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1. Photo Brigham Young was born on 1 Jun 1801 in Whitingham, Windham, Vermont.1,2 He was ordained an elder on 14 Apr 1832.3 He died on 29 Aug 1877 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.2,4 He was buried on 1 Sep 1877 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He was buried on 2 Sep 1877 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.4 He has Ancestral File Number 3ZD8-KC.

Brigham Young and Miriam Angeline Works were married on 5 Oct 1824 in Port Byron, Cayuga, New York.5 married at James Pine's Tavern, between Auburn and Bucksville, New York They were married on 8 Oct 1824 in Port Byron, Cayuga, New York.6,7 They were married on 8 Oct 1824 in James Pine Tavern, between Augurn and Bucksville, Cayuga, New York. Photo Miriam Angeline Works (daughter of Asa Works and Abigail Marks) was born on 6 Jun 1806 in Aurelius, Cayuga, New York. She was born on 7 Jun 1806 in Aurelius, Cayuga, New York. She died on 8 Sep 1832 in Mendon, Monroe, New York.8 She died Consumption on 8 Sep 1832 in Mendon, Monroe, New York. She was buried in Sep 1832 in Mendon, Monroe, New York. She has Ancestral File Number 27ZZ-W6. Batch #: 8407204, Sheet 91; Source Call #: 1395740 (Film)
Also - Batch #: 89335504, Sheet 20; Source Call #: 1553618 (Film)

Batch #: 8407204, sheet 91; Source Call #: 1395740 (Film)

Batch #: 8935504, Sheet 20; Source Call #: 1553618 (Film)

Film #: 1760777

Film #: 184206, page 943; Ordinance #: 21342

Film #: 1903873 - JOHAN
B: 5 Sep 1992
E: 26 Mar 1993
SP: 26 Mar 1994
Film #: 2034708 - SGEOR
B: 30 Jul 1996
E: 2 Aug 1996
Film #: 2034 693 - CHICA
B: 30 Mar 1995
E: 27 Jul 1996
Film #: 1985489 - JRIVE
B: 5 Nov 1994
E: 30 Mar 1995
Film #: 1985382 - PROVO
B: 11 Aug 1994
E: 4 Jan 1995
Film #: 1903876 - JRIVE
B: 19 Jan 1994
E: 23 Mar 1994
Film #: 1903917 - SLAKE
B: 10 Sep 1993
E: 2 May 1994
Film #: 1903900 - CHICA
B: 12 Apr 1994
E: 14 Apr 1994

Additional source for this information:
"Brigham Young - A Personal Portrait" by Susan Evans McCloud; August 1996,
published by Covenant Communications, American Fork, Utah.

Additional source used:
"Brigham Young: American Moses" by Leonard J. Arrington; published 1985.
Other sources:
"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff Johnson, Utah State
Archivist.

"History of Brigham Young," The Deseret News, 10 February 1858, p. 385

Roundy, Jerry C., "Miriam Angeline Works," Typescript, 1977. Copy in the LDS
Church Historical Department. Brigham Young and Miriam Angeline Works had the following children:

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i.

Elizabeth Young.

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ii.

Vilate Young.

Brigham Young and Mary Ann Angell were married on 18 Feb 1834 in Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio.6,8 Photo Mary Ann Angell9,10 (daughter of James William Angell and Phoebe Ann Morton) was born on 8 Jun 1803 in Seneca, Ontario, New York.8,11 She was born on 8 Jun 1808 in North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 27 Jun 1882 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.11,12,13 She was buried on 27 Jun 1882 in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12 Burial plot: REM (#10780) She was buried on 30 Jun 1882 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She has Ancestral File Number 2PLN-4S. Mary Ann was the oldest child in the Angell family. After her marriage to Brigham, she was called "Mother Young" by his other wives and children. During the exodus west, Brigham left her while he helped the poor and needy. She got herself a wagon, the necessary supplies and hired a driver. She had a baby girl named Mary Ann whose head was run over by the wagon. Mary Ann prayed and shaped the little head back into place, and the baby lived.

Batch#: T999037, Sheet 105; Source Call #: 1126470

Film #: 2034514

Additional source for this information:
"Brigham Young - A Personal Portrait" by Susan Evans McCloud; August 1996, published by Covenant Communications, American Fork, Utah.

Marriage date source: "The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff
Johnson, Utah State Archivist

Obituary, Deseret Evening News, 28 June 1882, p.3.

"History of Brigham Young," The Deseret News, 10 February 1858, p.385.

IGI has an additional SS date of 14 Oct 1980 - SLAKE.
There are also 2 different marriage dates listed in the IGI:
18 Feb 1834 - Kirtland, Lake, Ohio & 31 Mar 1834 - Geauga, Ohio Brigham Young and Mary Ann Angell had the following children:

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i.

