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Sarah Griffith Richards

December 26, 1802–June 7, 1892

Born at Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales; daughter of Mary Steed and David Griffith. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  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), 206, Sarah Richards. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Sarah Griffith Richards KV5M-VDH . 1880 U.S. census, Salt Lake City 20th Ward, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, ED 50, p. 8D, Sarah Richards, NARA. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 126 (1892), Sarah Griffith Richards; database and images, (, accessed May 2012); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City. “Deaths,” Deseret Evening News, June 8, 1892, 2. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Mar. 2016), memorial no. 19479108, Sarah Griffith Richards; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, UT.