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Ellen Young (Rockwood)

Birthplace: Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Albert Perry Rockwood and Nancy Rockwood
Wife of Brigham Young, President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Half sister of Mary Ann Rockwood; Julius Apollas Rockwood; Samuel Rockwood; Timothy Rockwood; Mary Emma Rockwood and 4 others

Managed by: Richard Frank Henry
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About Ellen Young

"...Ellen moved from Holliston, with her Uncle Jesse Haven and her Aunt Elizabeth, in 1838, and went to Far West, Missouri, with the Saints. She was married to Brigham Young in 1846, and arrived in Salt Lake Valley with the family in September 1848. She had no children..."

SOURCE: Our Pioneer Heritage Vol 1, Brigham Young His Wives and Family

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Ellen Young's Timeline

March 23, 1829
Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
January 21, 1846
Age 16
Nauvoo, Hancock, IL
January 6, 1866
Age 36
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA