The Church Historian's Press

Elmira Bachelder Meacham

August 21, 1796–August 29, 1880

Born at Bradford, Orange County, Vermont; probably the daughter of Elisabeth Copp and Isaac Bachelder. Buried at Nephi, Juab County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 299, Almira Meekham. 1800 U.S. census, Stafford, Orange Co., Vermont, n.p., Isaac Bachelder, NARA. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Dec. 2013), Elmira Batchelder KWVG-JC7 . 1860 U.S. census, Douglas Co., Nebraska, p. 72, Elam Mecham, NARA. “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Utah Division of State History (, accessed Apr. 2016), Elmira Batchelder Mecham.