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
1840–1921
Elmira Ann Mecham
1844–1919
Marriage: 4 July 1865
Elmira Ann Meeks
1866–1927
Lydia Elizabeth Meeks
1868–1868
Henry Rhodes Meeks
1869–1912
Mary Electa Meeks
1871–1928
Samantha Louise Meeks
1873–1948
William Charles Meeks
1875–1952
Lewis Edward Meeks
1877–1953
Jonathon Josiah Meeks
1879–1945
Joseph Culbert Meeks
1881–1959
Brigham Lafayette Meeks
1883–1950
Marion James Meeks
1886–1951

Spouse and Children

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

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1846
    Age 2
    Iowa is the 29th state.
    1865
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Meacham

    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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