Elmira Ann Mecham

10 February 1844–16 May 1919 (Age 75)
Montrose, Lee, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Elmira Ann

When Elmira Ann Mecham was born on 10 February 1844, in Montrose, Lee, Iowa, United States, her father, Lewis Mecham Sr, was 29 and her mother, Lydia Wells, was 26. She married Henry Rhoads Meeks on 4 July 1865, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 16 May 1919, in Mountain View, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Lyman, Uinta, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Rhoads Meeks
Elmira Ann Mecham
Marriage: 4 July 1865
Elmira Ann Meeks
Lydia Elizabeth Meeks
Henry Rhodes Meeks
Mary Electa Meeks
Samantha Louise Meeks
William Charles Meeks
Lewis Edward Meeks
Jonathon Josiah Meeks
Joseph Culbert Meeks
Brigham Lafayette Meeks
Marion James Meeks

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1865Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 2
    Iowa is the 29th state.
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Meacham .

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Ann Mecham in household of Lewis Mecham, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Anna Mecham in entry for Peter Wortz and Samantha Lee, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Ann Mecham in entry for Elmira Ann Meeks Nuttall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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