Lydia Farnsworth

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Lydia Farnsworth

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Dorset, Bennington, Vermont, USA, Dorset, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
Death: Died in American Fork, Utah County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Reuben Farnsworth, III and Lucinda Farnsworth
Wife of Elijah Mayhew and Brigham Young, President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Mother of Austin Ship Mayhew; Caroline Abigail Mayhew and Walter Franklin Mayhew
Sister of Laura Farnsworth; Stephen Martindale Farnsworth; Lucinda Farnsworth; Reuben Lafayette Farnsworth; Louisa Caroline Farnsworth and 6 others
Half sister of Child Farnsworth and Moses Franklin "Frank" Farnsworth

Managed by: Richard Frank Henry
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About Lydia Farnsworth

Lydia Farnsworth was born on 5 Feb 1808 in Dorset, Vermont.62 She died on 5 Feb 1897 in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah.

She is the sister of Moses Franklin Farnsworth and the wife of Elijah Mayhew.

Brigham Young and Lydia Farnsworth were married on 8 May 1870 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.

She and Young had no children. She was sealed to Brigham Young but continued to live with her husband Elijah.

  • Residence: , Shelby, Indiana
  • Residence: Norfolk, Saint Lawrence, New York - 1850
  • Residence: Blue River, Johnson, Indiana, United States - 1850
  • Residence: Battle Creek, Utah, Utah, United States - 1860
  • Residence: New York, United States - 1870
  • Residence: Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States - 1880
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Lydia Farnsworth's Timeline

1808
February 5, 1808
Dorset, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
1838
October 24, 1838
Age 30
LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United States
1842
December 18, 1842
Age 34
Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana, United States
1848
January 17, 1848
Age 39
Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana, United States
1897
February 5, 1897
Age 89
American Fork, Utah County, Utah, United States
February 1897
Age 88
Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah, United States