Martha Jane Knowlton[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Female 1822 - 1881  (59 years)


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  • Name Martha Jane Knowlton 
    Born 3 Jun 1822  Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Baptized (LDS) 1 Feb 1840 
    Endowed (LDS) 24 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 Dec 1881  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 18 Dec 1881  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7522  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Sidney Algernon Knowlton,   b. 24 May 1793, Ashford, Windham, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Harriet Burnham,   b. 7 Mar 1798, Hillsboro, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1882  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1816 
    Sealed P (LDS) 6 Feb 1895 
    Family ID F5885  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Howard Coray,   b. 6 May 1817, Danville, Broome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1908, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [7
    Married 7 Feb 1841  Bear Creek (Basco), Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Sealed S (LDS) 14 Dec 1993  JRIVE Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Howard Knowlton Coray,   b. 10 Apr 1842, Augusta, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Martha Jane Coray,   b. 19 Feb 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Harriet Virginia Coray,   b. 9 Aug 1846, , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1872  (Age 25 years)
    Family ID F5882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1841 - Bear Creek (Basco), Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 60
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 27, pp 117-120

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol # 2, p 124
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, Vol 1, p 674
      History, 1 page
      Biography of Martha Jane Knowlton CORAY, 12 pages
      "Writings" diskette code: CORAY_HM.P "Autobiography of Martha Jane CORAY".
      Ltr (abt Lucy Smith's History) 13 Jun 1865. LDS Arc.p. 9.

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 27, pp 117-120.

    2. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 60.

    3. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , Vol # 2, p 124.

    4. [S9] Book - Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4 vols, International Society of Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1998), , Vol 1, p 674.

    5. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Statements about Joseph Smith's History by His Mother.
      Brigham Young Collection, LDS Church Archives.

    6. [S7659] .

    7. [S145] LDS - Nauvoo Death Records, and Marriages, by Lyndon W. Cook, p. 91.

    8. [S127] Book - Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, 1839-1845, Cook, Lyndon W., (Grandin Book Company, Orem, Utah, 1994), p. 91.
      by Robert B. Thompson

    9. [S544] LDS - Times and Seasons, 6 vols., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Early LDS Periodical published in Nauvoo, Illinois, 1839-1846).
      As referenced in Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, by Lyndon W. Cook, p. 91

    10. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.