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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

History of the life of Priscilla Covington Thornton

 File — Folder 1: [31197230340439]
Identifier: MSS 2474
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Priscilla Covington was born in England in 1839. Her family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1852. She moved to American Fork, Utah, and married Thomas Ephraim Thornton in 1856. The had 11 children, and she died in 1916.

History of the life of Thomas Ephraim Thornton

 File — Folder 1: [31197230340447]
Identifier: MSS 2473
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Thomas Ephraim Thornton was born in Canada in 1835. His family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1837. The family later moved to Nauvoo, Illinois. He migrated to Utah in 1852 and married Priscilla Covington in 1856. They had 11 children. He resided in American Fork, Utah, where he died in 1918.