Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Thomas Crooks was born in Scotland, married Agnes Gillispie, and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thomas and his son, James, fought in the battle of Nauvoo, Illinois. Thomas and James came to Utah in 1850 and settled in American Fork. Thomas was a blacksmith as was James, his son.
- Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 (Person)
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Jones was a writer of family histories, great granddaughter of Thomas Crooks, and historian of Adams Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Utah County, American Fork, Utah.
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298. a2003-115. a3077279.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Biography : Thomas Crooks and son James
- Rose Frank
- 8 April 2011
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