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Vincent, Daniel, 1840-1923



  • Existence: 1840-1923

Biographical History

Daniel Vincent (1840-1923) was an ancestor of Virlie Vincent Westwood.

Daniel Vincent was born April 11, 1840 in Wales to Daniel and Elizabeth Mills Vincent. His family joined the LDS church in 1849 and immigrated to the United States in 1850. They crossed the plains with Captain Jolley's ox team company to Provo, Utah. He stood as a guard against Johnston's army in the Utah War. On February 22, 1867, he married Marian Park in the Salt Lake Endowment House. He helped to build the Utah Stake Tabernacle and ward meeting houses in Provo. He was a member of the Black Hawk War Veterans. Daniel Vincent passed away March 26, 1923 in Provo, Utah.


UPB files, Feb. 28, 2018

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Daniel and Marian Park Vincent family materials, approximately 1818-1936

 Series — Box: 2, Folder: 13
Identifier: MSS 9109 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains a 'History of Marian Park Vincent and Daniel Vincent' (including a bio of Harvey John and Louisa Park Harper, a father's blessing on Louisa Park, patriarchal blessing on John Park, obituary of Louisa Smith Park, and clipping about the accidental death of young Albert Andrew Park), a photograph of their house with its corresponding deed, and a news clipping about Marian's mother, Mary Brockbank Park. Dated approximately 1818-1936.