Biography of Jane Handcock Wood

Biography of Jane Handcock Wood

Dates: approximately 1944

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. Jane Handcock Wood was born in England in 1811, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Utah in 1861. She settled in American Fork, Utah, and died in 1891.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (2 p.)
  • Creator: Huggard, Cora Greenwood
  • Call Number: MSS 2749
  • 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 Jane Handcock Wood 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 2749; Biography of Jane Handcock Wood; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2749, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Acquisition Information
Photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection.
Subject Terms
Mormon women--Biography; Mormons--England; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Social Life and Customs; Home and Family; City and Town Life; Immigrants; American Fork (Utah)--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Huggard, Cora Greenwood; Wood, Jane Handcock, 1811-1891
Genre / Form
Biography; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Biography of Jane Handcock Wood
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-20 15:40:08 -0700.
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Biographical note

Cora Huggard was a niece of Jane Handcock Wood and a member of Adams Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Utah County, American Fork, Utah.

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