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Seth Johnson family history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2209

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten biographies, diaries, newspaper clippings, and family genealogical records. Included are biographies of Benjamin F. Johnson (1818-1905), Joel Hill Johnson (1802-1882), and Seth Johnson (1839-1927). The Johnson family joined the Mormon Church in the 1830s, lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, and later migrated to Utah where they settled in various communities.

Dates

  • 1860-1947

Creator

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 Seth Johnson family history must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Mormon resident of St. George, Utah and compiler and writer of Johnson family histories.

Extent

100 items (0.2 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Rick Ott in 1984.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Rick Ott; 1984.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Seth Johnson family history
Status
Completed
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 October 1
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States