Eliza Jane Wilber Stringham

March 20, 1825–August 8, 1883

Born at Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island; daughter of Eunice Dennis and Melvin Wilber (Wilbur). Died in Morgan County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Cheryl Harmon Bills, “Melvin Wilbur: Life and Trials of an Early Latter-day Saint,” in “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Dec. 2015), Melvin Wilbur KWVH-5KQ , Memories. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Dec. 2015), Eliza Jane Wilbur L7F1-GJK . James N. Arnold, “Rhode Island Vital Records, 1636–1850,” database, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org, accessed Nov. 2013), Melvin Wilbur and Eunice Dennis, Feb. 15, 1824; from original records at the City Hall, Providence, Rhode Island . 1830 U.S. census, Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, n.p., Melvine Wilbur, NARA. Old Settlers Association Necrological Lists 1879–1899, Mrs. Eliza Jane Stringham, Mrs. Eliza J. Stringham, abstracted from Original Record Book of the Old Setters’ Association, Jacksonville Public Library, Jacksonville, Illinois.