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 William Moore Allred

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William Moore Allred

  • Birth 24 Dec 1819 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 8 Jun 1901 Fairview, Lincoln County, Wyoming, USA
  • Burial Saint Charles, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA
  • Memorial ID 25054053

Son of Isaac Allred and Mary Calvert

Husband of Orissa Angela Bates and Martha Jane Martindale and Mary Eleanor Osborn

From Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers

Name: William Moore Allred
Birth Date: 24 Dec 1819
Birth Place: Bedford County, Tennessee
Parents: Isaac and Mary Calvert Allred
Death Date: 08 Jun 1901
Death Place: Fairview, Uinta, Wyoming
Arrival: Aug 1851, Orson Pratt Co.
Spouse: Orissa Angelia Bates
Marriage Date: 09 Jan 1842
Marriage Place: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
Spouse's Death Date: 29 Jan 1878
Spouse's Death Place: St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho
Married 2nd: Martha Jane Martindale Married 3rd: Mary Eleanor Osborn -No children William was the fifth of 13 children born to his parents. They moved from Tennessee to Monroe County, Missouri , in about 1831 . A year later he was baptized into the Mormon Church along with other members of his family. The family moved to Clay County and then to Caldwell County . While still in his teens, he helped in the resistance movement. He later returned to Far West to help his family move to Nauvoo, Illinois , where, after an illness, he met and married Orissa . He helped build the Nauvoo Temple, and he built a home which he sold for $35 when they left Nauvoo . Having no wagon or equipment, they went to Council Bluffs with Orson Pratt . He found employment and was able to purchase equipment for the move west. He lived in Tooele and Grantsville on farms and built the first house in St. Charles, Idaho , where he lived the rest of his life. He was active in the Church and in civic callings, being a Justice of the Peace, County Clerk and County recorder. He was Ward and Stake Sunday School Superintendent. He had 14 children altogether. There were 12 children from his first wife. (unlisted) Children of 2nd wife: Edgar Martindale , b. 27 Feb 1858 , Grantsville, Utah . Martha Jane , b. 9 Nov 1860 , Grantsville, Utah . written by Merrill Gomm

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  • Created by: kent shepard
  • Added: 4 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25054053
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Moore Allred (24 Dec 1819–8 Jun 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25054053, citing Saint Charles Cemetery, Saint Charles, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by kent shepard (contributor 46959088) .