Biography : Jemima Berry Henson Durrant / written by Ella E. Durrant
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a microfilmed typewritten biography of Jemima Berry Henson Durrant, written by her descendant, Ella E. Durrant, around 1944. Jemima was born in England in 1826 and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She immigrated to Utah and lived in American Fork. The biography includes a history written and read by Joseph B. Forbes at the funeral of Jemima in August 1904.
- 1904 August
- approximately 1944
- Durrant, Ella E., 1893-1963 (author, Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Ella Lorana Eskelson Durrant was born December 7, 1893 in Francis, Utah to Melisaa Fraughton and Oscar Eskelson. She married Walter Roy Durrant on May 23, 1919, in Salt Lake City, Utah. They had four children. She was a member of Adams Camp of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. Ella died on February 6, 1963, in American Fork, Utah.
3 sheets ; 28 x 22 cm
Language of Materials
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 00 298.
The history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Mormonism (Mormon and Western American Manuscripts Collection Development Policy V.B.5.a, 2020).
Title from front page.
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298. a2003-172.
Processed; Karen Glenn; November 2022.
- Register of Biography : Jemima Berry Henson Durrant / written by Ella E. Durrant
- Karen Glenn
- 2022 November 22
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.