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William Henry Epperson

William Henry Epperson

Male 1868 - 1933  (64 years)

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  • Name William Henry Epperson 
    Born 17 Dec 1868  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1880

    Utah, Wasatch, Midway Precinct, 4 Jun 1880, SD 136, ED 91, page 4, dwelling 30, family 30

    Sidney H. Epperson, 47. Mary Jane, wife, 46. Children: Charles A., son 24; Mary L., daughter 21; Jeremiah A. son 19; Elias Tipton, son 16; Viola D., daughter 15; Robert R. son 13; William, son 11; Simon S., son 8; Daniel D., son 7; Ruth L., daughter 5; Elmer, son, 5/12. Also living with them is his brother, Daniel Epperson, 40. Sidney is a farmer; Charles A. is farm laborer; David is a farm laborer. Sidney is born in Indiana; David in Iowa; Mary Jane in Virginia; the children in Utah. Robert, William, Susan and Daniel are attending school. Next door to Christopher Boyer; George and Fanny Wardle.  
    Age: 11 
    Died 4 Jul 1933  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    William Henry Epperson
December 17, 1868 to July 4, 1933
    William Henry Epperson December 17, 1868 to July 4, 1933
    Married Catherine Bunnell December 2, 1891
    Death Certificate 6 Jul 1933  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    State file number: 1933002466 
    Age: 64 
    Cause: cause of death unreadable on death ceritificate 
    Death Certificate for William Henry Epperson, 1933, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA
    Death Certificate for William Henry Epperson, 1933, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA
    Buried Midway Cemetery, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I786  clanSoren | FRS101
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2012 

    Father Ancestors Sidney Hiram Epperson,   b. 31 Dec 1834, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1913, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Mary Jane Robey,   b. 28 Apr 1836, Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1915, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 7 Nov 1853  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • EPPERSON, SIDNEY HYRUM (son of Elias Epperson and Nancy Dalton of Indiana). Born 1832 in Indiana. Came to Utah 1852, David Wood company. Married Mary Jane Robey 1853 at Provo, Utah (daughter of Jeremiah Robey and Ruth Tucker—pioneers 1852, David Wood company), who was born 1836, and came to Utah with parents.

      Their children:
      Sidney Theophelis b. Jan. 23, 1854, m. Eliza Van Wagoner;
      Charles Alonzo b. March 15, 1856, m. Libbie Coleman;
      Mary Louverna b. July 28, 1858, m. Dean Forrest;
      Albert b. Sept. 10, 1860;
      Elias Tipton b. Sept. 16, 1862, m. Janey Bonner;
      Viola Delphina b. Sept. 26, 1864, m. Adelbert Alexander;
      Robert Ross b. Jan. 20, 1867, m. Bertha Springer;
      William Henry b. Dec. 17, 1868;
      Simon S. b. Jan. 12, 1871, m. Lydia M. Smith April 4, 1889;
      Daniel D. b. Feb. 17, 1873;
      Ruth Lunica b. May 20, 1875, m. William J. Mathews;
      Frank S. b. June 26, 1877, m. Ada Mohlman;
      Elmer Drew b, Dec. 23, 1879, m. Maud Barker.

      Settled at Provo 1852; moved to Snake Creek 1859. Bishop of Midway ten years. Member Utah militia; captain of Provo Valley cavalry three years; major. Indian war veteran Farmer and stockraiser. [4]
    Family ID F264  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Kathrine Bunnell,   b. 1 Oct 1872, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1934, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1891 
    Last Modified 19 May 2008 
    Family ID F335  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S85] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Midway, Wasatch, Utah; Roll: T9_1339; Family History Film: 1255339 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S191] Daughters of Utah Pioneers Obituary Scrapbook (Reliability: 3).
      Obituary Scrapbook
      William Henry Epperson

      He was born here December 17, 1868, a son of Sidney H. and Mary Jane Robey Epperson. He was married to Katherine Bunnel, December 2. 1891. He is survived by his widow, three brothers, Simon S. Epperson, Salt Lake; Frank S. Epperson, Heber. and Dan D. Epperson, Midway; three sisters, Miss Mollie Epperson and Mrs. Lunica Mathews, Midway; Mrs. Viola Alexander, Byron, Wyo.

    3. [S118] Utah Death Certificates (Series 81448), 1904 to 1965, Utah State Archives, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, (historyresearch.utah.gov), State file number: 1933002466 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S119] Utah Pioneers and Prominent Men, (Ancestry.com ) (Reliability: 3).