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Eliza Jane Bates Rolfe

December 20, 1823–April 1, 1890

Born at Dudley, Staffordshire, England; daughter of Mary Ann Harris and Joseph William Bates. Died at Park City, Summit County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] 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: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 99, Eliza Jane Rolfe. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Eliza Jane Bates LKVY-BJ7 . Mona Ethel Rolfe and Leslie E. Liechty, “History of Samuel Jones Rolfe, Elizabeth Hathaway and Their Descendants through Gilbert Hathaway Rolfe and Eliza Jane Bates and William Benjamin Rolfe and Mary Ann McCarrel,” 1994, pp. 7, 11–12 , CHL. 1880 U.S. census, Park City, Summit Co., Utah Territory, ED 74, p. 17A, Eliza Rolfe, NARA. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Mar. 2013), memorial no. 27874718, Eliza Jane Bates Rolfe; Springville City Cemetery, Springville, UT.