Kate M. Barker

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Kate M. Barker
Bust photo of Kate M. Barker
Barker in March 1937
Second Counselor in the general
presidency of the Relief Society
1935 – December 31, 1939 (1939-12-31)
Called by Louise Y. Robison
Predecessor Julia A. Child
Successor Donna D. Sorensen
Personal details
Born Kate Montgomery
(1881-05-30)May 30, 1881
North Ogden, Utah Territory, United States
Died February 12, 1972(1972-02-12) (aged 90)
Resting place Ben Lomond Cemetery
41°18′47″N 111°57′54″W / 41.3130°N 111.9650°W / 41.3130; -111.9650 (Ben Lomond Cemetery)

Kate Montgomery Barker (May 30, 1881 – February 13, 1972) was second counselor in the general presidency of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1935 to 1939.

Born Kate Montgomery in North Ogden, Utah Territory, she married James L. Barker in 1906. Prior to her call to the Relief Society general presidency, she had served for six years as a member of the Relief Society general board. She was the second counselor to president Louise Y. Robison.

After her service as a member of the Relief Society general presidency, Barker served with her husband when he was president of the Argentine Mission and then the French Mission of the church.

References[edit]

  • 2008 Deseret Morning News Church Almanac (Salt Lake City, Utah: Deseret Morning News, 2007) p. 129
  • Jenson, Andrew. Latter-day Saints Biographical Encyclopedia, vol. 4, p. 179

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints titles
Preceded by
Julia A. Child
Second Counselor in the general
presidency of the Relief Society

1935 – December 31, 1939 (1939-12-31)
Succeeded by
Donna D. Sorensen