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Secrist, Jacob Foutz, 1818-1855



  • Existence: 1818 - 1855

Biographical History

Jacob Foutz Secrist (1818-1855) was a convert from Pennsylvania. He served a mission in Germany and Switzerland from 1852 to 1855.

Familysearch, Jan. 13, 2016 (Jacob Foutz Secrist; b. Sept. 19, 1818 in Quincy, Pa.; m. Mar. 15, 1842 in Waynesboro, Pa. to Ann Eliza Logan, five children; called on mission to Germany, 1852; d. July 2, 1855 near Fort Laramie, Neb. on return trip to Utah)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Jacob Foutz Secrist diaries and correspondence

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 748
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten correspondence, letters, and a patriarchal blessing. The materials were created when Secrist was serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Germany and Switzerland. The correspondents were his wife, Ann Eliza Logan Secrist, and other family members. Secrist writes about his missionary activities, and his wife and others tell about events in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1852-1855