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Elijah Seamons

Birthdate: (81)
Birthplace: Chediston, Suffolk, England
Death: April 22, 1917 (81)
Hyde Park, Cache, Utah
Place of Burial: Hyde Park, Cache, UT, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Seamons; William Seamons; Elizabeth King and Elizabeth King
Husband of Emma Lyon; Emma Seamons and Sarah Seamons
Father of Laura Louisa Elwood; Emma Elizabeth Kirby; Joseph Elijah Seamons; Henry Stephen Seamons; Elvira Seamons and 8 others
Brother of George Seamons; Robert Seamons; Mary Ann Seamons; George Seamons; Louisa Page Seamons and 2 others

Managed by: Carson Jared Wheeler
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About Elijah Seamons

(son of William Seamons of Chediston, Suffolk, England, born at Allsaints, England, and Elizabeth King of St. Michaels, Suffolk). He was born February 14, 1836, Chediston, England. Came to Utah October 14, 1853, Cyrus H. Wheelock company.

   Married:	Emma Lyons (daughter of William and Mary Lyons, who came to Utah October 1, 1862, Joseph Home company). She was born September 12, 1840.
   Married:	Sarah Balls in 1873, Salt Lake City (daughter of John Balls and Sarah Baxter), who was born September 5, 1855, Linstead, Suffolk, England.
   Their children:
           Laura L. born December 13, 1873, married Herbert Elwood 1890;
           Emma E. born July 20, 1877, married John Kirby December 1897;
           William D. born March 26, 1879, married Annie Jackson April 10, 1907;
           Joseph E. born April 13, 1882, married Lucy Jackson December 4, 1907;
           John R. born October 4, 1884, married Hannah Lund March 10, 1909;
           Sarah born March 10, 1887;
           Elvira born July 31, 1892;
           Henry S. born December 17, 1890;
           Ruby H. born August 1, 1896.
   Family home Hyde Park, Utah.

Elder; high priest. Veteran Indian war; assisted in bringing immigrants to Utah 1861 and 1862. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 375
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1150
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Elijah Seamons's Timeline

January 10, 1836
Chediston, Suffolk, England
December 13, 1873
Age 37
December 13, 1873
Age 37
Hyde Park, Cache, UT, United States
July 20, 1877
Age 41
Hyde Park, Cache, UT, United States
March 26, 1879
Age 43
Hyde Park, Cache, UT, United States
April 13, 1882
Age 46
Hyde Park, Cache, UT, United States