Fanny Elmer

21 October 1827–14 February 1871 (Age 43)
Stockton, Chautauqua, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Fanny

When Fanny Elmer was born on 21 October 1827, in Stockton, Chautauqua, New York, United States, her father, Cleon Elmer, was 25 and her mother, Emily Clark, was 18. She married Jesse Taylor Jackson on 27 October 1846, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 14 February 1871, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Nephi City Cemetery, Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Taylor Jackson
Fanny Elmer
Marriage: 27 October 1846
Mary Etta Jackson
Nephi Samuel Jackson
Edward Young Jackson
Jesse Taylor Jackson
Mary Emily Jackson
Martha Ann Jackson
Fanny Loretta Jackson
Cleon Elmer Jackson
Andrew Taylor Jackson
Almira Lucinda Jackson
Robert Alexander Jackson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 October 1846Mahaska, Iowa, United States
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    World Events (5)

    Age 2
    EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER: John Broadhead BIRTH 1827 DEATH 1829 (aged 1–2) BURIAL Nephi City Cemetery Nephi, Juab County, Utah, USA MEMORIAL ID 185951302 · View Source
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 19
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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    Sources (19)

    • Fanny Jackson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Fannie E. Elmer Jackson in entry for Andrew T. Jackson and Mary Bunn, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Fannie Elmer in entry for Nephi Samuel Jackson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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