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William Gimbert Saunders

Also Known As: "Gimbert"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, , England
Death: Died in Uintah, Weber County, Utah Territory, United States
Place of Burial: Plot C-5-17-1E, Ogden, Weber County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Saunders and Mary Saunders
Husband of Mary Saunders; Amelia Ann Saunders and Pheoba Ann Saunders
Father of Margaret Saunders; George Albert Saunders; Amelia May Saunders; Hester Ames; Thomas Henry Saunders and 12 others
Brother of Caroline Warner ( Saunders) and Mary ann Hunt (Saunders)

Managed by: Larry Rittenberg
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About William Gimbert Saunders

William Gilbert Saunders, son of Charles Saunders and Mary Ann Leavitt of Soham, Cambridgeshire, England, was born January 10, 1819, at Soham. Came to Utah in 1854.

Married Phoebe Marrill in England (daughter of John and Mary Marrill of England). She was born June 7, 1817, Little Port, England. Their children:

  1. Mary Ann, married Richard Mathews;
  2. William G.;
  3. Charles, died infant;
  4. Caroline, died infant;
  5. Caroline Eliza, married Andrew Miller;
  6. James M.;
  7. Phoebe, married Richard Oram;
  8. John M., married Tillie Garmer.

Family home Collinston, Utah.

Missionary to England 1878; also missionary U. S. Wagon maker. Died at Ogden, Utah.

Sources

  • Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1147

Son of Charles Saunders and Mary Ann Leavitt/Levet

Married Pheoba Ann Merrell, 11 Nov 1839, in Soham, Cambridgeshire, England

Children - Mary Ann Saunders, William Gill Saunders, Charles Saunders (1846), Charles Saunders (1850), Caroline Sanders (1852), Caroline Eliza Sanders (1853), Phoebe Saunders, James Merrill Saunders, John Merrill Saunders

Married Amelia Ann Batchelor, 22 Sep 1866, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children - Hyrum Saunders, Joseph Saunders, Elizabeth Saunders, Richard Saunders, Heber Saunders, David Saunders, Reuben Saunders, Charlotte Saunders, Edward Saunders

Married Mary Summerhays, 2 Feb 1874, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children - George Albert Saunders, Amelia May Saunders, Margaret Saunders Peck, Hester Saunders Ames, Thomas Henry Saunders, Alma Saunders, Nephi Saunders, Willard Gimbert Saunders

History - Came to Utah in 1854. Missionary to England 1878; also missionary U. S. Wagon maker. Died at Ogden, Utah. Family home Collinston, Utah.

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William Gimbert Saunders's Timeline

1819
January 10, 1819
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, , England
May 16, 1819
Soham Camb. Engl, Cambridgeshire, England
May 16, 1819
Soham, Cambridge, England
1868
February 10, 1868
Age 49
Ogden, Weber, UT
1871
October 16, 1871
Age 52
Harrisville, Weber, Utah
1873
April 9, 1873
Age 54
Collinston, B-Eldr, UT
1875
March 1, 1875
Age 56
Ogden, Weber, UT
October 7, 1875
Age 56
Collinston, Box Elder County, Utah Territory, United States