Mary Ann Robinson Dudley letters

Mary Ann Robinson Dudley letters

Dates: 1844-1897

Handwritten letters written from Nauvoo, Illinois; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Willard, Utah. Most of them were written by Mary Ann Robinson Dudley and deal largely with family matters. Dated 1844-1897.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.05 linear ft.) : 21 items
  • Creator: Dudley, Mary Ann Robinson, 1811-1884
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1835
  • 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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Arranged chronologically.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Mary Ann Robinson Dudley letters 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 1835; Mary Ann Robinson Dudley letters; 19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1835, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1981.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1981.
Subject Terms
Home and Family; Material Types; Social Life and Customs; Mormons--Utah--Salt Lake City--Correspondence; Mormon pioneers; Mormons--Illinois--Nauvoo--Correspondence; Mormons--Utah--Willard--Correspondence; Dudley, Mary Ann Robinson, 1811-1884; Dudley, Mary Ann Robinson, 1811-1884--Correspondence; Dudley family
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Processing Information
Processed; Benjamin Sipes; 2010.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Dudley (Mary Ann Robinson) letters
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-02-11 16:58:39 -0700.
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Biographical History

Mary Ann Robinson Dudley (1811-1884) was an early member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from New Hampshire and early settler of Willard, Utah.

Mary Ann Robinson was born on March 19, 1811 in New Hampshire to Noah and Susannah Robinson. She married Oliver Hunt Dudley (1809-1897) on August 13, 1832 in New Hampshire and they had seven children together. They joined the the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and moved to Nauvoo in 1844. In 1850 Mary and her family came to Utah with the Edward Hunter Company, and they settled in Willard, Utah. Mary died on February 4, 1884 in Willard, Utah.

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