Biography : Ellen Wright Jackson

Biography : Ellen Wright Jackson

Dates: 1944

Photocopy of microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Ellen Wright Jackson was born in 1836 in England, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1849, and migrated to Utah in 1853. She married William Wahlley Jackson in 1854, settled in American Fork, Utah, in 1856, and died in 1904.

  • Extent: 1 item (7 pages)
  • Creator: Iverson, Haydee Jackson
  • Call Number: MSS 2672
  • 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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Initial citation: MSS 2672; Biography : Ellen Wright Jackson; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2672, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.
Subject Terms
Jackson, Ellen Wright, 1836-1904; American Fork (Utah)--History; Immigrants; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon women--Biography; Mormons--England; Pioneers
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Jackson (Ellen Wright), Biography :
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:21-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Iverson was a member of Adams Camp Daughters of Utah Pioneers Utah County American Fork, Utah. She was also a granddaughter of Ellen Wright Jackson.

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