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Martha Young (Bowker)

Birthplace: Mt Holley, Burlington, New Jersey, USA
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Samuel Bowker and Hannah Atkins
Wife of Brigham Young, President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Mother of Ida Young

Managed by: Richard Frank Henry
Last Updated:

About Martha Young

Martha Bowker Young, daughter of Samuel and Hannah Atkins Bowker, was born at Mount Holley, New Jersey, January 24, 1822. She was a convert to Mormonism. She moved to Nauvoo prior to 1845 and was married to Brigham Young , January 21, 1846, Heber C. Kimball officiating. She and Brigham Young had no children.

Martha died in Salt Lake City, September 26, 1890.

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Martha Young's Timeline

January 24, 1822
Mt Holley, Burlington, New Jersey, USA
January 21, 1846
Age 23
Nauvoo, Hancock, IL
December 30, 1860
Age 38
Kaysville, Davis, Utah, USA
September 26, 1890
Age 68
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA