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Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907



  • Existence: 1813-1907

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Jacob G. Bigler diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3243
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of handwritten diaries and correspondence. Bigler was a bishop for the Mormon Church in Nephi, Utah. He also served as a member of the Utah territorial legislature and was mayor of Nephi. Bigler served as a Mormon missionary to Ireland and as president of the European Mission for that same faith. The collection also includes correspondence between Bigler and family members mostly when he served as a missionary in Ireland.
Dates: 1854-1865

Edward Hunter letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 104
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated December 5, 1873, written in Salt Lake City, Utah, and addressed to J. G. Bigler. Hunter writes concerning problems with Bigler's accounts with the general tithing store of the Mormon Church because several persons handled them.
Dates: 1873 December 5

Emmeline B. Wells letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 111
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter dated June 15, 1904. Wells congratulates Jacob G. Bigler and his wife on their sixtieth wedding anniversary.
Dates: 1904 June 15

Wilford Woodruff letter to Jacob G. Bigler

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 109
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter, dated October 18, 1887, and addressed to Jacob G. Bigler. Woodruff writes about Bigler's unmarried daughter being baptized in the temple for her health. The item was composed in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Dates: 1887 October 18