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Rebecca Greenleaf Holman Young
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1824
Stafford
Genesee County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1849
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Joshua Sawyer Holman and Rebecca Whitcomb Greenleaf

Married Brigham Young, 26 Jan 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois

With so many Saints living in the Kanesville vicinity or passing through for six years, it is probable that the burial ground on a hill north of the Council Bluffs business district contains more Latter-day Saint graves than does the Winter Quarters cemetery across the river. In today's Fairview Cemetery, the high east end is where the Latter-day Saint graves were. No markers from the Kanesville period have survived. Hundreds of Saints were buried there. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joshua Sawyer Holman (1794 - 1846)
  Rebecca Whitcomb Greenleaf Holman (1793 - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Brigham Young (1801 - 1877)
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Son Holman (1818 - 1818)*
  Infant Son Holman (1820 - 1822)*
  Mary Holman (1822 - 1822)*
  Rebecca Greenleaf Holman Young (1824 - 1849)
  Joshua Franklin Holman (1825 - 1849)*
  Permelia Greenleaf Holman (1826 - 1884)*
  John Greenleaf Holman (1828 - 1888)*
  Ezekiel Jonathon Holman (1835 - 1915)*
  Abigail Elizabeth Holman Stevens (1836 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Jun 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38443800
Rebecca Greenleaf <i>Holman</i> Young
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 Added: Oct. 20, 2014

- Emily Marsh
 Added: Oct. 5, 2013
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