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Brief history of Brigham Morris Young

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1999

Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography of Brigham Morris Young. B. M. Young was a businessman who served two missions to Hawaii (1873-1875 and 1883) and helped organize the Young Men's Mutual Improvement Associations in numerous places for the Mormon Church. He married Armeda Snow who was the daughter of the fifth president of the Mormon Church, Lorenzo Snow (1814-1901).


  • approximately 1970s


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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 Brief history of Brigham Morris Young must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Gaylen S. Young (1892-1981) was a Mormon Church leader, lawyer, judge, veteran of World War I, son of Brigham Morris Young (1854-1931), and grandson of the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young (1801-1877).


1 v. (34 p.)

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Custodial History

Donated by Mrs. Gaylen Snow Young in 1982.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Mrs. Gaylen Snow Young; 1982.


19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Register of Brief history of Brigham Morris Young
Elisa Visick
2010 September 17
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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