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Clarissa Maria Young Dougall
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1849
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1935
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Daughter of Brigham Young and Clarissa Ross

Married William Bernard Dougall, 1 Jun 1868, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children - William Bernard Jr. Dougall, Hugh Willard Dougall, William Bernard Dougall, Teressa Dougall, Clarissa Dougall, Catherine MacSwain Dougall

Clarissa received all the advantages of her father's progressive ideas in education, having been provided a private teacher and school-room along with the other children. Not a daughter of President Young lacked for musical talent and most of them were, for those days, superior musicians. Maria was one of D.O. Calder's soloists in his famous pioneer singing school.

Maria Young was married to William B. Dougall. Her marriage was a happy one and five children were born to them.

From her early years Maria was earnestly engaged in doing good, both in public and private life. She was one of the counselors to her sister, Ella Y. Empey, in the first Betrenchment Association. In 1879 she was made president of the Seventeenth Ward Association and later a counselor to Mary A. Freeze, first president of the Salt Lake Stake Y.L.M.I.A. and in 1887 counselor to President Elmina S. Taylor. She was active in Primary Association, the Woman's Co-operative Store and upon the completion of the Salt Lake Temple was called to serve, a work she continued for thirty years. She also acted as a guide on Temple Square.

On three different occasions Mrs. Dougall attended the conventions of the Council of Women, at Chicago, Omaha and Washington, D.C. All this in addition to her duties in the Mutual Improvement Association. She was, indeed, a character of force, strength and dedication. 
 
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 Parents:
  Brigham Young (1801 - 1877)
  Clarissa Ross Young (1814 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  William Bernard Dougall (1843 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Catherine McSwain Dougall Platt (1878 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Young Ellsworth (1825 - 1903)**
  Vilate Young Decker (1830 - 1902)**
  Joseph Angell Young (1834 - 1875)**
  Brigham Young (1836 - 1903)**
  Mary Ann Young (1836 - 1843)**
  Alice Young Clawson (1839 - 1874)**
  Luna Caroline Young Thatcher (1842 - 1922)**
  John Willard Young (1844 - 1924)**
  Edward Partridge Young (1845 - 1852)**
  Heber Young (1845 - 1928)**
  Oscar Brigham Young (1846 - 1910)**
  Ella Elizabeth Young Empey (1847 - 1890)**
  Moroni Young (1847 - 1847)**
  Mary Eliza Young Croxall (1847 - 1871)*
  Clarissa Maria Young Dougall (1849 - 1935)
  Miranda Hyde Young Conrad (1849 - 1883)**
  Fanny Decker Young Thatcher (1849 - 1892)**
  Jeanette Richards Young Easton (1849 - 1930)**
  Emily Augustus Young Clawson (1849 - 1926)**
  Zina Presendia Young Card (1850 - 1931)**
  Evelyn Louisa Young Davis (1850 - 1917)**
  Royal Barney Young (1851 - 1929)**
  Caroline Partridge Young Cannon (1851 - 1903)**
  Ernest Irving Young (1851 - 1879)**
  Hyrum Smith Young (1851 - 1925)**
  Mahonri Moriancumer Young (1852 - 1884)**
  Dora Mary Young Hagan (1852 - 1921)**
  Willard Young (1852 - 1936)*
  Nabbie Howe Young Clawson (1852 - 1894)**
  Eudora Lovina Young Dunford (1852 - 1922)**
  Shamira Young Rossiter (1853 - 1915)**
  Emeline Amanda Young Crosbie (1853 - 1895)**
  Joseph Ormal Sagers Young (1853 - 1917)**
  Alfales Young (1853 - 1920)**
  Julia Young Burton (1853 - 1889)**
  Phoebe Louisa Young Beatie (1854 - 1931)*
  Brigham Morris Young (1854 - 1931)**
  Arta DeCrista Young (1855 - 1916)**
  Sarah Emeline Young Burns (1855 - 1933)**
  Joseph Don Carlos Young (1855 - 1938)**
  Jedediah Grant Young (1855 - 1856)**
  Louisa Wells Young Ferguson (1855 - 1908)**
  Lorenzo Dow Young (1856 - 1905)**
  Susa Young Gates (1856 - 1933)**
  Miriam Young Hardy (1857 - 1919)**
  Albert Jeddie Young (1858 - 1864)**
  Feramorz Little Young (1858 - 1881)**
  Alonzo Young (1858 - 1918)**
  Clarissa Hamilton Young Spencer (1860 - 1939)**
  Josephine Young Young (1860 - 1912)**
  Ida Young Higham (1860 - 1927)**
  Ruth Young Healy (1861 - 1944)**
  Charlotte Tallula Young Wood (1861 - 1892)**
  Laura Young (1862 - 1862)**
  Phineas Howe Young (1862 - 1903)**
  Rhoda Mabel Young Sanborn (1863 - 1950)**
  Daniel Wells Young (1863 - 1863)**
  Ardelle Young Harrison (1864 - 1900)**
  Fanny Van Cott Young Clayton (1870 - 1950)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: P_9_8_2_E
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Feb 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24629188
Clarissa Maria <i>Young</i> Dougall
Added by: Judie Latshaw Huff
 
Clarissa Maria <i>Young</i> Dougall
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