Elizabeth Coltrin Edwards was born 31 December 1859 in Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah, United States to Zebedee Coltrin (1804-1887) and Mary Mott (1820-1886) and died 19 May 1890 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States of unspecified causes. She married Hyrum Edwards (1857-1907) 1880 in Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah.

Vital Stats[]


Born and raised by her parents in Spanish Fork, Utah.

Her marriage happened after the 1880 US Census was taken (Summer of 1880). The US Census lists her marital status as single. Hyrum remarried after Elizabeth died in 1890 (age 30). His second wife, Sophronia Hall, has a biography that describes quite a bit more about Hyrum's life.

There is a Utah Death Record for Elizabeth Edwards. Died 28 May 1890 in Salt Lake City, buried there also. It gives her birth date at 01-Jan-1860 in Spanish Fork. It also shows her Father's name as Zebedee Coltrin.

Unconfirmed data : died May 19 and buried May 28?

Marriage and Family[]

  1. Susan Nina Edwards (1884-1923) - born in Salt Lake. she married two younger brothers of her father's second wife. Both died young and then she m. Mr Arvin Nordquist. She moved from Utah to Canada.


Offspring of Hyrum Edwards and Elizabeth Coltrin (1859-1890)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Susan Nina Edwards (1884-1923) 8 July 1884 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States 17 October 1923 Standard, Alberta, Canada William Tracy Hall (1869-1901) John Wood Hall (1880-1907) William Tracy Hall (1869-1901) John Wood Hall (1880-1907) John Arvid Nordquist (1879-1952)


Vital Records[]

1860 US Census - living as infant in Spanish Fork City, Utah Territory

1880 US Census[]

Taken at Spanish Fork, Utah Co, Utah -

  • Zebedee Coltrin (M-75) - parent / head of household
  • Mary Coltrin (F-58) - parent
  • Hernan Coltrin (M-26)
  • Elizabeth Coltrin (F-20) - Ocp: Dressmaker
  • Ether James Coltrin (M-6)