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Biography of David Daniel Peet

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2812

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typed biography. David Daniel Peet was born in 1849 in St. Louis, Missouri. His family were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. David migrated to Utah and settled in American Fork. He married Mary Elizabeth Thornton in 1877, and they had 11 children. He died in 1928. This item was co-authored by Laura Logie Timpson.


  • approximately 1958


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 David Daniel Peet must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Rachel Peet Mayne was a sister of David Daniel Peet. This item was written for Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Utah County, American Fork, Utah.


1 item (2 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

This item was phocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Phocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Biography of David Daniel Peet
Benjamin Sipes
2011 May 11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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