Biography of John Wootton

Biography of John Wootton

Dates: approximately 1940

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typed biography. The item was written by Mrs. John H. Wootton, but her name is not given. John Wootton was born in 1842 in England. His parents were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-days Saints, and the brought him to Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1843. They later came to Utah in 1849, and they settled in American Fork. John Wootton died in 1922.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.02 linear ft.) : (6 p.)
  • Call Number: MSS 2575
  • 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.
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 John Wootton 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 2575; Biography of John Wootton; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2575, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Acquisition Information
Photocopied from reel 51 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Subject Terms
Immigration and American Expansion; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; American Fork (Utah)--History; Immigrants; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Mormons--England; Wootton, John, 1842-1922
Genre / Form
Biography; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Biography of John Wootton
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-02-03 12:19:33 -0700.
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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts