Elizabeth Knight Johnson

July 22, 1817–September 10, 1883

Born at Coleville, Broome County, New York; daughter of Polly Peck and Joseph Knight. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  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), 56, Elizabeth Johnson. “Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851–1889,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A, p. 349, Elizabeth Knight and Jos. Watkins Johnson, Jan. 15, 1846, FHL microfilm 183374, FHL. 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), 70–71. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed May 2012), Elizabeth Knight KWJ6-KX2 . Salt Lake City Recorder, “Death and Burials Register, 1848–1933,” Elizth Knight Johnson, Series 21866, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City. “Obituary,” Deseret News, Sept. 19, 1883, 560.