Hannah Montgomery, 20 Feb 1851, Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah.


Married Catherine Montgomery, 19 Jun 1853, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.

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Solomon Wixom's Timeline

March 26, 1809
Hector, Schuyler County, New York, United States
December 3, 1838
Age 29
August 6, 1846
Age 37
Farmington, Van Buren County, Iowa, United States
January 15, 1847
Age 37
Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA
April 7, 1853
Age 44
Little Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States