Joseph Angell Young.

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ii.

Brigham Young Jr..

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Mary Ann Young was born on 18 Dec 1836 in Kirtland, Geauga/Lake, Ohio.13 She died on 21 Aug 1843.13,14,15 died of dropsy and canker She has Ancestral File Number 2PLN-C1. twin to Brigham, Jr.

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iv.

Alice Emma Young.

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v.

Eunice Caroline (Luna) Young.

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vi.

John Willard Young.

Brigham Young and Lucy Ann Decker were married on 14 Jun 1842 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6 Brigham Young's first plural wife. Married by Joseph Smith. They were married on 15 Jun 1842 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.13 Photo Lucy Ann Decker (daughter of Isaac Perry Decker and Harriet Page Wheeler) was born on 17 May 1822 in Phelps, Ontario, New York.13,16 She was buried in Jan 1890 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She died on 24 Jan 1890 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.17 She died on 24 Jan 1891.16 She died on 25 Jan 1891.12 She was buried on 25 Jan 1891 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12 burial plot: REM.-YO-PRIV-CEMT (#16736) She has Ancestral File Number 2KXX2B. She was described as fair complexion, medium height.18

Film #: 1903873

Film #: 1903873

Film #: 1903667

Film #: 1903667

Lucy had 3 children with her first husband, William Seeley. He left her in
Nauvoo. She was the first plural wife of Brigham Young and had 7 children with
him. All 10 children were raised by Brigham Young.

LDS_BAPTISM: Also baptised on 20 Nov, 1969. Temple not listed.

For other sources see:
"Death of Lucy D. Young," Deseret Evening News, 24 January 1891, p.8.
"Lucy Ann Decker Young," Salt Lake Tribune, November 7, 1937.

Spencer, Clarissa Young and Mabel Harmer, "Brigham Young at Home" (Salt Lake
City: Deseret News Press, 1947).

"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff Johnson, Utah State
Archivist. Brigham Young and Lucy Ann Decker had the following children:

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i.

Brigham Heber Young.

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ii.

Sally Young was born in 1847.19 She was adopted.19

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iii.

Fanny Decker (Caroline) Young.

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iv.

Ernest Irving Young.

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v.

Shermira Young.

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vi.

Arta de Christa Young.

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vii.

Feramorz Little Young.

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viii.

Clarissa Hamilton Young.

Brigham Young and Augusta Adams were married on 2 Nov 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.20,21 Married for eternity only. No children. Photo Augusta Adams was born in 1802 in Lynn, Massachusetts.21 She was born on 7 Dec 1802 in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts. She died on 3 Feb 1886 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.19,20,21 She was described as tall.22

Brigham Young and Harriet Elizabeth Cook were married on 2 Nov 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6,17 The Prophet Joseph Smith performed the marriage ceremony. Photo Harriet Elizabeth Cook (daughter of Archibald Cook and Elizabeth Mosher) was born on 7 Nov 1824 in Utica, Ontario, New York.23 She was born on 7 Nov 1824 in Whitesborough, Oneida, New York.17 She died heart attack on 5 Nov 1898 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.21 She died on 5 Nov 1898 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She was buried on 8 Nov 1898 in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12,23 Burial plot: I-22-13-E-1 (#22404) Coordinates: N40.77535 W111.85791 She was buried on 8 Nov 1898 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She has Ancestral File Number 3VL3K3. She was described as tall, fine looking, fair complexion.22 She has Ancestral File Number 3VL3-K3. Campbell is probably the surname of a previous husband

Additional Information:
The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine
Brigham Young Genealogy; Vol.12, p. 134
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn

Other sources:
"The Mother of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff Johnson, Utah State Archivist.

Obituary in the "Journal History of the Church", 5 November 1898, p.2.

Edith Harriet Young Booth, "Brigham Young's Personality and Home Life,"
Typescript. In the LDS Church Historical Dept. Brigham Young and Harriet Elizabeth Cook had the following children:

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i.

Oscar Brigham Young.

Brigham Young and Clarissa Caroline Decker were married on 8 May 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6,21 Photo Clarissa Caroline Decker (daughter of Isaac Perry Decker and Harriet Page Wheeler) was born on 22 Jul 1828 in Phelps (Freedom), Ontario, New York.12,24 She was born on 22 Jul 1828 in Freedom, Cattaraugus, New York.21 She died on 5 Jan 1889 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12,24,25 She was buried on 5 Jan 1889 in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12 Coordinates: N40.77539 W111.85791 She has Ancestral File Number 51DFB0. She was described as small in stature, medium complexion.25 She has Ancestral File Number 3LTZ-JN. Clarissa was a member of the first Mormon pioneer company of 1847.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p. 54.
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.
This source has her birthplace as: "Phelps, Ontario, New York."

