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Church records and registers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Record book of the 175th Quorum of Seventy, Lindon Ward, Alpine Stake

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225532933]
Identifier: MSS 3277
Abstract Contains information on the 135th Quorum of Seventy, Lindon Ward, Alpine Stake. Includes personal information of Quorum members and minutes. Digital copy of a record book containing information (pp. 4-7) about 135 Quorum of Seventy members; including: names, births (date, town, county, country), parents' names, baptisms (by whom, dates), ordinations (by whom, date), residences, and deaths. The book also contains minutes (pp. 20-106) from the Quorum meetings covering the dates February 10, 1901...
Dates: 1901-1910

Richard L. Bushman and Claudia L. Bushman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2052
Scope and Contents Collection contains personal and professional papers in addition to other memorabilia from the Bushman family encompassing the years of 1946 to 2012. This includes correspondence, diaries, transcripts, manuscripts, research files, photographs, and printed ephemera. Among the papers are research materials for a project on Mormons in Elkton, Maryland from 1984 to 1985, which includes ward records, journals of local Church members, and interview transcripts. Also includes documentation related to...
Dates: 1946-2012

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints records, 1833-1861

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 1 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains deeds and bonds, tithing and donation records, receipts, minutes of conferences, and other materials related to Church business. Includes primarily records from the Kirtland and Nauvoo periods, with many relating to the construction of the Nauvoo Temple. Materials date from between 1833 and 1861.
Dates: Other: 1833-1861

John Smith mission papers, 1862-1864

 Series
Identifier: Vault MSS 803 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains papers related to Smith's mission to Denmark for the LDS Church from 1862-1864. Includes four diaries, three of which are originals and one of which is a photocopy and transcription. Also includes his mission blessing, papers related to daily mission activities, a provision list for Danish Saints on the "Monarch of the Seas," a record of priesthood ordinations, a Danish grammar book, and letters to his wife, Hellen, and children. Dated 1862-1864.
Dates: 1862-1864

Newel Kimball Whitney collection on Mormon Church, 1829-1882

 Series
Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains revelations, correspondence, legal records, military documents, and church records created and collected by Whitney between 1829 and 1882. Materials document Whitney's service as bishop in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, as well as other aspects of the administration, economics, and community life in Mormon communities in Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois.
Dates: 1829-1882

Pinto Ward records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3153
Scope and Contents Contains two minute books for the Pinto Ward Primary Association (1880-1890; 1890-1903), including an account of the organization of the institution on 6 December 1880 by Eliza R. Snow, Zina D. Young, and Minerva Snow; three minute books for the Pinto Ward Sunday School (1888-1896; 1896-1902; 1902-1904); statistical and financial reports for the Pinto Ward Sunday School for 1893, 1897, 1898, and 1900; a 1910 Pinto Ward tithing record; a 1912 Pinto Ward Statistical Report, including ward...
Dates: 1880-1912

Reuben Gardner Miller papers on church service, 1857-1946

 Series
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains various text materials from 1871-1946. It includes receipts from the Price Ward in the Emery Stake and the Forest Dale Ward in the Granite Stake, newspaper clippings and member and genealogical reports, patriarchal blessings of Mary Jane Gardner Miller, and notes pertaining to Reuben Miller and James J. Strang, and early Mormon apostate leader.
Dates: 1857-1946

Silver City Ward minute book

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225562674]
Identifier: MSS 3925
Scope and Contents Minute book documents the beginning of a Young Ladies M.I.A. program in Silver City. The names of Stake leadership who spoke at each meeting, and the comments they made, were recorded. The journal is kept in a black hardback book, 8 by 10.5 inches, handwritten on lined paper, and is one hundred seventy-three pages in length.
Dates: 1900-1903

Newel Kimball Whitney papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 76
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, financial and legal documents, church records, military records, manuscript revelations, poetry, journals, and other material by Whitney and his family. The records document the ecclesiastical functions, political activities, and finances of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when it was headquartered in Ohio, Missouri, Illinois, and Utah. The bulk of the material is from the Illinois Era (1839-1846), with papers relating to the steamship Maid...
Dates: 1817-1910; 1957