|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1808|
|Death: ||Sep. 12, 1892|
Martha Amelia Jewell was born in 1808 in Maine. She married Lynus Beemus on Febraury 25, 1827. He was from Ashtabula Ohio. They were parents of ten children, all born in Lewistown, Illinois.
Lynus was a farmer by trade , but hearing of the gold in California he wanted to try his luck. They came across the plains with a company bound for the gold fields in the early 1850's. Martha being the only member of the Church in her family persuaded him to stay in Utah.
They settled in Manti Utah in 1854. Record show that he was baptized in March 1858, and died three weeks later. Martha continued to live in Manti for another thrity-four years, and died there at the age of eighty-five.
Lynus E. Beemus (1805 - 1858)*
George McNeil Bemus (1837 - 1907)*
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Record added: Aug 26, 2006
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Daryl & Barbara (Biggs) Mallett
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Children of Lynus and Martha Amelia Bemus: Ira BEMUS [abt 1830-] Mary Judith Elizabeth BEMUS [1832-1870] Spouse: Mathew Hayes IVORY   William Myron BEMUS [1834-1900] Spouse: Harriett HAMILTON   George McNeil BEMUS [1837-1907] Spouse...(Read more)|
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