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Mary Susannah Cummings Nowlin

Mary Cummings was the cook and housekeeper for and Bryan Ward Nowlin and married him while on the plains. She traveled with her brothers Benjamin and Alva Cummings.



  • Book of the Pioneers, Book 2, p. 86
  • Cummings, Benjamin F, Biography and Journals
  • Cummings, Benjamin Franklin, Reminiscences and diaries, 1842-1879, fd. 1, 8p.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Journal History, 21 June 1847, p. 14