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Latter Day Saints -- Illinois

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Death of faithful veteran : sketch of the life of Elder Daniel Allen

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230329747]
Identifier: MSS SC 3082
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten manuscript. The item is a biography of Daniel Allen. He was born on 9 December 1804 in Whitestown, New York, and moved to Chataugua County, New York, in 1807. Daniel Allen married Mary Anne Morris on 6 October 1828. They were baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in June 1832. In 1836, he moved to Kirtland, Ohio, and he later went to the Far West, Missouri, area. He faced the Missouri persecution of Mormons, and he...
Dates: approximately 1920

William E. McLellin diaries

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231043834]
Identifier: MSS 2201
Scope and Contents

This collection, containing photocopies and typescripts of the journals of William E. McLellin, has been organized chronologically into folders.

Dates: 1831-1836

Martin Wines letter to Joseph O. Boggs

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239115402]
Identifier: MSS 9517
Scope and Contents

Letter to Joseph O. Boggs, brother of Missouri Governor Lilburn W. Boggs, from Martin Wines. Wines writes from Linton, Indiana, to Boggs in Independence, Missouri, giving updates about friends. The letter mentions David Osborn, an early Latter-day Saint pioneer who was involved in the Mormon-Missouri War and other events in early Church history, and whose mother had married Leonard Wines, who is also mentioned in the letter. Dated February 24, 1840.

Dates: 1840 February 24