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Stephen Wight

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Henrietta, Monroe, Ny, Usa
Death: January 08, 1904 (83)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Ut, Usa
Place of Burial: Brigham, B-Elder, Utah, Usa
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Wight and Mary Randall Hewitt
Husband of Lucy Evaline Waterbury
Father of Rachel Jane Wight; Stephen Wight, Jr.; Sarah Amelia Wight; Daniel Wight; Lucy Eveline Wight and 4 others
Brother of Benjamin Wight; Asenath Wight; Nancy Wight; Maria Wight; Ephraim Wight and 1 other

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About Stephen Wight

(son of Daniel Wight, born January 23, 1785, and Mary Randall Hewitt, born August 10, 1780. both of Centerville, Allegany county, New York, married November 18, 1810). He was born May 7, 1820, Montgomery, New York. Came to Utah September 13, 1852, Thomas Howell company.

   Married:	Pheba Ann Gates April 5, 1845, who died shortly afterward.
   Married:	Lucy E. Waterbery January 29, 1850 (daughter of Solomon Waterbery and Charlotte Post), who was born October 15, 1835, in New York.
   Their children:
           Rachel J. born November 27, 1851, married John Thorpe;
           Stephen, Jr., born April 1, 1854, married Mary Wight September 4, 1876;
           Daniel born May 31, 1856, died;
           Sarah D. born November 6, 1858, married Thomas Thorpe;
           Lucy E. born July 24, 1862, married David J. Davis December 20, 1885;
           Alvin Luies born April, 1864, died;
           Charlotte L. born July 15, 1866, married William Jenkins October 29, 1880;
           Marreta A. born December 3, 1871, married Frederick W. Simmons;
           Charles E. born January 22, 1873.
   Married:	Abigail Emma Pulsipher April 20, 1856 (daughter of Elias Pulsipher and Polly Chubbuck), who was born October 3, 1839, Island Grove, Sangamon county, Illinois.
   Their children:
           Levi born August 16, 1859, died;
           Asenath born April 30, 1862, married Lorenzo Pitt;
           Wilford born October 17, 1864, married Lucy Ann Davis;
           Mary Ann born April 14, 1867, married Nathan D. Yearsley;
           Melvin born August 21, 1869, died;
           Hattie born November 12, 1871;
           Emma Jenett born August 16, 1873, married Frank May;
           Phoebe Ann born April 12, 1876;
           Wesley born March 9, 1879, married Sylva Bott (Wight.

Bishop’s counselor 11 years; bishop three years. Surveyor Box Elder county 20 years. Farmer; machinist. Sources:

   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 235
   Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1245
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Stephen Wight's Timeline

1820
May 7, 1820
Henrietta, Monroe, Ny, Usa
1851
November 27, 1851
Age 31
Council Bluffs, Pottawatamie, Iowa, Usa
1854
April 1, 1854
Age 33
South Mill Creek, Salt Lake, Utah, Usa
1856
May 31, 1856
Age 36
South Mill Creek, Salt Lake, Utah, Usa
1858
November 6, 1858
Age 38
South Mill Creek, Salt Lake, Utah, Usa
1862
July 24, 1862
Age 42
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, Usa
1865
April 22, 1865
Age 44
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, Usa
1866
July 15, 1866
Age 46
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, Usa
1871
December 3, 1871
Age 51
Brigham, Box Elder, Utah, Usa