Margaret Cameron Shirts

December 26, 1808–June , 1850

Born in Columbiana County, Ohio; daughter of Anne Kelly and Daniel Cameron. Died near the Platte River, unorganized U.S. territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Margaret Shirts,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. 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: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 166, Margaret Shirts. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 5:3285–3286. “Utah supplemental census schedules, 1850,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed May 2016), Margaret Shirts; from originals at Utah Historical Society, Salt Lake City. “From the Plains,” Frontier Guardian, Sept. 4, 1850, 2. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed June 2016), Margaret Cameron KWJP-XQ6 .