Elizabeth Mary Veach

28 January 1836–25 December 1911 (Age 75)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Mary

When Elizabeth Mary Veach was born on 28 January 1836, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Hudson Veach, was 26 and her mother, Nancy Ann Elliott, was 21. She married Henry Grow on 20 December 1852, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Chicken Creek Camp, Juab, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Gooseberry, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 25 December 1911, in Salina, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Salina, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr. Luther Moses Palmer
Elizabeth Mary Veach
Marriage: 29 July 1860
Almeron Veach Palmer
Mary Elizabeth Palmer
Delathine Zelnora Palmer
Luther Clark Palmer
Morris Augustus Palmer
Sarah Ann Palmer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 July 1860Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 27
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 27
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Veitch .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mary Elizabeth Veach and her 3rd husband Luther Moses Veach

    Dr. Luther Morris Palmer was born July 5, 1827 at Ogdensburg, New York. He was the son of Abraham and Patience Delila Pierce Palmer. He crossed the plains in 1847; went to California at the time of …

    Sources (22)

    • Mary E. Ramussen in household of Niels C Ramussen, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Elizabeth Rasmussen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Elizabeth Grow in household of Henry Grow, "United States Census, 1860"

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