- Birth Date
- 25 December 1808
- Death Date
- 10 April 1915
Evidence from genealogical records and church records proves that Margaret traveled to Utah in 1851. She is seen in Utah Stake City Ward at the time of a rebaptism on 5 September 1852.
Her birth and death dates are confirmed by her death certificate, which shows her name as "Margaret Birch Goff."
- Age at Departure: 42
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 10 April 1915, 6.
- "Mrs. Margaret Goff Dies in Springville, Past 106 Years Old," Deseret Evening News , 12 Apr. 1915, 12.
- Provo Utah Central Stake general minutes, 1849-1977, Volume 9, 1849-1858, 1866-1872 (Utah Stake City Branch record of members).
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.