Taylor, Maria D. (Maria Dixon), 1872-1947
- Existence: 1872 - 1947
Citation:Brigham Young University, L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, Feb. 12, 2007 (Maria Dixon; married to Arthur N. Taylor)
Ancestry.com, viewed Feb. 12, 2007 (Maria D. Taylor; Maria Louise Dixon; b. Jan. 5, 1872 in Provo, Utah; d. Feb. 17, 1947 in Salt Lake City, Utah; m. May 9, 1894 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Arthur Nicholls Taylor)
Familysearch.org, viewed Jan. 30, 2012 (Maria Louise Dixon; seven children, including: Arthur Dixon, Lynn Dixon, Elton LeRoy, Henry Dixon, Alice Louise, Clarence Dixon, and Orson Kenneth)
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Typewritten biography. The item was originally presented to the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers meeting in 1925. Mary's father joined the Mormon Church and moved his family to Nauvoo, Illinois and later to Utah. Mary married John Witmer Hoover in 1855, had twelve children, and spent most of her adult life in Provo, Utah.
Contains letters mainly between Clarence D. Taylor and his mother, Maria D. Taylor, while he served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Africa and in the military during World War II. Dated 1862-2000.
Contains 177 letters between Clarence D. Taylor and Maria D. Taylor, his mother, while he served as a soldier in the United States military during World War II. Also includes transcripts of the letters. Dated 1940-1945.
Contains 271 letters between Clarence D. Taylor and his mother, Maria D. Taylor, while he served as a missionary for the the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Africa. Includes letters between Clarence D. Taylor and his parents, letters regarding his missionary service, newspaper clippings about the Mormon baseball team, and letters about the experiences he was having as a missionary. Also includes transcripts of letters. Dated 1930-1933.
Contains letters between Clarence D. Taylor and his family members. The letters document family affairs and day-to-day occurrences in the correspondents' lives. Dated 1990-2000.
Stories written by Clarence D. Taylor about aspects of his life, such as his family history, and other life events, his parents, and some written pieces about his family history. Dated 1932-2005.
Photocopies of microfilm copies of typewritten biographies. Most of these materials were probably composed around the year 1950. These items were "published" in 1952. M. S. Wood compiled biographies of family members. The families originated in England, were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and lived in Salt Lake City and Rockville, Utah. Wood was a compiler of family histories.
- Archival Object 5
- Collection 3
- Family histories 3
- Pioneers 3
- World War, 1939-1945 3
- Biographies 2
- Business enterprises -- Utah -- Provo 2
- Home and Family 2
- Immigration and American Expansion 2
- Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- South Africa 2
- Latter Day Saint missionaries -- South Africa -- Correspondence 2
- Latter Day Saint women -- Utah -- Provo -- History 2
- Letters 2
- Provo (Utah) -- History 2
- Social Life and Customs 2
- Autobiographies 1
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1
- Diaries 1
- Latter Day Saint churches -- Missions -- England -- History 1
- Latter Day Saint missionaries -- South Africa 1
- Latter Day Saints -- England -- Biography 1
- Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Biography 1
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- South Africa 1
- Mormon missionaries -- South Africa 1
- Mormon missionaries -- South Africa -- Correspondence 1
- Photocopies 1
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 1 + ∧ less