Harriet Amelia Carter Dunn

February 8, 1819–May 11, 1870

Born at Westport, Essex County, New York, or Benson, Rutland County, Vermont; daughter of Elizabeth (Betsey) Kenyon and John Sims Carter. Died at Park Valley, Box Elder County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2)


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