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Nelson Heresford Kathan patriarchal blessings and ordination certificates

Nelson Heresford Kathan patriarchal blessings and ordination certificates

Dates: 1912-1913

Typed transcripts of "patriarchal blessing(s)" given to Nelson Heresford Kathan and Sarah Jane King Kathan by John A. West, a Mormon patriarch. Also included are two certificates recording the ordination of Nelson H. Kathan to offices in the Mormon priesthood and two short, handwritten histories of Nathan and Sarah Kathan.

  • Extent: 6 items (7 leaves)
  • Creator: Kathan, Nelson Heresford, 1837-1925
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1420
  • 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
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Nelson Heresford Kathan patriarchal blessings and ordination certificates mustbe obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Note
This item was formerly accessioned under the number A78-373.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1420; Nelson Heresford Kathan patriarchal blessings and ordination certificates; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1420, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Kathan, Nelson Heresford, 1837-1925--Sources; Kathan, Sarah Jane King, 1852---Sources; West, John A.; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Mormons--California--History; Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church)--History; Patriarchs (Mormon theology)--Utah--History
Genre / Form
Certificates; Transcripts
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1420
Finding Aid Title
Kathan (Nelson Heresford) patriarchal blessings and ordination certificates
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:13-0700
Finding Aid Language
English.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Convert to the Mormon Church.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu