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 Thomas Fancher

Thomas Fancher

Birth
Missouri, USA
Death 11 Sep 1857 (aged 13–14)
Washington County, Utah, USA
Burial Mountain Meadows, Washington County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 60469 · View Source
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Thomas Fancher was the third son of Captain Alexander and Elizabeth (Ingram) Fancher, born 1843 - 1844 in Missouri. He, his parents, and 6 of his siblings died in the 1857 Mountain Meadows Massacre in Utah Territory. He was 14 years old when he died.


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IN MEMORIAM
IN THE VALLEY BELOW BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 7 AND 11, 1857, A COMPANY OF MORE THAN 120 ARKANSAS EMIGRANTS LED BY CAPT. JOHN T. BAKER AND CAPT. ALEXANDER FANCHER WAS ATTACKED WHILE EN ROUTE TO CALIFORNIA. THIS EVENT IS KNOWN IN HISTORY AS THE MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE

THOMAS FANCHER, 14


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  • Maintained by: Mountain Meadows Association
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60469
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Fancher (1843–11 Sep 1857), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60469, citing Mountain Meadows Massacre Memorial, Mountain Meadows, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Mountain Meadows Association (contributor 47057798) .