Jesse Wentworth Crosby diaries
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- Crosby, Jesse Wentworth, 1848-1915 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Jesse Wentworth Crosby was born on June 22, 1848 in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Jesse Wentworth Crosby and Hannah Elida Baldwin. He married Sarah Pauline Clark on October 4, 1867, in Salt Lake City, Utah, and they had twelve children together. He later married Sarah Francis Jacobs aprroximately in 1878, Annie Maria Davies in 1878, and Sarah Ann Meeks in 1894. Jesse Crosby was President of the Panguitch Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1882 to 1900. He was an early settler in Big Horn, Wyoming, and was a member of the Wyoming legislature, representing Big Horn County, beginning in 1910.
Jesse Wentworth Crosby died on February 24, 1915, in Cowley, Wyoming.
6 folders (0.30 linear ft.)
1 computer disk
1 microfilm reel
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Transcription of diaries located in folder 6.
Processed; Meghan Hoesch, student manuscript processor, and Ryan Lee, curator; 2020.
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- 2011 March 14
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.