Eldredge family history

Eldredge family history

Dates: 1932-1938

Typescript history of the Eldredge family in Massachusetts and Utah written by several family members. The history describes the "miracle of the seagulls" and gives an account of "Johnston's Army" in Utah.

  • Extent: 1 item (40 leaves)
  • Creator: Eldredge, Deon. -- Eldredge, Joseph Underwood. -- Eldredge, Kaye. -- Eldredge, Leah Lambert
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1749
  • 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
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Eldredge family history 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 SC 1749; Eldredge family history; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1749, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mrs. Merrill Warnick in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mrs. Merrill Warnick; 1980.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Doctrines; Eldredge, Elnathan, 1810-1871; Eldridge family; Utah Expedition (1857-1858); Immigration and American Expansion; Massachusetts--Genealogy; Miracles; Mormon pioneers; Pioneers; Utah--Genealogy; Ute Indians--Wars
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Eldredge family history
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:20-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Great-grandson of Elnathan Eldredge, convert to the Mormon Church.

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