Susan Amelia Risley Chapman

August 24, 1807–February 18, 1888

Born at Madison, Madison County, New York; daughter of Amelia Matson and Elizer Risley. Died at Fountain Green, Sanpete County, Utah Territory; buried at Manti, Sanpete County. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Susan Amelia Chapman,” 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: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 71. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2015), Susan Amelia Risley KWJL-HD1 . 1850 U.S. census, Sanpete Co., Utah Territory, p. 116A, Susan Chapman; digital image, (, accessed Sept. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 919. “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Utah Division of State History (, accessed Sept. 2015), Susan A. Chapman. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Sept. 2015), memorial no. 19867909, Susan Amelia Risley Chapman; Manti Cemetery, Manti, UT.