Biography of James Allred
Scope and Contents
Biography of James Allred, the author's father who was a High Priest in the Mormon Church, member of the Nauvoo Legion and one of the Prophet Joseph Smith's bodyguards. He helped to build the Nauvoo Temple and assisted in giving endowments. His wife, Elizabeth, made the first Temple garments under Joseph's direction. Includes a brief account of events surrounding the martyrdom of the Prophet Joseph and his brother Hyrum, the trek across the plains to the Salt Lake Valley, and significant family events.
- Allred, James T. S., 1825-1905 (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
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Open for public research.
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Mormon Church leader, missionary, pioneer, Utah militia leader, Indian fighter, and translator of Indian languages.
4 p. (0.05 linear ft.)
Donated in 1977.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Existence and Location of Copies
Photocopy by BYU Archives, 1988.
- Register of Biography of James Allred
- In Progress
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2010 July 26
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.