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Markham family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6278

Scope and Contents

The Markham family histories contain many pedigree charts, photographs, certificates, typed diaries, articles and letters from the Markham family. Also included are family histories of the Markham family history, Curtis family history, Patterson family history and the Meason family history. The history was compiled in 1988 but photocopied letters, stories and certificates originate as far back as 1822.


  • 1822-1988


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Markham family histories must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Lucretia Markham Jones compiled the Markham family history in 1988.


1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The Markham family histories include different family accounts from the Markham family including stories, pedigree charts, articles and photocopied certificates and letters.

Custodial History

Donated by Lucretia Markham Jones in 1988.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Lucretia Markham Jones; 1988.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts because many of the Markhams were Mormon pioneers who braved the wild west.

Processing Information

Processed; Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2008.

Register of Markham family histories
Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2008
2008 September 8
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States