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Amy A. Vye Balston Smith

July 26, 1801– , 1873

Born at Tolpuddle, Dorset, England; daughter of Sarah Northover and William Vye. Probably died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Amy Smith,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. “Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851–1889,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. C, p. 348, John Jacob Smith and Amy Vye, Sept. 24, 1859, FHL microfilm 1149514, pt. 2, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Tolpuddle (Dorsetshire), Bishop’s Transcripts for Tolpuddle, 1732–1880, Amey Vye, 1801; from original records at Wiltshire County Record Office, Trowbridge, England; FHL microfilm 1239251, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Apr. 2016), Amy Vye MBJW-KZ4 . 1870 U.S. census, Cottonwood, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 14, Amy Smith, NARA. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Dec. 2013), memorial no. 41263780, Amy Smith; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.