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 Amanda Matilda <I>Hall</I> Wessman

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Amanda Matilda Hall Wessman

  • Birth 7 Apr 1848 Västra Götalands län, Sweden
  • Death 14 Feb 1931 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
  • Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
  • Plot 14-4E
  • Memorial ID 80555507

A faithful Temple worker, was born April 7, 1848, at Tanum parish, near Strömstad, Bohus lån, Sweden. She was baptized March 26, 1878, by Elder Ingwald C. Thoresen, and on [March 28, 1872], she married Johan Bengtson Wessman in Göteborg. Emigrating to Utah, she arrived in Salt Lake City in October, 1893. Her husband died [March 15, 1898], leaving the widow and five children, two having preceded him beyond the [veil]. Sister Wessman was miraculously healed from a severe sickness in the House of the Lord, and since 1898 has been laboring in the Salt Lake Temple. At the time of this writing, she has been baptized for 130,000 women, and has been endowed for four thousand....

Jenson, Andrew. "Amanda Wessman" in History of the Scandinavian Mission, 1927, pp 531-32.


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  • Created by: Amy@AncestorFiles
  • Added: 16 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80555507
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Amanda Matilda Hall Wessman (7 Apr 1848–14 Feb 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80555507, citing Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Amy@AncestorFiles (contributor 47163998) .