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Sarah Jane Layton Woolsey

Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Death 4 Sep 1943 (aged 73)
Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
Burial Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Plot 1-50-B-8
Memorial ID 121147 · View Source
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(Special to The Post-Register)

ST. ANTHONY, Sept. 7-- Sarah Jane Woolsey, 73 year old resident of St. Anthony, died Saturday at an Idaho Falls hospital following a sudden Illness and funeral services were held Tuesday at 1 o'clock at the L.D.S. tabernacle in St. Anthony.

Mrs. Woolsey, born at Kaysville, Utah, in 1860, was married to James Woolsey and the couple came to Idaho in 1890. They lived here for two years and then went back to Utah for four years. They returned to St. Anthony in 1901, where Mrs. Woolsey lived until her death.

H er husband died May 26, 1929 at St. Anthony.

She is survived by seven sons and daughters: Frank Woolsey, St. Anthony; Colon Woolsey, St. Anthony; John Woolsey, Silver Bow, Mont.; Mrs. Mary Crane, Mrs. Minnie Bell, both of Teton; and Mrs. Tessie Edwards and Fred Woolsey, both of Clearfield, Utah.

Thirty five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren survive. Also surviving are two brothers, William Layton, Clearfield, Utah; and Orson Layton, Kaysville, Utah, two sisters, Mrs Mae Smith, St. Anthony and Mrs. Elizabeth Birch, St, Anthony.

Funeral services were conducted with Bishop Sidney Nielsen of the Second LDS ward officiating.

The body will be taken to Kaysville, Utah, where a second service and burial will be held Wednesday.

Post Register, Sep 7, 1943 page 3




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