17 April 1782–11 January 1861 (Age 78)
Somerville, Somerset, New Jersey, United States
When Peter Wimmer was born on 17 April 1782, in Somerville, Somerset, New Jersey, United States, his father, Jacob Wimmer II, was 19 and his mother, Jemima Laboyteaux, was 18. He married Elizabeth Shirley on 9 April 1803, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 January 1861, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Historic Springville Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.
This is the life story of James Powell and Jemima Wimmer, his wife. It was written by Tyrone Taylor Powell, a great great grandson and was presented at the James Powell Reunion in 1980. The story c …
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