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William Draper, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1807
Richmond
Ontario, Canada
Death: May 28, 1886
Freedom
Sanpete County
Utah, USA

"I am the son of William Draper and Lydia Lathrop Draper. My grandfather's name was Thomas Draper and my grandmother's maiden name was Lydia Rogers. My father and grandfather were born in Pennsylvania State, and I was born in the Province of Upper Canada, Township of Richmond, County of Frontenac, Midland District, April 24, 1807."

William Draper had a long and colorful life among the early members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. A polygamist, he had seven wives and 52 children. A detailed record of his life and family is found in The Mormon Drapers, written by Delbert M. Draper, a grandson of William by way of Riley Newton Draper and Lena Margretta Morley.

He died May 28, 1886 in Freedom, Utah.

Submitted by Christopher C. DeSantis. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Draper (1776 - 1854)
  Lydia Lathrop Draper (1775 - 1846)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Staker Draper (1806 - 1888)
  Mary Ann Manhardt Draper (1827 - 1909)
  Fanny Draper (1834 - 1907)
  Ruth Hannah Newton Draper (1837 - 1896)
  Marial Thompson (1808 - 1893)*
  Mary Howarth Draper (1831 - 1902)*
  Martha Raymer Draper (1804 - 1849)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Hagarty Draper (1826 - 1904)*
  Julia Anna Draper Durbin (1828 - 1884)*
  Moses Draper (1832 - 1915)*
  William "Doc" Lathrop Draper (1836 - 1887)*
  Albert Edward Draper (1840 - 1913)*
  Parley Pine Draper (1843 - 1924)*
  Isaac Grant Draper (1846 - 1922)*
  Almon Draper (1846 - 1919)*
  Nephi Draper (1849 - 1921)*
  Mary Ann Draper Kimball (1849 - 1921)*
  Caroline Draper Tripp (1850 - 1926)*
  Eliza Jane Draper Smith (1854 - 1946)*
  Brigham Manhardt Draper (1855 - 1926)*
  George Howarth Draper (1855 - 1933)*
  Riley Newton Draper (1857 - 1927)*
  Artemesia Draper Anderson (1857 - 1940)*
  James Draper (1859 - 1927)*
  Irene Draper Bradley (1861 - 1951)*
  Lois Draper Bruno (1862 - 1934)*
  John Draper (1863 - 1865)*
  Orin Draper (1864 - 1943)*
  Orvilla Draper Shafer (1865 - 1943)*
  Mary Ellen Draper Christensen (1866 - 1915)*
  Ruth Hannah Draper Armstrong (1867 - 1950)*
  Aury Draper (1869 - 1961)*
  Launy Olive Draper Anderson (1869 - 1967)*
  Alfred Draper (1869 - 1959)*
  Ordansa Draper (1871 - 1871)*
  Charles Thomas Draper (1872 - 1872)*
  Chester Draper (1873 - 1888)*
  Myrum Ellinor Draper Lund (1875 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Draper (1795 - ____)*
  Phebe Draper Brown (1797 - 1879)*
  Carson Draper (1799 - ____)*
  Mary Draper Lawson (1800 - ____)*
  Lucretia Draper Boyles (1802 - 1887)*
  Fanny Adelia Draper Van Leuven (1804 - 1865)*
  William Draper (1807 - 1886)
  Lydia Draper Van Leuven (1809 - 1893)*
  Zemira Draper (1812 - 1876)*
  Marvin Draper (1813 - ____)*
  Alfred Rogers Draper (1815 - 1845)*
  Mary Draper Daybell (1820 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Freedom Cemetery
Freedom
Sanpete County
Utah, USA
Plot: 57b
 
Maintained by: ccdesan
Originally Created by: John Warnke (inactive)
Record added: Dec 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12620851
William Draper, Jr
Added by: ccdesan
 
William Draper, Jr
Added by: John Warnke (inactive)
 
William Draper, Jr
Added by: John Warnke (inactive)
 
 
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Rest in peace from your great great great grandson through Fanny Newton Draper, Althera Marintha Draper Dye, John Willis Dye, Thelma Elizabethy Dye Warner.
- Michael Warner
 Added: Jul. 24, 2014

- Rick Abelson
 Added: Sep. 23, 2013
So thankful for you! My grandpa Aury was your youngest son so I am your great-grandaughter!
- Karen Draper Gladwell
 Added: May. 26, 2012
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