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Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897



  • Existence: 1831 - 1897

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

George Washington Bean autobiography

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7076
Dates: approximately 1881-1895

Biographical sketches of the children of George Washington Bean

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230345644]
Identifier: MSS 965
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of George Washington Bean and his children. The items were edited by Merrill D. Beal. The members of the Bean family were Mormons who lived mostly in Utah.

Dates: 1967

George Washington Bean diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1038
Scope and Contents Handwritten diaries, two autobiographies, account books, patriarchal blessings, biographies of family members, and Bean family history and genealogy. Bean writes about his early life and migration to Utah; his work as an Indian interpreter from 1852 to 1853; his pursuit of the Ute chief, Walker, in 1854; his Indian mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas, Nevada from 1855 to 1856; his life in Provo, Utah; his participation in the Black Hawk Indian War; and...
Dates: 1852-1897

George Washington Bean journal

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225536876]
Identifier: MSS 3860
Scope and Contents

Journal contains entries by George Washington Bean from about 1855 to 1878 and includes a short autobiography, transaction records from his business dealings, and personal and family experiences.

Dates: approximately 1855-1878

William Chatwin certificate

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231019347]
Identifier: Vault MSS 7
Scope and Contents

Printed and signed stock certificate. William Chatwin purchases two stocks in the company. The item was also signed by George W. Bean and William Burbeck.

Dates: 1873

Record of the board of trade of Sevier Stake of Zion

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230336171]
Identifier: MSS 1039
Scope and Contents

Handwritten meeting minutes of the board of trade including "Articles of Association." The meetings of the association were held in Richfield, Utah, with George Washington Bean as secretary.

Dates: 1879-1881

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Diaries 3
Home and Family 3
Social Life and Customs 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 2
Autobiographies 1