Mary Ellen Woodward Young (de la Montague) (1805 - 1894) MP

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Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States
Managed by: Randy Stebbing
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About Mary Ellen Woodward Young (de la Montague)

The people below are probably siblings or children. This list is from http://lds.org/churchhistory/library/pioneercompanysearchresults/1,15792,4017-1,00.html

Unidentified Companies (1850)

Woodward, James Boyd (49)

Woodward, Josephine de la Montaigne (9)

Woodward, Margaret Louisa (1)

Woodward, Mary A. de la Montaigne (45)

Woodward, Raymond de la Montaigne (16)

Woodward, William de la Montaigne (14)

"...Mary Ellen Woodward applied to the Nauvoo High Council in about 1844 for a divorce from James B. Woodward, her Mormon husband, on grounds of physical cruelty to her and their three children. After she was sealed to Brigham Young, James persuaded her to come back to him; and by her request, Brigham Young granted a divorce. However, her letter to Brigham Young on 25 February 1847 asks, "If I do all I can and after this he treats me bad, will you let me leave him and live with my children?"..."

SOURCE: Determing and Defing 'Wife': The Brigham Young Households" by Jeffery Ogden Johnson.

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Mary A Woodward (de la Montaigne)'s Timeline

1805
May 2, 1805
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
1832
1832
Age 26
1835
October 4, 1835
Age 30
1841
June 4, 1841
Age 36
1846
February 2, 1846
Age 40
December 13, 1846
Age 41
1847
1847
Age 41
1894
August 4, 1894
Age 89
San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States
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