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Sidney Hiram Epperson

Sidney Hiram Epperson

Male 1834 - 1913  (78 years)

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  • Name Sidney Hiram Epperson 
    Born 31 Dec 1834  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 21 Nov 1850  Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1850

    Iowa, Pottawattamie, District 21, 21 Nov 1850, Dwelling 1221, Family 221

    Elias Epperson, 54. Nancy, wife, 42. Children: Martha, daughter, 19; Sidney, son, 17; Charles, son, 15; Daniel, son, 11; Jonathan, son 9; Alexander, son 6; Susan, daughter, 1. He is born in Indiana; she in Kentucky; children in Iowa. Next door to Coal and Theadocis Owen; J.R. and Mary Grady. Two doors down from David Wood (LDS Cleryman) and his wife, Catherine and family.  
    Age: 17 
    Census 3 Oct 1860  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1860

    Utah, Utah, Provo Valley, 3 Oct 1860

    Sidney 26. Mary J (wife) 24. Children: Sindey J. 6; Charles A. 4; Mary M. 2. Value of real estate is $200; personal property $300. Sidney born in Indiana, Mary J. born in Virginia. All children born in Utah.  
    Age: 26 
    Census 10 Jun 1870  Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1870

    Utah Territory, Wasatch, Midway, Heber City Post Office, 10 Jun 1870, page 7, dwelling 49, family 47

    Samuel Epperson, head 37. Jane, wife 34. He is a farmer; value of real estate is $1,000; personal property $1,500. Children: Thomas, son 17; Charles, son 14; Lizzie, daughter 15; Allen, son 8; Tobey, son 7; Daniel, son 5; Robert, son 3; William, son 1. He was born in Indiana; she in Virginia. The children were born in Utah. Next door to George and Mary Bonner.

    Note: Census records Sidney as Samuel; correction submitted by Ancestry contributor, Shannontbird, 30 Apr 2008, listing alternate name as Sidney.  
    Age: 37 
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    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: 47 
    Census 7 Jun 1900  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1900

    Midway, Midway Precinct, Wasatch, UT, Enumeration District 172, page 7A, 7 Jun 1900, line 45, Dwelling 122, family 126

    Epperson, Sidney H, head, born in Dec 1832, 67, married 47 years, born in Iowa, Farmer. Mary J., wife, born in Apr 1836, 64, married 47 years, 13 children, 11 living, born in Virginia. Children: Albert J., son, born in Sep 1860, 39, single, Utah; Daniel, son, born in Feb 1873, 27, single, Utah; Frank, son, born in Jun 1877, 22, single, born in Utah; Elmer, son, born in Dec 1879, 20, single, born in Utah. 
    Age: 67 
    1900 US Federal Census - Sidney Theo Epperson Family, Sidney H. Epperson Family, Jeremiah Robey, Matilda Robey Springer, and Henry T. Coleman Family
    1900 US Federal Census - Sidney Theo Epperson Family, Sidney H. Epperson Family, Jeremiah Robey, Matilda Robey Springer, and Henry T. Coleman Family
    Census 20 Apr 1910  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1910

    Utah, Wasatch, Midway, 20 Apr 1910 SD 1, ED 205, sheet 2B, Dwelling 31, Family 34

    Sidney H. Epperson, head, 78. Mary Jane, wife, 74. Married for first time; 56 years; 13 children, 10 living. Children: Albert J, son, no age; Daniel, son, no age. He is a farmer; owns farm and home. Albert is an invalid; Daniel is a farm laborer working on home farm for wages. Albert cannot read nor write; the remaining family can. Sidney was born in Indiana; Mary Jane in Virginia; the rest in Utah. Next door to May Epperson; William and Lena Bigler. 
    Age: 78 
    Died 1 Jun 1913  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Certificate 2 Jun 1913  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    State file number 1913002207 
    Age: 81 
    Cause: Chronic Myocarditis 
    Death Certificate for Sidney Harmon Epperson, 1913, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA
    Death Certificate for Sidney Harmon Epperson, 1913, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA
    Buried 3 Jun 1913  Midway Cemetery, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mary Jane Robey  and Sidney Harmon Epperson
    Mary Jane Robey and Sidney Harmon Epperson
    Sidney Harmon Epperson - 31 Dec 1832 - 1 Jun 1913
    Mary Jane Robey Epperson - 28 Apr 1836 - 13 May 1915
    Headstones for Elmer D. and Maude (Barker) Epperson, Robert R. Epperson, Sidney H. and Mary J. Epperson, Dan and Mollie Epperson and Ada Epperson
    Headstones for Elmer D. and Maude (Barker) Epperson, Robert R. Epperson, Sidney H. and Mary J. Epperson, Dan and Mollie Epperson and Ada Epperson
    Person ID I721  clanSoren | FRS101
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2017 

    Father Elias Epperson,   b. 21 Nov 1798, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1854, Honey Creek, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Nancy Lunica Dalton,   b. 9 Nov 1806, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1876  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 10 Jan 1824  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F439  Group Sheet

    Family 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) 
    Married 7 Nov 1853  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    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. [10]
    Children 
    +01. Sidney Theophilus Epperson,   b. 31 Dec 1853, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1916, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +02. Charles Alonzo Epperson,   b. 15 Mar 1856, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1927, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Married: 2x03. Mary Luvernia Epperson Married: 2x2x ,   b. 28 Jul 1858, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1949, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     04. Jeremiah Albert Epperson,   b. 10 Sep 1860, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1920, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +05. Elias Tipton Epperson,   b. 16 Sep 1862, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1895, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +06. Viola Delphinia Epperson,   b. 27 Nov 1864, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1937, Byron, Big Horn, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +07. Robert Ross Epperson,   b. 20 Jan 1867, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1888  (Age 21 years)
    Married: 1x08. William Henry Epperson,   b. 17 Dec 1868, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1933, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +09. Simon Shelby Epperson,   b. 12 Jan 1871, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1950, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     10. Daniel David Epperson,   b. 17 Feb 1873, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1957  (Age 84 years)
    +11. Ruth Lunica Epperson Married: 2x2x ,   b. 20 May 1875, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1952, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +12. Frank Sherman Epperson Married: 2x2x ,   b. 28 Jun 1877, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1961, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Married: 1x13. Elmer Drew Epperson,   b. 23 Dec 1879, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1909, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 16 May 2008 
    Family ID F264  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
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    2. [S111] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Ancestry,com), Year: 1860; Census Place: Provo, Utah, Utah Territory; Roll: M653_1314; Page: 801 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S103] 1870 United States Federal Census, 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d., (Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original data: ), Midway, Wasatch, Utah Territory; roll: M593_1613; Page: 359A; Image: 31; Family History Library Film: 553112. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S85] 1880 United States Federal Census, Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C, (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. ), Year: 1880; Census Place: Midway, Wasatch, Utah; Roll: T9_1339; Family History Film: 1255339 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls., (Ancestry.com), Year: 1900; Census Place: Midway, Wasatch, Utah; Roll: T623 1688; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 172 (Reliability: 3).

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