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Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Spanish Fork -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Angus family papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230311547]
Identifier: MSS SC 1382
Scope and Contents Collection includes fourteen items related to the Angus family, including letters, newspaper clippings, and a bound volume of family records. The letters are primarily correspondence between Angus family members in Utah and friends and relatives in Scotland concerning genealogical research. The newspaper clippings relate significant events in the lives of Angus family members such as births, weddings, and deaths. The bound volume, created by Robert Archibald, includes genealogies, family...
Dates: 1820-1977

Biographies of Esmeralda Andrus Mckell

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230318807]
Identifier: MSS SC 2000
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and photocopied biography and autobiography. Stone gives an account of her life and that of her mother, Esmeralda Andrus Mckell (1865-1926). She emphasizes her and her mother's family background, childhoods, and educational experiences. Stone includes some poems by various authors and places all of the information within the interpretative framework of Mormon theology.

Dates: 1945

Biography of Ezra Woodyatt Robertson

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314079]
Identifier: MSS SC 1689
Scope and Contents

Carbon copy of a typed biography of Ezra W. Robertson. He was a Latter-Day Saint farmer who lived in Spanish Fork, Utah.

Dates: circa 1950

George A. Hicks history of Spanish Fork

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232487493]
Identifier: MSS 284
Scope and Contents

Typewritten history of Spanish Fork, Utah, which was signed by the author. The history concentrates on the era of the 1850s and tells about early schools, the arrival of settlers from Palmyra, Utah, problems with grasshoppers, and the war with the Ute Indians called the "Walker War."

Dates: 1913

The life of William Robertson

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314251]
Identifier: MSS SC 1683
Scope and Contents

Typescript of the biographies of William Robertson and his wife, Eliza Woodyett Robertson, who lived in Spanish Fork, Utah. Robertson was a Scottish convert to the Mormon Church who emigrated to Utah and became a major in the militia.

Dates: approximately 1905

Thomas C. Martele diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230318542]
Identifier: MSS SC 1986
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten missionary journal. Martell writes about his experiences while serving in Carmarthen and Cardigan Counties, Wales as a missionary for the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1875-1876

Paterson family genealogies

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314038]
Identifier: MSS SC 1687
Scope and Contents

Typescript of genealogies of the Paterson, Warner, and related families. Samuel Paterson was the Scottish ancestor of converts to the Mormon Church.

Dates: approximately 1950


 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314129]
Identifier: MSS SC 1696
Scope and Contents

Typescript of an anonymous history of printing in Utah County, Utah. This item was written by an unknown Mormon writer who owned the Spanish Fork Press.

Dates: approximately 1965

John Robertson biography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314046]
Identifier: MSS SC 1686
Scope and Contents

Typescript of the biography of John Robertson who settled in Spanish Fork, Utah. He was a Scottish convert to the Mormon Church who emigrated to Utah.

Dates: approximately 1950

The Spanish Fork High School now seventy years of age

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230314103]
Identifier: MSS SC 1692
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a history of Spanish Fork High School in Spanish Fork, Utah with handwritten annotations. John Preston Creer is credited with founding the school.

Dates: circa 1975