Leo Hawkins

Male 1834 - 1859  (24 years)


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  • Name Leo Hawkins 
    Born 19 Jul 1834  London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 23 Aug 1850  St Louis Ward 5, St Louis (Independent City), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 16y 
    Occupation Between 1853 and 1856  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Historian for Joseph Smith, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 
    • From the church historians office, Leo worked with Jonathan Grimshaw as transcriber / recorder for Joseph Smith's legacy. Leo's handwriting can be found, for example on Page 146, The Joseph Smith Papers, History (1 May 1844 - 8 August 1844) See: http://www.josephsmithpapers.org/paperSummary/history-1838-1856-volume-f-1-1-may-1844-8-august-1844?p=152&highlight=leo%20hawkins Joseph Smith passed away in 1844, prior to Leo Hawkins arrival at Salt Lake City. Scholars debate the authenticity of these recorded histories. Regardless, Leo, along with other historians such as Jonathan Grimshaw were very active in the tasl of documenting the LDS Church History Narriative.
    Died 29 May 1859 
    Person ID I245  Bratt Family Tree
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2016 

    Father Samuel Harris Hawkins,   b. 22 Mar 1804, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1852, 12 Mile Grove, Pottawattamie Co. IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Savage,   b. 10 Mar 1805, Titchfield (Farnham) Hampshire, England (UK) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1887, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1829  St. Martins in the Field, Middlesex England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Kay 
    Married 14 Feb 1854  London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nellie Hawkins,   b. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Samuel Hawkins,   b. 28 May 1859, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Jul 1834 - London, Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Historian for Joseph Smith, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - Between 1853 and 1856 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1854 - London, Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S128] Census 1850 St Louis Ward 5, St Louis (Independent City), Missouri, USA M432_417; Page: 270A; Image: 545, (M432_417; Page: 270A; Image: 545).