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Biography of James Shelley

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2466

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typed biography. James Shelley was born in England in 1828, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Utah in 1851. He settled in American Fork, Utah, married Mary Lee in 1853, and was a shoemaker. He died in 1907.


  • 1935


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Biography of James Shelley must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Wild was a writer of family histories and a daughter of James Shelley.


1 item (2 pages)

Custodial History

This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Biography of James Shelley
Rose Frank
1 April 2011
Description rules
Language of description
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