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Lesser-known but influential Mormon women in church history

Emma Smith, Eliza R. Snow, Lucy Mack Smith and Mary Elizabeth Rollins Lightner are famous women in the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, but what about those whose names and accomplishments are not as well-known?

Scholars at the Mormon History Association conference on June 7 and 8 spotlighted various women throughout church history and their contributions to education, family life, women’s rights, Relief Society, medicine and missionary work.

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