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Mary Jane Whitney Groo papers, 1851-1906

Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 3 Sub-Series 2

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence and other materials related to Groo, dating from between 1851 and 1906.


  • 1851-1906


Conditions Governing Access

Condition restricted; permission to use original materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. Patrons should use microfilm copies.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Biographical History

Mary Jane Whitney Groo (1844-1925) was a Mormon woman in Utah.

Mary Jane Whitney was born on January 17, 1844 in Nauvoo, Illinois to Newel Kimball Whitney and Elizabeth Ann Smith. On July 4, 1865 Whitney became a polygamous wife to Isaac Groo. Together they had six children. She died on October 29, 1925 in Salt Lake City, Utah.


2 folders

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in repository.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States