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Armstrong family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 594

Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographical sketches of Mormon pioneers John Christopher and Mary Kirkbride Armstrong and of their son and daughter-in-law, John Graham and Mary Jane Simkins Armstrong by James V. Armstrong and Marcia Armstrong Jolley. Tells of emigration of John Sr. and wife from England to Utah, of his service as bugler in Parley P. Pratt's Southern Utah Exploration Company, LDS church mission to England and death enroute home. Describes John Graham's work as a stagecoach driver and law officer. Includes family data and a note from the donor.

Dates

  • Date not identified

Creator

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

Biographical History

A member of the Armstrong family.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 8 p.

Language

English

Arrangement

Collection maintained in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by Mr. and Mrs. James V. Armstrong in 1976.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mr. and Mrs. James V. Armstrong; 1976.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Armstrong family histories
Status
Completed
Author
Morgan Crockett
Date
2010 July 12
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States