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Card, Zina Presendia Young Williams, 1850-1931

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1850-1931

Biographical History

Zina Presendia Young Williams Card (1850-1931) was the daughter of Brigham Young, and wife of Charles Ora Card. She served as director of the Brigham Young Academy Primary Department and as a member of the General Board of the Primary Association.

Citation

Bradley, Martha Sonntag. The four Zinas, 2000: CIP galley (Zina Presendia Young Williams Card; b. Apr. 3, 1850; d. Jan. 31, 1931)

FamilySearch, via WWW, Dec. 13, 2007 ( Zina Presendia YOUNG, b. 3 Apr. 1850 Salt Lake City, d. 31 Jan. 1931 Salt Lake City, daughter of Brigham Young and Zina Diantha Huntington; md. Thomas Williams 12 Oct 1868, Salt Lake City; Charles Ora Card, 17 Jun 1884, Logan, Utah)

Journal of Mormon history, spring 1997: page 107 (Zina Presendia Young Williams Card) page 109 (Zina Young; born 3 april 1850) page 112 (Zina married Thomas Williams in Salt Lake City) page 116 (Zina was matron of the Brigham Young Academy) page 117 (received a letter from Charles O. Card proposing marriage at her Provo home) page 119 (home in Logan) page 123 (moved to Cardston on June 3, 1887) page 127 (moved back to Logan in 1903; Zina moved to Salt Lake City in 1906 after her husband's death; served 15 years on the Primary General Board of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; matron of LDS Business School in Salt Lake City; Zina Young Card died 31 January 1931)

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Zina Young Card Brown family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2232
Abstract Contains papers relating to Zina Card Brown and her ancestors, including her parents; her grandmother, Zina D. H. Young; and her great-grandfather, William Huntington. Includes a notebook kept by Zina Card (Brown) for a sewing class at Brigham Young College in Logan, Utah; correspondence; a Daughters of Utah Pioneers notebook belonging to Zina Y. Card, 1912-1914; a list of Brigham Young's daughters and granddaughters, 1947; a postcard image of the C. O. Card home in Cardston, Alberta; and...
Dates: 1835-1968

Charles Ora Card papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1543
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the life and work of Charles Ora Card, and includes personal journals, letters, and office journals ranging from 1871 to 1903. They cover Card's responsibilities in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints both in Logan, Utah and Southern Canada as well as construction of various canals, roads, and buildings. They also discuss his relationships in polygamy, the colonization of Alberta, Canada by Mormon pioneers including association with the Canadian...
Dates: 1871-1906

Zina Presendia Young Williams Card autograph album

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 309
Scope and Contents Autograph book with hadwritten entries. These items are signatures and short messages of appreciation written to Card.
Dates: 1884-1903

Zina Presendia Young Williams Card collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2231
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, postcards, photographs, printed ephemera, primer books, a manuscipt composition book regarding primary grade instruction, and two artifacts: a human hair bracelet and a gold brooch with retractable chain.
Dates: 1884-1939

Zina Presendia Young Williams Card papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1421
Overview Correspondence, autobiographical and biographical materials, patriarchal blessings, legal documents, news articles, and miscellaneous items. The materials document the life and career of Card including her affiliation with Brigham Young Academy, the Mormon Church, and various civic organizations. The items also relate to the towns of Cardston, Alberta; Logan, Utah; and Provo, Utah. Also included is correspondence with various Mormon Church leaders and that of her husband, Charles O. Card.
Dates: 1881-1930

Zina Presendia Young Williams Card papers

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: UA 221
Scope and Contents This collection includes a series of normal notes from lectures given by Karl Maeser.
Dates: 1879

Zina Presendia Young Williams Card papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 211
Scope and Contents Collection includes sentence diagrams for grammar class, history notes, and other class notes. Also includes a party list.
Dates: 1885

Zina Young Card photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 105
Scope and Contents Collection includes photographs of various early church leaders, especially prominent women members. Includes images of Brigham Young's wives and family, Joseph F. Smith, George Albert Smith, Eliza R. Snow, and the Card family.
Dates: approximately 1830-1949

Karl G. Maeser religious lecture minutes

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2980
Scope and Contents Minutes to lectures given by Karl G. Maeser in his Book of Mormon, New Testament, extempore exercises, and grand theology religion classes at the Brigham Young Academy. Minutes recorded by James E. Talmage, Susa Young, Zina Williams, and others. Second folder includes a typed copy of the minutes, prepared by Evelyn C. Fannin in about the late 1990s.
Dates: 1878-1879

Semi-centennial celebration of the Brigham Young University

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA SC 41
Scope and Contents Includes addresses, prayers, dedication of the Heber J. Grant Library, brief histories of the University and Academy.

Dates: date of production not identified