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Thomas Woolsey



Birth3 November 1806Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States
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    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register: 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah), p. 49.

    Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Church History Library), entry for B. T. Woolsey, folder “Guard companies’ reports, 1846” (#5), image 10, line 1; and entry for Thomas Moolsy, folder "First 100, schedules, 1847 December-1848" (#60), image 9, line 37.

    Mormon Battalion Company E return list, 22 August 1846 (Provo, Utah), entry for Thomas Woolsey, box 4, folder 9, item 2, chart 3, line 18.

Death5 January 1897Wales, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, Memorial page for Thomas Woolsey (1805-1897), memorial #25348565.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Thomas Woolsey, ID: MMM9-SYM.

    Utah Department of Heritage and Arts, Utah State Burial Index (: Utah Division of State History), index, cemeteries.utah.gov, entry for Thomas Woolsey (5 January 1897).

Burial5 January 1897Wales Cemetery, Wales, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, Memorial page for Thomas Woolsey (1805-1897), memorial #25348565.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Thomas Woolsey, ID: MMM9-SYM.

FatherJoseph Henry Woolsey
MotherAbigail Schaffer

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   • Mary Burrell
Married25 April 1829Jackson County, Indiana, United States
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    Indiana Genealogical Society, Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007 (Indiana: County clerk offices), index and images, Familysearch.org, entry for Thomas Woolery and Mary Burrell (25 April 1829); citing Jackson County; FHL microfilm 1314624.

          Children:
               Reuben Berl Woolsey
               John Woolsey
               Richard Woolsey
               Joseph H Woolsey
               Bartholomew Burrell Woolsey
               Thomas Andrew Woolsey Sr
               Lucinda Woolsey
               Abigail Woolsey
               Mary Elizabeth Woolsey
               Jane Woolsey
               Eliza Woolsey
               Louisa Woolsey
               Cynthia Woolsey
               Peter Burrell Woolsey


   • Julia Ann Mitchell
Married28 January 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    Lisle G. Brown, Nauvoo Sealings, Adoptions, and Anointings (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Smith-Pettit Foundation, 2006), p. 344.

          Children:
               Margaret Woolsey
               Nancy Woolsey
               Ephraim (Thomas) Woolsey
               Abraham Mitchell Woolsey
               Don William Woolsey
               Sarah Emily Woolsey
               Catherine Clarissa Woolsey
               Richard Mitchell Woolsey


   • Elizabeth Ann Holdaway
Married28 January 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    Lisle G. Brown, Nauvoo Sealings, Adoptions, and Anointings (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Smith-Pettit Foundation, 2006), p. 551-552, FHL microfilm 183374.

          Children:
               Mary Melvina Woolsey


   • Lucretia Willis
Married18 April 1847Winter Quarters, US Federal Territory (now Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States)
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Thomas Woolsey and Lucretia Willis, ID: MMM9-SYM and ID: LHHH-NF2.


   • Catherine Lucretia Hickerson
Married22 January 1859Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Thomas Woolsey and Catherine Lucretia Hickerson, ID: MMM9-SYM and ID: LKVB-S5B.


   • Susan Mariah Miles
MarriedJune 1865Millard County, Utah Territory, United States
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    Ancestral File, v. 4.19 (Salt Lake City, UT: Family History Library, 2003), AFN:2LZJ-WVJ.

    Utah Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics, Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah State Archives Research Center, 2009), .

          Children:
               Catherine Miranda Woolsey
               Aaron Lee Woolsey
               Lenora Woolsey


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• 1805Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States
• 1840Fayette County, Illinois, United States
• 1842Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
• 1850Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
• 1870Kanosh, Millard, Utah Territory, United States
• 1880Panguitch, Iron, Utah Territory, United States

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• 1840 Population CensusFayette County, IllinoisExtractImage
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• 1850 Population CensusThe District No 21, Pottawattamie, IowaExtractImage
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• 1870 Population CensusKanosh, Millard, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
• 1880 Population CensusPanguitch Precinct, Iron, Utah TerritoryExtractImage

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Crossing the Plains

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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure16 Apr 1847
       Arrival21 Jul 1847
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure6 Jun 1852
       Arrival20 Sept-1 Oct 1852

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