William Dearborn Brown journal
Scope and Contents
Journal by Brown writing about his ancestors, family history, and his own personal history. Materials also include a digital record of the journals. Entries date from around 1860.
- approximately 1860
- Brown, William Dearborn, 1813-1901 (creator, Person)
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William Dearborn Brown (1813-1901) was an American carpenter.
William Dearborn Brown was born on February 27, 1813, in Gouverneur, New York. He married Harriett Frances Hatch on March 18, 1840, in Fowler, New York, and together they had ten children. He worked as a carpenter in Michigan and New York. His family converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and settled in Utah in the 1860s. He died in 1901, in Texas.
1 folder (0.10 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Materials are left in original order.
Donated by Venda Brown Bliss Castleberry.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Venda Brown Bliss Castleberry.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Documents the family and personal history of William Dearborn Brown.
Description: 51 p. ; 21 x 26 cm.
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2011.
- Register of the William Dearborn Brown journal
- John Murphy, curator, and Elizabeth Ballif, student processor
- 2011 May 3
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.