Jane Wilkie Hooper Blood

May 2, 1845–September 7, 1898

1 Born at Southampton, Hampshire, England; daughter of Ann Wilkie Galbraith and John Hooper. 2 Baptized, May 1853, in Cornwall, England. 3 Emigrated from Liverpool to New Orleans aboard the ship Golconda; arrived in the Salt Lake Valley, October 1854. 4 Settled at Kaysville, Davis County, Utah Territory, 1855. 5 Married William Blood, September 9, 1861; ten children. 6 Served as teacher, secretary, treasurer, and counselor in the Kaysville Relief Society; as president of the Kaysville Primary; and as teacher in the Sunday school. Was an active participant in sericulture. 7 Died at Kaysville. 8 (See Document 4.3)


  1. [1] Jane Wilkie Hooper Blood, Autobiography and Abridged Diary, ed. Ivy Hooper Blood Hill (Logan, UT: J.P. Smith, 1966), 13. Utah Division of State History, “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Cemeteries and Burials (http://heritage.utah.gov/history/cemeteries, accessed Apr. 2014), Jane Wilkie Blood.
  2. [2] Blood, Autobiography, 13.
  3. [3] Ibid.
  4. [4] Blood, Autobiography, 13–14. “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), Jane Wilkie Hooper.
  5. [5] Blood, Autobiography, 14.
  6. [6] Blood, Autobiography, 17. “Ancestral File,” database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org, accessed Aug. 2014), Jane Wilkie Hooper (174K-69) and William Blood (1T90-97).
  7. [7] Blood, Autobiography, 14–19. Aurelia S. Rogers, “In Memoriam,” Woman’s Exponent 27, no. 22 (Apr. 15, 1899): 133. Jane Wilkie Hooper Blood, Diaries, 1880–1898, microfilm, CHL. International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude ([Salt Lake City]: Publishers Press, 1998), 1:293–294.
  8. [8] “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Jane Wilkie Blood. Rogers, “In Memoriam,” 133. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Dec. 29, 2015), Jane Wilkie Blood (KW8P)-9M1).