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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

Autobiography and biography of Thomas Jarvis Yates

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6831
Abstract

A photocopy of a family history and autograph book of Thomas Jarvis Yates and his descendants, 1987.

Dates: 1989

Robert Aveson newspaper clippings

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1034
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of newspaper clippings probably taken from the "Deseret News." Some of the materials were written or edited by Aveson. They deal with a wide range of subjects relating to Utah and Mormon Church history.

Dates: approximately 1870-1900

Biography of William E. Bate

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2758
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. William E. Bate was born in 1846 in England. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah in 1859. He settled in American Fork and died in 1907 in Rigby, Idaho. This item was read by Laura Logie Timpson at a meeting of Adams Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Utah County, American Fork, Utah.

Dates: 1958

Paul W. Belcher novel manuscript

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3924
Scope and Contents Collection includes the original manuscript and a photocopy of Paul W. Belcher's novel, The Cruise of the Petrel. The manuscript is the fourth draft of the work. It is handwritten on lined paper, hand illustrated, has ten chapters, and is one hundred-forty pages in length. The story is about three boys, Jack, Paul, and Dick, who build a yacht and go on an adventure in the Great Salt Lake. They find radium on a mysterious island. There is also a love story that develops throughout the...
Dates: 1900

Henry William Bigler diary

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3132
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a handwritten autobiography and diary. Bigler wrote about his early life from 1815 to 1846 when his diary began. He was born in West Virginia, had encounters with Indians in that state, and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1837. He moved to Far West, Missouri, in 1838; met Joseph Smith, the first president of the Mormon Church; suffered persecutions in Missouri; moved to Qunicy, Illinois, in 1839; and served on a mission for the...
Dates: 1846-1899

Jacob G. Bigler diaries and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3243
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of handwritten diaries and correspondence. Bigler was a bishop for the Mormon Church in Nephi, Utah. He also served as a member of the Utah territorial legislature and was mayor of Nephi. Bigler served as a Mormon missionary to Ireland and as president of the European Mission for that same faith. The collection also includes correspondence between Bigler and family members mostly when he served as a missionary in Ireland.

Dates: 1854-1865

Biographical sketch of Joshua Adams : pioneer of Utah 1848, pioneer of American Fork 1850

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2402
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Joshua Adams was born in 1833 in Canada, and his family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1836. He migrated to Utah in 1848 and later settled in American Fork. He was a farmer and a rancher, had a large family, and died in 1906.

Dates: 1933

Biography : Jemima Berry Henson Durrant / written by Ella E. Durrant

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2596
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed typewritten biography of Jemima Berry Henson Durrant, written by her descendant, Ella E. Durrant, around 1944. Jemima was born in England in 1826 and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She immigrated to Utah and lived in American Fork. The biography includes a history written and read by Joseph B. Forbes at the funeral of Jemima in August 1904.

Dates: 1904 August; approximately 1944

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Abbott, Myron Alma, 1862-1932 1
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Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Adams, Caroline Hansen, 1849-1934 1
Adams, James J., 1848- 1
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932 1
Adams, Joshua, 1833-1906 1
Adams, Kate Rowley 1
Adams, Lydia Thornton, 1830-1901 1
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Adams, Mattie M. (Mattie Marie), 1864-1928 1
Adams, Merle V., 1899-1988 1
Ajax, William, 1832-1899 1
Allred, James T. S., 1825-1905 1
Ambrose, Lucy A., 1896-1986 1
Anderson, Ellen, 1805-1890 1
Anderson, Joseph Jeppa, 1865-1950 1
Andreasen, Ole Christian, 1840-1904 1
Armstrong, Alice Tomlison, 1857-1941 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
Aveson, Robert, 1847-1939 1
Bate, Herbert, 1844- 1
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Bate, William E., 1846-1907 1
Beaver City Institute 1
Belcher, Paul W. (Paul William), 1884-1936 1
Bigler, Henry William, 1815-1900 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Birch, Joseph, 1823-1909 1
Blanchard, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Thomas), 1838-1915 1
Boley, Barbara Hart, 1793- 1
Boley, Henry, 1795- 1
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 1
Brigham Young University 1
Brooklyn (Ship : 1834-1856) 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Buckwalter, Henry Shuler, 1831- 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Cannon, Angus M. (Angus Munn) 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
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Cheney, Nathan, 1811-1856 1
Christensen, Marie Sophia Larsen 1
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Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Department of Seminaries and Institutes of Religion 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Eleventh Ward (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Japan Mission 1
Cottam, Thomas P. 1
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Ewing, Elmer, 1856-1948 1
Faria, Larry (1945- ) 1
Foster, Craig L. 1
Gallup, Luke William, 1822-1891 1
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Hansen, Jens, 1837-1917 1
Harley, Edwin, 1819-1903 1
Harper, Charles Alfred, 1817-1900 1
Hayes, John H. (John Henry), 1853-1938 1
Hendricks family 1
Hendricks, Samuel Allen 1
Hinton, Harvard R. 1
Hinton, Rose M. (Rose Marie), 1928- 1
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Huggard, Cora Greenwood 1
Jackman family 1
Jackman, Teton Hanks, 1907-1997 1
John, David, 1833-1908 1
Johnson, Aaron, 1806-1877 1
Johnson, Alan P. (1929-) 1
Johnson, Joel H. (Joel Hills) 1
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 1
Jones, Thomas Jefferson, 1838-1914 1
Julian, Jane Spencer, 1797-1875 1
Julian, Nellie 1
Julian, William, 1795-1888 1
Kimball family 1
Kimball, C. G. (Christeen Golden), 1823-1896 1
Larsen, Arthur Smith 1
Larsen, Cecilie Marie Schmidt 1
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