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History of Jonathan Steggell

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2470

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Steggell was born in England in 1833, served in as a cabin boy on many sea voyages, and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He married Elizabeth Jane Bennett in 1856. Once Steggell was shipwrecked and nearly starved. He came to Utah in 1861. He returned to England from 1866 to 1868 to serve as a missionary for his faith. Jonathan married Mary Ann Smith in 1868 and also married Isabelle Dvins in 1869. He moved to American Fork, Utah, in 1869 or 1870 and died there in 1885.


  • 1935


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 History of Jonathan Steggell must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Brown was a writer of family histories and a granddaugher of Jonathan Steggell.


1 item (6 pages)

Custodial History

This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of History of Jonathan Steggell
Rose Frank
1 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