James I. Steel autobiography and family records
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 516
Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography with family records apparently also copied by Steel. James Steel converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England and migrated to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1854. He later settled in Tooele County, Utah. Steel entered into polygamy in 1874. Also included are ordinations and patriarchal blessings of family members. Steel also writes about his visions and dreams.
- Steel, James I., 1819-1910 (Person)
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1 item (120 p.)(0.07 linear ft.)
Convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Great Britain and a pioneer to Utah.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Home and Family
- Mormon pioneers -- History
- Mormons -- Utah -- Tooele County -- History
- Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History
- Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History
- Social Life and Customs
- Steel, James I., 1819-1910
- Tooele County (Utah) -- History
- Register of Autobiography and family records
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 June 6
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