11 October 1814–29 May 1884 (Age 69)
Martinsville, Henry, Virginia, United States
When Edward Wallace East was born on 11 October 1814, in Martinsville, Henry, Virginia, United States, his father, Thomas East, was 49 and his mother, Sarah Graves, was 39. He married Willmirth Matilda "Margaret" Greer on 25 September 1839, in Washington, Republic of Texas. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870 and Taylor, Apache, Arizona, United States in 1880. He died on 29 May 1884, in Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Pima Cemetery, Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States.
This text of Edward Wallace East’s “Reminiscences by E. W. East” was prepared by Danelle Curtis using scans of the original hand written journal. The original journal is now at the BYU-Provo Ha …
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