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About Elias Van Fleet

(son of Lanson Van Fleet and Sylva Chase of Sparta, Livingston county, New York). Born 1839 in Livingston county. Came to Utah October, 1848, Brigham Young company.

   Married:	Lucy Adams May 10, 1860, Centerville, Utah (daughter of James Adams and Betsy Levitt of Lee county, Illinois, pioneers 1850, James Allred company). She was born February 4, 1839.
   Their children:
           Mary Alice, married Hart Udy;
           Elias Judson;
           Rosebell, married Lemuel Rogles;
           Sylvia, married C. H. Bourne;
           Zina, married R. H. Peck;
           Horace, married Eva Louise Soul;
   Family home Farmington, Utah.

Senior president 74th quorum seventies; missionary to “Dixie” 1870-71. Deputy sheriff of Davis county. Superintendent Co-op. Davis county. Lieutenant in Black Hawk war. Farmer and stockraiser. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1222
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Elias Van Fleet's Timeline

March 17, 1839
Livingston, New York, United States
July 18, 1856
Age 17
January 12, 1861
Age 21
June 13, 1861
Farmington, Davis County, Utah, United States
February 1, 1863
Farmington, Davis, Ut
June 7, 1865
Farmington, Davis, Ut
July 18, 1867
Farmington, Davis, Ut