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Hutchings, Silas, 1868-1943



  • Existence: 1868-1943

biographical statement


Silas Hutchings photographs, circa 1896 Brigham Young University, L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, Apr. 4, 2008 |b (Silas Hutchings; Mormon missionary to Samoa), viewed Apr. 4, 2008 |b (Silas Hutchings; b. Nov. 16, 1868 in Springville, Utah; d. Mar. 10, 1943 in Springville, Utah)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Silas Hutchings diaries and an autobiography

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1780
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten diaries kept from 1894 to 1896 while Hutchings was serving on a mission for the Mormon Church in Samoa. Hutchings presents a detailed account of his activities and the culture of the Samoan people. Also included is an autobiography in which Hutchings writes about his childhood in Springville, Utah, his work in Eureka, Nevada, and his family life.
Dates: 1894-1932

Silas Hutchings photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 254
Scope and Contents Collection includes two photographs of the Hutchings family and of Silas Hutchings' missionary group.
Dates: approximately 1896