Frances (Fanny) Crosby Brown

October 31, 1817–October 12, 1895

Born at Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; daughter of Hannah Corning Cann and Joshua Crosby. Died at Nutrioso, Apache County, Arizona Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Frances Crosby,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971, reel 30 (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: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 144. Samuel Wallace Crosby, Jesse Wentworth Crosby Mormon Preacher, Pioneer, Man of God, His Ancestry, His Life, Some of His Progeny ([Boulder, UT]: Samuel Wallace Crosby, 1977), 25–30. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Frances Crosby KWJH-HT5 . Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Sept. 2015), memorial no. 35083195, Frances Crosby Brown; Eagar Cemetery, Eagar, AZ.