Mary Burne letter to Mary Russell
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter by Mary Burne, dated December 28, 1844 and addressed to Mary Russell in Ray County, Missouri. Burne suggests to Russell that she return to Canada and reject the Mormon faith and no longer endure hardships due to her husband's death.
- 1844 December 28
- Burne, Mary, 1790-1858 (creator, Person)
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Mary Burne (1790-1858) was woman who lived in England. She was the aunt of Mary Russell, who was a member of the Mormon Church in Missouri.
Mary Russell (1811-1864) was an early Mormon convert in Missouri.
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Donated by Peter Crawley in 1986.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Peter Crawley; 1986.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Mary Burne letter to Mary Russell
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 August 11
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
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