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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

Biographies of Utah pioneers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2685
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies of Utah pioneers. The volume was compiled by Dorothy Alvey Muhlestein. It is listed as "volume 5." Most of the subjects of the biographies were Mormons who settled in Utah. Also included is a history of Camp Manavu of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers.

Dates: 1953

Biography of John and Louise Smith Park

 File — Folder: 1
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

Day by day with the Utah pioneers 1847

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2623
Scope and Contents

Scapbooks. The materials are newspaper clippings glued into blank pages of a book entitled: "Day by day with the Utah pioneers 1847." The items were originally published in the newspapers the "Salt Lake Tribune" and the "Deseret News." The clippings refer to the migration of 1847 to Utah and the early settling of that state by Mormon pioneers.

Dates: 1934-1935

Samuel Buchanan Frost

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 192
Scope and Contents

Handwritten biography of Samuel Buchanan Frost and a typescript of the item. Frost was a convert to the Mormon Church who migrated to Utah and settled in Draper, Utah.

Dates: 1976

Hammond family biographies and diary

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 834
Scope and Contents This collection consists of typescripts of biographies and histories of members of the Hammond family and their ancestors. The biography of Jasper Melvin Hammond (1882-1958) was written "by his wife and daughters" sometime after his death. Jasper, often called Jesse, was born in Providence, Utah but was raised in Marysville, Idaho. He worked in hotels in Yellowstone Park, for a railroad, and as a farmer.A typescript of the diary of Milton D. Hammond (1831- ) for the years...
Dates: approximately 1856-1960

Mildred Johnson collection of biographies

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1150
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of typewritten biographies. The items deal with the Rowley family in the Willie handcart company of 1856 and the Rowley family in Utah. These materials were probably written by the same author at an unknown time.

Dates: ca. 1950

Era P. Lowe biography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 927
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 12 leaves photocopied from a typewritten newspaper article authored by Era P. Lowe, son of Thomas G. Lowe who was a Mormon pioneer; Indian scout, missionary, and colonizer. Thomas Lowe also built tabernacles and other community buildings under the direction of Brigham Young and John Taylor. Thomas was held in high regard among the Mormons, non-Mormons, and Indians alike and served in many community and Mormon Church positions.

Dates: 1977

Ellice M. Moffitt family biographies

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 439
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies and photocopies of a certificate and a clipping from a newspaper. The collection consists of biographies of Moffitt's ancestors including William Anderson, Hannah Anderson Madsen, Jorgen Madsen, and Ole Madsen. These persons were Mormon pioneers who settled in Utah.

Dates: approximately 1927-1960

James Pollock Park

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1652
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biography. The item describes Park's conversion to the Mormon faith, his various travels, and his final stay in Utah.

Dates: 1987

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Anderson, William, 1818-1904 1
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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
Brockbank, Mary Park 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Dalton, Adelia Hall, 1870-1908 1
Dalton, Alonzo, 1867-1925 1
Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Camp Manavu 1
DeGrey, Alfred, 1831-1885 1
DeGrey, Maria Brooks, 1805-1876 1
DeGrey, Maria Jarman, 1865-1953 1
DeGrey, Samuel, 1861-1945 1
Dixon, Arnold, 1884-1960 1
Dixon, Henry Aldous, 1835-1884 1
Dixon, Sarah DeGrey, 1845-1926 1
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 1
Foulger, Charlotte Maria, 1855-1938 1
Frost, Samuel B., 1810-1888 1
Hall, Adlinda DeMill, 1878-1963 1
Hall, Alfred Lorenzo, 1858-1934 1
Hall, Arthur Wright, 1875-1955 1
Hall, Charles Alma, 1854-1945 1
Hall, John Charles, 1821-1890 1
Hall, John Thomas, 1861-1947 1
Hall, Julia Hansen, 1860-1935 1
Hall, Keziah DeGrey, 1837-1905 1
Hall, Selina DeGrey, 1833-1901 1
Hall, William Brooks, 1867-1936 1
Hammond family 1
Hammond, Milton Datus, 1831- 1
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 1
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 1
Johnson, Mildred 1
Langston, Alice Maude Hall, 1864-1922 1
Langston, Jacob H., 1863-1930 1
Lemmon, Jesse Newton, 1871-1956 1
Lemmon, Myra Hall, 1872-1951 1
Lowe, Era P. 1
Lowe, Thomas G., 1851-1938 1
Mackay, Eleanor White 1
Madsen, Hannah Anderson 1
Madsen, Jorgen, 1849-1936 1
Madsen, Ole 1
Moffitt, Ellice M. 1
Morris, Eliza Smith, 1865-1951 1
Morris, Hyrum Bowles, 1863-1914 1
Muhlestein, Dorothy Alvey 1
Park, James Pollock, 1821-1889 1
Park, John 1
Park, Louise Smith 1
Pectol, George 1
Rogerson, Josiah, 1841-1926 1
Rossiter, Maria Baddley, 1866-1950 1
Rossiter, William Herbert, 1867-1949 1
Rowley family 1
Smith, Charles N., 1824-1897 1
Smith, George Alfred, 1861-1935 1
Smith, Maria DeGrey, 1840-1879 1
Snow, Ann Rogers, 1834-1928 1
Snow, William, 1806-1879 1
Starkie, Edward J. (Edward John), 1843-1933 1
Stout, Annie Selina Hall, 1866-1931 1
Stout, Dora M. Hall, 1878-1940 1
Stout, John Henry Fisk, 1863-1933 1
Taylor, Arthur Nicholls, 1870-1935 1
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 1
Taylor, Maria D. (Maria Dixon), 1872-1947 1
Vickers, Sarah Lacey, 1857-1942 1
Walker family 1
Walker, Don L. 1
Walker, Elizabeth Ann 1
Walker, John Beauchamp 1
Warner, Wilson A. 1
Wood, M.S. (Mary Sutton), 1805-1894 1
Wright, Naomi 1
Young family 1
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 1
Young, P. H. (Phineas Howe), 1799-1879 1
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