Obituary, Deseret Evening News, 7 January 1889, p.2.

Orson F. Whitney, "Three Pioneer Women," History of Utah, V.4, (Salt Lake
City: George Q. Cannon & Sons, 1904) : 63-67. Brigham Young and Clarissa Caroline Decker had the following children:

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i.

Jeanette Richards Young.

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ii.

Nabbie Howe Young.

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iii.

Jedediah Grant Young was born on 21 Jan 1855. He was born on 21 Jan 1855 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He was born on 11 Jan 1856.25 He died on 11 Jan 1856. He died on 11 Jan 1856 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He has Ancestral File Number 51DF-LC.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p. 54.
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.
This source has his birth date as: 18 Jan 1854.

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Albert Jeddie Young was born on 4 Jan 1858 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.25,26 He died on 16 Dec 1864 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He has Ancestral File Number 51DF-MJ.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p. 54.
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.
This source shows his death as: 1858.

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v.

Charlotte Talula Young.

Brigham Young and Emily Dow Partridge were married in Sep 1844.6,27 They were married on 19 Sep 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. They were married on 14 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. Photo Emily Dow Partridge (daughter of Edward Partridge and Lydia Clisbee) was born on 28 Feb 1824 in Painesville, Geauga, Ohio.27,28,29 She died on 9 Dec 1899 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.28,30 She was buried on 13 Dec 1899 in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12 Burial plot: I-1-9-EAST-5 (#22954) Coordinates: N40.77523 W111.85787 She was buried on 13 Dec 1899 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She has Ancestral File Number 1WB3Q4. She was described as slim, tall, dark complexion.30 She has Ancestral File Number 1WB3-Q4.

Other sources:
"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff Johnson, Utah State
Archivist.

Emily Dow Partridge, "What I remember," 1884, Manuscript original at the
University of Utah Library, Special Collections. (Also, a copy is in the possession of Kari Robinson - Descendant Historian for thr Brigham Young Family Association, courtesy of Judy Halvorsen - descendant of Emily.)

The county "Geauga" is now known as "Lake." Brigham Young and Emily Dow Partridge had the following children:

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Edward Patridge Young was born on 30 Oct 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.30 He died on 26 Nov 1852 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He has Ancestral File Number 3QB0-H7.

This individual has the following other parents in the Ancestral File:
Joseph /SMITH/ (AFN:3QB0-CJ) and Emily Dow /PARTRIDGE/ (AFN:1WB3-Q4)

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ii.

Emily Augusta Young.

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iii.

Caroline Partridge Young.

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iv.

Joseph Don Carlos Young.

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v.

Miriam Young.

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vi.

Josephine Young.

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Lura Young was born on 2 Apr 1862.30 She was born on 2 Apr 1862 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She died in 1862. She died on 4 Nov 1862 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She has Ancestral File Number 3QB0-N3.

This individual has the following other parents in the Ancestral File:
Joseph /SMITH/ (AFN:3QB0-CJ) and Emily Dow /PARTRIDGE/ (AFN:1WB3-Q4)
Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.129
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.

Brigham Young and Clarissa Ross were married on 10 Sep 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6,31 Photo Clarissa Ross (daughter of Isaac Chase and Phoebe Ogden) was born on 16 Jun 1814 in Genoa, Cayuga, New York.31 She died on 20 Mar 1858 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.32 She died on 17 Oct 1858 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.27 She was adopted. She has Ancestral File Number 1QZR-RN. She was described as medium height, dark hair, brilliant dark brown eyes.31 Sealed to mother Phebe Ogden and Isaac Chase 28 Oct 1958 SLAKE (Phebe Ogden was sealed to Isaac Chase 21 Jan 1846 Nauvoo); natural father was William Ross who died leaving Phebe Ogden a widow.

Clarissa died young. Her children were raised by Zina Diantha Huntington Young

Additional Information:
The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine
Brigham Young Genealogy; Vol.12, p. 135
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn

Gates, Susa Young, "Maria Young Dougall, " Young Women's Journal 2,
(December1890): 97-102

Welling, Phoebe Mclaughlin, "History of Isaac Chase," 1964, Typescript. Copy
in the LDS Church Historical Department. Brigham Young and Clarissa Ross had the following children:

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i.

Mary Eliza Young.

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ii.

Clarissa Maria Young.

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iii.

Willard Young.

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iv.

Phebe Louisa Young.

