Erastus Hart

Erastus Hart (1784-1834) was born in Mar. 1784 in Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut. He was the son of Lent Hart and Olive Hickock. He married Amna Thompson on 17 Apr. 1806 in Avon; widowed 13 Jul. 1829. He married Avis French on 28 Mar. 1832 in Avon. He died 2 May 1834 in Avon. He was identified by Wilford Woodruff as an uncle, and his proxy temple work was initiated by Wilford on 26 Aug. 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois.

Footnotes

Erastus Hart (LHTG-3QC), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Jul. 2022). Erastus Hart, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/erastus-hart, accessed 7 Jul. 2022). "Church Records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Jul. 2022); Male Child, Erastus Hart, birth, 22 Mar. 1784, baptism, 24 May 1801, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 97, 27; citing Avon, Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 110,143/484; DGS 8137283. "Church Records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 Jul. 2022); Lent Hart and Olive Heacock, marriage, 18 Jul. 1782, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 34; citing Avon, Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 80/484; DGS 8137283. "Church Records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Jul. 2022); Erastus Hart and Amny Thomson, marriage, 17 Apr. 1806, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 68; citing Avon, Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 160/484; DGS 8137283. "Church Records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Jul. 2022); Amna Hart, death, 13 July 1829, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 151; citing Avon, Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 198/484; DGS 8137283. "Land records, 1830-1894," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 Jul. 2022); Erastus Hart and Avis French, marriage, 28 Mar. 1832, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 565; citing Avon, Connecticut, Town Clerk, image 318/484; DGS 8398207. "Church Records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Jul. 2022); Erastus Hart, death, 2 May 1834, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 170; citing Avon, Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 209/484; DGS 8137283.

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  • Page 327

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    when the meeting was closed, after shaking hand with many friends, and taking many letters to convey to England, I returned to my family all our children were at home. Br & Sister Benbow was present August 26, 1844 ~ Monday 26th I went to the River in Company with Mrs Woodruff to be baptized, for some of our dead friends I was baptized for five of my friends under the hands of G. A. Smith ...
    Dates:
    August 26, 1844 August 27, 1844
  • Page 186

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    The following are the names of the dead that Elder Willford Woodruff was baptized for in Nauvoo in the River in AD 1844 Gnd Father Asahel Hart Aug 26th " Mother Hart " " ^Geo. A. Smith.^ Uncle Asahel Hart " " " Joseph Hart " " Aunt Sophrona Hart" " Uncle Adna Hart " " Aunt Eunice Hart " " Friend Rob
  • Page 375

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

    Excerpt:
    Sept 6, 1869 Wilford Woodruff sen & Phebe W Woodruff was sealed at the Altar in the Endowment House for the following Persons By D. H. Wells Titus Woodruff & Lewie Allen Woodruff Lua Amasy Frisby & Elizabeth Woodruff Frisby Amos Wheeler & Hellen Woodruff Wheeler Abijah Barber & Cyntha Thomson Barber Erastus Hart &
  • Page 377

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    June 2d 1869 I made the following Record from my Journal On the 21 day of April 1842 I was Baptized in the font For my Mother Bulah Woodruff & my two half Brothers Philo & Asahel Woodruff sons of Azubah & Aphek Woodruff see Journal April 21 1842 On the 15 May 1842 I was Baptized fo in the Font for my Great Grand Father Josiah ^Medad Eligah^ Woodruff & My Great Grand ...
  • Page 378

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Aug 31, 1869 On the 31, Aug 1869 Wilford Woodruff was Baptized in the Font in the Endowment House Temple Block Salt Lake City For the Following Persons Samuel Smith Baptized Joseph F Smith was mouth in confirming Edmund Eastman, Timothy Carter, Amos Wheeler Total 10 Amasa Frisby, Titus Woodruff Abijah Barber Erastus Hart, Thadeus Thompson, Alson Thompson ...