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Mary Head Oaks

, 1823–September , 1859

Born in Missouri; daughter of Catherine Garvin and Anthony Head. Died at Potosi, Grant County, Wisconsin. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] Lyman De Platt, Nauvoo: Early Mormon Records Series , vol. 1 (Highland, UT: Lyman De Platt, 1980), 44–45. Lyndon W. Cook, comp., Civil Marriages in Nauvoo and Some Outlying Areas 1939–1845 (Provo, UT: Liberty Publishing, 1980), 23. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Nov. 2013), Mary Head LCPR-BVZ . 1850 U.S. census, Otter Creek, Jackson Co., Iowa, Mary Oaks, NARA. “Mary Oaks,” U.S. Census Mortality Schedule, 1850–1880, for Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, Roll 2, p. 1, Madison, WI, Wisconsin Historical Society.