Elsie Samantha Pulsipher

Brief Life History of Elsie Samantha

When Elsie Samantha Pulsipher was born on 9 September 1837, in Kirtland Township, Lake, Ohio, United States, her father, Daniel Pulsipher, was 36 and her mother, Clarissa Norton, was 38. She married Ebenezer Brown on 19 May 1853, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 29 April 1877, in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Draper City Cemetery, Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Ebenezer Brown
Elsie Samantha Pulsipher
Marriage: 19 May 1853
Ebenezer Brown Jr.
Samantha Ann Brown
Clarissa Brown
David Pulsipher Brown
Joseph Brown
Eunice Brown
Hyrum Brown
Zina Diantha Brown
Priscilla Brown
Elisha Brown

Sources (29)

  • 1860 United States Census for Elsie Samantha Pulsipher Brown in household of Ebenezer Brown
  • 1837 Ohio Family Data Collection Birth of Elsie Samantha Pulsipher
  • 1853 Utah Endowment House Sealing of Marriage of Ebenezer Brown & Elsie Samantha Pulsipher, 19 May 1853

World Events (8)


On 6 April 1840, Kirtland Township became part of the newly organized Lake County.


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


Historical Boundaries: 1849: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Name Meaning

English: variant of Pulsifer .

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

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Notes from the Joseph Edward Smith Family Reunion August 2015

Elsie Samantha Pulsipher - Elsie Samantha was born in Kirtland, Ohio. She suffered the hardships in Missouri where her father died. She was driven out of Nauvoo with the rest of the Saints. Her house …

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