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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 (, 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, (, accessed July 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 111. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed July 2015), memorial no. 45220904, Celestia Felinda Sisson Bacon; Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, ID. “Celestia Felinda Bacon,” “Georgetown Cemetery,” Rootsweb (, accessed Aug. 2015), Celestia Felinda Bacon.