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Bountiful (Utah) -- History

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Catherine Ellen Camp Greer anecdotes and reminiscences

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232491123]
Identifier: MSS 671
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Greer was born in Dresden, Tennessee, in 1837. After her parents joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, she moved with them to Nauvoo, Illinois. She migrated to Utah in 1850 and settled in Bountiful. She later moved to southern Arizona where she lived in Woodruff.

Dates: 1921

History of Ann Mariah Bowen Call

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230331156]
Identifier: MSS SC 3201
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typescript. The item is a biography of Ann Bowen Call written by an unspecified person at an unknown time. Ann Bowen was born in Bethany, New York, and later moved to Nauvoo, Illinois. She later migrated to Utah and settled in Davis County in 1851. In that year, she married Anson Call. She lived in a number of towns in Utah and finally settled in Bountiful. The biography talks about her experiences with Indians.

Dates: 1950

Cyril Call papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 774
Scope and Contents

Handwritten legal transactions; a tax receipt; an inventory of property; a notice of a scheduled Hancock County, Illinois, court hearing; a judge's decision on a bill of divorce; and a personal letter.

Dates: 1816-1858

History of William and Myra Henrie - Pioneers of 1847-1848

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230236330]
Identifier: MSS SC 233
Scope and Contents

Typewritten biographical sketch of Henrie, who converted to the Mormon faith in 1842, who was one of the early pioneers of Utah of Scotch-Irish descent, and who settled in Bountiful, Utah.

Dates: undated

Life of John Parker

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230334853]
Identifier: MSS 1093
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten biography of John Parker (1812-1886). Parker was a convert to the Mormon Church and a pioneer to Utah who settled in Washington County and Bountiful, Utah.

Dates: 1930

Abbie Small Putman autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325406]
Identifier: MSS SC 2630
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography. Putman writes about her life, conversion to Mormonism, move to Bountiful, Utah, and her marriage to Simeon Walton Putman in 1867.

Dates: approximately 1910

Remembering Horace Alma Smoot

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230327048]
Identifier: MSS SC 2687
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten biography of Horace Smoot. The item was probably composed by a family member around the year 1970. The materials include photocopies of letters, cetificates, photographs, and genealogies. Also included are two patriarchal blessings given to Smoot. He was born in Provo, Utah, married Edna Louise Stubbs in 1902, was a dairyman in Bountiful, Utah, and held various positions in the Mormon Church.

Dates: approximately 1970

William Smith papers

Identifier: MSS 3759
Scope and Contents

Materials include William Smith's account book, life history, journal, and newspaper clippings. The journal contains Smith's accounting notes, his life history, and some newspaper clippings glued to the inside front cover. Seven loose or unattached newspaper clippings document natural disasters, death, and theological discussions are also a part of the collection. Dated 1869-1911.

Dates: 1869-1911

Tuttle family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1832
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, pamphlets, advertisements, and account books. Diaries were written by Newton Tuttle (1825-1905), a farmer in Bountiful, Utah. He mentions attending the School of the Prophets in Salt Lake City, Utah, where he heard teachings from leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). Correspondence includes letters written to Clara Minerva Tuttle Bartholomew (1865-1956) by members of the Bartholomew family who were on LDS missions, among which are...
Dates: 1851-1952

Writings and history of Jonathan Ellis Layne

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230233386]
Identifier: MSS SC 31
Scope and Contents

Typescript (carbon copy) of an autobiographical sketch written by Layne in 1898 which gives details of his early life in Nauvoo, Illinois; his trek across the Plains to Utah; his settlement in Davis, Weber and Cache Counties, Utah; his experiences with the Mormon soldiers sent to oppose Johnston's army; and his eventual move to Alberta, Canada to escape arrest as a polygamist. Also includes extracts from his journal, 1887-1891.

Dates: 1877-1898