- Birth Date
- 9 April 1830
- Death Date
- 17 May 1891
Daughter of James Quaintance Powell and Susanna Charleston. The family surname in the 1850 Utah census is given as "Bodwell."
The inscription on her gravestone shows her name as "Mary Powell Erekson," and it confirms her birth and death dates.
- Age at Departure: 18
- 1850 Utah Census.
- Catharine E. Mehring Wooley's journal transcribed by J. Cecil Alter and printed in serial in "In the Beginning: Diaries of Mormon Pioneers," Salt Lake Telegram. 7 Jan. 1935; 8 Jan. 1935; 9 Jan. 1935; 10 Jan.1935; 1 Jan. 1935. (Link will direct to the first installment of the serial.)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- First 100, report, 1848 June.