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Elizabeth Thorn Barnum Curtis

May 27, 1810–March 7, 1902

Born at Cairo, Green County, New York; daughter of Mary Anne and Richard Thorn. Died at Shelley, Bingham County, Idaho. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Elizabeth Barnum,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971, vol. 41, p. 206 (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), appendix B1. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed July 2015), Elizabeth Thorne LHKB-S5V . 1870 U.S. census, Mantua, Cache Co., Utah Territory, p. 99A, Elizabeth Curtis; digital image, (, accessed July 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 1610. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed July 2015), memorial no. 36866784, Elizabeth Curtis; Hillcrest Cemetery, Shelley, ID.