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Eunice Coffin O'Neil letter to William B. Coffin in Nauvoo (1846)

Eunice Coffin O'Neil letter to William B. Coffin in Nauvoo (1846)

Dates: 1896

The Eunice Coffin O'Neil letter to William B. Coffin in Nauvoo (1846) discusses Eunice's worries of William associating with the Mormon Church (LDS). Updates of family life are included.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear feet)
  • Creator: O'Neil, Eunice Coffin
  • Call Number: MSS 4031
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Restricted access; Original not available. Typescript 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 Eunice Coffin O'Neil letter to William B. Coffin in Nauvoo (1846) 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 4031; Eunice Coffin O'Neil letter to William B. Coffin in Nauvoo (1846); 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4031, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1993.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1993.
Subject Terms
Home and Family; Mormon pioneers; Mormonism; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Persecution; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Letters
Processing Information
Processed; Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2009.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Americana because of collection development policy 5.VI: "Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history."
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS4031
Finding Aid Title
O'Neil (Eunice Coffin) letter to William B. Coffin in Nauvoo (1846)
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2009.
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-07T15:41-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Eunice Coffin O'Neil is the sister of William B. Coffin who joined the LDS Church. She was born around 1807 in North Carolina to James Coffin and Sally Starbucks Coffin. She married Mark O'Neil on the 24 June 1824 in Indiana.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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