Maria Whitehead Scholes

August 18, 1812–November , 1852

Born at Chadderton, Lancashire, England; daughter of Alice Boardman and Robert Whitehead. Died at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Maria Schoules,” Patriarchal Blessings, 1833–2011 (closed to research), CHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Middleton (Lancashire), Bishop’s transcripts for Middleton, 1609–1874, Maria Whitehead, Sept. 6, 1812; from original manuscripts at the Lancashire Record Office, Preston, England; FHL microfilm 1545699, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Prestwich (Lancashire), Parish Registers for St. Mary’s Church, Prestwich, 1450–1950, Robert Whitehead and Alice Boardman, Nov. 10, 1811; from originals at the Manchester Central Library, Manchester, England; FHL microfilm 2113205, FHL. “Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851–1889,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A-A1, p. 914, George Scholes and Maria Whitehead, Nov. 6, 1852; FHL microfilm 183393, FHL. Andrew Jenson, Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia (Salt Lake City: Andrew Jenson Memorial Association, 1936), 4:717. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed June 2016), Maria Whitehead LKVT-T9X .