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Abigail Jerusha Works Young (Marks)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wilmington, Windham County, Vermont, United States
Death: July 15, 1846 (64)
Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States
Place of Burial: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Marks and Mariam Marks
Wife of Asa Works, Sr.
Mother of Joseph Tunecliff Works; Abigail Rockwell; Miriam Angeline Young; Adeline Bonny; Perthenia Booth (Works) and 5 others
Sister of Reuben Marks and Polly Marks

Managed by: Ann Fuller (c)
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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
1802
1802
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1804
1804
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1806
June 7, 1806
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1808
1808
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1811
June 23, 1811
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1814
August 22, 1814
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1817
1817
Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York, United States
1819
1819
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