Lovina Jemima Pratt Van Cott

August 6, 1787–May 18, 1878

Born at Canaan, Columbia County, New York; daughter of Jemima Tolls and Obadiah Pratt. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A-A1, p. 9, #162, Lovina Van Cott, June 23, 1851, FHL microfilm 1255545, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed May 2016), Lovina Jemima Pratt KWJR-B8Z . Arthur D. Coleman, comp., Van Cott Pioneers of Utah (Provo, UT: J. Grant Stevenson, 1967), 57–58. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 58 (1878), Lovinia Van Cott; database and images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed May 2012); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City. “Died,” Deseret Weekly News, May 29, 1878, 271. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed May 2016), memorial no. 32818567, Lovina Pratt Van Cott; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.