Leany family history as written from memory by William Leany
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2411
Scope and Contents
Handwritten autobiography, will, and testimony to the veracity of the Mormon Church. Also included are photocopies and typescripts of these items. Leany was a convert to the Mormon Church who moved to Missouri in 1836. He was present at the Haun's Mill Massacre. He moved to Nauvoo, Illinois and later migrated to Utah living in Parowan and Harrisburg.
- Leany, William, 1815-1891 (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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 Leany family history as written from memory by William Leany must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Mormon pioneer living in Harrisburg, Utah.
3 items (16 p.)
Donated by Lorelei Hills in 1986.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Lorelei Hills; 1986.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Harrisburg (Utah) -- History -- Sources
- Haun's Mill Massacre, Mo., 1838
- Immigration and American Expansion
- Leany, William, 1815-1891
- Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History
- Mormons -- Utah -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources
- Mormons -- Utah -- Parowan -- History
- Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History
- Parowan (Utah) -- History
- Register of Leany family history as written from memory by William Leany
- In Progress
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 October 22
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.