Sister of Ephraim Wight. Census and church ordinance records prove that Maria was in Utah by early 1851. She was rebaptized in Salt Lake City with her married name, "Maria Keller."
She came to Utah with her brother Ephraim.
The inscription on her gravestone shows her name as "Maria W. Keller."
The 1850 Utah census was taken in the Spring of 1851. Her name is shown as "Maria Keller" on that census, and she is with her husband Alva.