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Biography of John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson

Biography of John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson

Dates: 1965

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typewritten biography. John Olney Adams was born in American Fork, Utah, in 1861 and Mattie Marie Peterson was born in 1864 in Denmark. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and migrated to Utah. They married in 1884. John died in 1932 in Bingham, Utah, and Mattie died in 1928.

  • Extent: 1 item (4 p.)
  • Creator: Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973
  • Call Number: MSS 2842
  • 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 John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson 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 2842; Biography of John Olney Adams (native pioneer) and his wife, Mattie Marie Peterson; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2842, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 52 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 298.
Subject Terms
Adams, John O. (John Olney), 1861-1932; Adams, Mattie M. (Mattie Marie), 1864-1928; American Fork (Utah)--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon women--Biography; Pioneers; Utah--Emigration and immigration--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History
Genre / Form
Biography; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2842
Finding Aid Title
Adams (John Olney) (native pioneer) and his wife, Peterson (Mattie Marie), Biography of
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-29T04:10-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Timpson was Camp Historian, North Utah County Company, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Adams Camp, American Fork, Utah.



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Ryan Lee
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