Mary Ellen Kuder France

January 5, 1817–July 24, 1889

Born at Fishing Creek, Columbia County, Pennsylvania; daughter of Christeen Cradle and Adam Kuder. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A-A1, Mary Ellen France, Jan. 12, 1852, FHL microfilm 1255545, FHL. Maud Bliss Allen, “Biography of Joseph France, ca. 1868,” pp. 21–22, CHL. 1880 U.S. census, Centerville, Davis Co., Utah Territory, p. 27, Mary E. France, NARA. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 28 (1889), Mary Ellen France; database and images, (, accessed Sept. 2015); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Mary Ellen Eleanor Kuder KWJJ-B9L.