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Harriet Elizabeth Cook Young

November 7, 1824–November 5, 1898

1 Born at Whitesboro, Oneida County, New York; daughter of Elizabeth Mosher and Archibald Cook. 2 Baptized, 1842. 3 Moved to Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, 1843. 4 Married Brigham Young as a plural wife, 1843; one child. 5 Migrated to the Salt Lake Valley, 1848. 6 Worked as a schoolmistress and bookkeeper. 7 Died at Salt Lake City. 8 (See Document 3.13, 3.16, 3.17)

Footnotes

  1. [1] Edith Young Booth, “Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young,” in Kate B. Carter, ed., Our Pioneer Heritage (Salt Lake City: Daughter of Utah Pioneers, 1958), 1:422–423. Andrew Jenson, Journal History of the Church, Nov. 5, 1898, p. 2, CHL. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 31 (1898), Harriet E. Cook Young; database and images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed Jan. 2015), memorial no. 27271878, Harriett Elizabeth Cook Young; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.
  2. [2] Booth, “Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young,” 1:422. 1860 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake City Ward 18, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 269, Harriet C. Young; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M653, roll 1313.
  3. [3] Booth, “Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young,” 1:422.
  4. [4] Ibid.
  5. [5] Booth, “Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young,” 1:422. “Family Data Collection – Marriages,” database, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015), Harriett Elizabeth Cook and Brigham Young; citing Edmund West, comp., Family Data Collection – Marriages, Provo, UT. “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560–1900,” database, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015), Harriett Elizabeth Cook and Brigham Young; citing Yates Publishing, Provo, UT.
  6. [6] “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 Jan. 2015), Harriet Elizabeth Cook Young.
  7. [7] Booth, “Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young,” 1:422–423. 1850 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 85A, Harriet Cook; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 919.
  8. [8] Booth, “Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell Young,” 1:423. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” database, Harriet E. Cook Young. “Utah Cemetery Inventory,” database, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015), Harriet E. Cook Young; citing Utah State Historical Society, Utah Cemetery Inventory, Salt Lake City, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Jan. 7, 2016), Harriet Elizabeth Cook K2M4-JPP .