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S. Norman Lee family research

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6187

Scope and Contents

Collection contains genealogical information about the family of S. Norman Lee and his wife, Ida Knowlton. Materials date from approximately 1838 to 2001.


  • approximately 1838-2001


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 S. Norman Lee family research must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

S. Norman Lee (1875-1963) was a businessman in Brigham City, Utah.

Severin Norman Lee was born on October 4, 1875 in Brigham City, Utah. He served as a Mormon missionary and associate editor of the "Millennial Star" in England from 1909 to 1911. He later served as president of the Box Elder Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1936 to 1943, and patriarach of that stake from 1945 to his death in 1963. He married his wife Ida Knowlton in 1899, and together they had five children. Lee died in Orem, Utah on January 6, 1963, and was buried in Brigham City.


2 boxes (1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Jean Eldredge in 2007. Previously maintained by the Lee family.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Jean Eldridge; 2007.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of the S. Norman Lee family research
David Whittaker
2008 June 23
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