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Biography of Catherine Cradock Armstrong : wife of William Armstrong

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2414
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a micorfilm copy of a typed biography of Catherine Cradock Armstrong. Catherine Cradock was born in 1819 in England and married William Armstrong. She later joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1853, settled in American Fork in 1862, and died in 1903.

Dates: 1935

Biography of Elizabeth Okey Spratley

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2468
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Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Elizabeth Okey was born in 1843 in Nauvoo, Illinois. She migrated with her family to Utah in 1851 and later settled in American Fork. She married James Spratley in 1862, and they had 12 children. Elizabeth was a member of the Church of Jesus Chirst of Latter-day Saints and died in 1930.

Dates: 1935

Biography of Gerhard Jensen family

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Identifier: MSS SC 928
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20 photocopied leaves of a typewritten manuscript by Arola McDonald about the Gerhard Jensen family. Gerhard Jensen was a Mormon pioneer who came to the Salt Lake Valley, Utah; a polygamist; and colonist in Brigham City, Utah.

Dates: 1960-1977

Biography of Harriet Foster Grant : came to Utah in 1866 in Captain White's company

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Identifier: MSS 2488
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Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Harriet Foster was born in 1842 in England. She married William Grant in 1859 and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1866 and settled in American Fork. She died in 1897.

Dates: 1931

Biography of Henry Mower Sr.

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 886
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This collection consists of a photocopy of a typewritten biography of Henry Mower. Mower was a Mormon pioneer who settled in Springville, Utah.

Dates: 1950

Biography of James Allred

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Identifier: MSS SC 937
Scope and Contents Biography of James Allred, the author's father who was a High Priest in the Mormon Church, member of the Nauvoo Legion and one of the Prophet Joseph Smith's bodyguards. He helped to build the Nauvoo Temple and assisted in giving endowments. His wife, Elizabeth, made the first Temple garments under Joseph's direction. Includes a brief account of events surrounding the martyrdom of the Prophet Joseph and his brother Hyrum, the trek across the plains to the Salt Lake Valley, and significant...
Dates: 1880

Biography of Jasper Peterson

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Identifier: MSS SC 1579
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Photocopy of a typewritten biography of Jasper Peterson, the first Mormon bishop of the Castle Dale Ward. He migrated to the United States from Denmark after his family was converted to the Mormon Church.

Dates: approximately 1890

Biography of John and Louise Smith Park

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Identifier: MSS SC 1000
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of Mary's biography of her parents, but the bulk of the account is autobiographical. Mary tells of coming to Utah in 1847 including incidents en route. She tells of the early settlement of Salt Lake City and Provo, Utah including problems with Indians, crickets and grass hoppers, and the difficult living conditions.

Dates: approximately 1900

Biography of John Benjamin Roberts

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2814
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. John Benjamin Roberts was born in 1847 in Winter Quarters, Nebraska, while his parents were migrating to Utah with other members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. John came to Utah in 1863 and settled in American Fork. John married Martha Bush in 1867. He ran a drug store in American Fork for many years and died in 1917.

Dates: approximately 1958

Biography of Joseph Grafton Hovey

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Identifier: MSS SC 215
Scope and Contents

Typescripts of material of Joseph Hovey, a Mormon convert in Illinois in 1839 and later a pioneer to Utah, compiled and written by his grandson, including a detailed journal written in the first person for the years 1839 to April 1854 and a brief journal concerning life in central Utah in 1855-1856. Also included is supplementary material taken from a journal of Joseph Hovey's wife, Lusannah.

Dates: 1812-1868, 1933

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 487
L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives 1
 
