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Elitha Cumi Donner Wilder
Birth: Oct. 16, 1832
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1923
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA

Member of the ill-fated Donner Party who were successful in making it over the Sierras and who sent help back to their family members who remained at Donner Lake. The Donner Party resorted to cannibalism after becoming stranded during a winter blizzard. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Albert Donner (1786 - 1847)
  Mary Blue Tennant Donner (1800 - 1837)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Wilkinson Wilder (1821 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  Susan Wilmarth Wilder Stevens (____ - 1892)*
  Edward Wilder (1853 - 1918)*
  Olive Ann Wilder (1860 - 1950)*
  James Allen Wilder (1862 - 1919)*
  George Donner Wilder (1866 - 1902)*
  Elitha Ellen Wilder Walther (1869 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Donner Harmon (____ - 1849)**
  William Donner (1812 - 1867)**
  Elitha Cumi Donner Wilder (1832 - 1923)
  Leanna Charity Donner App (1834 - 1930)*
  Frances Eustis Donner Wilder (1840 - 1921)**
  Eliza Poor Donner Houghton (1843 - 1922)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Elk Grove Cosumnes-Cemetery
Elk Grove
Sacramento County
California, USA
Plot: Row C, Lot 2
 
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Record added: Jun 10, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9907
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- Linda Davis
 Added: Oct. 16, 2016

- sjm
 Added: Oct. 16, 2016
Known for you bravery and determination may you be reunited with your loved ones.
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 24, 2016
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