Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. John Williams Grant was born in Millcreek, Utah, in 1865. Most of the account was taken from Grant's own writings. He herded sheep in Colorado and became involved in a range war between sheep herders and cattlemen. John was shot at several times and was nearly killed. He sold his sheep when he returned to Utah. He later herded sheep once again in southern and central Utah. He lived in American Fork, Utah. John was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
- Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 (Person)
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Timpson was Camp Historian, North Utah County Company, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Adams Camp, American Fork, Utah.
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Biography of John Williams Grant
- Rose Frank
- 10 May 2011
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