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Frank Sherman Epperson

Frank Sherman Epperson

Male 1877 - 1961  (83 years)

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  • Name Frank Sherman Epperson 
    Born 28 Jun 1877  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: 2 
    Census 7 Jun 1900  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    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: 22 
    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
    Death Certificate 16 Feb 1961  Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Digitized copy of death certificate not available at this time 
    Cause: Stroke 
    Died 16 Feb 1961  Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Heber City Cemetery, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Frank Sherman Epperson - June 28, 1877 to February 16, 1961
    Frank Sherman Epperson - June 28, 1877 to February 16, 1961
    LaVerna Horrocks Epperson - November 30, 1887 to January 21, 1985 - Married October 3, 1906
    Frank was previous married to Ada Amelia Mohlman
    Person ID I876  clanSoren | FRS101
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2009 

    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 1 Ada Amelia Mohlman,   b. 5 Jun 1879,   d. 24 Sep 1902  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1901  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 14 May 2008 
    Family ID F325  Group Sheet

    Family 2 LaVerna Horrocks,   b. 30 Nov 1887,   d. 21 Jan 1985  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1906  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     01. Ada Epperson,   b. 28 Mar 1909, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1923, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
    Last Modified 16 May 2008 
    Family ID F330  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [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).

    2. [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).

    3. [S61] Utah State History Cemetery Burials Database, (http://cemeteries.utah.gov/burials/execute/searchburials) (Reliability: 3).

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

    5. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Groom's Last Name: EPPERSON
      Groom's First Name: Frank
      Bride's Last Name: MOHLMAN
      Bride's First Name: Ida
      Bride's Residence: null
      Groom's Residence: null
      State: Utah
      County: Wasatch
      Place: Midway
      Marriage Date: 21 Nov 1901
      Partial Date: null
      Volume: A
      Comment: null
      Page: 314


    6. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Groom's Last Name: EPPERSON
      Groom's First Name: Frank S. (28)
      Bride's Last Name: HORROCKS
      Bride's First Name: Laverna (19)
      Bride's Residence: Heber, Wasatch, Utah
      Groom's Residence: Heber, Wasatch, Utah
      State: Utah
      County: Wasatch
      Place: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
      Marriage Date: 03 Oct 1906
      Partial Date:
      Volume: B
      Comment: Certificate # 874 Salt Lake Temple
      Page: 51