Clarissa Clara Young

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About Clarissa Clara Young

"...Clara Decker Young was born July 22, 1828 at Freedom, Cattaraugus County, New York, the daughter of Isaac Decker and Harriet Page Wheeler. The Decker family moved to Ohio, Missouri, thence to Illinois. When she was sixteen years of age she married Brigham Young, May 8 , 1844, and remained at the side of her husband in the exodus from Nauvoo and Winter Quarters. When the pioneer band, led by her great and wise husband, set out on their momentous journey in the spring of 1847, she made that pilgrimage to the Valley of the Great Salt Lake..."


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Clarissa Clara Young's Timeline

July 22, 1828
Freedom, Cattaraugus, New York, USA
May 8, 1844
Age 15
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
October 14, 1849
Age 21
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT
March 22, 1852
Age 23
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA
January 21, 1855
Age 26
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA
January 4, 1858
Age 29
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA
March 4, 1861
Age 32
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT, USA
January 5, 1889
Age 60
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA