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Anna Knight DeMill

March 5, 1804–July 22, 1878

Born at Halifax, Windham County, Vermont; daughter of Polly Peck and Joseph Knight. Died at Manti, Sanpete County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Anna Thright DeMill,” 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: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 64. Van A. DeMille and Janice DeMille, “History of Freeborn DeMill and His Wife, Anna Knight,” in Larry Higley, Larry Higley Papers, ca. 2007, CHL. “Died,” Deseret News, Aug. 7, 1878, 16. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Anna Knight KWJ1-G28 . Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Oct. 2015), memorial no. 18921488, Anna Knight DeMill; Manti Cemetery, Manti, UT.