Brigham Young and Louisa Beaman were married on 19 Sep 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 They were married on 14 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6 Louisa Beaman (daughter of Alva Beaman and Sally Burtts) was born on 7 Feb 1815 in Livonia, Livingston, New York.9,31,33 She died on 15 May 1850 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.6,9,31,33 Died a few weeks the birth of her second set of twins. She died on 15 May 1850 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She has Ancestral File Number 37D5-31. surname also spelled Beeman or Beman

Louisa was sealed first to Joseph Smith, and to Brigham Young for time only.

Additional source used:
"Brigham Young: American Moses" by Leonard J. Arrington; published 1985.

Additional source for this information:
"Brigham Young - A Personal Portrait" by Susan Evans McCloud; August 1996,
published by Covenant Communications, American Fork, Utah.
This source agrees with other things I've found that she had five children.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p. 55.
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.
This source shows only two sets of twins...1848 and 1850.

There are two marriage dates in two different sources for Louisa and Brigham
Young. We are staying with the one researched by Jeff Johnson, Utah State
Archivist for now.

There are also two different sources that conflict on the number of children
Louisa had. We are staying with five children at present. Brigham Young and Louisa Beaman had the following children:

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i.

Joseph Young was born in 1846.32 He died in 1846.32 He was born in 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died in 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He was born in 1848.31 twin

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ii.

Hyrum Young was born in 1846.32 He died in 1846.32 He was born in 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He died in 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. He was born in 1848.31 twin

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iii.

Moroni Young was born on 8 Jan 1847 in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska. He was born in 1847.32 He died in 1847.32 He died on 10 Aug 1847.

Source: Batch #: 7924301 26

Source:
"Brigham Young's Family: the Wilderness Years"
by Dean C. Jesse in:
BYU Studies, Vol. 19, No. 4, p. 474.
This source has both birth and death dates and experiences surrounding these
events.

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iv.

Alvah Young was born in 1848 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.32 He died in 1848 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.32 He was born in 1850.31 He died in 1850.31 twin

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v.

Alma Young was born in 1848 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.32 He died in 1848 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.32 He was born in 1850.31 He died in 1850.31 twin

Brigham Young and Eliza Roxcy Snow were married on 3 Oct 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.20,32 No children. They were married on 29 Jun 1849.34 Photo Eliza Roxcy Snow (daughter of Oliver Snow and Rosella Lenore Pettibone) was born on 21 Jan 1804 in Becket, Berkshire, Massachusetts.20,34,35 She died on 5 Dec 1887 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20,35

Brigham Young and Elizabeth (Betsy) Fairchild were married on 3 Oct 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 No children. They were divorced in 1855.32,36 Elizabeth (Betsy) Fairchild was born on 6 Mar 1828 in Marion, Ohio.32 She died on 10 Jun 1910 in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah.32

Brigham Young and Clarissa Blake were married on 8 Oct 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 No children. Clarissa Blake was born on 28 Oct 1796 in Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire.

Brigham Young and Rebecca Greenleaf Holman were married on 8 Oct 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 No children. Rebecca Greenleaf Holman was born on 20 Feb 1824 in Stafford, Genesee, New York.32 She died on 11 Jul 1849 in Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa.32

Brigham Young and Diana Severance Chase were married on 10 Oct 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 No children. They were divorced before 1849.32 Diana Severance Chase was born on 25 Jul 1827 in Bristol, Addison, Vermont.32 She died on 6 Sep 1886 in Ogden, Utah.32

Brigham Young and Susan Snively were married on 31 Oct 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 They were married on 2 Nov 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.20,37 married by Parley P. Pratt They were married on 2 Nov 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. Photo Susan Snively (daughter of Henry Snively and Mary Heavenor or Havenor) was born in Oct 1815 in Woodstock, Shenandoah, Virginia. She was born on 30 Oct 1815 in Woodstock, Shenandoah, Virginia.20,37,38 She died on 20 Nov 1892 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20,37,38 She was described as little above medium height, dark complexion.37 also known as Susannah

Parley P. Pratt Officiated in the marriage of Susan and Brigham. Brigham Young and Susan Snively had the following children:

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i.

Julia Young.

