Martha Van Cott Price

February 28, 1838–March 25, 1908

Born at Canaan, Columbia County, New York; daughter of Lucy Lavinia Sacket and John Van Cott. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A-A1, p. 71, #[11], Martha Van Cott, Mar. 20, 1854, FHL microfilm 1255545, FHL. Arthur D. Coleman, comp., Van Cott Pioneers of Utah (Provo, UT: J. Grant Stevens, 1967), 133–134. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Martha Van Cott KWJD-41K . 1850 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 34, Martha Van Cott, NARA. 1900 U.S. census, Goshen, Utah Co., Utah, ED 158, p. 13B, Martha V. Price, NARA. “Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904–1961,” database and images, Utah State Archives (, accessed May 2012); from Utah Department of Health, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, series 81448, file no. 508/620 (1908), Martha Van Cott Price. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Feb. 2016), memorial no. 41527592, Martha Van Cott Price; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.