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Woodbury family life histories

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8565

Content Description

Contains the family history of the Woodbury family. Includes biographies of Hagop Tumas Gagosian and other Woodbury family members. Pictures and other experiences relating to family members can also be found with materials. Pedigree charts are contained within the large family history book.


  • Approximately 1960-1995


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 Woodbury family life histories must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

The Woodbury family are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints based in Southern Utah.

The Woodbury family are all relatives of Hagop Tumas Gagosian, originally from Armenia. Hagop and his wife Emma Crossland moved to the west where their family grew and expanded. The Woodbury family is now based in Southern Utah, specifically St. George.


2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

It is unknown who donated the collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition



Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Catie Freedman, student manuscript processor, John M. Murphy, curator; 2015.

Register of Woodbury family life histories
Catie Freedman
2015 January 20
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States