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Catharine Petty Petty

February 7, 1803–August 1, 1877

1 Born at Dover, Stewart County, Tennessee; daughter of Lydia Harrington and George Petty. 2 Married Albert Petty, 1829; ten children. 3 Baptized by Wilford Woodruff in Tennessee, 1835. 4 Moved to Far West, Caldwell County, Missouri, 1836, and to Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, by 1841. 5 Joined the Female Relief Society of Nauvoo at its sixth meeting, 1842. 6 Participated in Nauvoo temple ordinances, 1845. 7 Migrated to the Salt Lake Valley, 1848. 8 Settled in the Sanpete Valley, 1849. 9 Died at Sterling, Sanpete County, Utah Territory. 10 (See Document 1.2, 1.6, first mentioned here)

Footnotes

  1. [1] Charles B. Petty, The Albert Petty Family: A Genealogical and Historical Story of a Sturdy Pioneer Family of the West. Based on Records of the Past and Knowledge of the Present (Salt Lake City: Deseret News Press, [1953?]), 15, 18. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, 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), 5:2879. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed Dec. 2014), memorial no. 40905815, Catherine [sic] Petty; Sterling Cemetery, Sterling, UT.

  2. [2] Petty, Albert Petty Family, 15, 18. Black and Black, Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 5:2879. Carol G. Thompson, “Albert Petty,” in life histories of members of the Glenn and Petty families, photocopy of typescript, n.d., p. 3, CHL.

  3. [3] Petty, Albert Petty Family, 18. Thompson, “Albert Petty,” 3–5.

  4. [4] Petty, Albert Petty Family, 21.

  5. [5] Thompson, “Albert Petty,” 5. Petty, Albert Petty Family, 22, 34.

  6. [6] Nauvoo Relief Society Minute Book, 1841–1846, CHL, entry for Apr. 28, 1842.

  7. [7] Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register: Dec. 10, 1845, to Feb. 8, 1846, p. 24 (1845), Catharine Petty, FHL microfilm 962798, item 1, FHL.

  8. [8]Catherine Petty,” Church History Biographical Database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, available at https://history.churchofjesuschrist.org/chd/landing, accessed Dec. 2014.

  9. [9] Petty, Albert Petty Family, 114. Thompson, “Albert Petty,” 5–6. 1850 U.S. census, [no city], Sanpete Co., Utah Territory, p. 112B, Catherine [sic] Petty; from NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 919. 1860 U.S. census, Manti, Sanpete Co., Utah Territory, p. 656, Catharine Petty; from NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 1314. 1870 U.S. census, Manti Ward 4, Sanpete Co., Utah Territory, p. 51B, Catharine Petty; from NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 1612. U.S. census database and digital images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015).

  10. [10] Thompson, “Albert Petty,” 7. Find a Grave, memorial no. 40905815. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Jan. 5, 2016), Catharine Petty KWJY-621.