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Biography : Maregaret Hall Ruston Alston, came to Utah in 1850

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2512
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Maragaret Hall Rushton Alston was born in England. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated with her first husband, John Rushton, to the United States. He died in St. Louis, Missouri, and she arrived in Utah in 1850 and later settled in American Fork. She caught cold and died.
Dates: 1940

The American ancestry of Joseph Robison and his wife Lucretia Hancock

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1709
Scope and Contents Photocopies of an unbound biography and two brief typed biographies of Joseph and Lucretia Robison, converts to the Mormon Church from New York state who settled in Utah. The large biography contains extensive genealogies of different related families.
Dates: 1958

Ancestors of Karl G. Maeser, 1988-1901, and Anna Heneritta Therese Mieth, 1830-1896

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2126
Scope and Contents Biographical history of Karl G. Maeser tells of his childhood in Saxony, Germany; his education; marriage; conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; migration to Utah in 1857; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Germany, 1867-1870; establishment of the Brigham Young Academy (later Brigham Young University); service as principal of Brigham Young Academy, 1876-1892; teaching LDS seminary; and information on his death and funeral. Includes photocopies of...
Dates: 1999

Andrus family biographies

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 188
Scope and Contents Photocopies of typewritten biographies of family members. Persons in the Andrus family joined the Mormon Church, migrated to Utah, and settled in various areas. The dates of the composition of these items are uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1950

The Andrus recorder

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1068
Scope and Contents "The Andrus Recorder," vol. 1 no. 1, Oct. 1964. The "Recorder" was dedicated to family news, history, and genealogy. This item includes an autobiography of Milo Andrus (1814-1893) composed in 1875. Milo was a Mormon pioneer, missionary, and colonizer who eventually settled in St. George, Utah.
Dates: 1964

Annie Miller Ottosen biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 958
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten and typewritten biographies of family members including sketches of Niels Peter Miller (1837-1921), Ellen Anderson Miller (1833-1929) and Ellen Anderson (1805-1890). These were Mormons who migrated to Utah from Denmark.
Dates: 1910

Patience Loader Archer autobiography

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Identifier: MSS SC 3238
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten autobiography. Patience tells about her early life in England and her conversion to the Mormon Church. She presents one of the best accounts from the Martin handcart company and goes into considerable detail on the ordeal. Patience tells about the rescue and the continuous efforts of the people in the ill-fated handcart company to survive. She also writes about her arrival in Salt Lake City, Utah, and about the efforts by Brigham Young, second...
Dates: 1872

Biography : Alice Tomlison Armstrong, native pioneer

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2516
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Alice Tomlison was born in 1857 in England. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and she migrated to Utah and settled in American Fork. She married Joseph Armstrong in 1871 and died in 1941.
Dates: 1941

Biography : John Armstrong and wife Mary Hellen Wilson Armstrong, pioneer 1853

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2514
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. John Armstrong was born in England in 1848. His family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1853 and later settled in American Fork. He married Mary Helen Wilson. Mary Wilson was born in 1848 in Philadelphia, and she died in 1919. He died in 1940.
Dates: 1940

Biography : Joseph H. Armstrong, pioneer 1853

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2515
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Joseph H. Armstrong was born in England in 1850. His family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1853. They suffered many harships on the way. The family settled in American Fork, Utah, in 1862. He was a carpenter and a farmer, and he died in 1933.
Dates: 1940

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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 19
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 12
Shelley, Charlotte D. 12
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 9
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 6
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James G. Willie Emigrating Company 5
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 4
Seastrand, Myrtle R. 4
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 3
Okey, Cynthia Adams 3
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 3
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 3
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 3
Wright, June S. 3
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
Able, Mary E. S. 2
Allison, Helen Taylor 2
Alston, Louisa Grant 2
Andrus family 2
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 2
Dansie, Charlotte Rudland, 1829-1862 2
Deakin, Maud Householder 2
Dean, Amy Dickerson 2
Gardner, Nathan H. 2
Hansen, Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Mary Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Zella 2
Miner, Tamma Durfee 2
Mott, Albert S. 2
Parker, William 2
Peck, Georgiana Morse 2
Penrod, Rose 2
Robinson, Edward, 1807-1896 2
Shelley, George F., 1871-1969 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Tanner, George S. 2
Turley, Lola Jesamine Ollerton 2
Varney, Rose Dorton 2
Wanless, Venina H. 2
Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 2
Abel, Mary E. Shelley 1
Able, Ella 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, Kate Rowley 1
Adams, Lydia Thornton, 1830-1901 1
Adams, Marie Proctor 1
Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899 1
Adams, Mary Bathgate Logan, 1844-1901 1
Allred family 1
Allred, James, 1784-1876 1
Allred, Seraph White 1
Alston, Joseph, 1821-1891 1
Alston, Margaret Hall Rushton 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
Anderson, Ellen, 1805-1890 1
Anderson, William, 1818-1904 1
Andreasen, Ole Christian, 1840-1904 1
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 1
Archer, Patience Loader Rozsa, 1827-1921 1
Armstrong, Alice Tomlison, 1857-1941 1
Armstrong, Annie Marie Jensen, 1860-1929 1
Armstrong, Catherine Cradock, 1819-1903 1
Armstrong, John, 1848-1940 1
Armstrong, Joseph H., 1850-1933 1
Armstrong, Mary Helen Wilson, 1848-1919 1
Aydelotte, Hannah 1
Baddley, Alfred Lorenzo, 1862-1936 1
Baddley, Charlotte DeGrey, 1842-1904 1
Baddley, George, 1825-1875 1
Baddley, George, 1869-1928 1
Baker, LeGrand 1
Ball, Martha E., 1876-1960 1
Baratt, Julia Ellen 1
Barker family 1
Barker, Alfred Great, 1795-1873 1
Barratt, Ellen Julian, 1836-1930 1
Barratt, Thomas, 1830-1906 1
Bate, Herbert, 1844- 1
Bateman family 1
Bauer, Ila Lowe, 1915-1991 1
Beck, Peter (Peter Jacobsen), 1850-1927 1
Belnap, Gilbert, 1821-1899 1
Berg, Ole H. (Ole Hendriksen), 1840-1919 1
Binns, Ellen Singleton 1
Binns, Isaac 1
Binns, Jane Creer 1
Binns, John, 1807-1884 1
Binns, Louella Moyle 1
Binns, Mary Calverly 1
Boley, Barbara Hart, 1793- 1
Boley, Henry, 1795- 1
Bott, Hazel Barker 1
Bourne, John 1
Bourne, Mary Ann Able, 1853-1930 or 1931 1
Bourne, Rosa Able 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Britton, Richard 1
Broberg, Ernest, 1873-1940 1
Brockbank, Mary Park 1
Brown, William T. (William Thomas), 1843- 1
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