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Myron Alma Abbott autobiography

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 661
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography of Abbott written in 1917. Includes a description of Abbott's life including his birth in Weber County, and life in Tocquerville and Plymouth, Utah, before moving to Bunkerville, Nevada, in 1877. He describes the stay of the Mormon Apostle, Wilford Woodruff, when he was in Bunkerville while dodging federal officials for polygamy. Also includes Abbott's marriage to Mary Leavitt in 1881 and life in Annabella, Sevier County, Utah, from 1886-1910, where he was involved in...
Dates: 1917

Elda Lyman Adams history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1966
Scope and Contents Typewritten histories. Adams provides information concerning her relatives and Glen Baker. She describes and documents his youth, his educational background, and his missionary experiences in Germany.
Dates: 1975

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

Merle V. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8108
Scope and Contents Collection contains photocopies of family scrapbook items relating to Merle V. Adams' career and family life. Also includes family biographies, Merle's filmography, copies of newspaper articles that mention Adams, and information about a hidden treasure reported to be near Kanab that Adams helped look for. Dated 1934-2014.
Dates: 1934-2014

George Alley papers

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 727
Abstract Account and receipt books, family correspondence, diary of Stephen Webb Alley, genealogy, family history materials, and memorabilia of the George Alley family. Photographs include studio portraits of Lydia Ann Alley and Susan Hannah Alley Wells, polygamist wives of Mormon Church leader, Daniel H. Wells, and a portrait of George Alley's wife, Mary Symond Alley. A majority of the photos were taken by Salt Lake City photographer Charles R. Savage. The photographs are albumen and matte collodion...
Dates: 1834-1891

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

Artemesia Draper Anderson biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1021
Scope and Contents Typescript of a biography of Artemesia Draper Anderson. Anderson was born and grew up in Moroni, Utah, where she married, raised her children, and supplemented her family income through midwifery. In 1891 she became one of Utah's first licensed practical nurses.
Dates: 1978

Ellen Hanson Anderson biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1613
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typed biography of Ellen Hanson Anderson, who crossed the plains to Utah in 1855 and settled in Mount Pleasant.
Dates: 1952

Biography of Emil Anderson and his wives

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2843
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Emil Anderson was born in Denmark in 1845. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1866. He settled in American Fork and died in 1906. Caroline Sophia Anderson, who had the same surname as her husband, was born in 1848 in Denmark. She died in 1897. Ella Kirstina Jensen was born in Denmark in 1869 and came to Utah in 1901. She met Emil in 1903, and they were married later.
Dates: 1948

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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 33
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 31
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 13
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 10
Brigham Young University 8
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Shelley, Charlotte D. 8
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 7
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Wright, June S. 6
Brigham Young Academy 5
Okey, Cynthia Adams 5
Sager, Bertha N. 5
Seastrand, Myrtle R. 5
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 5
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 5
Allison, Helen Taylor 4
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 4
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 4
Mott, Albert S. 4
Tanner, George S. 4
Wanless, Venina H. 4
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 3
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 3
Durrant, Ella E. 3
Miller, Ellen Anderson, 1833-1929 3
Miller, Niels Peter, 1837-1921 3
Ottosen, Annie Miller, 1837-1921 3
Penrod, Rose 3
Smith, Lot 3
Utah. Militia 3
Walker family 3
Able, Mary E. S. 2
Adams family 2
Alston, Louisa Grant 2
Aydelotte, Hannah 2
Baker family 2
Bradford family 2
Chamberlain, Mary E. Wooley 2
Deakin, Maud Householder 2
Dean, Amy Dickerson 2
Durrant, Elizabeth Jane Ginger 2
Durrant, Kezia Keys 2
Dusenberry, Warren N. (Warren Newton), 1836-1915 2
Earl, Lizzie Conder 2
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 2
Evans, Laura Robinson 2
Gray, Fern Armstrong 2
Greenwood, Ann Crystal 2
Greenwood, Jane L. R. (Jane Leah Robinson), 1882-1970 2
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 2
Hancock family 2
Hansen, Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Mary Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Zella 2
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 2
Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878 2
Iverson, Haydee Jackson 2
Jackson, Ellen Wright, 1836-1904 2
Jensen, Flora J. 2
Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 2
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 2
Johnson, Lamont 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
Makin, Irene Armstrong 2
Markham, Stephen, 1800-1878 2
Morley, Callie O. 2
Parker, William 2
Parkinson, James Allen 2
Peck, Georgiana Morse 2
Peterson, Sylvia Thornton 2
Priday, Zina 2
Redd family 2
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 2
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 2
Rhoades, Thomas, 1794 or 1795-1869 2
Roberts, Martha Bush, 1843-1931 2
Roberts, William Henry, 1883- 2
Robinson, Edward, 1807-1896 2
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 2
School of the Prophets 2
Shelley, George F., 1871-1969 2
Shelley, Sarah Ann Steele, 1863-1953 2
Smith, Ada A. D. 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Tate, John W. 2
Tietjen, Genevieve, 1891-1984 2
Tietjen, H. R. (Henry Roland), 1891-1976 2
University of Utah 2
Varney, Rose Dorton 2
Webb, Mary Spratley 2
Wild, Maude Shelley, 1866-1945 2
Wing, Mary E. K. 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Abbott, Myron Alma, 1862-1932 1
Abel, Mary E. Shelley 1
Able, Ella 1
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, Elda Lyman 1
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932 1
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