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William Erastus Gee missionary papers

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8866


  • 1898-1900


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Open for public research.

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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the William Erastus Gee missionary papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical / Historical

William Erastus Gee (1875-1969) was a Mormon missionary in Colorado and an accountant in Idaho.

William Erastus Gee was born on October 17, 1875, in Tooele, Utah to Erastus Rowe Gee and Geneva Eleanor Telford. From October 1898-November 1900 he served a mission to Colorado. At the time, he was living in Ora, Idaho. On September 10, 1902, Gee married Mary Ellen Kerr in Salt Lake City, Utah, and they had five children together. Gee worked as an accountant in Idaho.

William Erastus Gee died on December 14, 1969, in Rexburg, Idaho.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

Donated by Dr. Laurence Gee in 2016.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Dr. Laurence Gee; May 2016.


LDS cultural, family, social, intellectual, and religious history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy IV.a.i.1, November 2013)

Processing Information

Processed; Ryan K. Lee; 2016.

Register of William Erastus Gee missionary papers
Ryan K. Lee
2016 August 12
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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