A brief history of the life of Mary Buys Moss

A brief history of the life of Mary Buys Moss

Dates: approximately 1960s

Photocopies of a typewritten biography of Mary Buys Moss (1836-1877). Mary came to Utah at age fourteen with the Mormon pioneers and settled with her family in Bountiful. She married Robert Moss (d. 1895) in 1853 and had twelve children.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Moss, David Alvin
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1064
  • 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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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from A brief history of the life of Mary Buys Moss must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS SC 1064; A brief history of the life of Mary Buys Moss; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1064, LTPSC.
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Buys family; Moss, Mary Buys, 1836-1877; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers--Utah--Bountiful--Biography; Mormons--Utah--Bountiful--Biography; Pioneers
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19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Brief history of the life of Mary Buys Moss
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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