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Abigail Jerusha Works Young (Marks)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wilmington, Windham County, Vermont, United States
Death: Died in Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States
Place of Burial: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Marks and Mariam
Wife of Asa Works, Sr.
Mother of Miriam Angeline Young; Abigail Rockwell; Joseph Turncliffe Works; Perthenia Booth (Works); Angeline Eliza Robinson and 4 others
Sister of Reuben Marks and Polly Marks

Managed by: Ann Fuller
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About Abigail Jerusha Works Young

Abigail Marks was born on 6 Nov 1781 in Wilmington, Vermont. She died on 15 Jul 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois.

She is the daughter of Joseph Marks and Mariam.

She married first Asa Works. Their daughter, Miriam, was early Mormon leader Brigham Young's first wife.

Abigail also eventually married Brigham Young on 28 Jan 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. Abigail and Brigham Young had no children.

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Abigail Jerusha Works Young's Timeline

1781
November 6, 1781
Wilmington, Windham County, Vermont, United States
1804
1804
Age 22
Cayuga, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1806
June 7, 1806
Age 24
Aurelius, Cayuga, NY, USA
1809
1809
Age 27
Aurelius, Cayuga, NY, USA
1811
June 23, 1811
Age 29
1814
August 22, 1814
Age 32
Cayuga, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1815
1815
Age 33
Cayuga, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1816
1816
Age 34
Cayuga, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1821
October 5, 1821
Age 39
Aurelius, Cayuga, NY, USA
1822
September 5, 1822
Age 40
Cayuga, Cayuga County, New York, United States