Carolyn Jessop

Carolyn Jessop (born January 1, 1968) is a former Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints member who wrote Escape, an autobiographical account of her upbringing in the polygamist sect and later flight from that community. She is the cousin, by marriage, of Flora Jessop, another former FLDS member and advocate for abused children. Carolyn Jessop now lives in the Salt Lake City area with her children. As of Friday 26 July 2010, Carolyn is engaged to Brian Moroney. This was announced via her personal Facebook page.

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Carolyn Jessop - Works of Betty Jessop
... Carolyn's second child, Betty Jane Jessop, turned eighteen in 2007 and returned to the FLDS, stating that there was nothing for her outside of it and that she ... She disputed the claims in Carolyn's book, saying "it just makes me want to laugh." In 2009 it was announced that she would be writing her own book with the help of ... readers to come across their own conclusions, and not to "slam Carolyn." ...
Merril Jessop
... Merril Jessop (born December 27, 1935) was believed to be the de facto leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS Church) after its former leader, Warren Jeffs, resigned ... He was also head of the YFZ Ranch, Jessop has been a lifelong member of the church, his father and grandfathers were former high ranking FLDS officials ... Jessop is connected by a nebulous series of marriages to the Jeffs family several of Jessop's daughters and at least one of his wives were previously the plural ...
Escape (Carolyn Jessop And Laura Palmer Book)
... Escape is a book by Carolyn Jessop and Laura Palmer ... It discusses Jessop's upbringing in the FLDS polygamist community ... Carolyn wanted to go to College and study medicine but when her father went to seek permission for her to go to College, the condition was that she marry Merril Jessop ...
Carolyn Jessop - Autobiography - Escape
... On April 21, 2003, when Jessop was 35, she left her husband's family and the FLDS church, fleeing to a safehouse in Salt Lake City ... first woman ever granted full custody of her children in a contested suit involving the FLDS." Jessop was born Carolyn Blackmore and raised by her parents in Hildale, Utah, with her older sister and ... Her father became a polygamist when he married his wife's niece when Carolyn was a child ...

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