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Elizabeth Heath autobiography

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4166

Scope and Contents note

An autobiography of Elizabeth Heath, including her birth, baptism, marriage and emigration from England to Utah. 1 page typed.


  • 1835-1922


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

Biographical History

Elizabeth Heath Biddle was born about in 1836 Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. She married William Gander Biddle on May 11, 1867 in Aston, Warwickshire, England. They had nine children. Elizabeth died in Ogden, Weber, Utah in 1922.


1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Autobiography of Elizabeth Heath, an early member of the LDS church who immigrated from England to Utah, 1835-1922.

Custodial History note

Donated by Steve Whitlock in 1993. It was found with MSS 4158, George A Smith's letter to Silas S. Smith.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Steve Whitlock; 1993.

Appraisal note

LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy of 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; H. Christine Swindler; 20 July 2007.

Register of Elizabeth Heath autobiography
Karen Glenn and H. Christine Swindler, student processors and John Murphy, curator
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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