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Rosina Burgess Lyman

March 29, 1818– , 1856

Born at Putnam, Washington County, New York; daughter of Violate Stockwell and William Burgess. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Rosina Burgess Lyman,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (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), 26, Rosina Lyman. Delbert E. Roach and Barbara B. Roach, A Heritage of Faith and Courage: William and Violate Burgess and Their Family (Murray, UT: Family Heritage Publishers, 2006), 99, 506. “Rosina Lyman,” 1856 U.S. census, Parowan City, Iron County, Utah Territory , in Robert Vern Jackson, ed., Utah 1856 Territorial Census Index (Salt Lake City: Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1983), 524. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed May 2016), Rosina Burgess Lyman LV3Q-SD7 .