Sarah Mahurin Smith Meeks

December 13, 1802–August 17, 1900

Born in Hardin County, Kentucky; daughter of Sarah Meeks and Stephen Mahurin. Died at Orderville, Kane County, Utah. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Sarah Mahurin Meeks,” 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), 78, Sarah Meeks. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Jan. 2016), Sarah Mahurin KWJR-ZX4 . Mary Jane McCleve Meeks, personal recollections, 1840–1933, p. 55, CHL. “Settlement of Long Valley and Mt. Carmel/Dr.Priddy Meeks,” Historical Marker Database (, accessed Dec. 2013). 1880 U.S. census, Orderville, Kane Co., Utah Territory, ED 29, p. 18B, Sarah Meeks, NARA. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Nov. 2013), memorial no. 70377, Sarah Mahurin Meeks; Orderville Cemetery, Orderville, UT.