- Birth Date
- 11 March 1823
- Death Date
- 4 January 1899
Priscilla emigrated to the United States in 1844. She traveled on the ship Fanny.
She married Samuel R. Lowry in Missouri in 1846, but his death date is unknown. She arrived in Utah by 1854 because she married Thomas Stephen Williams in Salt Lake City 23 December 1854. In his diary entry for 9 August 1854, Samuel W. Richards mentions an interaction with "Mrs. Lowery." More information is needed to confirm with which company she traveled.
She was rebaptized in Salt Lake City 9 June 1855. Her birth date is confirmed by the Salt Lake Stake Record of Members.
Her name appears as "Priscilla Lowry, wid. Samuel R." in the 1864 St. Louis, Missouri City Directory, page 362. She returned to Utah and married William Carter Staines in Salt Lake City on 22 October 1865.
The 1870 Utah Census shows her name as "Priscilla Staines."
The Utah, Deaths and Burials record shows her name as "Priscella M. Staines."
- Age at Departure: 30