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Elizabeth Chasson Johnson Sumner

January 18, 1812–May 11, 1866

Born at Philadelphia; daughter of Mary Surilighter and George Chasson. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] “Elizabeth Johnson,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. St. Michael’s and Zion Lutheran Church (Philadelphia, PA), St. Michael’s and Zion Lutheran Church Records (Philadelphia, PA), 1745–1927, Elisabeth Chasson, Jan. 18, 1812; from original records in the Lutheran Archives Center at Krauth Memorial Library, Philadelphia, PA; FHL microfilm 1312258, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed May 2023), Elizabeth Chassen LRRP-D52. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 201 (1886), Elizabeth Johnson; database and images, (, accessed Jan. 2014); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City.