Biography of David Daniel Peet

Biography of David Daniel Peet

Dates: approximately 1958

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typed biography. David Daniel Peet was born in 1849 in St. Louis, Missouri. His family were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. David migrated to Utah and settled in American Fork. He married Mary Elizabeth Thornton in 1877, and they had 11 children. He died in 1928. This item was co-authored by Laura Logie Timpson.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Mayne, Rachel Ellen Peet, 1858. -- Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973
  • Call Number: MSS 2812
  • 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 2812; Biography of David Daniel Peet; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2812, LTPSC.
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This item was phocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection.
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Phocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection.
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Peet, David Daniel, 1849-1928; American Fork (Utah)--History; Home and Family; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--Utah; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Social Life and Customs
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Biography of David Daniel Peet
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-29T04:10-0700
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Biographical note

Rachel Peet Mayne was a sister of David Daniel Peet. This item was written for Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Utah County, American Fork, Utah.

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