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Smoot, Horace Alma, 1880-1964



  • Existence: 1880 - 1964

biographical statement

Citation:, accessed November 19, 2013 (parents Abraham Owen Smoot, Diana Tanner Eldredge; born in Provo Utah, October 23, 1880; married Edna Louise Stubbs in Salt Lake City, Utah, June 11, 1902; ten children, seven survived: Alma Vivian, Edgar Stubbs, Diana, Maurine, Enda Louise, Richard Eldridge, and Horace Neldon; died December 7, 1964, Salt Lake City, Utah; buried in Provo City Cemetery)., accessed November 19, 2013 (Edna Louise, daughter of Alma and Edna, listed as fifth child of 10 children).

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

A. O. Smoot family correspondence, 1851-1914

Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains incoming and outgoing letters from members of the Smoot family. Materials date from between 1851 and 1914.

Dates: 1851-1914

A. O. Smoot family documents, 1815-1961

Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains receipts, diaries, poetry, account and memo books, certificates and other personal documents, autograph books, invitations, bank notes and warranty deeds, speeches, periodicals, letters, IOUs, and newspaper clippings. Materials are dated approximately 1815 to 1961.

Dates: 1815-1961

H. Alma Smoot correspondence, 1901-1902

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197227657191], Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 1 File 3
Scope and Contents

This file contains letters written from Abraham O. Smoot II to his brother H. Alma Smoot, who was then serving in the Southern States mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Materials dated 1901 to 1902.

Dates: 1901-1902

Horace Alma Smoot receipts, 1898-1902

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 31197227657209], Folder: 14
Identifier: MSS 3843 Series 3 File 6
Scope and Contents

This file contains receipts for Horace Alma Smoot. Type of receipts include accounts, donations, and Bishops Storehouse. Materials are dated 1898-1902.

Dates: 1898-1902

Remembering Horace Alma Smoot

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230327048]
Identifier: MSS SC 2687
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten biography of Horace Smoot. The item was probably composed by a family member around the year 1970. The materials include photocopies of letters, cetificates, photographs, and genealogies. Also included are two patriarchal blessings given to Smoot. He was born in Provo, Utah, married Edna Louise Stubbs in 1902, was a dairyman in Bountiful, Utah, and held various positions in the Mormon Church.

Dates: approximately 1970

A. O. Smoot family papers

Identifier: MSS 3843
Scope and Contents

The A. O. Smoot family papers consists of correspondence, publications, genealogy records, journals, account books, receipts, and related ephemera. The collection covers several generations and family members of the Smoot Family. Materials are dated 1815 to 1961.

Dates: 1815-1961

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Archival Object 4
Collection 2
Home and Family 3
Letters 3
Social Life and Customs 3
Diaries 2
Kirtland (Ohio) 2