Subject
Immigration and American Expansion 270
Pioneers 235
Mormon pioneers 203
Biography 135
Mormon pioneers -- History 131
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Autobiographies 126
Diaries 106
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 92
Social Life and Customs 87
Letters 75
Home and Family 71
Material Types 56
Missions and Missionaries 56
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- History 45
American Fork (Utah) -- History 43
Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 43
Overland Journeys to the Western United States 39
Photocopies 35
Mormons -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 31
Mormon women -- Biography 30
Mormons -- Utah -- History 30
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History 24
Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 22
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- Biography 20
Photographs 20
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 19
Correspondence 19
Family histories 19
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History 19
Genealogies 18
Mormon pioneers -- Biography 17
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History 17
Overland journeys to the Pacific 17
City and Town Life 16
Mormon pioneers -- Diaries 16
Politics, Government, and Law 16
Saint George (Utah) -- History 16
Histories 15
Mormons -- Utah -- Biography 15
Typescripts 15
Mormon pioneers -- Utah 14
Mormons -- Missouri -- History 12
Military 11
Mormon Church -- Presidents 11
Mormons -- England -- History 11
Parowan (Utah) -- History 11
Provo (Utah) -- History 11
Religion 11
Mormons -- Biography 10
Mormons -- Utah -- Salt Lake City -- History 10
Salt Lake City (Utah) 10
Church Government 9
Manti (Utah) -- History 9
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History -- 19th century 9
Mormon women -- Utah -- History 9
Mormons -- Correspondence 9
Mormons -- England 9
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 8
Mormon Church -- History -- 19th century 8
Mormon missionaries 8
Utah -- History 8
Certificates 7
Frontier and pioneer life 7
Mount Pleasant (Utah) -- History 7
Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) 7
Transcripts 7
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 6
Immigrants 6
Minutes (Records) 6
Mormon pioneers -- United States -- Diaries 6
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- Diaries 6
Mormons -- Denmark -- History 6
Mormons -- Illinois -- History 6
Notes 6
Ogden (Utah) -- History 6
Scrapbooks 6
Electronic books 5
Heber City (Utah) -- History 5
Lists 5
Logan (Utah) -- History 5
Mormon handcart companies 5
Mormon women -- History 5
Mormons -- Persecutions 5
Mormons -- West (U.S.) -- History 5
Nauvoo (Ill.) 5
Newsletters 5
Pioneers -- Utah 5
Spanish Fork (Utah) -- History 5
Utah -- History -- 19th century 5
Account books 4
Articles 4
Biography -- 19th century 4
Clubs and Societies 4
Council Bluffs (Iowa) -- History 4
Ephraim (Utah) -- History 4
Fillmore (Utah) -- History 4
Images 4
Kirtland (Ohio) -- History 4
Lehi (Utah) -- History 4
Manuscripts 4
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Language
English 486
Danish 1
Maori 1
Multiple languages 1
No linguistic content; Not applicable 1
 
Names
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 59
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 34
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 22
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 18
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 15
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James G. Willie Emigrating Company 5
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 5
Utah. Militia 5
Allison, Helen Taylor 4
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 4
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 4
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 4
Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company 4
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909 4
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 4
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 4
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 3
Bean, George Washington, 1831-1897 3
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 3
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 3
Hamblin, Jacob, 1819-1886 3
Harmon, Appleton Milo, 1820-1877 3
Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907 3
Okey, Cynthia Adams 3
Pack, John, 1809-1885 3
Peterson, James M. (James Morten), 1850-1899 3
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 3
Rockwell, Orrin Porter, 1813-1878 3
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 3
Smith family 3
Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 3
Allred, James, 1784-1876 2
Andrus family 2
Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893 2
Armstrong family 2
Cannon, Louisa Martha Wells, 1862-1888 2
Carter, C. W. 2
Dalton, Luella Adams 2
Day, Thomas, 1814-1893 2
Duke, Jonathan Oldham, 1807-1868 2
Farmer, James, 1825-1908 2
Hammond family 2
Hammond, Francis Asbury, 1822-1900 2
Harmon, Jesse Perse, 1795-1877 2
Hatch, Lorenzo Hill, 1826-1910 2
Holbrook, Joseph, 1806-1885 2
Ingersoll, Nora B. 2
Jarvis, Ann Prior, 1829-1913 2
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 2
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 2
Markham, Stephen, 1800-1878 2
Martindale, William Addington, 1814-1873 2
Martindale, William Clinton, 1834-1911 2
McAllister, William James Frazier 2
Miner, Tamma Durfee, 1813-1831 2
Moore, David 2
Mott, Albert S. 2
Murdock, John, 1792-1871 2
Pectol, George 2
Peterson, Sylvia Thornton 2
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 2
Robinson, Joseph Lee, 1811-1893 2
Salt Lake Temple 2
Scott, John, 1811-1876 2
Smith, Azariah, 1826-1912 2
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 2
Snow, William, 1806-1879 2
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 2
Tanner, George S. 2
Terry, James Parshall, 1830-1918 2
Utah. Legislature 2
Webb, Mary Spratley 2
Wells, Emmeline B. (Emmeline Blanche), 1828-1921 2
Wilhelm, Clarissa Harden, 1820-1901 2
Winkler, Hans Ulrich, 1838-1904 2
Young, Harriet Elizabeth Cook Campbell, 1824-1898 2
Zion's Camp (Expedition) (1834) 2
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Catherine Cunningham, 1838-1912 1
Adams, James J., 1848- 1
Adams, Joshua, 1833-1906 1
Adams, Lydia Thornton, 1830-1901 1
Adams, Mary Hoggard, 1843-1922 1
Adams, William, 1822-1901 1
Admiral (Ship) 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Allen family 1
Allen, Andrew Jackson, 1818-1884 1
Allen, James B., 1927- 1
Allen, James, 1806-1846 1
Allred family 1
Allred, Elizabeth, 1786-1879 1
Allred, James T. S., 1825-1905 1
Alston, Louisa Grant 1
Anderson, Ellen Hanson 1
Andrus, Hyrum L. (Hyrum Leslie), 1924-2015 1
Archer, Patience Loader Rozsa, 1827-1921 1
Armstrong, Catherine Cradock, 1819-1903 1
Armstrong, Francis, 1839-1899 1
Armstrong, Isabel Siddoway, 1849-1930 1
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