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Biography : Henry Hart Boley

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Identifier: MSS 2580

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Henry Hart Boley was born in Pennsylvania, and his parents came from Berlin, Germany. The family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and moved to Nauvoo, Illinois. He accidenally shot himself in 1843. Henry Boley came to Uah in 1849 and later settled in American Fork. He had twelve children and died in 1876 from the "lingering affects of the gun wound inflicted while standing guard at the Temple of Nauvoo."


  • 1944


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 : Henry Hart Boley must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Jones was a writer of family histories, granddaughter of Henry Hart Boley, and historian of Adams Camp Daughters of Utah Pioneers Utah County.


1 item (4 pages)

Custodial History

This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298. a2003-112. a3077262


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Biography : Henry Hart Boley
Rose Frank
8 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