Biography of Mary Ann Covington Stratton West

Biography of Mary Ann Covington Stratton West

Dates: approximately 1958

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a tyewritten biography. Mary Ann Covington was born in 1815 in England, and she joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1840. She emigrated to Utah in 1847 in the company of her husband, Joseph Albert Stratton. Her husband died in 1850, and she married Chauncey Walker West in 1852. She had no children and died in 1908.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Clayson, Ruby Thornton Brown, 1889-1976
  • Call Number: MSS 2817
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Biography of Mary Ann Covington Stratton West 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 2817; Biography of Mary Ann Covington Stratton West; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2817, 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
West, Mary Ann Covington Stratton, 1815-1908; Home and Family; Immigrants--Utah; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon women--Biography; Mormons--Great Britain; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Biography
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2817
Finding Aid Title
Biography of Mary Ann Covington Stratton West
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-29T04:10-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Clayson was a grand niece of Mary Ann Covington Stratton West. Clayson was associated with North Utah County Company, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Adams Camp, American Fork, Utah.



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