Ellen Briggs

Female 1806 - 1885  (78 years)


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  • Name Ellen Briggs 
    Born 4 Nov 1806  Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Endowed (LDS) 23 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 25 Feb 1885  Virgin City, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 4376  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I113185  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2008 

    Family 1 George Douglas,   b. 22 Aug 1803, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1824  Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ralph Briggs Douglas,   b. 28 Dec 1824, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1900, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Richard Douglas,   b. 27 Feb 1828, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1914, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. William Douglas,   b. 3 Nov 1829, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1840, , , England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     4. Ann Douglas,   b. 4 Oct 1831, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1907, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Isabella Douglas,   b. 1 Nov 1833, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1918, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     6. Mary Douglas,   b. 19 Oct 1835, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1910, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     7. George Douglas,   b. 27 Feb 1838, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1903  (Age 65 years)
     8. Vilate Ellen Douglas,   b. 19 Nov 1840, Clitheroe, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1917, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F22598  Group Sheet

    Family 2 John Parker, Jr ,   b. 14 Feb 1812, Chaigley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1886, Virgin City, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F22599  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Women of the Nauvoo Relief Society, MHS, Vol 3, No 1, 2002, p 121
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 191
      Members LDS, 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 6 p 687
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, Black and Black, Vol 1 pp 1072-1073

      HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP 1963, Vol 3 pp 154-165
      Pioneer Women of Faith And Fortitude, DUP 1998, pp 2291-2292
      Nauvoo Journal, Vol 10 fall 1998 No2, 2 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Letters of Ellen Douglas Parker, 17 pages
      Picture, unknown source, 1 page
      Family Group Record, Emerson R Douglas, 1 page
      Internet Research:
      timesandseasons.org: Where Her Treasure Was, Ardis Parshall, 2 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Eliza Douglas; Douglass
      Birth Date: 17 November 1806
      Death Date: 24 Feb 1888
      Marriage Date: #1 - 1 Sep 1823; #2 - 26 Jan 1846
      FATHER: Robert William Briggs
      MOTHER: Isabella Pratt