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Allred, James, 1784-1876



  • Existence: 1784 - 1876

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Biography of James Allred

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230307016]
Identifier: MSS SC 937
Scope and Contents Biography of James Allred, the author's father who was a High Priest in the Mormon Church, member of the Nauvoo Legion and one of the Prophet Joseph Smith's bodyguards. He helped to build the Nauvoo Temple and assisted in giving endowments. His wife, Elizabeth, made the first Temple garments under Joseph's direction. Includes a brief account of events surrounding the martyrdom of the Prophet Joseph and his brother Hyrum, the trek across the plains to the Salt Lake Valley, and significant...
Dates: 1880

Early pioneer history

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230313923]
Identifier: MSS SC 1593
Scope and Contents

Typewritten history of James Allred and his family, early converts to the Mormon Church and pioneers who established settlements in Manti and Ephraim, Utah.

Dates: approximately 1905

Patriarchal blessing of Christen Willardson

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230326750]
Identifier: MSS SC 2790
Scope and Contents

Handwritten patriarchal blessing, dated 5 March 1857, and was given to Christen Willardson. Allred tells Willardson that she will be able to receive salvation by following the teachings of the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1857

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