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Biography of Alma Rowley

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2745
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Rowley was born in 1853 in England, and his parents joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They migrated to Utah in 1858 and settled in American Fork in 1861. Alma served two terms as City Marshall, took an active part in city politics, and died in 1922.

Dates: 1944

Jacob Foutz Secrist diaries and correspondence

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 748
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten correspondence, letters, and a patriarchal blessing. The materials were created when Secrist was serving on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Germany and Switzerland. The correspondents were his wife, Ann Eliza Logan Secrist, and other family members. Secrist writes about his missionary activities, and his wife and others tell about events in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1852-1855

Short sketch of Mary Shuttleworth Wild : came to Utah 1859

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2501
Scope and Contents

This item was photocopied from a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Mary Shuttleworth was born in England in 1832 and married Joseph Wild in 1854. They joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migreated in Utah in 1859 where they settled in American Fork. She was a kind worman who loved her children. She died in 1902.

Dates: approximately 1935

Short sketch of the life of Lydia Thornton Adams : pioneer of American Fork, Utah, 1852

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2405
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Lydia Thornton was born in 1830 in Canada. Her family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Missouri; Nauvoo, Illinois; and to Utah in 1852. She settled in American Fork, Utah, married Joshua Adams, had 10 children, and died in 1901.

Dates: 1934

Albert Smith diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 453
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a handwritten diary and a typescript copy. Smith's materials include an autobiography of his early life in Massachusetts and his experiences with the Mormons in Far West, Missouri. His diary starts in 1842 and includes information on where he lived and his experiences in the Mormon Battalion.

Dates: 1842-1880

John L. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 680
Scope and Contents Contains seven journals of John Lyman Smith, and other autobiographical manuscripts, as wells as a bound typescript volume of an autobiography/journal. The journals include accounts of persecutions in Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois, pioneering in Utah, Lyman's two missions to Europe, and his service as president of the Swiss-Italian and the Swiss-Italian-German missions. There is also a contemporary account of the cricket-and-seagull episode in Salt Lake in 1848, Lyman's service as a member of...
Dates: 1792-1950; Majority of material found within 1846-1900

Joseph F. Smith letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2056
Abstract

Letters written by Joseph F. Smith to his wife Mary Taylor, 1884-1918.

Dates: 1884-1918

Mary Elizabeth Hendricks and John Dinnan Speirs journals and family records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2181
Scope and Contents

Includes her journal, kept while teaching school in Richmond, Utah, 1896-1897; personal histories written by her and her husband, John D. Speirs, which include information on their settlement in Tooele County, Utah; biography of Samuel Allen Hendricks; photocopied images of members of the Hendricks and Speirs families; and a family group sheet of Samuel A. Hendricks and his wife, Eliza.

Dates: 1848-1956

Thomas Christian Stephenson autograph book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 669
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of handwritten autographs and comments in an autograph book. The entries often mention polygamy, the Mormon Church, and the conditions of the penitentiary.

Dates: 1889-1890

Joseph H. Stimpson diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 562
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of handwritten diaries. The items cover the years 1908-1913, 1915-1921, and 1960-1961. Stimpson served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Japan from 1906 to 1912. He returned to Japan with his wife, Ann Mary Christensen Stimpson, where he served as a mission president for the Church from 1915 to 1921. Many of the entries for 1916 were made by Mrs. Stimpson. The latest diaries were kept when Stimpson was retired in Riverdale, Utah.

Dates: 1908-1961

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United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 3
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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
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Jensen, Naomi Asay Anderson 2
Okey, Cynthia Adams 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Abbott, Myron Alma, 1862-1932 1
Adams family 1
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
Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899 1
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
Bate, John Thomas 1
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
Cheney family 1
Cheney, Nathan, 1811-1856 1
Christensen, Marie Sophia Larsen 1
Christofferson, Elma Wootton 1
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
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Library 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Japan Mission 1
Cottam, Thomas P. 1
Dalton, Luella Adams 1
Deseret News (Firm) 1
Driggs, Samuel, 1820-1854 1
Durrant, Ella E., 1893-1963 1
Durrant, Jemima Berry Henson, 1836-1904 1
Erickson, Einar, 1847-1931 1
Ewing, Elmer, 1856-1948 1
Faria, Larry (1945- ) 1
Foster, Craig L. 1
Gallup, Luke William, 1822-1891 1
Gifford, Samuel K. (Samuel Kendall), 1821-1907 1
Hanks, Ephraim K., -1896 1
Hansen family 1
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
Hofmann, Mark 1
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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