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Ashton, Lorraine Morton



  • Existence: 1944-

biographical statement

Citation:, Oct. 11, 2011 (Lorraine M. Ashton; b. Dec. 23, 1944)

Pictures of Tonga, 1936-1958, 2003: t.p. (Lorraine Morton Ashton) p. iv (child in Tonga; father was Ermel J. Morton; compiled photographs for publication) p. ix (mother Lena Gertsch)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Lorraine Morton Ashton collection on Ermel J. Morton

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6273
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of papers relating to the dictionary Ermel J. Morton, a Mormon missionary who went to Tonga, created from English to Tongan and Tongan to English, his accounts of his mission and translating the Book of Mormon, a history of his wife, a catalog of his materials from home, a typed copy of the talks at his funeral and a Tongan grammar book. There is also a book written about the time the family spent in Tonga.

Dates: 1956-2011