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Melissa Jane Bigler Lambson

March 24, 1825–October 25, 1899

Born at Shinnston, Harrison County, Virginia (later in West Virginia); daughter of Susannah Ogden and Mark Bigler. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  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), 171. “Early Church Information File, 1830–1900,” database and images, FamilySearch (, accessed July 2015), Melissa Jane Bigler. “Most Wanted,” database, Sorenson Robey Family History (, accessed Aug. 2015), Susannah Ogden. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Melissa Jane Bigler 2Z33-B6D . “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 45 (1899), Melissa Jane Lambson; database and images, (, accessed July 2015); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT.