Alice Atkinson Wilding

April 8, 1810–August 9, 1876

Born at Billsborrow, Lancashire, England; daughter of Betty Charnock and George Atkinson. Buried at Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] “Allice Wilding,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. 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: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 71, Alice Wilding. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 6:3818–3820. Forton Chapel (Cockerham: Independent), Church Records, 1785–1837, p. 33, Alice Atkinson; from original records at the Public Record Office, London, England; FHL microfilm 560897 item 17, FHL. “Lancashire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754–1936,” database and images, (, accessed Jan. 2016), George Atkinson; from Lancashire Anglican Parish Registers, Lancashire Archives, Preston, England. 1870 U.S. census, Crescent, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, p. 146A, Alice Witting, NARA. Biographical History of Pottawattamie County, Iowa ([Chicago?]: Lewis Publishing Company, 1891), 639–640. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Jan. 2016), Alice Atkinson LKVY-RTQ . Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Jan. 2014), memorial no. 50721363, Alice Atkinson Wilding; Fairview Cemetery, Council Bluffs, IA.