Lydia Kenyon Carter

December 11, 1799–December 10, 1866

Born at Benson, Rutland County, Vermont; daughter of Mary Tanner and Daniel Kenyon. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 12. Benson (Vermont), Town Clerk, “Records of births and deaths, 1744–1890,” p. 58; from Town Hall, Benson, VT; FHL microfilm 27821, FHL. 1860 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake City Ward 8, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 128, Lydia Carter; digital image, (, accessed Sept. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M653, roll 1313. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Lydia Kenyon KWVQ-5B3 . “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 19 (1866), Lydia Carter; database and images, (, accessed Aug. 2015); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT.