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Cyrus Winget
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1816
Morris Township
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1854
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA

Bio for Cyrus

Born January 22, 1815 in Morris Twp., Greene, Pennsylvania. Parents: William Winget and Sarah Elizabeth Lindley. Moved to Chester Twp., Knox, Ohio in 1820, age 5. Moved to Burton Twp., Adams, Illinois in 1839, age 24. Convert to LDS Church about 1840, age 25. He was the only member of his parent's family to join the LDS Church. Cooper by trade and also a farmer.

Married Catherine Hulet April 7, 1841, age 26, in Illinois. Worked on the Nauvoo Temple. Received his endowment February 7, 1846, in the last session on the last day endowments were given.

Crossed the plains to the Salt Lake Valley in 1847, age 32. Saw the miracle of the seagulls and crickets in 1848. Helped settle Springville in 1850. He owned a good farm and house.

Moved to Cedar City November 1853. Died in Cedar City January 14, 1854, age 39, from pneumonia. Now he is buried in the Monroe City Cemetery on the right side of his beloved wife. He has no grave marker. We do not know the story of his burial in Monroe. We do not have a photo of him.

Father of seven children: Zenos, Melvina, Alphonzo, Fidelia, Cyrus, Elvira, Delight, and Catherine Elizabeth.

Bio submitted by Bruce Ogden
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Winget (1790 - 1840)
  Sarah Elizabeth Lindley Winget (1795 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Hulet Winget (1820 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  Zenos Winget (1842 - 1907)*
  Melvina Winget DeMill (1843 - 1930)*
  Alphonzo Winget (1846 - 1931)*
  Fidelia Winget DeMill (1847 - 1931)*
  Cyrus Winget (1850 - 1923)*
  Elvira Delight Winget Locks (1852 - 1913)*
  Catherine Elizabeth Winget Yergensen (1854 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cyrus Winget (1816 - 1854)
  Anna Winget McVay (1817 - 1868)*
  Zenos Cundent Winget (1819 - 1896)*
  Israel Winget (1822 - 1841)*
  Mary Winget McBride (1824 - 1855)*
  William Winget (1827 - 1897)*
  Edwin Winget (1829 - ____)*
  James Winget (1831 - 1834)*
  Andrew Jackson Winget (1834 - 1839)*
  Martin Van Buren Winget (1834 - 1839)*
  Hannibal Leonard Winget (1837 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Cemetery records indicate the burial date as January 14, 1854.
 
Burial:
Monroe City Cemetery
Monroe
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Plot: 070.-F
GPS (lat/lon): 38.64232, -112.11143
 
Maintained by: Wiltstilt13
Originally Created by: John Warnke
Record added: Jan 07, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12912461
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- Ted and Kathleen (Hulet) Cox
 Added: Jun. 29, 2013

- Ted and Kathleen (Hulet) Cox
 Added: Jun. 29, 2013

- Norma Winget Paul
 Added: Feb. 24, 2012
 
 
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