Johannes Elliker

30 January 1843–14 July 1925 (Age 82)
Küsnacht, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Johannes

When Johannes Elliker was born on 30 January 1843, in Küsnacht, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Hans Heinrich Elliker, was 45 and his mother, Margaretha Studer, was 40. He married Pheby Ann Root on 24 June 1880, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States in 1860 and Franklin, Sacramento, California, United States in 1870. He died on 14 July 1925, in Enterprise, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Enterprise, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Elliker
Pheby Ann Root
Marriage: 24 June 1880
Margaret Ann Elliker
Katie May Elliker
Rhoda Douella Elliker
Eunetta Elliker
Irene Elliker
Bertha Elliker
John Henry Elliker
Marjorie Pearl Elliker
Pheby Luella Elliker
Lewis Fredrick Elliker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 June 1880Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 9
    Historical Boundaries: 1852: Iron, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Iron, Utah, United States
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Ellerker .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Story Highlight

    Johannes Elliker, Handcart Pioneer

    By The Nelson Johannes “John” Elliker was born the 30th of January 1843, in Zurich, Switzerland. He and his family were taught by the Mormon missionaries and decided to make a trip across the ocean …

    Sources (39)

    • John Elliker, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • John Elliker in entry for Conrad Judd and Marjorie Pearl Elliker Cripps, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • John Elliker in entry for Margret Ann Draper, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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