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Jennett Averett Kelsey

February 20, 1809–April 11, 1887

Born at Maury, Maury County, Tennessee; daughter of Jennett Gill and John Averett. Died at Smithfield, Cache County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


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