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Alice Longstroth Watt

"Aunt Alice"
28 January 1824–21 November 1909

Alice Longstroth Watt, George F. Richards’s aunt, was born on 28 January 1824 to Ann Gill and Stephen Longstroth in Arncliffe, Yorkshire, England. She was sealed to Willard Richards as a plural wife on 23 December 1845. She married Moses Whitaker, who died in 1852, and then George Darling Watt. Alice died on 21 November 1909 in Layton, Utah.[1]

  1. [1]“Alice Longstroth Whitaker Watt,” The First Fifty Years of Relief Society website, accessed 1 July 2019, https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/the-first-fifty-years-of-relief-society/people/alice-longstroth-whitaker-watt; Willard Richards, journal, volume 13, 23 Dec. 1845, CHL; Alice Longstroth Petterborg, “Life of Wm Longstroth,” transcript copy at FamilySearch, accessed 1 July 2019, https://www.familysearch.org/photos/artifacts/67025451; “Died,” Deseret News, 21 Feb. 1852, [3].