Esther Dutcher Smith

February 25, 1811–September 17, 1856

Born at Cherry Valley, Otsego County, New York; daughter of Elizabeth Holbert and Thomas Dutcher. Died at Manti, Sanpete County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Esther Smith,” Patriarchal Blessings Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. “Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple, Esther Smith, FHL microfilms 183376 and 183378, FHL. 1850 U.S. census, Sanpete, Utah Territory, p. 9, Esther Smith, NARA. “Died,” Deseret News, Oct. 1, 1856, 240. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Oct. 2014), memorial no. 10963712, Esther Dutcher Smith; Manti Cemetery, Manti, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed June 2016), Esther Dutcher Smith KWVS-WWN .