Brigham Young and Olive Grey Frost were married on 7 Nov 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.32 No children. They were married in Feb 1845.20,31 Olive Grey Frost was previously a plural wife of Joseph Smith; married to Brigham Young for time only Olive Grey Frost (daughter of Aaron Frost and Susan Grey) was born on 24 Jul 1816 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine.25 She died pneumonia on 6 Oct 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.31 She has Ancestral File Number 2HZ7NH. Ancestral File says name is Sophronia Gray Frost

Brigham Young and Mary Ann Clark were married on 15 Jan 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39 No children. They were divorced in 1851.39,40 Mary Ann Clark was born on 28 Dec 1816.39

Brigham Young and Margaret Pierce were married on 16 Jan 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39,41 They were married on 22 Jan 1846.6 Photo Margaret Pierce (daughter of Robert Pierce and Hannah Harvey) was born on 12 Apr 1823 in Ashton, Delaware, Pennsylvania. She was born on 19 Apr 1823 in Ashton, Delaware, Pennsylvania.37,38,42 She died on 16 Jan 1907 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.6,41 She was described as little above medium height, fair complexion.41 She has Ancestral File Number 8R61-7S.

!MARGARET PIERCE IS ALSO KNOWN AS "PEIRCE" IN SOME RECORDS.

!MARGARET FIRST MARRIED MORRIS WHITESIDES, WHO DIED AFTER SEVEN MONTHS OF
MARRIAGE. SHE THEN MARRIED BRIGHAM YOUNG AT AGE 21, ON 16 JANUARY 1845. THEY
HAD ONE CHILD...BRIGHAM MORRIS YOUNG.

!FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE:1.
1. "AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MARGARETTE P.W. YOUNG," HOLOGRAPH, CHURCH HISTORICAL
DEPARTMENT.
2. HORNE, ALICE MERRILL, "ONE OF THE PIONEERS," YOUNG WOMEN'S JOURNAL 15
(APRIL 1904):162-166.
3. "WIDOW OF PRESIDENT BRIGHAM YOUNG WHO DIED LAST NIGHT...," DESERET EVENING
NEWS. 17 (JANUARY 1907):10.

!ALSO FOUND A MARRIAGE DATE FOR MARGARET AND BRIGHAM OF "22 JAN 1846"...FOR
TIME ONLY...

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.130-31
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn. Brigham Young and Margaret Pierce had the following children:

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i.

Brigham Morris Young.

Brigham Young and Mary Harvey Pierce were married on 16 Jan 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39 No children. Mary Harvey Pierce was born on 29 Nov 1821 in Willistown, Pennsylvania.39 She died on 17 Mar 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska.39

Brigham Young and Emeline Free were married on 16 Jan 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. They were married on 30 Apr 1845.30 They were married on 14 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6 Photo Emeline Free (daughter of Absolam Pennington Free and Betsy Strait) was born on 28 Apr 1826 in Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois.43 She died on 17 Jul 1875 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.30,38 She died on 17 Aug 1875.43 She was described as above medium height, very fair, fine appearance.30 She has Ancestral File Number 1ZVS-8D. SP - Batch #: 6940510, Source Call #: 001922

Film #: 6940510, Source Call #: 001922

Source for this marriage date: "The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children", Jeff Johnson, Utah State Archivist.

For more information see:
Obituary, Deseret Evening News, 19 jul 1875, p.3.

SP - Film #: 170493, page 7 (29 Jun 1888 - Manti) Brigham Young and Emeline Free had the following children:

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Ella Elizabeth Young.

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Marinda Hyde Young.

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iii.

Hyrum Smith Young.

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iv.

Emmeline Amanda Young.

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v.

Louise Wells (Nelle) Young.

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vi.

Lorenzo Dow Young.

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vii.

Alonzo Young.

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viii.

Ruth Young.

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Daniel Wells Young was born on 9 Feb 1863.30 He died on 9 Feb 1863. He was born on 9 Feb 1863 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He died on 9 Feb 1863 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. He died in 1863. He has Ancestral File Number 513V-GJ.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.130
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.

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Ardelle Elwin Young.

Brigham Young and Mary Elizabeth Rollins were married on 22 May 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39 No children; never known as a wife of Brigham Young, but was sealed to him for life. Mary Elizabeth Rollins was born on 9 Apr 1818 in Lima, Livingston, New York.39 She died on 17 Dec 1913 in Minersville, Beaver, Utah.39

Brigham Young and Margaret Maria Alley were married on 14 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6 They were married on 14 Oct 1846.37 Margaret Maria Alley (daughter of George Alley and Mary Symonds) was born on 19 Dec 1825 in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts.30 She died on 5 Nov 1852 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.37 She has Ancestral File Number 26QG1T. She was described as small stature, medium complexion, intelligent, energetic.37 She has Ancestral File Number 26QG-1T.

Her children were raised by Clara Decker Young.

Additional Information:
The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine
Brigham Young Genealogy; Vol.12, p. 139
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn

Additional source:
"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children" -- compiled by Jeff Johnson, Utah
State Archives Brigham Young and Margaret Maria Alley had the following children:

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Evelyn Louisa Young.

