Ellen Benbow Carter

May 20, 1825–May 6, 1901

Born at Winslow, Herefordshire, England; daughter of Mary Jones and Thomas Benbow. Died at St. George, Washington County, Utah. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, Ellen Carter, Mar. 6, 1852, FHL microfilm 1255545, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Bromyard (Herefordshire), “Parish registers for Bromyard, 1538–1965,” Ellen Benbow; from Herefordshire County Record Office, Hereford, England; FHL microfilm 992639, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Feb. 2016), Ellen Benbow KWJ4-JYS . Alice Holland, “Ellen Benbow Carter,” 1–2, in Carter Family Histories, 1994–2001, CHL. 1900 U.S. census, St. George, Washington Co., Utah, p. 8A, Ellen Carter; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Sept. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 1688. “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Utah Division of State History (http://heritage.utah.gov/history/cemeteries, accessed Sept. 2015), Ellen B. Carter.