The book of life of Hugh Moon

The book of life of Hugh Moon

Dates: 1869

Typescript of an autobiography. Moon was born in Lancashire, England, converted to Mormonism with his parents, came to Nauvoo, Illinois, migrated to Utah in 1848, moved to St. George, Utah, in 1861, and relocated to Farmington, Utah, in 1866.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 6 p.
  • Creator: Moon, Hugh, 1815-1870
  • Call Number: MSS 751
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 751; The book of life of Hugh Moon; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 751, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Moon, Hugh, 1815-1870; Farmington (Utah)--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormons--Illinois--Nauvoo--History; Mormons--Utah--History; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Pioneers; Saint George (Utah)--History; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Typescripts
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Book of life of Hugh Moon
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:20-0600
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Biographical/Historical note

Mormon pioneer and missionary.

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