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Farmer, James, 1825-1908

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1825 - 1908

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Biographies of ancestors

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 53
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of ancestors of Rawlinson which relate life in numerous Utah communities in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Included is an excerpt from the 1857 diary of James Farmer.

Dates: approximately 1962

Biographies of ancestors

 Digital Record
Identifier: MSSSC53

James Farmer autobiography and diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1433
Scope and Contents

Two holograph volumes in three parts with accompanying carbon and ribbon copy typescripts; typescript and draft of typescript of 1881-1882 diary. Describes his early life in England, missionary work for the Mormon Church in England, his immigration to Utah and accounts of ship passage, overland travel to Salt Lake City, Utah and settlement and life in Sanpete County, Utah. The 1881-82 diary deals with a mission to England. Also includes patriarchal blessings.

Dates: 1851-1882

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Type
Collection 2
Archival Record 1
Digital Record 1
 
Subject
Mormon pioneers 3
Carbon County (Utah) -- History 2
City and Town Life 2
Kanosh (Utah) -- History 2
Mormon converts 2