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 Vilate <I>Murray</I> Kimball

Vilate Murray Kimball

Birth
Florida, Orange County, New York, USA
Death 22 Oct 1867 (aged 61)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 65831 · View Source
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Daughter of Roswell Murray and Susannah Fitch

Married Heber Chase Kimball, 7 Nov 1822, Mendon, Monroe, New York

Children - Charles Spaulding Kimball, Murray Gould Kimball, Brigham Willard Kimball, Solomon Farnham Kimball, Jedediah Heber Chase Grant Kimball, William Henry Kimball, Heber Parley Kimball, Augusta Kimball, Roswell Heber Kimball, Judith Narvin Kimball, Helen Mar Kimball, David Patten Kimball, Rosalia Kimball

Death - On the 22nd of October, 1867, died Vilate Murray Kimball, as noble a wife and mother, and as unselfish and devoted a Saint, as ever drew breath. Her loss was a heavy blow to her sorrowing husband. "I shall not be long after her," was the sad prophecy that fell from his quivering lips, as he followed the remains of his beloved partner to the tomb. In less than a twelve-month his words were fulfilled.

On the morning of the 22nd of June, 1868, death again entered the household, leveling his fatal shaft at the mighty heart of its patriarchal head. At the age of sixty-seven years, his mind yet unimpaired, his iron frame unbent by age, but with health shattered by toil and trial in the service of his Maker, Heber C. Kimball, the Apostle of Jesus Christ, the tried and trusted friend of God passed peacefully from earth away. Freed from his mortal prison-house, of sorrow and of pain, his mission here completed, he sought once more the scenes and society of his spirit youth in the realms of eternal rest.



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  • Created by: SMSmith
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65831
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Vilate Murray Kimball (1 Jun 1806–22 Oct 1867), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65831, citing Kimball-Whitney Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by SMSmith (contributor 46491005) .