Charles Lambert materials

Charles Lambert materials

Dates: 1816-1892

Includes Charles Lambert’s personal history, family group sheet, and various materials relating to the history of the Cannon family, 1816-1892.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Lambert, Charles, 1816-1892
  • Call Number: MSS 6021
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Charles Lambert materials 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 6021; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6021, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1989.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1989.
Related Material
MSS 927.
Subject Terms
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--United States; Pioneers
Processing Information
Processed; Meghan Mathews; 11 November 2007.
Appraisal Information
LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy of 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Lambert (Charles) materials
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Meghan Mathews and Karen Glenn, student processors and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-08T08:54-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Charles Lambert (1816-1892) served missions to England and worked on the Nauvoo Temple as a stone-cutter.

Charles Lambert was born on 30 August 1816 in Kirk Deithton, England, to Charles Lambert and Sarah Greaves. Lambert converted to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1843, moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1844, migrated to Utah in 1849, and served missions in England in 1870 and 1882. He also worked on the Nauvoo Temple as a stone-cutter. On 28 November 1844 he married Mary Alice Cannon in Nauvoo, Illinois. Mary Alice was the sister of church apostle George Q. Cannon and Leonora Cannon Taylor, wife of future church president John Taylor. Charles Lambert died on 2 May 1892 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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