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William Van Dyke

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: January 18, 1901 (70)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Nicolas Van Dyke; Nicholas Van Dyke, I; Lydia Okie Van Dyke and Lydia Van Dyke
Husband of Charlotte Van Dyke
Father of Maude Van Dyke Sadleir; Don Carlos Van Dyke and William David Van Dyke, Sr.

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About William Van Dyke

(son of Nicholas Van Dyke and Lydia Okie of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania). Born December 11, 1830, Philadelphia. Came to Utah, spring of 1849.

   Married:	Charlotte Pixton March 6, 1857, Salt Lake City (daughter of Robert Pixton and Elizabeth Cooper of Taylorsville, Utah, pioneers 1849). She was born February 8, 1840.
   Their children:
           William David born March 2, 1858, married Martha Ellen Evans;
           Robert Pixton born February 26, 1860, married Eliza Wareing;
           Charlotte E. born March 23, 1862, married Paul F. Shaeffer;
           McGaw born November 12, 1864, married Louisa Howell;
           Don Carlos born January 16, 1866, married Kate Underwood;
           Lydia born November 5, 1868, married Chase L. Ashton;
           Eugenia born March 15, 1870, married Ernest Parish;
           Louis B. born November 17, 1872, married Sophia Beck;
           Maude born November 15, 1875, married William G. Sadler;
           Alfred O. born April 18, 1879, married Vera Hardy.
   Family resided Ogden and Salt Lake City, Utah.

Member of seventy. One of the founders of Lehi and Plain City, Utah. Produce merchant. Died January 18, 1901. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1222
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 180

William was the son of Nicholas Van Dyke and Lydia Okie. He married Charlotte Pixton on 29 December 1856 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was the father of eleven children.



Charlotte Pixton Van Dyke (1840 - 1892)



William David Van Dyke (1858 - 1923)


Robert Pixton Van Dyke (1860 - 1906)


McGaw Van Dyke (1863 - 1901)

Don Carlos Van Dyke (1866 - 1901)


Lydia Van Dyke Ashton (1868 - 1935)


Eugenia Van Dyke Parish (1871 - 1939)


Louis Bernhardt Pixton Van Dyke (1873 - 1928)*


Maude Van Dyke Sadleir (1875 - 1934)


Alfred Okie Van Dyke (1879 - 1956)

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Record added: Jul 19, 2008

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William Van Dyke's Timeline

December 11, 1830
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
March 1858
Age 27
Utah, USA
January 18, 1901
Age 70
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA