Friday, June 17, 2011

Caroline Frances Angell Davis Holbrook Obituary

Taken from:


"Davis County Clipper"
6 November 1908


Funeral services over the remains of Mrs C.F.A. Holbrook, widow of the late Judge Holbrook, who passed away at the home of her son, Bishop Heber A. Holbrook, in Curlew Valley, Oct. 28th, were held in the East
Bountiful meeting house, Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Deceased was eighty-three
years old on the third of last
month. She was born in Providence, Rhode Island.
She was married to David
Davis, March 23, 1843. Three
children were born to them. She was married to Joseph Holbrook, Dec. 31, 1850. Nine children were born to them. She has fifty-four grand and seventy-one
She came to Utah in 1848 and has lived in Bountiful nearly all the time since.
She experienced the privations and hardships incident to the settling of this valley and endured the trials and persecutions experienced by the saints when they left to come to these valleys.

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