Sarah Parrish Ellsworth

November 23, 1820–November 25, 1842

Born at Elizabethtown, Upper Canada; daughter of Frances (Fanny) Dack and Samuel Parrish. Died at Montrose, Lee County, Iowa Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] John Ford Parrish, Parrish-Dack Families (place not identified: publisher not identified, 1949), 4, 8, 20. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Apr. 2014), Sarah Parrish KWVW-CSM . Etta Berry Heap, “On the Plains,” in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, An Enduring Legacy (Salt Lake City: Daughters of Utah Pioneers, 1978–1989), 11:386–387. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Apr. 2014), memorial no. 27286446, Sarah Parrish Ellsworth; Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, IA.