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David Van Wagenen

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Pompton Plains, Pequannock Township, Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Death: September 13, 1906 (70)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Halmagh Van Wagoner and Eliza Jean Van Wagoner
Husband of Julia Ann Van Wagenen
Father of Julia Eliza Epperson; David Lamont Van Wagenen; Wilford Van Wagenen; George Christopher Van Wagenen; Alma Van Wagenen and 2 others
Brother of Mary Newell
Half brother of Ephraim Van Wagoner; Hester Van Wagoner; John Van Wagoner, Sr.; Ann Bagley; Cynthia Bronson and 10 others

Occupation: Merchant
Managed by: John H. Nye
Last Updated:

About David Van Wagenen

(son of John H. Van Wagenen and Eliza Smith). Born July 18, 1836, at Pompton Plains, New Jersey. Came to Utah 1852, oxteam company.

   Married:	Julia Provost March 25, 1857, Salt Lake City (daughter of Luke Provost and Julia Ann Wheeler of Newark, New Jersey, pioneers 1856, William B. Hodgett company). She was born March 2, 1834.
   Their children:
           Eliza born December 18, 1857, married T. Eppson;
           David, Jr., born November 20, 1850, married Avis Bronson;
           John born February 13, 1862, married Eliza Smith;
           Wilford born December 6, 1863, married Rachel Hofelt;
           Edwin born September 19, 1865, married Alice Bronson;
           George born March 5, 1869, married Katie Stark;
           Emily born February 19, 1871, married David Murdock;
           Alma born October 21, 1872, married Bertie Gray;
           Lettie born June 25, 1874, married George Bronson;
           Minnie J. born September 16, 1878, married John Benroyd.
   Family home Provo, Utah.

High Priest; bishop of Midway 16 years. Selectman and justice of peace; postmaster 35 years. Merchant. Died September 13, 1906. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1223
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 177
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David Van Wagenen's Timeline

July 18, 1836
Pequannock Township, Morris County, New Jersey, United States
December 18, 1857
Age 21
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Age 21
November 20, 1859
Age 23
Provo, Utah, UT, United States
December 6, 1863
Age 27
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
March 5, 1869
Age 32
Midway, Wasatch County, Utah, United States
October 21, 1872
Age 36
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
July 14, 1877
Age 40
September 13, 1906
Age 70
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States