Mary Williamson Snelson

October 21, 1817–June 27, 1891

Born at Over, Cheshire, England; daughter of Sarah Dean and John Williamson. Died at Springville, Utah County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] “Mary Snelson,” Patriarchal Blessings Index, 1833–2011 (closed to research), CHL. 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), 347, Mary Nelson. Church of England, Parish Church of Over (Cheshire), Bishop’s Transcripts for Over, 1588–1876, Mary Williamson, Apr. 11, 1819; from original records in Cheshire Record Office, Chester, England; FHL microfilm 1751483, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Oct. 2013), Mary Williamson KWVL-QJ7 . 1860 U.S. census, Springville, Utah Co., Utah Territory, p. 214, Mary Nelson, NARA. “Deaths,” Deseret News, June 8, 1891, 23. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Aug. 2013), memorial no. 62445, Mary Snelson; Springville City Cemetery, Springville, UT.