Biography of Sarah Amelia Britton Wootton

Biography of Sarah Amelia Britton Wootton

Dates: approximately 1940

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Sarah Amelia Britton was born in 1844 in England, and her family joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She migrated to Utah in 1850 and later settled in American Fork. She died in 1922.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.02 linear ft.) : (14 p.)
  • Creator: Christofferson, Elma Wootton
  • Call Number: MSS 2576
  • 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 Sarah Amelia Britton 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 2576; Biography of Sarah Amelia Britton Wootton; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2576, 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
Mormons--England; Immigrants; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Mormon women--Biography; Home and Family; Immigration and American Expansion; American Fork (Utah)--History; Social Life and Customs; Christofferson, Elma Wootton; Wootton, Sarah Amelia Britton, 1844-1922
Genre / Form
Biography; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Biography of Sarah Amelia Britton Wootton
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-07 15:27:31 -0700.
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Biographical note

Christofferson was a writer of family histories, a daughter of Sarah Amelia Britton Wootton, and a member of Adams Camp of Daughters of Utah Pioneers.

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