Martha Jane Knowlton Coray

June 3, 1822–December 14, 1881

Born at Covington, Boone County, Kentucky; daughter of Harriet Burnham and Sydney Algernon Knowlton. Died at Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Martha Jane Coray,” and “Martha J. Knowlton Coray,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971, reel 28 (closed to research), CHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Martha Jane Knowlton LZT7-JDF . 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), 60. Ezra Clark Knowlton, The Utah Knowltons: History and Genealogy of Three Generations of Sidney Algernon Knowlton and His Descendants (Salt Lake City: Knowlton Family Organization, 1971), 1, 2, 22, 27. “Death of Mrs. Coray,” Salt Lake Daily Herald, Dec. 16, 1881, 8.