Biography of Robert Jones

Biography of Robert Jones

Dates: 1944

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typed biography. Robert Jones was born in 1829 in England. He married Harriett Tipper in 1852 and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He migrated to Utah in 1866 and died in Henefer in 1906.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 pages)
  • Creator: Jones, Edith Boley
  • Call Number: MSS 2674
  • 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 2674; Biography of Robert Jones; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2674, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.
Subject Terms
Jones, Robert, 1829-1906; Henefer (Utah)--History; Immigrants; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--England; Pioneers
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Jones (Robert), Biography of
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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

Edith Jones was a historian of Adams Camp Daughters of Utah Pioneers Utah County American Fork, Utah. She was also a great granddaughter-in-law of Robert Jones.

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