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James Ure, III

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bridge of Weir, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Kamas, Summit County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of James Ure and Janet Ure
Husband of Janet Ure; Agnes Ure and Elizabeth Ure
Father of Catherine Ure; James W Ure; Janet Scott Griggs; John Alexander Ure; Alma Scott Ure and 6 others
Brother of Mary Paul McFarland; Solomon Ure; William Ure; Alexander Mc Coll Ure; Elizabeth Taylor and 3 others

Occupation: School Teacher
Managed by: Carson Jared Wheeler
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About James Ure, III

Mormon Pioneer:

James Ure (son of James Ure, born 1791, at Greenock, and Janet McCale, born in 1790 at Bridge of Weir, Scotland). Born June 11, 1817, at Bridge of Weir. Same to Utah October 27, 1849, George A. Smith company.

1: Married: Janet Scott in October, 1845, in Scotland (daughter of James Scott and Catherine Lang), who was born April 18, 1818, and came to Utah with husband.

Their children:

  • Catherine born July 4, 1846;
  • James William born October 31, 1847, married Lucinda Ann Cunningham June 6, 1868; married Mary Jane Carson October 17, 1879;
  • Janet Scott born May 27, 1850, married Thomas C. Griggs February 1870;
  • Alma Scott born November 15, 1851;
  • Albert Scott born March 31, 1853, married Louisa Stanford December 16, 1885;
  • John Alexander born April 6, 1855;
  • Robert Alvin born November 25, 1859, married Leonora Bullock August 20, 1884.

Family home Salt Lake City.

2: Married: Agnes Davis in April, 1856, Salt Lake City, who was born May 15, 1831, at Renton, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.

3: Married: Elizabeth Jones October 17, 1866, Salt Lake City (daughter of William Jones and Mary Schill, of Brimsfield, Gloucestershire, England, pioneers September, 1868), who was born January 6, 1844.

Their children:

  • William Jones born July 21, 1869, married Ellen Watstenholme;
  • Agnes born November 4, 1870;
  • Heber Jones born April 14, 1872, married Myrtle Pack;
  • James Jones born January 9, 1876.

Family home Kamas, Utah.

High Priest; missionary to Europe 1856-58 and 1864-67; first counselor in presidency of Tooele stake; patriarch. Veteran Indian war.

SOURCE: Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1221


  • Residence: 1870 - Utah, United States
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James Ure, III's Timeline

1817
June 11, 1817
Bridge of Weir, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
June 11, 1817
Houston, Renfrewshire, United Kingdom
1846
July 4, 1846
Age 29
1847
1847
Age 29
England, United Kingdom
1850
May 27, 1850
Age 32
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
1851
November 15, 1851
Age 34
1855
April 6, 1855
Age 37
1856
1856
Age 38
Utah, United States