Mary Heskin Parker Richards

September 8, 1823–June 3, 1860

Born in Lancashire, England; daughter of Ellen Heskin and John Parker. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] “Mary H. Parker,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Lancashire, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813–1911, Lancashire Anglican Parish Registers, (, accessed July 2013), p. 39, Mary Parker, #312; from Lancashire Archives, Preston, England. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb 2016), Mary Haskin Parker L687-KSW. 1860 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake City Ward 14, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 61, Samuel W. Richards, NARA. “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Utah Division of State History (, accessed May 2023), Mary Richards. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed July 2013), memorial no. 20804706, Mary Heskin Parker Richards; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.