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Elizabeth Gaskell Romney

January 8, 1809–October 11, 1884

Born at Dalton-in-Furness, Lancashire, England; daughter of Elizabeth Slater and Joseph Gaskell. Died at St. George, Washington County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, 2.3, 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), 8, Elizabeth Romney. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Apr. 2011), Elizabeth Gaskell K2H8-MTN . Caroline Eyring Miner, Miles Romney and Elizabeth Gaskell Romney and Family (Salt Lake City: Miles Romney Family Organization, 1978), 13, 56. 1880 U.S. census, St. George, Washington Co., Utah Territory, ED 93, p. 33A, Elizabeth Romney, NARA. “Death of Sis. Elizabeth Romney,” Deseret News, Oct. 22, 1884, 625. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Jan. 2015), memorial no. 33689906, Elizabeth Gaskell Romney; St. George City Cemetery, St. George, UT.