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ii.

Mahonri Moriancumer Young.

Brigham Young and Olive Andrews were married on 15 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39 No children. Olive Andrews was born on 24 Sep 1818 in Livermore, Maine.39

Brigham Young and Emily Haws were married on 15 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39 No children. They were divorced.39 Emily Haws was born on 22 Jul 1823.39

Brigham Young and Martha Bowker were married on 21 Jan 1846.20 married for eternity only Photo Martha Bowker (daughter of Samuel Bowker and Hannah Atkins) was born on 24 Jan 1822 in Mount Holly, Burlington, New Jersey.20,38,44 She died on 26 Sep 1890 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20,44 She was described as medium height, fair complexion.44

Ida Ames was adopted and raised by Martha Bowker and Brigham Young. Brigham Young and Martha Bowker had the following children:

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i.

Ida Ames Young.

Brigham Young and Ellen Ackland Rockwood were married on 21 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.20,39 married for eternity only; no children. Ellen Ackland Rockwood (daughter of Albert P Rockwood and Nancy Haven) was born on 23 Mar 1829 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts.20,38,39,41 She died on 6 Jan 1866 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20,41 She was described as tall, slim, fair complexion, cheerful countenance.41

Brigham Young and Jemima Angell were married on 28 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39 No children. Jemima Angell (daughter of James William Angell and Phoebe Ann Morton) was born on 21 Apr 1809 in North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. She was born on 5 Oct 1809 in North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.39 She died on 13 Jul 1869 in Wanship, Utah.39

Brigham Young and Abigail Marks were married on 28 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Mother of Brigham Young's first wife, Miriam. Abigail Marks was born on 6 Nov 1781 in Wilmington, Vermont.39 She died on 15 Jul 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.39

Some records (IGI etc.) have her mothers name as "Jerusha" - need to check it out. KR

Brigham Young and Phoebe Ann Morton were married on 28 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Phoebe was the mother of Mary Ann Angel, another of Brigham's wives. Phoebe Ann Morton (daughter of Abraham Morton and Phebe Langford) was born on 28 Mar 1786 in Utica, Oneida, New York.45,46 She was born on 28 Mar 1786 in Guilford, Massachusetts. She was confirmed on 6 Jan 1833 in Warsaw, , New York.47 She died on 15 Nov 1854 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.46

Brigham Young and Cynthia Porter were married on 28 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Cynthia Porter was born on 2 Feb 1783.45 She died on 4 Jan 1861 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.45

Brigham Young and Mary Eliza Nelson were married on 31 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. They were divorced before 1850.45 Mary Eliza Nelson was born on 24 Nov 1812 in New York.45 She died on 28 Dec 1886.45

Brigham Young and Rhoda Richards were married on 31 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Rhoda Richards was born on 8 Aug 1784 in Framingham, Ashland, Massachusetts.45 She died on 17 Jan 1879 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.45

Brigham Young and Zina Diantha Huntington were married on 2 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.6,48,49 Photo Zina Diantha Huntington (daughter of William Huntington and Zina Baker) was born on 31 Jan 1821 in Watertown, Jefferson, New York.49,50 She died on 27 Aug 1901 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She died on 28 Aug 1901 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She died on 29 Aug 1901.51 She was buried on 1 Sep 1901 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She has Ancestral File Number 1N85-RV.

BRIGHAM AND ZINA WERE MARRIED FOR TIME ONLY...HE WAS HER THIRD HUSBAND. SHE
HAD ONE CHILD WITH BRIGHAM AND 2 WITH HER FIRST HUSBAND HENRY JACOBS. SHE WAS
ALSO MARRIED TO JOSEPH SMITH.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.131
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.

Additional sources:
"The Mother's of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff Johnson, Utah State Archivist.

"Passed into the Repose of Death," Deseret Evening News, 28 August 1901, p.8.

Emmeline B. Wells, "Zina D. H. Young -- A Character Sketch," Improvement Era
5 (November 1901): 43-48.

"Zina D. H. Young: A Brief Sketch of Her Life and Labors," Deseret Evening
News, 25 January 1896, p.5. Brigham Young and Zina Diantha Huntington had the following children:

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Zina Prescinda Young.

