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Phebe Jane Simpson Emmet Porter

August 10, 1805–November 14, 1883

Born in Caswell County, North Carolina; daughter of Delpha Florence and Moses S. Simpson. Died at Eden, Weber County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Joseph Grant Stevenson, Porter Family History: Consisting of Biographical Sketches of Sanford Porter of Brimfield, Mass., His Posterity, and Ancestry to John Porter of Westerly, R.I. (1799–1885) (Provo, UT: J. Grant Stevenson, 1957), 1:92, 104. Caswell County (North Carolina), Register of Deeds, “Marriage bonds, 1780–1868,” Moses Simpson and Delphey Florence, Oct. 22, 1804; from the Caswell County Courthouse, North Carolina; FHL microfilm 478484, FHL. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed July 2014), memorial no. 13164892, Phoebe Jane Simpson Porter; Huntsville Cemetery, Huntsville, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed July 2014), Phebe Delphia Simpson LZ8W-17H .