Name: Solomon Wilbur DENTON
Given Name: Solomon Wilbur
Change Date: 11 JUN 2007
son of Jabez Denton and Rachel Green.
Birth: BET 1812 AND 1814
_SDATE: 1 JUL 1812 in of Fitchville, Huron, Ohio
Death: MAR 1864
_SDATE: 15 MAR 1864 in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
He was born in New York state according to the 1850 census.
Joined the LDS (Mormon) Church in 1831 and moved with church members to Jackson County, MO and Kirtland, Ohio, where he married Fanny M. Stanley (Joseph Smith's 1st cousin once removed) in 1835. Worked in the church's Kirtland printing office. He was excommunicated from the church in March 1837 and returned to Pontiac, Michigan (his wife's hometown).
1838?1844 co-editor of the Pontiac, Michigan, Jacksonian (newspaper)
1844?1848, 1853?1860 Postmaster of Pontiac, Michigan.
1860 Census, Pontiac, Oakland County, MICHIGAN:
S.W. DENTON, age 45, occupation: Postmaster; birthplace: New York
Frances DENTON, age 44; birthplace: Michigan
Willis G. DENTON; age 16; birthplace: Michigan
Wiber DENTON; age 10; birthplace: Michigan
Research of <email@example.com> and others who have shared information.
Frances M. STANLEY b: 1815/6 in , , New York
30 JUL 1835
in , Geauga, Ohio
- Maria DENTON b: 1836 in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
- Willis G. DENTON b: 1844/5 in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
- Charles DENTON b: 1847/8 in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
- Solomon Wilbur DENTON b: 1850 in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
- Abbrev: Family Tree File Kevin Keeley
Title: Family Tree File Kevin Keeley , http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=DESC&db=kbkeeley&id=I325. Imported on 11 Jun 2007.