Catherine (Kate) Gardener Church

November 17, 1809–June 20, 1881

Born at Hampshire, Winchester, England; daughter of Elizabeth Sarah Boothman and John Gardener. Died at St. George, Washington County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. C, p. 23, Catherine Church, July 16, 1857, FHL microfilm 1149525, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Wolverton (Hampshire), “Bishop’s transcripts for Wolverton, 1780–1872,” Catherine Gardner, Dec. 10, 1809; from the Hampshire County Record Office, Winchester, England; FHL microfilm 1596407, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2015), Catherine Gardner L7BD-HNP . Carol Holindrake Nielson, The Salt Lake City 14th Ward Album Quilt, 1857: Stories of the Relief Society Women and Their Quilt (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2004), 91–94. “Died,” Deseret Weekly News, July 6, 1881, 368. 1870 U.S. census, St. George, Washington Co., Utah Territory, p. 18, Catherine Church, NARA.