Our Pioneer Heritage Vol 1, Brigham Young His Wives and Family
For some years practically all of Brigham Young's wives lived in the Bee Hive and Lion Houses, but as the children grew up he either erected or purchased separate homes for several of his wives. In 1869, he bought an old colonial home in Provo where he moved his wife Eliza and her son, Afales. It was here he lived whenever he went to Provo, which was often. In 1878 Eliza returned to Salt Lake City to live and it was her that she died. She was a beautiful woman, a courageous pioneer and added her strengths and talents to the building of the western commonwealth.
Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.
Eliza is 16 degrees from Elinor Glyn, 20 degrees from Frances Weidman and 17 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.