David STOKER

Male 1844 - 1911  (66 years)


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  • Name David STOKER 
    Born 28 Sep 1844  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _FSFTID KWJZ-LX9 
    Died 1 Apr 1911  Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 4 Apr 1911  Bountiful City Cemetery, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I2195  HOGAN, Laurel LaRue
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2016 

    Family Regena HOGAN,   b. 10 Jul 1844, Keokuk, Lee, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1930, Clearfield, Davis, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1866  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Sep 1998 07:11:00 
    Family ID F187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    David STOKER
    David STOKER
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    David STOKER

    Documents
    Utah Death Certificate: David STOKER
    Utah Death Certificate: David STOKER

    Histories
    Stoker, David
    Stoker, David
    Records from Nauvoo Land and Records CD
    July 2006


  • Notes 
    • David received his education in Bountiful and , became earlier in life a faithful worker in the church. In 1866 (March 3rd) he married Miss Regena Hogan, daughter of Erick G. M. Hogan and Harriet Nesteby. Bishop Stoker's whole life was spent in Bountiful, where he assisted in transforming the country from a wild barren waste to it's present prosperous condition. His home was considered one of the finest of its size in the locality. In 1892-1894 he filled a mission to the northern states. During the Indian troubles in Utah he served in the militia organized to protect the settlers and was in the Black Hawk war for 81 days. After presiding a number of years over the Elders quorum at Bountiful, he was ordained a Seventy and still later a High Priest and chosen as first counselor to Bishop Chester Call. This position he held till Jan. 19, 1896, when he was ordained a Bishop by Lorenzo Snow and set apart to preside over the East Bountiful Ward. He also served as county commissioner and probate judge of Davis county, and served two terms in the Utah Territorial legislature. Respected and beloved by his people he died April 1, 1911, at his home at Bountiful.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] International Genealogical Index(IGI) v5.0, Ordinance Record, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Intellectual Reserve, Inc., FamilySearch (TM); http://www.familysearch.org), Film 183395, Page 587 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S2] International Genealogical Index(IGI) v5.0, Ordinance Record, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Intellectual Reserve, Inc., FamilySearch (TM); http://www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S66] Utah Death Certificate, (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/) (Reliability: 3).