Eliza Spencer Moses

Eliza Spencer Moses (1813-1874) was born 15 Jun. 1813 in Johnston, Trumbull Co., Ohio. She married James Moses on 7 Oct. 1839 in Carthage, Hancock Co., Illinois, and they had six children. She received temple ordinances administered by Wilford Woodruff on 20 Mar. 1867. She died 15 Dec. 1874 in Cottonwood Heights, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.


Eliza Spencer (KWJD-NZJ), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Aug. 2023). Eliza Spencer Moses, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/eliza-spencer-moses, accessed 14 Aug. 2023). Deseret News, “Died” (Salt Lake City, Utah), 30 Dec. 1874, p. 14; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 14 Aug. 2023). "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 11 Aug. 2023); James Moses and Eliza Spencer, 7 Oct. 1839, Carthage, Hancock Co., Illinois; citing Hancock Co, Illinois, County Clerk, “Marriages, 1829-1849,” image 77/219; DGS 4661304.

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    March 16, 1867 ~ Saturday March 16, 1867 16. Wilford & myself came down to the farm last Evening & we borrowed a grain sive & we sifted 16 bushels of seed wheat some barley and oats I opened a carrott pit & & loaded up 10 bushels carrotts & returned home to the city I spent several hours in the Endowment House we gave Endow- ment to 31 persons H. C. Kimball sealed 3 couple G. Q. C ...