Eliza Reeder


Life story
Death certificate
Mormon Trail excerpt 5

BIRTH: born 31 Jan 1830 England; parents David REEDER and Lydia BALLS (death certificate). Christened 7 Mar 1830 Linstead Parva, Suffolk, England.

DEATH: died 6 Apr 1912 Hyde Park, Cache UT widow of old age; buried 9 Apr 1912 Hyde Park, Cache UT (death certificate found http://images.archives.utah.gov/data/81448/2229367/2229367_0000474.jpg).

NOTES: Eliza Mary (or Marietta) Reeder Hurren, age 26, of England. Willie Company. [Her fourth daughter was born the day they left' Iowa City, but died two weeks later. She later wrote "I have no regrets over the steps I have taken."

1910: District 16, Hyde Park, Cache UT census: Eliza HURREN 80 Eng widow 11/7 children; Mary METCALF 75 Eng sister widow 11/10 children.