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Sarah Mecam Bovee

September 11, 1820– , 1845

Born at Hopkinton, St. Lawrence County, New York; daughter of Esther Hawley and Thomas Mecam. Probably died at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Sarah Bovee,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–2001 (closed to research), CHL. 1820 U.S. census, Hopkinton, St. Lawrence Co., New York, p. 92, Thomas Meacham, NARA. Susan Ward Easton, “Marriages in the Nauvoo Region, 1839–1845,” p. 48, Sarah Esther Mecam and Matthias Mc W Bovee, Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. Steven G. Mecham, Faith of Our Fathers, The Mecham-Call-Hanchett Book of Remembrance (Clovis, CA: By the author, 2012), 9–103, CHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed June 2014), Sarah Esther Mecom M347-PG9 .