Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Kearneses in:
 • Gunnison Cemetery
 • Gunnison
 • Sanpete County
 • Utah
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Hamilton Henry Kearnes
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 17, 1817
Brown County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1892
Sanpete County
Utah, USA

Son of Mathew Kearns and Mahala Miller. Farmer, blacksmith, wheelwright, millwright. Married (1st wife) Charlotte White (b: May 16, 1823, New York) April 1, 1839 in Shelby County, Ohio. Resided for a time in Iowa, where his father was a trapper. Emigrated to Utah in 1850 and settled at Springville, Utah County. Helped build the iron works at Cedar City, Utah. Returned to Springville in 1857, where he served as captain of the police. In 1860 moved to Gunnison, Sanpete County, Utah, where he was appointed bishop.

Other marriages included:

Hannah Orilla Cole, October 12, 1851.

Emma Melissa Guymon, Feb 4, 1857 at Salt Lake City,Salt Lake County,Utah.

Mary Francis Mendenhall, after 1857.

Family links: 
  Mathew Kearns (1797 - 1866)
  Mahala Frazier Miller Kearns (1796 - 1866)
  Emma Melissa Guymon (1842 - 1931)*
  Mary Francis Mendenhall Kearnes (1839 - 1897)*
  Mary Ellen Kearnes Tuft (1859 - 1913)*
  Thomas Franklin Kearnes (1863 - 1914)*
  Helena Melissa Kearns Parker (1865 - 1945)*
  Richard Lovell Kearnes (1865 - 1865)*
  Sarah Matilda Kearnes Leamaster (1868 - 1924)*
  John Hamilton Kearnes (1871 - 1892)*
  Francis MILDRED Kearnes Kesler (1873 - 1899)*
  Rose Mendenhall Kearnes (1877 - 1877)*
  Lewis M Kearnes (1879 - 1879)*
  Virgil Kearnes (1880 - 1881)*
  Hamilton Henry Kearnes (1817 - 1892)
  Margaret Kearns Enyart Moran (1822 - 1890)*
  Elizabeth Kearns Jewell (1832 - 1910)*
*Calculated relationship
Gunnison Cemetery
Sanpete County
Utah, USA
Plot: 03.21.06
Created by: Carl W. McBrayer
Record added: Apr 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36064895
Hamilton Henry Kearnes
Added by: Kevin Crump
Hamilton Henry Kearnes
Added by: vicki phoenix
Hamilton Henry Kearnes
Added by: Kevin Crump
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service