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Eliza Wollerton Dilworth

1793– 1876

Born in West Chester, Pennsylvania; married Caleb Dilworth in 1813; baptized in 1846, eight of her nine living children having previously been baptized; moved with her children to Nauvoo, Illinois, that same year (Caleb, who never joined the Church, remained in Pennsylvania); immigrated to Salt Lake Valley in 1847; died in Salt Lake City. (See Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 1:816–17; Bushman, “Sketch of the Life of Eliza Wollerton Dilworth”; GQC journal, Oct. 3, 1852.)