Maria Williamson Kempton

April 15, 1824–January 30, 1846

Born at Boonville, Oneida County, New York; probably the daughter of Eunice and James Williamson. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  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: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1974), 131, Maria Williams. “Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851–1889,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A, p. 367, #2595–2596, Jerome Bonaparte Kempton and Maria Williamson, Jan. 30, 1846, FHL microfilm 183374, FHL. Una Jean Peterson, “Mary Bowley,” Nauvoo Land and Property Database, #15052. Daughters of Utah Pioneers, An Enduring Legacy (Salt Lake City: Daughters of Utah Pioneers, 1980), 3:410. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch ( accessed Nov. 2013), Maria Williamson L44C-1JB . 1850 U.S. census, Boonville, Oneida Co., New York, n.p., Maria Kempton, NARA.