Margaret Morgan Curtis

Margaret Morgan Curtis (1816-1867) was born 20 Apr. 1816 in Skenfrith, Monmouthshire, Wales. She was the daughter of James Coles Morgan and Mary Prosser. She married Theodore Curtis 17 Jan. 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, and they had four children. She was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 10 Apr. 1840 in Greenway, Gloucestershire, England. She traveled with Wilford Woodruff from England to America in 1841. She died 11 Dec. 1867 in San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California.

Footnotes

Margaret Morgan Curtis (LKVB-38V), Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 13 Dec. 2021). Margaret Morgan, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/margaret-morgan-curtis, accessed 13 Dec. 2021). Church of England, Parish Church of Skenfrith (Monmouthshire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Skenfreth, 1726-1860: Christenings, Marriages and Burials, 1726-1837, Marriages, 1848-1860, and Christenings and Burials, 1837-1860.” Margaret Morgan, 21 Apr. 1816; National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; microfilm 104916, item 1, DGS 4024607, image 107, FHL. "Monmouthshire, Wales, Anglican Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1551-1994," database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 13 Dec. 2021), p. 7, no. 19, Margaret Morgan, 21 Apr. 1816; Gloucestershire Anglican Parish Registers, Gloucestershire Archives, Gloucestershire, England. Early Church Information File 1830-1900, Morgan, John - Morse, Gilbert, Margaret Morgan, Apr. 1840, microfilm no. 1750664, DGS 7100463, image 291, 293/5244, FHL. 1841 England Census, Dymock, Gloucestershire, England p. 33, Margaret Morgan. “Margaret Morgan,” Saints by Sea: Latter-day Saints Immigration to America (https://saintsbysea.lib.byu.edu/, accessed 13 Dec. 2021). Lisle G. Brown, comp. Nauvoo Sealings, Adoptions, and Anointings (Salt Lake City: Smith-Pettit Foundation, 2006), 73. Margaret Morgan Curtis, Pioneer Database, 1847–1868, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (https://history.churchofjesuschrist.org/overlandtravel/, accessed 13 Dec. 2021). “A Brief Biographical Sketch of Margaret Morgan Curtis,” in “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 16 Dec. 2021, Margaret Morgan (LKVB-38V), Memories. 1860 US Census, Great Salt Lake, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, p. 81, Margaret Curtis. “Margaret Morgan Curtis,” Cypress Lawn Memorial Gardens, Colma, San Mateo Cty, CA; Find A Grave 20 Nov. 2009, memorial no. 44623528, (https://findagrave.com, accessed 13 Dec. 2021). “California, U.S., County Birth, Marriage, and Death Records, 1849-1980,” p. 133 (1867) Margaret Curtis; California Department of Public Health.

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  • Page 6

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    I walked Into the city with Br Young & we bought each of us a pair of Pebble Specticeles for the eyes Also a small spy glass, Pebbles were 14/ shillings, the spy glass 3/6. I wrote a letter [FIGURE] to Sister Margarett Morgan April 8, 1841 ~ Thursday 8th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Edward Ockey [FIGURE] Also one to Phebe W. Woodruff. I ^received^ £4.10 from Elder John ...
    Dates:
    April 8, 1841 April 9, 1841 April 10, 1841 April 11, 1841 April 12, 1841
  • Page 15

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    Margarett Morgan Hannah Palmer Mary Cleft 10th greenway 11th I started for Preston to attend conference & returnd on the 22 in Company with Elders Brigha Young. T Sington Baptized the following Persons April 11th greenway James Williams ^20^ James Clift Eliza Whithorn William Smith 14
    Dates:
    April 10, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 14, 1840 April 15, 1840 April 19, 1840 April 22, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    & now his son has commanded her soon to leave she wishes to gather with the Saints to Zion, the Saints gave me £0.7 shillings we spent the night at Br Pullins. We herd by letter from Elder Glover that Elders Orson Hide & G J Adams had just arived from N Y 13 m March 12, 1841 ~ Friday 12 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Snow & one to ...
    Dates:
    March 12, 1841 March 13, 1841 March 14, 1841 March 15, 1841
  • Page 6

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    Nauvoo Via of Quebeck in Canida. Shall I be Justifyed if I have an opportunity of Going to miss of the opportunity for the purpose of tarrying a while for my mother. Will you write to me. Remember me to Mrs Woodruff (Margarett Morgan) Good by, I have been waiting a long time to get a chance to speak to you:: THESE and a thousa nd other questions were asked me in the term of an hour or more, & I needed ...
    Dates:
    March 16, 1841 March 17, 1841
  • Page 11

    Part of 1840 Record of British Converts

    Excerpt:
    Margarett Morgan Hannah Palmer Mary Cleft 10th greenway 11th I started for Preston to attend conference & returnd on the 22 in Company with Elders Brigha Young. T Sington Baptized the following Persons April 11th greenway James Williams ^20^ James Clift Eliza Whithorn William Smith 14
    Dates:
    April 10, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 14, 1840 April 15, 1840 April 19, 1840 April 22, 1840