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Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett letters, 1919-1980

Identifier: MSS 6100 Series 3

Scope and Contents note

129 letters, both sent and received from England, Arizona, and Utah by Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett, discussing family history and other family news, 1919-1980.


  • 1919-1980


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

From the Collection:

Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett (1899-1986) was an active family history researcher and captain of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers.

Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett was born July 7, 1899 to Albert John Adams and Ada Jane Mellor Adams in Alpine, Utah. She was raised in Alpine and later worked in Provo, Utah, and Salt Lake City, Utah. She was a captain of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers for eight years. She married Silas Blaine Bennett, May 14, 1925 in Provo. He passed away February 21, 1958. Together they had 4 children and 2 step-children. She was very active in family history research. She died April 16, 1986 in Lehi, Utah.


3 folders

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Arrangement note

Series III is divided into three subseries: 1. Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett incoming letters, 1956-1980; 2. Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett outgoing letters, 1958-1971; 3. Elizabeth Albertia Adams Bennett family history letters, 1901-1964.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States