Elizabeth Taylor Packer

December 6, 1812–May 17, 1887

Born at Dunbar, Fayette County, Pennsylvania; daughter of Mary Shafer and Samuel Taylor. Died at Riverdale, Oneida County, Idaho Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Elizabeth Packer,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. 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), 250, Elizabeth Packer. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Records of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 5:2723–2724. Edson Smith Packer, “Nathan Williams Packer,” Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/c/family-tree, accessed May 2023). Eastern Idaho Death Records, BYU–Idaho Special Collections (https://abish.byui.edu/specialcollections/famhist/obit/searchform.cfm, accessed May 2023), Elizabeth Taylor Packer. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed Jan. 2014), memorial no. 8731129, Elizabeth Taylor Packer; Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, ID. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed May 2016), Elizabeth Taylor KWJY-D1Z.