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Olive Boynton Hale

July 30, 1805–September 8, 1846

Born at Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts; daughter of Susannah Nichols and Eliphalet Boynton. Died at what became Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  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: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 42. Vital Records of Bradford (Essex) Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849 (Topsfield, MA: Topsfield Historical Society, 1907), 20–21. Milton V. Backman, Jr., comp., A Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio, and Members of Zion’s Camp, 1830–1839: Vital Statistics and Sources, 2nd ed. (Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine and Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1983), 31. Jonathan Harriman Hale, Jonathan H. Hale Papers, 1843–1846, CHL.