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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

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

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

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

 File — Multiple Containers
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,...
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

Baker family family histories

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 332
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographies, letters, diaries and genealogy sheets relating to the Baker family, converts to Mormonism and settlers of Southern Utah.

Dates: 1850-1950

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Names
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 23
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 13
Shelley, Charlotte D. 8
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 5
Okey, Cynthia Adams 5
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Seastrand, Myrtle R. 5
Wright, June S. 5
Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976 4
Mott, Albert S. 4
Sager, Bertha N. 4
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 4
Utah Expedition (1857-1858) 4
Warnick, Lurena Eldredge 4
Beck, Alice Forbes Crosby 3
Buckwalter, Eliza W. 3
James G. Willie Emigrating Company 3
Penrod, Rose 3
Wanless, Venina H. 3
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
Able, Mary E. S. 2
Allison, Helen Taylor 2
Alston, Louisa Grant 2
Aydelotte, Hannah 2
Deakin, Maud Householder 2
Dean, Amy Dickerson 2
Durrant, Ella E. 2
Durrant, Kezia Keys 2
Earl, Lizzie Conder 2
Edward Martin Emigrating Company 2
Evans, Laura Robinson 2
Hansen, Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Mary Ann Chipman 2
Hansen, Zella 2
Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941 2
Markham, Stephen, 1800-1878 2
Morley, Callie O. 2
Parker, William 2
Peck, Georgiana Morse 2
Peterson, Sylvia Thornton 2
Priday, Zina 2
Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 2
Roberts, William Henry, 1883- 2
Robinson, Edward, 1807-1896 2
Shelley, George F., 1871-1969 2
Shelley, Sarah Ann Steele, 1863-1953 2
Smith, Ada A. D. 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Varney, Rose Dorton 2
Walker family 2
Webb, Mary Spratley 2
Abel, Mary E. Shelley 1
Able, Ella 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932 1
Adams, Joshua, 1833-1906 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
Adams, Mary Hoggard, 1843-1922 1
Adams, Mattie M. (Mattie Marie), 1864-1928 1
Allred family 1
Allred, James, 1784-1876 1
Alston, Margaret Hall Rushton 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
Anderson, Ellen, 1805-1890 1
Andreasen, Ole Christian, 1840-1904 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, Joseph H., 1850-1933 1
Armstrong, Mary Helen Wilson, 1848-1919 1
Baker family 1
Baker, Ada C. 1
Baker, LeGrand 1
Ball, Martha E., 1876-1960 1
Baratt, Julia Ellen 1
Barratt, Ellen Julian, 1836-1930 1
Barratt, Thomas, 1830-1906 1
Bate, Herbert, 1844- 1
Bate, John Thomas 1
Bate, William E., 1846-1907 1
Bauer, Ila Lowe, 1915-1991 1
Beck, Allen L. 1
Beck, Eva Pearl Elder 1
Beck, Joseph Ellison 1
Beck, Peter (Peter Jacobsen), 1850-1927 1
Belnap, Gilbert, 1821-1899 1
Berg, Ole H. (Ole Hendriksen), 1840-1919 1
Binns, Jane Creer 1
Binns, John, 1807-1884 1
Bjork, Eva Charlotta Anderson 1
Bjork, William 1
Boley, Barbara Hart, 1793- 1
Boley, Elizabeth Arsena Davis 1
Boley, Henry Davis 1
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