||The mother of all living (Gen. 1,2,3,4)
||Wife of Abram. Has son Isaac in her old age.
||Bondwoman of Abram. Mother of Ishmael. (Gen.
||Wife of Isaac. Mother of Jacob and Esau. (Gen.
||Second wife of Abraham. Mother of 6 sons. (Gen.
25:1-4; 1 Chron.
||Oldest daughter of Laban (Rebekah's brother)
First wife of Jacob, by deception. Mother of sons Reuben, Simeon, Levi,
Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, and daughter Dinah.
||Daughter og Jacob & Leah
||After Leah dies Jacob married Rachel's handmaiden,
given to Jacob to bear the children that Rachel could not. Mother of Dan
and Naphtali. (Gen. 29:29)
||Leah's maid, also given to Jacob to bear children.
Mother of Gad and
||Tries in vain to seduce Joseph. (Gen. 39:8-19)
Tries in vain to seduce Joseph. (Gen. 39:8-19)
|Shiphrah and Puah:
||Midwives of the Pharaoh. Instructed to kill
male babies of Hebrew women, but they didn't. (Ex. 1:15-21)
||Mother of Moses, Miriam and Aaron. (Ex. 2:1-11)
||Saved Moses from the river. (Ex. 2:5-10)
||Known as the prophetess. Sister to Moses. When
Moses married an Ethiopian woman she questioned his leadership, drawing
Aaron away from the Lord
||Wife of Moses: mother of 2 sons - Gershom and
Eliezar. (Ex. 2:21-22)
||Another wife of Moses. (Num. 12:1) their father
died, they went before Moses to ask for their father's lands, because there
were no sons to take the inheritance. Moses amended the law so daughters
could receive an inheritance in such instances. (Num. 26:33)
||Wife of Lapidoth and a mother. Led Israel's
military, judicial, and religious institutions, saving the nation. (Judg.
||Wife of Heber, the Kenite. She killed Sisera
with a tent peg hammered
||Widow of Elimelech. Her 2 sons marry Moabites
and then both sons die. She tells her daughters-in-law to return to their
own lands. Ruth refuses to.
||Continuously loyal to her husband's country,
his people, his mother and his God. Ruth gleaned in the fields for herself
and Naomi. Marries Boaz, her second husband, kinsman of Naomi. She gave
her first son, Obed, to Naomi to care for. Through this lineage the Savior
is later born. (Ruth)
||Orpah: Also a Moabite daughter-in-law to Naomi.
Returns to her own country
||Wife of Elkanan, childless. who turns to Heavenly
Father for the service of the Lord and never cut his hair as a sign of
this covenant. Her son is Samuel, "asked of the Lord," whom she gives up
to Eli, the high
||One of many wives of David. (l Sam. 25:43)
||One of many wives of David. Mother of Daniel.
(1 Sam. 25:3-42)
||David sends Uriah to the battle front where
he is killed. He then takes Bathsheba as a wife. Her second son is Solomon.
She also has 3 other sons. As David is dying she asks him to declare Solomon
king. David's downfall was the result of his illicit relationship with
Bathsheba. (2 Sam. 11; 2:24)
||One of David's wives. Mother of Absalom. (2
Sam. 3:4-5; 1 Chr. 3:2)
||David's 6th wife, mother of Adonijah. (2 Sam.
||(2 Sam. 15:16; 16:20-22; 20:3)
||Taken to Ahasuerus by her uncle Mordecai,
a Jew, in the hope that she could be the next queen after Vashti. Haman,
second in command, recommends killing all Jews because he hated Mordecai.
Esther reveals her identity as a Jew end the order is rescinded and Haman
is hanged. (Esth.)
||Queen. Married to king Ahasuerus before Esther
||Worshipped the goddess Ashtoreth and strongly
advocated idolatry. She was also a Phoenician princess and wife of the
king of Israel.
||Daughter of Jezebel, wife of Jehoram. Athaliah,
as her mother had done, promoted idol worship. Had all heirs to the throne
put to death, including her own grandsons except one, Joash, who had been
hidden. She rules 6 years and then is killed by the sword. (2 Kgs. 8:26;
||A Philistine harlot. Offered silver to learn
the source of Samson's strength
||Mother of Jesus. Married to Joseph. Entrusted to John at Christ's
||Mary's cousin, wife of Zacharias. Angel Gabriel tells her she John
the Baptist. (Lk. 1:5-80; 7:28)
||An aged widow who continually served Sod in the temple. Testified that
the son of Mary and Joseph was the Christ. (Lk. 2:36-38)
||Healed by Jesus of 'seven devils.' She was at the cross when he was
crucified. She was the first to see the risen Christ. (Mt. 27:56-61;
||Jesus sometimes stayed in her home in Capernaum. He healed her mother
of a fever. (Mt. 8:14-15)
||at the tomb. (Lk. 8:3; 24:10)
||Herodias: Granddaughter of Herod the great. John the Baptist spoke
out against her for her incestuous second marriage. She has her daughter
dance before Herod, who promises her anything. Under her mother's direction,
she asks for the head of John the Baptist. (Mt. 14:3-12)
||The mother of Syrophenician Women: Healed by Jesus. (Mt. 15:21-28)
|Woman with the Twelve Year Issue of Blood
|Wife of Pilate
||Because of a dream, she spoke out for Jesus on the day of his Crucifixion
|Weeping Women at the Crucifixion:
|Mary and Martha:
||Sisters who lived in Bethany. Their brother was Lazarus whom Jesus
raised from the dead. Known for the story where Martha prepared the meat
while Mary listened to Jesus. Both wore loyal supporters of Jesus and his
ministry. (Mk. 14:3-9; Lk. 10:38-42; Jn. 11; 12:1-9)
|Women Healed on the Sabbath:
|Woman at the Well
||Converted herself and then her entire household. Supported and helped
the apostles. (Acts 16:14-40)
||Romans 16:6-15; 2 Tim. 4:21; Philemon 1:2
||A servant of the Church. Carried a letter for Paul, (Romans 16:1-2)
|DrusiIla and Bernice
||Sisters; daughters of Herod Agrippa who persecuted the ....
