Frances Long Reeves Willis

September 5, 1803–December 8, 1885

Born at Fauls Green, Shropshire, England; daughter of Elizabeth Ridgway and Abel Long. Died at Kanarraville, Iron County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 2.6)


  1. [1] “Frances Reeves,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Prees (Shropshire), Parish Register Transcripts, 1597–1837, Abel Long and Elizabeth Ridgway, 1802; from original records at the Shrewsbury Public Library, Shrewsbury, England; FHL microfilm 506791, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Frances M. Long KVPR-Z1Z . Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841, Kew, Surrey, England, n.p., Frances Reeves, National Archives of the UK, Public Records Office, London, England. 1880 U.S. census, Kannarra, Kane Co., Utah Territory, ED 27, p, 5A, Frances Reeves, NARA. “Deaths,” Deseret News, Jan. 6, 1886, 816. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Mar. 2016), memorial no. 143107211, Frances Long Reeves; Kanarraville Cemetery, Kanarraville, UT.