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Burgess, Ernest H. (Ernest Hungate), 1884-1931



  • Existence: 1884 - 1931

Biographical History

Ernest Burgess (1884-1931) was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, native of Pine Valley, Utah, missionary who served in Germany from 1904 to 1907, and bishop of the Roosevelt First Ward, Roosevelt Stake, Utah. He was also an educator and a deputy county attorney of Wasatch County, Utah.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ernest H. Burgess diary

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230322098]
Identifier: MSS SC 2333
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary kept by Ernest Burgess and by his wife, Donna Miles Burgess. Ernest writes about his missionary experiences in Germany and about his life in Roosevelt, Utah. Donna Burgess continues the account of life in Roosevelt until 1959. Many of the entries are long and detailed, but there are many lengthy gaps in the record.

Dates: 1905-1959

Burgess family diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197225526695]
Identifier: MSS 3336
Scope and Contents Contains a typescript of journals kept by Rhoda Ann Dykes Burgess from 1881-1900 in Pine Valley, Utah, including pedigree charts, maps, and photographs (approximately 400 pages); two original journals of Ernest Hungate Burgess, Rhoda Ann's son, kept from 1899-1903 and 1904, while he was attending the Cedar City Branch Normal School, as well as bound photocopies of those journals with additional photographs (approximately 200 pages); and one original journal kept by Ernest Hungate Burgess...
Dates: 1881-1905

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Cedar City (Utah) -- History 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1
County attorneys -- Utah -- Wasatch County -- History 1
Diaries -- Women authors 1
Educators -- Utah -- Wasatch County -- History 1