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Sophronia Curtis Norris

February 28, 1810–June 27, 1850

Born at New Salem, Franklin County, Massachusetts; daughter of Millicent Waite and Nahum Curtis. Died at Winter Quarters, unorganized U.S. territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  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), 239, Sophronia Norris. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Nov. 2012), Sophronia Curtis KWV5-7XN . Dora M. Curtis Taylor, comp., “History of Nahum Curtis,” Biographical Sketches of the Curtis Family, pp. 43–44, CHL. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Nov. 2012), memorial no. 83890296, Sophronia Curtis Norris; Mormon Pioneer Cemetery, Omaha, NE.