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Frances (Fanny) Birkenhead Snalam

September 11, 1805–July 22, 1857

Born at Halton, Lancashire, England; daughter of Frances Simpson and William Birkenhead. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Fanny Snalam,” Patriarchal Blessings, 1833–2011 (closed to research), CHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Halton (Lancashire), Parish Registers for Halton, 1592–1900, Frances Birkinhead, Oct. 10, 1802; from original records at the Lancashire Record Office, Preston, England; FHL microfilm 1526205, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Apr. 2016), Frances Birkenhead L484-FZ5. Salt Lake County, Utah District Court (Third District: Salt Lake County), “Index to Probate Case Files, 1852–96,” database, (, accessed May 2012), Fanny Snailem, Aug. 11, 1857; from Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 29 (1857), Fanny Snellum; database and images, (, accessed Apr. 2016); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City.