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Thomas Wilkerson

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Clay, Webster County, Kentucky, United States
Death: Died in Kanab, Kane County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Kanab, Kane County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of David Wilkerson and Elizabeth Wilkerson
Husband of Nancy Followell
Father of Margery Stewart; Artemacy Stewart; Wallace Tallard Wilkerson; Sarah Elizabeth Wilkerson; Jennings Alexander Wilkerson and 5 others

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Thomas Wilkerson

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Robert Wimmer Company (1852) Age 55


Departure: early July 1852 Arrival: 15 September 1852

Company Information: 230 individuals and about 130 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Iowa (present day Council Bluffs).

Perpetual Emigrating Fund

From the 1880 federal census, Thomas Wilkerson lived at Kanab, Kane County, Utah, with his wife. The family at the time consisted of:

  • Head Thomas Wilkerson 82
  • Wife Eliza Wilkerson 72

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Birth: Jan. 7, 1797 Richmond Madison County Kentucky, USA

Death: Dec. 10, 1882 Kanab Kane County Utah, USA

Son of David Wilkerson and Elizabeth King

Married Eliza Followell, 21 Sep 1872, Bartholomew, Indiana

Children - William Wilkerson, Robert Wilkerson, Margery Wilkerson, Artemacy Wilkerson, Martha Wilkerson, Vanburen Wilkerson, Jennings Alexander Wilkerson, Sarah Elizabeth Wilkerson, Wallace Tallard Wilkerson, Thomas Woodland Wilkerson

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, Robert Wimmer Company (1852)


Family links:

Spouse:
  • Eliza Fallowell Wilkerson (1808 - 1883)*
Children:
  • Margery Wilkerson Stewart (1832 - 1870)*
  • Artemacy Wilkerson Stewart (1834 - 1914)*
  • Wallace Tallard Wilkerson (1845 - 1879)*
  • Sarah Elizabeth Wilkerson Tanner (1845 - 1895)*

Burial: Kanab City Cemetery Kanab Kane County Utah, USA Plot: 56-3-6

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Thomas Wilkerson's Timeline

1797
January 17, 1797
Clay, Webster County, Kentucky, United States
1832
November 16, 1832
Age 35
Jackson County, Indiana, United States
1834
October 5, 1834
Age 37
Rockford, Jackson County, Indiana, United States
1837
March 21, 1837
Age 40
1840
February 19, 1840
Age 43
1845
March 30, 1845
Age 48
Clayton, Adams, Illinois, USA
May 11, 1845
Age 48
1848
May 30, 1848
Age 51
Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, United States
1882
December 10, 1882
Age 85
Kanab, Kane County, Utah, United States
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