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Biography of John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2842
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. John Olney Adams was born in American Fork, Utah, in 1861 and Mattie Marie Peterson was born in 1864 in Denmark. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah. They married in 1884. John died in 1932 in Bingham, Utah, and Mattie died in 1928.
Dates: 1965

Annie Rolph Aldridge biographical papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 506
Scope and Contents Typewritten life sketch from a Cardston newspaper, photograph of her family and family genealogical sheet.
Dates: undated

Biography : Maregaret Hall Ruston Alston, came to Utah in 1850

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2512
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Maragaret Hall Rushton Alston was born in England. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated with her first husband, John Rushton, to the United States. He died in St. Louis, Missouri, and she arrived in Utah in 1850 and later settled in American Fork. She caught cold and died.
Dates: 1940

The American ancestry of Joseph Robison and his wife Lucretia Hancock

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1709
Scope and Contents Photocopies of an unbound biography and two brief typed biographies of Joseph and Lucretia Robison, converts to the Mormon Church from New York state who settled in Utah. The large biography contains extensive genealogies of different related families.
Dates: 1958

Ancestors of Karl G. Maeser, 1988-1901, and Anna Heneritta Therese Mieth, 1830-1896

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2126
Scope and Contents Biographical history of Karl G. Maeser tells of his childhood in Saxony, Germany; his education; marriage; conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; migration to Utah in 1857; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Germany, 1867-1870; establishment of the Brigham Young Academy (later Brigham Young University); service as principal of Brigham Young Academy, 1876-1892; teaching LDS seminary; and information on his death and funeral. Includes photocopies of...
Dates: 1999

Andrus family biographies

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 188
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten biographies of family members. Persons in the Andrus family joined the Mormon Church, migrated to Utah, and settled in various areas. The dates of the composition of these items are uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1950

The Andrus recorder

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1068
Scope and Contents "The Andrus Recorder," vol. 1 no. 1, Oct. 1964. The "Recorder" was dedicated to family news, history, and genealogy. This item includes an autobiography of Milo Andrus (1814-1893) composed in 1875. Milo was a Mormon pioneer, missionary, and colonizer who eventually settled in St. George, Utah.
Dates: 1964

Annie Miller Ottosen biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 958
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten and typewritten biographies of family members including sketches of Niels Peter Miller (1837-1921), Ellen Anderson Miller (1833-1929) and Ellen Anderson (1805-1890). These were Mormons who migrated to Utah from Denmark.
Dates: 1910

Patience Loader Archer autobiography

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3238
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten autobiography. Patience tells about her early life in England and her conversion to the Mormon Church. She presents one of the best accounts from the Martin handcart company and goes into considerable detail on the ordeal. Patience tells about the rescue and the continuous efforts of the people in the ill-fated handcart company to survive. She also writes about her arrival in Salt Lake City, Utah, and about the efforts by Brigham Young, second...
Dates: 1872

Patience Loader Archer autobiography : photocopy of holograph

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3221
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopy of a handwritten autobiography written by Patience Loader Rozsa Archer. The original autobiography consists of three notebooks: one stationary tablet, and two ledger bound notebooks. The contents deal with her life, experiences, and recollections. The autobiography seems to be taken from diaries, as there is a great deal of detail. It records part of the life of Patience Archer. It tells of her childhood in England, sea voyage to New York, and crossing of...
Dates: 1900

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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 26
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 16
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 13
Shelley, Charlotte D. 13
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 10
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James G. Willie Emigrating Company 7
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 6
Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 6
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 5
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 5
Okey, Cynthia Adams 5
Seastrand, Myrtle R. 5
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 5
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 5
Wright, June S. 5
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 5
Allison, Helen Taylor 4
Mott, Albert S. 4
Sager, Bertha N. 4
Alston, Louisa Grant 3
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 3
Gardner, Nathan H. 3
Penrod, Rose 3
United States. Army 3
Wanless, Venina H. 3
Able, Mary E. S. 2
Allred, James, 1784-1876 2
Andrus family 2
Archer, Patience Loader Rozsa, 1827-1921 2
Aydelotte, Hannah 2
Brigham Young Academy 2
Call, Anson Vasco, 1834-1867 2
Clark, William, 1770-1838 2
Dalton, Luella Adams 2
Dansie, Charlotte Rudland, 1829-1862 2
Deakin, Maud Householder 2
Dean, Amy Dickerson 2
Dearborn, Henry 2
Durrant, Ella E. 2
Durrant, Kezia Keys 2
Earl, Lizzie Conder 2
Evans, Laura Robinson 2
Greenwood, Jane L. R. (Jane Leah Robinson), 1882-1970 2
Hansen, Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Mary Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Zella 2
Henrie, Myra Mayall 2
Hunt, Jefferson, 1804-1879 2
Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 2
Illinois. Militia. Nauvoo Legion 2
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 2
Markham, Stephen, 1800-1878 2
Mayne, Rachel Ellen Peet, 1858- 2
Miner, Tamma Durfee 2
Morley, Callie O. 2
Parker, William 2
Peck, Georgiana Morse 2
Peterson, Sylvia Thornton 2
Priday, Zina 2
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 2
Roberts, William Henry, 1883- 2
Robinson, Edward, 1807-1896 2
Shelley, George F., 1871-1969 2
Shelley, Sarah Ann Steele, 1863-1953 2
Smith family 2
Smith, Ada A. D. 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Tanner, George S. 2
Taylor, Maria D. (Maria Dixon), 1872-1947 2
Turley, Lola Jesamine Ollerton 2
Varney, Rose Dorton 2
Walker family 2
Webb, Mary Spratley 2
Abel, Mary E. Shelley 1
Able, Ella 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, Catherine Cunningham, 1838-1912 1
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932 1
Adams, Joshua, 1833-1906 1
Adams, Kate Rowley 1
Adams, Lydia Thornton, 1830-1901 1
Adams, Marie Proctor 1
Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899 1
Adams, Mary Bathgate Logan, 1844-1901 1
Adams, Mary Hoggard, 1843-1922 1
Adams, Mattie M. (Mattie Marie), 1864-1928 1
Aldridge, Annie Rolph, 1863-1958 1
Aldridge, William, 1843-1916 1
Allred family 1
Allred, Elizabeth, 1786-1879 1
Allred, James T. S., 1825-1905 1
Allred, Seraph White 1
Alston, Joseph, 1821-1891 1
Alston, Margaret Hall Rushton 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
American Fur Company 1
Anderson, Ellen, 1805-1890 1
Anderson, William Claude 1
Anderson, William, 1818-1904 1
Andreasen, Ole Christian, 1840-1904 1
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