Brigham Young and Amy Cecelia Cooper were married on 3 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Amy Cecelia Cooper was born on 30 Jun 1804.45

Brigham Young and Mary Ellen de la Montague were married on 3 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. They were divorced on 13 Dec 1846.36 Mary Ellen de la Montague was born on 25 May 1805.45

Brigham Young and Julia Foster were married on 3 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Julia Foster was born on 18 Nov 1811 in Vienna, Maine.45 She died on 17 Jan 1891 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.45

Brigham Young and Abigail Harbach were married on 3 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. Abigail Harbach was born on 20 Sep 1790 in Sutton, Worcester, Massachusetts.45 She died on 25 Mar 1849.45

Brigham Young and Mary Ann Turley were married on 3 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.45 No children. They were divorced in 1851.36,45 Mary Ann Turley was born on 13 Jul 1827 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.45 She died on 24 Dec 1904 in Utah.45

Brigham Young and Naamah Kendel Jenkins Carter were married on 26 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.20,51 married for eternity only; no children. Photo Naamah Kendel Jenkins Carter (daughter of Billings Carter and Betsy Law) was born on 20 Mar 1821 in Wilmington, Middlesex, Massachusetts.20,38,51 She died on 5 Aug 1909 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20,45 She has Ancestral File Number NV46KM. She was described as small, fair complexion.51 Aunt Twiss

Brigham Young and Nancy Cressy (Crissie) were married on 6 Feb 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.52 No children. Nancy Cressy (Crissie) was born on 20 Jan 1780 in New Brunswick, New Jersey.45 She died on 17 Dec 1871 in Minersville, Beaver, Utah.45

Brigham Young and Jane Terry were married on 10 Feb 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska.52 No children. Jane Terry (daughter of Parshall Terry and Hannah) was born on 21 May 1819 in Short Hills, Niagra, Canada.52 She died on 14 Feb 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska.52

Brigham Young and Lucy Bigelow were married on 14 Mar 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska. They were married on 20 Mar 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska.52 They were married on 29 Mar 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska.6,51 Photo Lucy Bigelow (daughter of Nathum Bigelow and Mary Gibbs) was born on 3 Oct 1830 in Charleston, Cook, Illinois.51 She died Complications of Rheumatism on 3 Feb 1905 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.34 She was buried in Feb 1905 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. She was described as fair complexion, brown hair, blue eyes, little above medium height, stout.34 She has Ancestral File Number 5S50-R9.

Sources:
Personal and family records in possession of Kari Robinson, 3-great
granddaughter.

Her life history says she was married on the 14th of March not the 20th.

Obituary, Deseret Evening News, 4 February 1905, p.3.

Susa Young Gates, "Lucy Bigelow Young," (n.d.) In the Utah State Historical
Society.

Emmeline B. Wells, "Lucy Bigelow Young," The Young Women's Journal 3 (January
1892): 145-147.

Additional ordinances: B: 5 Jul 1991 - OAKLA
E: 19 Oct 1991 - OAKLA
Batch - 6020335; Source - 1621522

Additional sealing to parents date: (with family) 24 May 1933 - MANTI Brigham Young and Lucy Bigelow had the following children:

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Eudora Lovina Young.

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Susan Amelia (Susa) Young.

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Rhoda Mabel Young.

Brigham Young and Mary Jane Bigelow were married on 20 Mar 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska.20,53 married for eternity only; no children. They were divorced in 1851.20 Mary Jane Bigelow (daughter of Nathum Bigelow and Mary Gibbs) was born on 15 Oct 1827 in Lawrenceville, Lawrence, Illinois.9,51 She died on 26 Sep 1868 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.52 She died on 26 Sep 1868. She has Ancestral File Number 55KRZF. She has Ancestral File Number 55KR-ZF.

Seal to Parents: 24 MAY 1933

Brigham Young and Sarah Malin were married on 18 Apr 1848 in on the plains.52 No children. Sarah Malin was born on 10 Jan 1804 in Vincent Township, Pennsylvania.52 She died on 20 Mar 1858 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.52

Brigham Young and Amanda Melissa Barnes were married on 19 Jan 1852 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.52 No children. Amanda Melissa Barnes was born on 22 Feb 1809 in Becket, Berkshire, Massachusetts.52 She died on 30 Jun 1886 in Richmond, Utah.52 Amanda Barnes married two men who both were named Warren Smith

Brigham Young and Eliza Burgess were married on 3 Oct 1850.54 They were married on 3 Oct 1852 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.6,52 Eliza Burgess (daughter of James Burgess and Betty) was born on 8 Dec 1827 in Stockport, Lancashire, England.6,55 She died on 20 Aug 1915 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.6,55 She was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah. Coordinates: N40.77535 W111.85768

Eliza Burgess Young was the last surviving widow of Brigham Young.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.133
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.

See also:
"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children", by Jeff Johnson, Utah State
Archivist.
"Eliza B. Young Dies at Son's Home," Deseret Evening News, 21 August 1915,
p.16.
"Funeral Services for Mrs. Eliza B. Young," Deseret Evening News, 24 August
1915, p.10.

