Simon Eugene Dalton diary
Scope and Contents
Handwritten diary kept by Simon Eugene Dalton with entries on his life while living as a farmer and member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Springville, Utah. Dated 1899-1903.
- Dalton, Simon Eugene, 1852-1933 (author, Person)
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Open for public research.
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Simon Eugene Dalton (1852-1933) was a Mormon farmer in Springville, Utah.
Simon Eugene Dalton was born in Centerville, Utah on August 1, 1852. He was fifth of the eleven children born to Elnora Warner and Simon Cooker Dalton. He spent most of his life in Springville, Utah, and was a farmer by trade. Dalton married Elizabeth Jane Huntington in 1889, and the couple had seven children.
Simon Eugene Dalton died on December 1, 1933 in Springville, Utah.
1 folder (0.1 linear ft)
Language of Materials
Donated by David Dalton, grandson of Simon Eugene Dalton, in 2017.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social and religious history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy IV.a.i.1 and 4, November 2013).
Existence and Location of Copies
A digital copy of this item can be found on M-disc in UA 5665.
Processed; Elizabeth Kane, student manuscript processor, and Ryan K. Lee, curator; 2017.
- Register of Simon Eugene Dalton diary
- Elizabeth Kane
- 2017 April 17
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.