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Caroline Mayhew Lance
Birth: Nov. 18, 1882
Pleasant Grove
Utah County
Utah, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1935
Twin Falls
Twin Falls County
Idaho, USA

Daughter of Austin Ship Mayhew and Martha Jane Walker Mayhew

Wife of Myron Eliphus Lance , married 6 Dec 1900 in Giles,Wayne,UT,USA
Sealed 28 Apr 1940 SLAKE temple in Salt Lake City,UT,USA

Mother of Artie Eliphus Lance, Ilda Mae Lance Shirts , Orson William Lance, Homer Austin Lance, Myron Rex Lance, Abba Gale Lance, Charles Ray Lance, Arzy Mayhew Lance, Ila Lance, Carl & Darl (twins) Lance, Martha Lance Sievers and Dartha (twins) Lance, and Melvina Lance Bigelow

Sister of Austin Ship Mayhew, Elijah Walker Mayhew, Martha Medora Mayhew Gibbons, Berthenia Mayhew Stoddard, Cordelia Mayhew Knight, Earnest Mayhew, Walter Franklin Mayhew, Robert Ray Mayhew, Luella Mayhew Pederson, Otto Benjamin Mayhew and Shelby Rufus Mayhew


Caroline Mayhew Lance was born Nov. 18, 1882 at Pleasant Grove, Utah, the daughter of Austin Ship Mayhew and Martha Jane Walker.

Sh e was rasied to womanhod in Giles, Utah, where the family moved when she was a small child.

December 6, 1900 she married to Myron Eliphus Lance and to this union were born 14 children, including two sets of twins.

She moved about 1910 withher husband and children to Duchesne County, where they were among the first settlers of that vountry. There they endured many hardships, as did everybody at that time whie getting theri farms inder cultivation.

She just lived at Midview. Later at Duchesne they also owned a farm at Antelope, which her husband farmed until his death in 1930. After the passing she tried to farm alone with her large family of children, but soon had to give it up as it was too hard for her.

She moved to Twin Falls, Idaho in the year 1933, where she lived until her passsing away in Nov.17, 1935. She will long be remembered for her readings of poetry which she dearly loved. She was hardly ever in a group that she was not asked to give a reading to entertain them. She was also a good seamstress and made all her children's clothes including her boys shirts and overalls. She now has 38 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 9 living children.

By Ilda Mae Lance Shirts, daughter 
 
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 Parents:
  Austin Ship Mayhew (1838 - 1910)
  Martha Jane Walker Mayhew (1853 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Myron Eliphus Lance (1878 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Artie Eliphus Lance (1902 - 1923)*
  Ilda Mae Lance Shirts (1903 - 1988)*
  William Orson Lance (1905 - 1944)*
  Homer Austin Lance (1908 - 1981)*
  Myron Rex Lance (1909 - 1911)*
  Gale Alby Lance (1911 - 1972)*
  Ray Charles Lance (1913 - 1987)*
  Arzy Mayhew Lance (1916 - 1995)*
  Ila Lance (1918 - 1918)*
  Carl Mayhew Lance (1919 - 1997)*
  Darl Mayhew Lance (1919 - 1995)*
  Martha Lance Sievers (1921 - 2012)*
  Dartha Lance (1921 - 1921)*
  Melvina Lance Bigelow (1923 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Austin Ship Mayhew (1869 - 1945)*
  Elijah Walker Mayhew (1871 - 1940)*
  Martha Medora Mayhew Gibbons (1873 - 1945)*
  Berthenia Mayhew Stoddard (1876 - 1952)*
  Cordelia Mayhew Knight (1879 - 1957)*
  Ernest/Earnest Mayhew (1881 - 1881)*
  Caroline Mayhew Lance (1882 - 1935)
  Walter Franklin Mayhew (1885 - 1958)*
  Robert Ray Mayhew (1888 - 1971)*
  Luella Mayhew Pedersen (1891 - 1926)*
  Otto Benjamin Mayhew (1893 - 1925)*
  Shelby Rufus Mayhew (1899 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Utahn Cemetery
Utahn
Duchesne County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: SRBentz
Record added: Oct 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30716537
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- Jim Bradley
 Added: Apr. 27, 2012
For you Grandma
- Carl Clifford Lance
 Added: Apr. 21, 2012
Happy Holidays!
- SRBentz
 Added: Dec. 2, 2009
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