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Mary Kelsey (Oldfield)

Birthplace: Minisink, Orange, New York, United States
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Wife of Brigham Young, President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and Eli Kelsey

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About Mary Kelsey

Mary Oldfiield was born in 1791.

She married (1) Ely Kelsey at an unknown date and (2)Mormon leader Brigham Young on December 16, 1852. Young and Oldfiled had no children. She died in 1875 at the age of 84.

SOURCE: Mary Oldfield. "Pre-Endowment House and Endowment House Sealings," Book A, #953 and Book D, p. 93, #4947.


Tooele City Cemetery; Tooele, Tooele, Utah, USA; Plot: 3-45-6

Birth: Jun. 22, 1791; Orange County; New York, USA; Death: Sep. 24, 1875; Daughter of George Oldfied and Temperance Shepherd

  1. Married Eli Kelsy, 7 Dec 1805
  2. Married John Pearce, Nov 1844
  3. Married Brigham Young, 16 Dec 1852, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

SOURCE: Find A Grave Memorial# 99832

Birth date:

Some online sources show birth date as 1793 while others show the year of 1791.

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Mary Kelsey's Timeline

June 28, 1791
Minisink, Orange, New York, United States
September 24, 1875
Age 84
Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States