Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907
- Existence: 1813-1907
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 113
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter, written to J. G. Bigler and his wife, and dated 7 June 1894. The item was unsigned but was written by one of Bigler's children living in Mesa, Arizona. The child congradulates its parents on their 50th wedding anniversary.
Dates: 1894 June 7
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2757
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typescript of an autobiography. Bigler writes about his relationship with the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844), his life in Nauvoo, Illinois, his migration to Utah, and his life in Nephi, Utah. Bigler served on a mission for the Mormon Church in Ireland and was active in Mormon Church activities in Nephi.
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.
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 111