Hyrum Moroni Mecham

20 August 1842–14 March 1917 (Age 74)
Zarahemla, Lee, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Hyrum Moroni

When Hyrum Moroni Mecham was born on 20 August 1842, in Zarahemla, Lee, Iowa, United States, his father, Ephraim Mecham, was 34 and his mother, Polly Derby, was 29. He married Sarah Ann Stevens on 24 November 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Oakley, Summit, Utah, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1910. He died on 14 March 1917, in Mountain Home, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Wanship, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Moroni Mecham
1842–1917
Sarah Ann Stevens
1847–1887
Marriage: 24 November 1865
Hyrum Smith Mecham
1866–1940
Ephraim William Mecham
1867–1954
Charles Henry Mecham
1869–1950
Polly Emma Mecham
1872–1878
Eliza Isabella Mecham
1874–1951
Warren Percival Mecham
1875–1944
Franklin Moroni Mecham
1876–1958
Lewis Albert Mecham
1879–1951
Thomas Leroy Mecham
1882–1949
Marion Nathaniel Mecham
1884–1963

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1863
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Meacham .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Meacham

    Story Highlight

    Emma Crowden Stevens

    Emma Crowden was born on June 17, 1823 in Bridgwater, Somersetshire, England, which is located in the southwestern part of the country, just across the Bristol Channel from Wales. Emma was the daught …

    Sources (56)

    • Hyrum M Meacom in household of Ephm Meacom, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Hyrum M Mecham, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Hyrum Mecham in entry for Herschell Robert Mecham, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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