Sarah Griffith Richards

Sarah Griffith Richards (1802-1892) was born 26 Dec. 1802 in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales. She was the daughter of David Griffith and Mary Stead. She was baptized 22 Jul. 1842. She married Levi Richards on 25 Dec. 1843. She accompanied her husband to England where they served as missionaries alongside Wilford Woodruff in 1841. She died 7 Jun. 1892 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.


Sarah Griffith (KV5M-VDH), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Sarah Griffith Richards, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Sarah Griffith Richards, The Joseph Smith Papers (, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

    a dozen different languages Arabic &c &c who is preparing to go to Asia to Preach the gospel soon. Elder Levi Richards & wife arived in England safe. I feel thankful to my heavenly Father I recieve in the foregoing letters and for his blessings to his saints and his wonderful works among the children of men I also recieved Ny York Weekly Herald, which contained a copy of the Calafornia land Bill also the following before the House of Congress ...
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