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Biography : Alice Thornton Mott

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2548

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Alice Thornton was born in 1839 in Hancock County, Illinois, to a couple who were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1852 where she settled in American Fork. She married Stephen Mott in 1856. She had no children and died in 1914.


  • approximately 1940


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 : Alice Thornton Mott must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Mott was a writer of family histories.


1 item (1 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Custodial History

This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Biography : Alice Thornton Mott
Benjamin Sipes
2011 April 6
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