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Biography of Marillah Olney Adams : pioneer 1852

Biography of Marillah Olney Adams : pioneer 1852

Dates: 1940

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Marillah Olnew was born in1833 in Canada. Her family soon joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1852 and settled in American Fork. She married Arza Adams in 1859, and she died in 1899.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (1 p.)
  • Creator: Ambrose, Lucy A.
  • Call Number: MSS 2506
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Biography of Marillah Olney Adams : pioneer 1852 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 2506; Biography of Marillah Olney Adams : pioneer 1852; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2506, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Subject Terms
Overland Journeys to the Western United States; American Fork (Utah)--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--Canada; Immigrants; Mormon women--Biography; Adams, Marillah Olney, 1833-1899; Ambrose, Lucy A.
Genre / Form
Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2506
Finding Aid Title
Biography of Marillah Olney Adams : pioneer 1852
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-12-08 09:30:09 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Ambrose was a writer of family histories and a daughter of Marillah Olney Adams.



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