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Found in 764 Collections and/or Records:

Biography Nicholas T. Silcock and Jane Heath : came to Utah in 1850, Bishop Hunter Co.

 File — Folder 1: [31197230340728]
Identifier: MSS 2495
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Nicholas Thomas Silcock was born in 1819 in England, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migraged to Nauvoo, Illinois, and later to Utah. He died in 1906. Jane Heath was born in 1826 in England, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, married Nicholas Silcock, migrated to Utah in 1850, and died in 1902.

Biography of Agnes Hunter Householder, pioneer : came to Utah in 1863

 File — Folder 1: [31197230340777]
Identifier: MSS 2490
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Agnes Hunter was born in Scotland in 1859 and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1863 and settled in American Fork. She married in 1877. She ran a boarding house at Sunshine, a mining camp just four miles from Mercur, Utah.

A biography of Alexander Williams

 File — Folder 1: [31197230336403]
Identifier: MSS 459
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography. The year of the composition of the item is unknown. Kimball writes that Williams was a convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, migrated to Utah in 1847, had encounters with the Ute Indians, lived as a polygamist, and converted to the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Biography of Alley Stephen Rose

 File — Folder 1: [31197230233584]
Identifier: MSS SC 26
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of Rose which includes excerpts from his journal telling of his early life in the Midwest, his trek across the Plains to Utah, and his settlement in Farmington, Utah. It also gives details of his travels in later life and his various callings in the Latter-day Saint Church.

Biography of Barbara Scott Parker

 File — Folder 1: [31197230337005]
Identifier: MSS 2700
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Parker was born in England in 1820, came to Pennsylvania, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Utah where she settled in American Fork.

Biography of Benjamin Young Greenwood and Sarah Jane Julian Greenwood : pioneers came to Utah in 1850

 File — Folder 1: [31197230339118]
Identifier: MSS 2443
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography of Benjamin Young Greenwood and Sarah Jane Julian Greenwood. Benjamin was born in Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1846 and was brought by his parents to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1847. He was a farmer most of his life. Benjamin died in 1930. He married Sarah Jane Julian in 1883, had five children, and lived in American Fork, Utah. Sarah was born in 1849 in England, migrated to the United States in 1856, and came to Utah in 1862. She died in...

Biography of Caroline Hansen Adams : came to Utah in 1861

 File — Folder 1: [31197230340801]
Identifier: MSS 2508
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Caroline Hansen was born in Denmark in 1849, and her family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They tried to migrate to Utah by handcart in 1857 but could not make the entire journey. They stayed near Council Bluffs, Iowa, for four years and came to Utah in 1861. She fixed meals for the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young, and later settled in American Fork. She married Jos. Adams and died in...

Biography of Catherine Cradock Armstrong : wife of William Armstrong

 File — Folder 1: [31197230338995]
Identifier: MSS 2414
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a micorfilm copy of a typed biography of Catherine Cradock Armstrong. Catherine Cradock was born in 1819 in England and married William Armstrong. She later joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1853, settled in American Fork in 1862, and died in 1903.

Biography of Ebenezer Hunter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230339282]
Identifier: MSS 2450
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Ebenezer Hunter was born in Scotland in 1831. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He migrated to Utah in 1863 and settled in American Fork. He married Agnes Martin, Martha Alice Parker, and Martha Hannas Booth. The biography presents the name and birth date of the children by each marriage. Ebenezer died in 1908.

Biography of Elizabeth Okey Spratley

 File — Folder 1: [31197230340496]
Identifier: MSS 2468
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Elizabeth Okey was born in 1843 in Nauvoo, Illinois. She migrated with her family to Utah in 1851 and later settled in American Fork. She married James Spratley in 1862, and they had 12 children. Elizabeth was a member of the Church of Jesus Chirst of Latter-day Saints and died in 1930.