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Abigail Durfee Goldsmith

May 22, 1814–March 10, 1888

Born at Lenox, Madison County, New York; daughter of Electa Cranston and Jabez Durfee. Died at Ashland, Saunders County, Nebraska. 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), 41. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2013), Abigail Durfee M4WW-63S . Susan Easton Black, Early Members of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1993), 3:97–98. 1880 U.S. census, Ashland, Saunders Co., Nebraska, ED 169, p. 1A, Aby D. Goldsmith, NARA. “Died,” Saints’ Herald, Mar. 31, 1888, 207.