James I. Steel autobiography and family records
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography with family records apparently also copied by Steel. James Steel converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England and migrated to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1854. He later settled in Tooele County, Utah. Steel entered into polygamy in 1874. Also included are ordinations and patriarchal blessings of family members. Steel also writes about his visions and dreams.
- Steel, James I., 1819-1910 (Person)
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Convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Great Britain and a pioneer to Utah.
1 item (120 p.)(0.07 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Home and Family
- Latter Day Saint pioneers -- History
- Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Tooele County -- History
- Patriarchal blessings (Latter Day Saint churches) -- History
- Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History
- Social Life and Customs
- Steel, James I., 1819-1910
- Tooele County (Utah) -- History
- Register of Autobiography and family records
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 June 6
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.