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A copy of the sketch of the life of David Cazier as written by himself dated Nephi, Utah

A copy of the sketch of the life of David Cazier as written by himself dated Nephi, Utah

Dates: 1913

Photocopies of a typewritten autobiography. Cazier was born in Ordham County, Kentucky. His family moved to Illinois in 1841 where he joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1845. He later moved to Nauvoo, Illinois, to Council Bluffs, Iowa, and to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1850. He settled at Nephi, Utah, in 1851 and later married polygamously. Cazier also writes about his family life.

  • Extent: 1 item (15 pages)
  • Call Number: MSS 666
  • 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
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 666; A copy of the sketch of the life of David Cazier as written by himself dated Nephi, Utah; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 666, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Cazier, David, 1834-1929; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormons--Illinois--Nauvoo--History; Mormons--Iowa--Council Bluffs--History; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Nephi (Utah)--History; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Polygamy--Utah--Nephi--History
Genre / Form
Autobiographies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS666
Finding Aid Title
Copy of the sketch of the life of, as written by himself dated Nephi, Utah
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:18-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon pioneer and local church leader.



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