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Excommunication -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Apostasia em Brasil : Brazilian LDS rumors and cautionary tales, 2013

 Item — Box 379: [Barcode: 31197233609558], Folder: 13
Identifier: FA 1 Item 4772
Scope and Contents

Student generated paper submitted by Bradley Windley to Professor Eric A. Eliason in 2013 dealt with rumors of a negative nature and cautionary tales. He served his mission in Brazil.

Dates: 2013

Cowdery, Oliver, 1842-1849

 Item — Box 8: Series 9; Series 10 [Barcode: 31197230220631], Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 823 Series 9

Reuben Gardner Miller papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 418

Diaries, correspondence, memoranda books, financial and genealogical records, biographical sketches, and miscellaneous papers. Diaries include mission labors in the Southern States for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Biographical sketches are about parents, relatives, and friends including Mary Jane Gardner Miller, James R. Miller, Frank J. Taylor, E. J. Winder, Robert Gardner, and Reuben Miller.

Dates: 1849-1953

David Milne letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230319714]
Identifier: MSS SC 2146
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter addressed to Bro. Steele and signed by David Milne. Milne writes about ecclesiastical action taken against him by the Mormon Church, problems with various church members, and his feelings on the situation.

Dates: 1892

Minutes from excommunication of Orson Pratt

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6954
Scope and Contents

The Orson Pratt, Jr. excommunication minutes describe the court proceedings in the trial of Orson Pratt, Jr. His trial, held on September 18, 1864, was a public meeting held in the bowery in St. George, Utah, to determine whether Pratt should retain his membership in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. As a result of the trial, Pratt was excommunicated. The single leaf of paper holds roughly ninety-nine lines of handwritten material from the trial.

Dates: 1864

Reuben Gardner Miller business papers, 1891-1951

 Series — Box 3: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [Barcode: 31197232486487], Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 418 Series 6
Scope and Contents

Contains various business-related documents ranging 1891-1951. Included are cash books, data on construction of telephone lines by the Eastern Utah Telephone Company (organized by Miller), livestock statistics and deeds. Also included are a ledger and "Bruce's Diary", containing temple and genealogy fund and records of reunions.

Dates: 1891-1951

Reuben Gardner Miller correspondence, 1909-1951

Identifier: MSS 418 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence from Miller, and a record thereof, dating from between 1909 and 1951. Includes correspondence from Levi N. Harmon, a record of Reuben G. Miller correspondence including collected quotations and verses, photographs of Carbon County Court House in Price, Utah, and a family picture of the family of Mrs. Alice Danielson.

Dates: 1909-1951

Reuben Gardner Miller daily memoranda books, 1868-1946

Identifier: MSS 418 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains memoranda books prepared by Miller, documenting his daily activities. Includes information on family events, his church service, and his work in telephones. Materials date from between 1868 and 1946.

Dates: 1868-1946

Reuben Gardner Miller diaries, 1842-1953

Identifier: MSS 418 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains several diaries and papers, dated 1842-1953. Also includes memos containing brief highlights of personal and family events and letters from Matthias F. Cowley and First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Dates: 1842-1953

Reuben Gardner Miller miscellany, undated

Identifier: MSS 418 Series 9
Scope and Contents

Includes miscellaneous text materials, mostly undated. Includes Anna Miller's address book, medical notes dated 1871-1949, address book pages, and burial instructions for Miller. Also included is an inventory of household items, a funeral service program, Heber Bennion letter to President Heber J. Grant, an article copied from Deseret Evening news of May 21, 1898, and instructions for an L. C. typewriter.

Dates: undated