Lucius Boardman Elmer

Male13 June 1833–4 November 1907

Brief Life History of Lucius Boardman

When Lucius Boardman Elmer was born on 13 June 1833, in Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, his father, David Jackson Elmer, was 25 and his mother, Wealthy Elmer, was 25. He married Mary Elizabeth Loveless on 24 November 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Lee, Lee, Oneida, New York, United States in 1850 and Payson Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 4 November 1907, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucius Boardman Elmer
Mary Elizabeth Loveless
Marriage: 24 November 1865
Elizabeth Elmer
Lucius Anderson Elmer
Rachel Lucinda Elmer
George William Elmer
Joseph Austin Elmer
Mahala J Elmer
James Hyrum Elmer
John David Elmer
James William Elmer
Etta Jane Elmer
Ruth Ann Elmer
Lillie May Elmer

Sources (47)

  • Lucius Elmer in entry for Etta J Nesbit, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Lausis Depue in household of Joseph Depue, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lucien Elmer in entry for George William Elmer, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 3

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


    Age 17

    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Mexican Cession, Untied States 1850: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

    Age 24

    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Elmore .

    English: habitational name from Elmer in Middleton (Sussex), probably named with Old English ǣl ‘eel’ + mere ‘pool’.

    German: topographic name for someone living near elm trees, from Middle High German elm ‘elm tree’.

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

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