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Biography of John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2842
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. John Olney Adams was born in American Fork, Utah, in 1861 and Mattie Marie Peterson was born in 1864 in Denmark. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah. They married in 1884. John died in 1932 in Bingham, Utah, and Mattie died in 1928.
Dates: 1965

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

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

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

Autobiography of Eliza Ann McKee Chambers

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7648
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten transcript of the autobiography, transcribed by Eunice Stella Iverson Gardner. The autobiography describes Chamber's life as a Mormon pioneer and includes descriptions of her daily activities, town dances, and visits from President Brigham Young. Includes a description of her marriage Joseph Chambers and her travels with her husband and children to various western states. A note is included at the end of the notebook from M. Ray Hiatt in 2001, whose wife was a...
Dates: 1934

Biography of Ellen Julia Barratt

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2760
Scope and Contents Photocopy of microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Ellen Julia Barratt was born in 1836 in England. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1855. She settled in American Fork, married Thomas Barratt, and had twelve children. She died in 1930.
Dates: 1958

Biography : Jane Creer Binns, came to Utah 1852

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2521
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Jane Creer was born in England in 1811. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1841, migrated to Utah in 1852, and settled in American Fork. She married John Binns.
Dates: 1940

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Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 15
Shelley, Charlotte D. 9
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 8
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 3
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 3
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Alston, Louisa Grant 2
Dansie, Charlotte Rudland, 1829-1862 2
Durrant, Kezia Keys 2
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 2
Peck, Georgiana Morse 2
Sager, Bertha N. 2
Seastrand, Myrtle R. 2
Smith family 2
Smith, Ada A. D. 2
Abel, Mary E. Shelley 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, Catherine Cunningham, 1838-1912 1
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932 1
Adams, Marie Proctor 1
Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899 1
Adams, Mattie M. (Mattie Marie), 1864-1928 1
Alston, Margaret Hall Rushton 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
Anderson, William Claude 1
Andrus family 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, Mary Helen Wilson, 1848-1919 1
Aydelotte, Hannah 1
Baratt, Julia Ellen 1
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 1
Binns, Ellen Singleton 1
Binns, Isaac 1
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Binns, Louella Moyle 1
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Boley, Henry, 1795- 1
Bourne, Mary Ann Able, 1853-1930 or 1931 1
Bourne, Rosa Able 1
Brigham Young Academy 1
Brown, Lillian King 1
Call, Anson Vasco, 1834-1867 1
Cawood, Anna B. 1
Chadwick, Alice Elizabeth 1
Chadwick, Thomas 1
Chambers (Family : Chambers, Joseph, 1843-1927) 1
Chambers, Eliza Ann, 1854-1939 1
Chambers, Joseph, 1843-1927 1
Chipman, Jean 1
Chipman, Martha Selinda Smith, 1836-1858 1
Chipman, Sarah Binns 1
Chipman, Sina Nielsen 1
Christofferson, Elma Wootton 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Clarke, Ellen Drew Gemmell 1
Clements, Joseph Smith 1
Clements, Roxie Ann Baker 1
Conder, Edward 1
Conder, Helen Pierce 1
Cooksey family 1
Cooper, Nancy Lance Stuart Dayton, 1807- 1
Cooper, Sarah Ann Piling Mayne 1
Covington, Elizabeth Hodges 1
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Crooks, Agnes Gillispie 1
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Gardner, Eunice, 1890-1946 1
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