Celestia Sisson Bacon

February 9, 1820–December 3, 1893

Born at York, Seneca County, New York; daughter of Fidelia Linda Cohn and Norman (Marvin) Sisson. Died at Georgetown, Bear Lake County, Idaho. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Endowment of the Living, 1851–1884,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, Book B, p. 58, Celestia Bacon, Mar. 14, 1856, FHL microfilm 1149524, pt. 2, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org, accessed July 2015), Celestia Filinda Sisson KWJX-CVP . Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845 (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University Press, 2002), 1:184–185. 1850 U.S. census, East and West Galena, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, p. 240A, Celestia Bacon; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed July 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 111. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed July 2015), memorial no. 45220904, Celestia Felinda Sisson Bacon; Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, ID. “Celestia Felinda Bacon,” “Georgetown Cemetery,” Rootsweb (http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~idbearla/georgetowncemetery.htm, accessed Aug. 2015), Celestia Felinda Bacon.