Biography : James Cunningham and Elizabeth Nicholson Cunningham, came to Utah in November 9, 1856
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2416
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography of James and Elizabeth Nicholson Cunningham. James Cunningham was born in 1801 in Scotland and died in American Fork, Utah, in 1879. Elizabeth Nicholson was born in 1805 in Scotland and died in American Fork, Utah, in 1890. They joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1856 with the Willie handcart company. Included with the narrative is the detailed account of their ordeal in the Willie handcart company by their son, George.
- approximately 1935
- Cunningham, George (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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Open for public research.
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Andersen was a writer of family histories and a granddaugther of James Cunningham and Elizabeth Nicholson Cunningham.
1 item (4 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)
This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Biography : James Cunningham and Elizabeth Nicholson Cunningham, came to Utah in November 9, 1856
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 March 29
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.