John Elam1

M, #815, b. 1 February 1778, d. 1 June 1868
Last Edited=11 Jul 2014
     John Elam, was born on 1 February 1778 at Birstall, Yorkshire, England.2

John Elam married Jane (?) circa 1813.3

In 1860, John Elam appeared on the United States Census, at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.4

John Elam died on 1 June 1868 at Wisconsin at age 90.5 and was buried at Eastside Cemetery, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.5

Children of John Elam and Jane (?)

Citations

  1. [S40] Church of Latter Day Saints, Births or Christenings, Birstall, Bts, Yorkshire, England 1724-1847, Family History Center film, Carlsbad Family History Center, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, This is more a conjecture than substantiated fact. This John was born in the same town at about the right time that I would expect, supposing the family stayed in the same town in England until they went to the U.S.. Hereinafter cited as Births, Yorkshire, England.
  2. [S40] Church of Latter Day Saints, Births or Christenings, Birstall, Bts, Yorkshire, England 1724-1847, Family History Center film, Carlsbad Family History Center, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, Page 459. This is more a conjecture than substantiated fact. This John was born in the same town at about the right time that I would expect, supposing the family stayed in the same town in England until they went to the U.S. The parets are Joseph Ellam and Jane.. Hereinafter cited as Births, Yorkshire, England.
  3. [S40] Church of Latter Day Saints, Births or Christenings, Birstall, Bts, Yorkshire, England 1724-1847, Family History Center film, Carlsbad Family History Center, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico. Hereinafter cited as Births, Yorkshire, England.
  4. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin, P. 626, FHC #0805412.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye, Record added: Sep 07, 2004. Find A Grave Memorial# 9435454., Findagrave.com.