Alternate Names
Sessions, Sylvia Porter
Lyon, Sylvia Porter Sessions

Clark, Sylvia Porter Sessions


31 July 1818–12 Apr. 1882. Born in Newry, Oxford Co., Maine. Daughter of David Sessions and Patty Bartlett. Moved to Far West, Caldwell Co., Missouri, Nov. 1837. Married Windsor Palmer Lyon, Mar. 1838, in Far West. Moved to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, by Feb. 1841. Identified in some sources as a plural wife of JS, sealed 8 Feb. 1842. Moved to Iowa City, Johnson Co., Iowa Territory, June 1846. Married Ezekiel Clark, 5 Feb. 1850, in Iowa City. Migrated to Salt Lake City, 4 Aug. 1854. Moved to Bountiful, Davis Co., Utah Territory, by June 1860. Died at Bountiful.