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Catherine Payne Sisam
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1824
Worcestershire, England
Death: Oct. 28, 1907
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Catherine Payne Sisam
Birth: 10/11/1824
Death: 10/28/1907
Burial: 10/28/1907
Place of Birth: Ridgeway, Wrcstr, Engl
Christened: 19 Jun 1825 Place: Inkberrow, Wrcstr, Engl
Married: 30 Jul 1843 Place: Alcester, Wrwcks, Engl
Place of Death: MIDVALE, UTAH
Cause of Death:
Grave Location: West Jordan City Cemetery, K_17_5

Catherine Payne Sisam was born on Oct. 11, 1824 at Ridgeway Worcestershire, England to Richard Payne and Ann Payne. Catherine was the third child of five. Catherine was seven (7) years old when her father died in 1831. Catherine's mother married Thomas Jeffs. Catherine's sister Eliza married a Joseph Locke. He was an LDS missionary and baptied both Eliza and Catherine in 1851. Her mother and father were first cousins. Catherine met a young man named Joseph Sisam. Catherine Payne married Joseph Sisam July 30, 1843 at Alcester, Worcestershire, England. Both Catherine and Joseph lived in a small home in the village of Inkeberrow. Inkberrow is a hilly Parish. The five children of Catherine Payne and Joseph Sisam included;

F Harriet SISAM
Born: 1 Oct 1844 Place: Alcester Samborn, Wrwcks, Engl
Died: 3 Aug 1917 Place: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Born: 11 Oct 1847 Place: Inkberrow, Worcestershire, England, Great Britian
Died: 29 Feb 1916 Place: Sandy, Salt Lake, Ut
Buried: 3 Mar 1916 Place: West Jordan Cemetery, West Jordan, Ut

F Rebecca SISAM
Born: 12 Apr 1855 Place: Inkberrow Cladswell, Wrwcks, Engl
Died: 19 Jul 1859 Place:

M Joseph Henry SISAM
Born: 22 Jul 1853 Place: Inkberrow, Worcestorshire, England
Died: 21 Sep 1917 Place: Midvale, Salt Lake, Ut
Buried: 25 Sep 1917 Place: Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah

Born: 6 Nov 1849 Place: Inkberrow Cladswell, Wrwcks, Engl
Died: 9 Oct 1894 Place:

Catherine was and excellent mother and homemaker. Catherine worked in a glove mill. Catherine taught her children housekeeping, weaving and making gloves. Catherine, Joseph and their children Emma and Joseph Henry set sail from Liverpool, England on Jun 4, 1868 on the packet ship "John Bright", Captain James MaGaw. Joseph sold his farm so they could purchase ticket # 149 for $700.00 dollars. Joseph also had $1,100.00 in a draft. There were 743 people on the "John Bright". There were rough waters and many were sea sick. The John Bright arrived in New York on July 13, 1868. Catherine and Family took a train and arrived at Benton, Wyoming on July 23, 1868. From there they traveled with the John Gillespie Wagon Company on August 24, 1868. The 500 member wagon train was followed by indians, but nothing happened.
Catherine Payne Sisam died on Oct. 28, 1907 at Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah. She was buried on Oct. 28, 1907 at West Jordan, Salt Lake County, Utah. It was a difficult trip to Utah and Emma, their crippled daughter had to sit up the entire way. Emma, Joseph and Family arrived in Salt Lake on September 15, 1868. Joseph, farmer used his draft money and built a home in East Jordan, now Midvale, Utah. He grew wheat on this farm. Catherine took care of her children including Emma who could not walk. Catherine, Joseph and Emma were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple on March 1, 1878. Catherine received her Patriarchal blessing from the West Jordan Ward on July 2, 1879. Her husband Joseph Sisam died on Friday, January 13, 1899 at 4:00 p.m. of old age. His funeral was held at the Jordan Meeting House on Monday, January 16, 1899. He was buried at the West Jordan Cemetery. Catherined died on October 28, 1907 in West Jordan and was buried next to her husband in the West Jordan Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Joseph Sisam (1820 - 1899)*
  Harriet Sisam Timms (1844 - 1917)*
  Ann Sisam Goff (1847 - 1916)*
  Emma Sisam (1849 - 1891)*
  Joseph Henry Sisam (1853 - 1917)*
  Rebecca Sisam (1855 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship
West Jordan City Cemetery
West Jordan
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: K_17_5
Created by: Bruce J. Black
Record added: Dec 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12779999
Catherine <i>Payne</i> Sisam
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Catherine <i>Payne</i> Sisam
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