Norton, Don Evan, 1902-1983
- Existence: 1902 - 1983
Don Evan Norton (1902-1983) was a farmer and electrician in Montana and Idaho. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Citation:Photograph of Don Evan Norton, approximately 1920
Ancestry.com, viewed July 26, 2012; (Don Evan (Sr.) Norton), born 11 Jul 1902, died 30 Oct 1983, Provo, Utah)
Daily herald, Oct. 31, 1983: p. 4 (Don E. Norton, Sr.; Don Evan Norton; b. July 11, 1902 in Huntington, Utah; parents: Benjamin Isaac and Martha Esther Cullum Norton; m. Mar. 19, 1928 in Chinook, Mont. to Vera Camilla Murphy; two sons and three daughters; farmer and electrician in Mont.; moved to Burley, Idaho in 1946, electrician and plant engineer; moved to Orem, Utah in 1978; high priest in Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, served as clerk and executive secretary; d. Oct. 30, 1983 in Provo, Utah)
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Max Pyne autobiography and accompaning index supplied by Don E. Norton. Also contains a similar copy of the autobiography printed out from the website, usswestvirginia.org in 2007.
Typewritten autobiography of Agnes Boyer. The information was given to Don E. Norton of Brigham Young University in 1982 and 1983. Mr. Norton is transcribed the interviews. Boyer was active in Mormon Church affairs and served for many years as a temple worker in the Salt Lake Temple. Also included are reproductions of photographs of family members.
One 20" x 14" oval photo in a gold painted antique metal frame of Don Evan Norton (1902-1983). It was taken about 1920 in Price, Utah. Don Norton was working the mines in Sunnyside, Utah, and was 18 at the time. Photographer unknown. The photo is a chalk or crayon photo and was restored by rechalking before being donated to BYU.
Don E. Norton oral history interview with Joseph P. Farrell, dated March 3, 2006. Includes two audiocassettes, a transcript and an accompanying index. Also includes a photocopy of another autobiography written by Farrell.
- Archival Object 22
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- Transcripts 18
- Oral histories 13
- Oral Histories 10
- Autobiographies 3
- Biographies 3
- Audiocassettes 2
- Home and Family 2
- Photocopies 2
- Photographs 2
- Social Life and Customs 2
- Catholic Church -- Utah -- Provo -- History 1
- Church Educational System 1
- City and Town Life 1
- Colleges and Universities 1
- Diaries 1
- Images 1
- Latter Day Saint women -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 1
- Letters 1
- Material Types 1
- Obituaries 1
- Relief Society 1
- Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 1
- Seminaries and Institutes 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives 1 + ∧ less