Mary Elizabeth Rollins Lightner

April 9, 1818–December 17, 1913

Born at Lima, Livingston County, New York; daughter of Keziah Ketura Van Benthuysen and John D. Rollins. Died at Minersville, Beaver County, Utah. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  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: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 149, Mary Elizabeth Lightner. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Oct. 2012), Mary Elizabeth Rollins KWV9-HG6 . “Mary Elizabeth Lightner,” Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, July and Oct. 1926, 193–205, 250–260. Utah Death Certificate, file no. 50/235, Mary Elizabeth Lightner, Utah Department of Administrative Services, Division of Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City.