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Francis Bacon

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Hamilton, Madison County, New York, United States
Death: April 24, 1920 (88)
Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Place of Burial: Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Chauncey Bacon and Mary Bacon
Husband of Jane Loader; Elizabeth Bacon and Elizabeth Simpson
Father of Eliza Jane Bacon; Franklin Rosa Bacon and Nelson James Bacon
Brother of Lawrence Bacon
Half brother of Senica Bacon; Mary Belinda Black; Thomas Joseph Bacon; James M. Bacon; Louisa Bacon and 9 others

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About Francis Bacon

  • Residence: Battle Creek, Utah, Utah Territory, United States - 1860
  • Residence: Georgetown, , Idaho - 1910

Birth: Feb. 5, 1832, Hamilton, Madison County, New York, USA

Death: Apr. 24, 1920, Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA

Burial: Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA

Francis Bacon Dies:

Francis Bacon, one of the old time and highly respected citizens of the city of Georgetown passed away at his home Saturday night after an illness extending over a long period. Services for Mr. Bacon were held at Georgetown Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock.

Francis Bacon was born in the state of New York, February 5, 1832 his parents being members of the L.D.S. church, being among the first to embrace that faith. When six years of age Francis Bacon became acquainted with the Prophet Joseph Smith, in Nauvoo, Illinois, and remembered this acquaintanceship all thru his life. He crossed the plains in 1852, walking and driving a yoke of oxen and was barefooted.

In 1860 he married Jane Loader in Pleasant Grove. She was a member of the handcart company in which he crossed the plains. His wife died four years later, leaving him with three small children. In 1864 he married again to Elizabeth Simpson. He was the father of eleven children, six of whom are living and 39 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. He was one of the pioneers of Bear Lake county and resided here until his death. Montpelier Examiner

Bacon, Francis 7 May 1920


Spouse:

 

Jane Loader Bacon (1842 - 1864)*


Children:

 

Eliza Jane Bacon Hess (1860 - 1938)*

 

Franklin Rosa Bacon (1862 - 1930)*

 

Nelson James Bacon (1864 - 1864)*

 

Lorenzo Bacon (1870 - 1914)*

 

Albert Bacon (1873 - 1950)*

 

Florence Bacon (1876 - 1880)*


Created by: Carol Stevens

Record added: Mar 28, 2009

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Francis Bacon's Timeline

1832
February 5, 1832
Hamilton, Madison County, New York, United States
1860
December 7, 1860
Age 28
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
1862
June 4, 1862
Age 30
Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah, United States
1864
February 7, 1864
Age 32
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
1920
April 24, 1920
Age 88
Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
April 27, 1920
Age 88
Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States