As far as ordinance work for Eliza - I have not yet found the one's she most
probably did in her own lifetime. However I have found multiple duplicates in
the 1990's in several temples. Will still check further. KR Brigham Young and Eliza Burgess had the following children:

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Alfales Young.

Brigham Young and Mary Oldfield were married on 16 Dec 1852 in Utah.52 No children. Mary Oldfield was born on 28 Jun 1791 in Minisick, New York.52 She died on 24 Sep 1875.52

Brigham Young and Eliza Babcock were married before 1853.52 No children. They were divorced in 1853.36,52 Eliza Babcock was born on 8 Oct 1828 in Mina, New York.52 She died in 1874.52

Brigham Young and Catherine Reese were married on 10 Jun 1855 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.52 No children. Catherine Reese was born on 26 Jan 1804 in New York, New York, New York.52 She was born on 27 Jan 1804 in New York, New York.56 She died on 7 Nov 1860 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.52

Brigham Young and Harriet Emmeline Barney were married on 14 Mar 1856 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.6,57 Photo Harriet Emmeline Barney (daughter of Royal Barney and Sarah Estabrook) was born on 13 Oct 1830 in Amherst, Lorain, Ohio.52 She died on 14 Feb 1911 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.52 She was buried on 17 Feb 1911 in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.12 Burial plot: P-4-13-N2-W-2 (#31458) She has Ancestral File Number 25C7W5. She was described as tall, stately, fair complexion.57 She has Ancestral File Number 25C7-W5.

!HARRIET HAD 4 CHILDREN BY WILLIAM SAGERS, AND ONE WITH BRIGHAM YOUNG.
STILL CHECKING ON HER 6th CHILD LISTED HERE. K ROBINSON (One source has 4
children, one has 3 children and another one has 6 -- )

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.133
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.

Obituary, Deseret Evening News, 11 February 1911, p.2.

"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children" by Jeff Johnson, Utah State
Archivist. Brigham Young and Harriet Emmeline Barney had the following children:

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Phineas Howe Young.

Brigham Young and Harriett Amelia Folsom were married on 24 Jan 1863 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20,58,59 no children Photo Harriett Amelia Folsom (daughter of William Harrison Folsom and Zerviah Eliza Clark) was born on 23 Aug 1838 in Buffalo, Erie, New York.58,60 She died on 11 Dec 1910 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.38,58,60 She has Ancestral File Number 2FCQBT. She was described as tall, fair complexion.58

Brigham Young and Mary Van Cott were married on 8 Jan 1865.6,61 They were married on 8 Jan 1868 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.62 Photo Mary Van Cott (daughter of John Van Cott and Lucy Sackett) was born on 2 Feb 1844 in Canaan, Columbia, New York.6,63 She was born on 2 Feb 1844 in Elmira, New York.61 She was born on 2 Feb 1844 in Canaan, Cumberland, New York. She died on 5 Jan 1884 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.6,62,63 She died on 15 Jan 1884 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.61 She has Ancestral File Number 3QD8-60. Additional baptism date: 21 Apr 1965.

Additional Information:
"The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine"
-Brigham Young Genealogy- Vol. 11, p.133-34
Compiled by Susa Young Gates and Mabel Young Sanborn.
This source has her marriage date to Brigham as 8 Jan 1865.

Other sources:
"The Mothers of Brigham Young's Children," Jeff Johnson, Utah State Archivist

"Death of Mary V. Young," Deseret Evening News, 5 January 1884, p.5.
Brigham Young and Mary Van Cott had the following children:

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Fannie Young.

Brigham Young and Ann Eliza Webb were married on 6 Apr 1868.64 They were married on 7 Apr 1868 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.20 No children. They were divorced in 1876.20 Photo Ann Eliza Webb (daughter of Chauncey W Webb and Eliza Churchill) was born on 13 Sep 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.64 She was excommunicated.64

Brigham Young and Elizabeth Jones were married on 3 Jul 1869 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.62 no children Elizabeth Jones62 was born on 5 Apr 1813 in Caddy, South Wales, Great Britain.62 She died on 6 May 1895 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.62

Brigham Young and Lydia Farnsworth were married on 8 May 1870 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.62 no children; sealed to Brigham Young but continued to live with her husband Elijah. Lydia Farnsworth was born on 5 Feb 1808 in Dorset, Vermont.62 She died on 5 Feb 1897 in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah.62

Brigham Young and Hannah Tapfield were married on 8 Dec 1872 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.62 no children; never became a part of the Brigham Young household. no children Hannah Tapfield was born on 16 Mar 1807 in Sawston, Devon, England.62 She died on 25 Sep 1886 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.62