||Taught the Gospel with her husband Aquila. Converted Apollos.
||Married to Ananias. They said they gave all they had to the Church,
but they lied and both were struck dead. (Acts 5:1-11)
||Shared all she had with the needy. Peter returned her to life after
Eunice and Lois: Mother and grandmother to Timothy. (2 Tim. 1:5-7)
|Of 9 or more women who left Jerusalem with Lehi
||only Sariah is mentioned by Sariah: Mother of Nephi and wife of Lehi.
She only murmured against Lehi
||One of Ishmael's daughters. Twice she convinces Nephi's brothers to
free him after they have threatened his Iife. (1 Ne. 7:19-21)
||The oldest daughter of lshmael. (1 Ne. 7:6; 18:9; 2 Ne. 4:10)
|The 24 Kidnapped Daughters of the Lamanites
||Mosiah 20; 21:20; 23:30-34
|The Women and Children of Zeniff's Followers
||Mosiah 11:2,4,14; 19:9-24
|The Women and Children of Alma's People In the Land of Helem
||These are included in the 450 people who flee from King Noah. (Mosiah
|Wife of King Lamon
||Believed Ammon who told her there has not been such great faith among
all the Nephites. She spoke in tongues. (Alma.....)
||A Lamante servant in King Lamoni's court. She had been converted for
years because of a vision of her father. She was responsible for the conversion
of many people by recognizing the spirit of the Lord and telling them.
|Lamonl's Father's Queen
||Converted by a miracle after Aaron preached the gospel to them. (Alma
21:21; 22:19-24; 23:3)
|The Mothers of the Stripllng Warriors
||The 2,000 sons of these mothers had not entered into the covenant never
to fight again, and so went into battle with Helaman. Their mothers had
taught them that if they did not doubt, God would deliver them. None of
them died in battle, though they suffered many wounds. Sixty more sons
joined them making 2,060 in total. (Alma 24,27,...)
||Harlot in the land of Siren. (Alma 39:3-4,11)
|The Servant of Morianton
||Because of a beating she received from Morianton, this maidservant
fled to the camp of Moroni and told him of the plans of
|Mary, the Mother of Jesus
||Mentioned by King Benjamin, Alma and King Lamoni
|The daughter of Jared and other Jaredite Women
||(Listed in Genealogies): Mentioned very briefly. (Ether 6:15-16,20;
|Daughter of Jared
||Helped bring about the fall of the Jaredites by suggesting to her father
that he use the powers of Satan. (Ether 8:8-17; 9:4-7)
||Vienna was a single woman who had saved $1400. She
was instructed to give her money to the Church and move to Missouri. Joseph
Smith credited her with great service to himself and the Church.
||Joseph Smith saw "our glorious Mother Eve, with..."
||Section 83 is about widows and orphans under the
United Order. (DC 83)
|Lucy Mack Smith
||Mother of Joseph Smith. (DC 122:6, JS-H 1:4,7,20)
|Sophronia, Katherine, and Lucy
||Joseph Smith's sisters. (DC 122:6, JS-H 2:4,7)
||Married to Abraham's brother, Nehor. (Abraham 2:2)
||She was a full accomplice with her husband, She
was the daughter of one of Cain's brothers and she loved Satan more than
God. She was the mother of many daughters. Three generations of granddaughters
are descendent of Cain. He bragged about killing his great-grandfather.
His wives rebelled against him and told what he had said. (Moses 5:44-47.52-53)
|Noah's Wife and Noah's Sons' Wives
||he only members of Noah's family to be saved on
the ark. (Moses 8:12)
|Noah's Wicked Granddaughters
||Descendants of Cain married Noah's granddaughters.
Noah tried to preach to them, without success. The
granddaughters even consented to their husbands
trying to kill Noah. (Moses
||Daughter of Ham. Descendants preserved the curse
of Cain. (Abr. 1:8-12)
|Three Daughters of Onitah
||Righteous, royal princesses directly descended from
Ham. They were killed in sacrifice because they would not bow down and
|Lot's Wife & daughtersv
||As Lot and his family were fleeing Sodom and Gomorrah,
his wife looked back....
Lot's Daughters: Thinking they were the last people
left alive, lie with him and both become pregnant. The eldest bore Moab,
and the other bore Ben-ammi. (JST-Gen. 19:9-15)