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Lucy Lavinia Sackett Van Cott

July 17, 1815–January 31, 1902

Born at Stephentown, Rensselaer County, New York; daughter of Hannah Douglas and Calvin Pardee Sackett. Died at Goshen, Utah County, Utah; buried 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. 7, #112, Lucy Lovina Van Cott, Apr. 9, 1851, FHL microfilm 1255545, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed May 2012), Lucy Lavinia Sackett KWJ8-S4F . Annie A. Van Cott, “Van Cott History,” in Taylor O. Macdonald collection, pp. 105–106, CHL. 1900 U.S. census, Goshen, Utah Co., Utah, ED 158, p. 13B, Lucy L. Van Cott, NARA. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 83 (1902), Lucy L. Van Cott; database and images, (, accessed May 2012); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed May 2012), memorial no. 38979196, Lucy Lavina Sackett Van Cott; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.