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JoAn Borg Bitton correspondence on Malta mission, 1912-2010

 Series — Carton: 1, Folder: 1-32
Identifier: MSS 8828 Series 1

Content Description

Contains materials pertaining to JoAn Bitton's missionary service and the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Malta. Includes correspondence between those involved with the missionary work and progress of the Latter-day Saints in Malta. Also included is a range of personal correspondence and documents concerning JoAn Bitton's service as a missionary to Chile, genealogy work, and letters between JoAn and Davis Bitton. Materials dated 1977-2010.


  • 1912-2010

Language of Materials

Materials are in English with some correspondence in Spanish.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the JoAn Borg Bitton papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical History

From the Collection: JoAn Borg Bitton (1937- ) is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who served as a missionary in Malta.

Beverly JoAn Borg was born on October 6, 1937 in Port Angeles, Washington to parents Edward and Alta Borg. She served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Chile from 1983 to 1984, after which she married a second time to Ronald Davis Bitton in 1985. In total, they had 10 children together, and served a senior couple mission in Malta in the Italy Catania Mission. In October 1989, she created "il Moghdija", a newsletter for the Maltese members of the Church.


32 folders