Nancy Areta Porter Stevenson Clark

August 8, 1825–November 13, 1888

1 Born at Vienna, Trumbull County, Ohio; daughter of Nancy Aretta Warriner and Sanford Porter. 2 Baptized in Jackson County, Missouri, 1833. 3 Married first Edward Stevenson, 1845, at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois; five children. 4 Migrated to the Salt Lake Valley, 1847. 5 Divorced, 1869. 6 Married second Ezra Thompson Clark as a plural wife, July 11, 1870. 7 Served as president of the Davis Stake Young Ladies’ Mutual Improvement Association, as president of the Davis Stake Relief Society, and as a temple worker at the Logan temple. 8 Died at Elba, Cassia County, Idaho; buried in Farmington, Davis County, Utah Territory. 9 (See Document 2.3, 3.30, 4.3)


  1. [1] Utah Division of State History, “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Cemeteries and Burials (, accessed Apr. 2014), Nancy A. Porter Clark. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Apr. 2014), memorial no. 137307, Nancy Areta Porter Clark; Farmington City Cemetery, Farmington, UT.
  2. [2] “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Oct. 2014), Nancy Areta Porter KWJZ-8FT .
  3. [3] “Family Tree,” database, Nancy Areta Porter. Mary S. Clark, “In Memoriam,” Woman’s Exponent 17, no. 18 (Feb. 15, 1889): 141.
  4. [4] “Family Tree,” database, Nancy Areta Porter and Edward Stevenson KWNJ-FXM .
  5. [5] “Mormon Migration,” database, Nancy Areta Porter Stevenson; extracted from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormon Immigration Index CD (2000).
  6. [6] International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude (Salt Lake City: Publishers Press, 1998), 4:2941.
  7. [7] “Family Tree,” database, Nancy Areta Porter and Ezra Thompson Clark KW83-LG6 .
  8. [8] Davis Stake Relief Society Minutes and Records, Jan. 20, 1881, CHL. Clark, “In Memoriam,” 141.
  9. [9] “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Nancy A. Porter Clark. Clark, “In Memoriam,” 141.