Eleanor Nellie Burkett Taylor

July 2, 1815–June 11, 1905

Born at Ross, Butler County, Ohio; daughter of Sarah Jane Smith and George Burkett Jr. Died at Plain City, Weber County, Utah. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


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