Transcription of the Averett Family ledger book

Transcription of the Averett Family ledger book

Dates: 1972

Narrative of the history of members of the Averett family, including conversion, activities in Far West and Nauvoo, emigration westward, and settlement and activities in Utah Territory. The transcription was entrusted to P.T. Reilly.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.) : 12p.; photoduplicated typewritten.
  • Creator: Reilly, P. T. (Plez Talmadge), 1911-1996. -- Averett, Elijah, 1810-1886. -- Averett, Murray. -- Tanner, George S.
  • Call Number: MSS 1303
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Transcription of the Averett Family ledger book must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1303; Transcription of the Averett Family ledger book; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1303, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; George S. Tanner; 1972.
Subject Terms
Immigration and American Expansion; Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857; Mormons--Persecutions; Mormon pioneers; Nauvoo (Ill.); Kanab (Utah); Far West (Mo.); Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Washington County (Utah); Reilly, P. T. (Plez Talmadge), 1911-1996; Averett, Elijah, 1810-1886; Averett, Johanna Christina Neilson, 1837-1924; Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844; Rockwell, Orrin Porter, 1813-1878; Averett, John, -1847; Averett, Murray; Tanner, George S.
Genre / Form
Photocopies; Transcripts
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Averett Family, Transcription of the ledger book
Finding Aid Author
Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-04 15:29:33 -0700.
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