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Book of remembrance

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2626
Scope and Contents Typewritten biographies and genealogy charts of Adams family members. The item is a compilation of family histories, diaries, and miscellaneous items. Sadie Clark is the author of many of the biographies. The materials include excerpts from the diary of William Adams (1822-1901).
Dates: approximately 1975

Book of remembrance of the Quayle family

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1329
Scope and Contents Photocopy of typewritten genealogical charts, photographs, and chronology of the Quayle family. The document details the history of John Quayle: his life on the Isle of Man, conversion to Mormonism, emigration to New York in 1841, Council Bluffs, Iowa in 1846, and Salt Lake City, Utah in 1847. The history continues through Quayle's death in 1892. Genealogical charts of the family are current through 1985.
Dates: 1985

Lowell E. Call papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2309
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, genealogies, diaries, family histories, and biographies of Lowell E. Call. There is also a collection of materials relating to the life of Joseph C. Call. The collection and finding aid were organized by the creator.
Dates: 1911-1999

DeWitt family histories

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2983
Scope and Contents Collection includes three family histories from the DeWitt and Kempe families, which include typescripts of correspondence and journals, reproductions of photographs, and other biographical information. The histories themselves describe the lives of Elijah Reeves DeWitt, Abel Alexander DeWitt Sr., Abel Alexander DeWitt Jr., Christopher Jensen Kempe, and Ruth Leila Kempe. Includes information on their experiences in Utah, Illinois, Indiana, and at Brigham Young Academy.
Dates: 2004-2005

Cleo Grigg Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1799
Scope and Contents Research notes, genealogies, family histories, correspondence, biographies, and legal documents. The materials relate to the origins of the Gregg family in America and includes information on the family from that time.
Dates: 1955-1982

Kay Pierpont Kane family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3310
Scope and Contents Collection contains photographs, genealogical information, news articles and obituaries, a family bible, and personal histories on A. O. Smoot and descendants and the Pierpont line collected by Kay Pierpont Kane. Materials date from between 1836 and 2008.
Dates: 1836-2008

Lamoureaux family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1101
Scope and Contents Photocopies of histories, biographies, genealogical pedigree charts, references in books, and miscellaneous items relating to the Lamoureux, Lamereaux, or Lamoreaux family. Also included are similar materials relating to the Leithead family. The Lamoureux family was of French-Canadian stock. They were early members of the Mormon Church and participated in the settling of Utah.
Dates: 1950-1975

Life stories of John Alma Gilbert and wife, Geneva Frost Gilbert

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2231
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten and handwritten family histories, certificates, correspondence, and genealogical group sheets. The items relate to the families of John Alma and Geneva Frost Gilbert. Also included are histories and genealogies of the Gilbert and Frost families.
Dates: 1921-1984

Lydia Susanna Goaslind Purnell papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1796
Scope and Contents Handwritten and typewritten correspondence, histories, biographies, genealogical group sheets, patriarchal blessings, diaries, and land indentures in Idaho. The correspondence are between Purnell, her husband, and other relatives and deal largely with family matters. One of the letters is an account of the Battle of Bear River in 1863 by an observer. Purnell also writes to many persons about family history. Purnell also writes about being a polygamous wife and the various persecutions by...
Dates: 1875-1942

The tremendous Turmans

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 953
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten manuscripts. The materials are a history of the Turman family with accompanying genealogies. Also included are brief biographies of Turman family members. The Turmans lived in Virginia and Kentucky. After joining the Mormon Church, they lived largely in Utah and Arizona.
Dates: 1977

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