Abigail Davis Hovey

August 31, 1817–November 10, 1887

Born at Brighton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; daughter of Abigail Parker and Samuel Davis. Apparently died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 165. Susan B. Kidder and Henry H. Edes, “Index of births in Charlestown: in the county of Middlesex and Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1829–1873,” FHL microfilm 859616, FHL. Stanton L. Hovey, “Marriage of Orlando Dana Hovey and Abigail Davis,” History of . . . Abigail Davis Hovey, 1817–1887 . . . and Their Families (Tempe, AZ: Stanton L. Hovey, 2003), 36, 37, 131–32, 145. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org, accessed Nov. 2015), Abigail Davis LCRZ-FDY . “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 228 (1887), Abigaill D. Hovey; database and images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Nov. 2015); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT.