Saturday, February 20, 2010

1847 Pioneer Dies in Salt Lake City.

Deseret News 1888-04-25
ENSIGN - In the Thirteenth Ward, this city, at 2:45 p.m. April 23, 1888 of old age Mrs. Mary Br[o]nson Ensign: born June 11, 1806, in Suffield, Conn.

The deceased came to Utah in 1847, were she has since resided. She has been invalid for more than eight years, and ____ was welcome to her. Four sons and a numerous posterity of grand-children and great-grand children mourn her departure.

Hartford, Conn., papers please copy.

Mary's maiden name BRONSON is misspelled on the grave stone as BRUNSON

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