Robert Henry Marchant family papers

Robert Henry Marchant family papers

Dates: approximately 1881-2002

Collection includes the first volume of the "Robert Henry Marchant Family History" compiled by Roselyn Marble Baird in 2008 for the Glen & Vera Marble Family Reunion. It is a history of the Marchant Family from 1881-2002 with photographs. Also included is a copy of a part of the "History of Alvin Winegar and Mary Judd Faithful Pioneer Ancestors" (pages 97-114).

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Marchant, Robert Henry, 1881-1947
  • Call Number: MSS 6605
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Robert Henry Marchant (1881-1947) was a Mormon who worked as a laborer all of his life. Robert Henry Marchant was born February 22, 1881, in Peoa, Summit County, Utah. When he was 18 years old he started working for a surveying company. In October 1900 he entered the L.D.S. College in missionary training to go to the Germany Mission. Upon returning he met and married Ivy Winegar (1883-1937) in the Salt Lake City Temple. He worked in various labor jobs throughout his life and held various positions in the LDS Church. After Ivy's death in 1937, Robert was remarried December 30, 1942, to Alfreda Annie "Effie" Johnson in the Salt Lake City Temple. He died March 12, 1947.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Technical Requirements
Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Robert Henry Marchant family papers 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 6605; Robert Henry Marchant family papers; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6605, LTPSC.
Custodial History
The L. Tom Perry Special Collections received this collection from Roselyn Marble Baird.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Roselyn Marble Baird; 2008.
Subject Terms
Marchant, Robert Henry, 1881-1947; Family histories; Portraits
Genre / Form
Family records; Manuscripts
Processing Information
Processed; Lionel Thomas, student photograph processor; 2011.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Marchant (Robert Henry) family papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lionel Thomas
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-31T15:51-0600
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