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Biography : Margaret C. Kirkwood

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2562

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Margaret Campbell Kirkwood was born in 1810 in Scotland. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah with the Willie handcart company. The biography is mainly an account of Margaret's ordeal on the trek to Utah. Margaret lost the use of one eye because it was frozen. She died in 1893.


  • 1940


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 Biography : Margaret C. Kirkwood must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Shelley was a writer of family histories.


1 item (2 pages)

Custodial History

This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Register of Biography : Margaret C. Kirkwood
Rose Frank
6 April 2011
Description rules
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