Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop family histories

Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop family histories

Dates: 1975-1980

Collection consists of two volumes of family history written by Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop. The first volume concerns Matthew Bristow Wheelwright, his wives Mary and Catherine, and their descendants. Genealogical records, photocopied correspondence and notes, and photographs are included in the volume. The second volume concerns John Worth Pearse and his descendants, and includes genealogical records, photographs and transcribed journal entries. The volumes were published in 1980 and 1975, respectively.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Harrop, Fern Pearse Wheelwright. -- Wheelwright, Hyrum Bristow, 1892-1978
  • Call Number: MSS 6961
  • 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.
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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 Wheelwright family histories 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 6961; Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop family histories; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6961, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop in 1988.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop; 1988.
Subject Terms
Pearce family; Wheelwright family; Home and Family; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Family histories
Processing Information
Processed; Mary Downs; 2009.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Harrop (Fern Pearse Wheelwright) family histories
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Mary Downs, student processor, and John Murphy, curator.
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-27T04:15-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Fern Pearse Wheelwright Harrop (1926-1993) was a family historian in Utah.

Biographical History

Hyrum Bristow Wheelwright (1892-1978) was a family historian in Utah.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts