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Harriet Canfield Brown

March 9, 1834–December 27, 1907

1 Born at Ossian, Allegany County, New York; daughter of Annis Bisbee and Israel Canfield Jr. 2 Baptized, 1851. 3 Married Francis Almon Brown, April 1856; three children. 4 Migrated to the Salt Lake Valley, arriving August 1856. 5 Settled at Ogden, Weber County, Utah Territory. 6 Taught at the Ogden Second Ward school. 7 Appointed counselor and later president of the Ogden City Relief Society presidency, vice president of the Ladies of Weber County Cooperative Mercantile Institution, and counselor in the Weber Stake Relief Society presidency. 8 Died at Ogden. 9 (See Document 3.26, 3.28, 4.15)

Footnotes

  1. [1] “Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904–1961,” database and images, Utah State Archives (http://archives.utah.gov, accessed Oct. 2014); from Utah Department of Health, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, series 81448, file no. 445/650 (1907), Harriet Brown.
  2. [2] Utah death certificate, file no. 445/650. “Ancestral File,” database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org, accessed Aug. 2014), Harriet Canfield (28QR-JS).
  3. [3] “Harriet Brown Dead,” Ogden Standard, Dec. 31, 1907, 7. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org, accessed Aug. 2014), Harriet Annis Canfield KWJC-78G .
  4. [4] “Harriet Brown Dead,” 7. Ancestral File, database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org, accessed Aug. 2014), Harriet Canfield (28QR-JS) and Francis Almond Brown (28QR-HM).
  5. [5] “Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel,” database, 1847–1868, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel (http://history.lds.org/overlandtravels, accessed Apr. 2014), Harriet Canfield Brown.
  6. [6] 1860 U.S. census, Ogden, Weber Co., Utah Territory, p. 105, Harriet Brown; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Aug. 2014); from NARA microfilm publication M653, roll 1313.
  7. [7] Leonard Arrington, Susan Arrington Madsen, and Emily Madsen Jones, Mothers of the Prophets (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1987), 148–149.
  8. [8] “Harriet Brown Dead,” 7. Weber Stake Relief Society, Minutes, Oct. 30, 1877, vol. 6, pp. 23–34, Relief Society minutes and records, 1867–1968, Weber Stake, CHL.
  9. [9] Utah death certificate, file no. 445/650. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Dec. 29, 2015), Harriet Brown KWJC-78G .