Brief history of Brigham Morris Young

Brief history of Brigham Morris Young

Dates: approximately 1970s

Typewritten biography of Brigham Morris Young. B. M. Young was a businessman who served two missions to Hawaii (1873-1875 and 1883) and helped organize the Young Men's Mutual Improvement Associations in numerous places for the Mormon Church. He married Armeda Snow who was the daughter of the fifth president of the Mormon Church, Lorenzo Snow (1814-1901).

  • Extent: 1 v. (34 p.)
  • Creator: Young, Gaylen S.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1999
  • 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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Initial citation: MSS SC 1999; Brief history of Brigham Morris Young; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1999, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mrs. Gaylen Snow Young in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mrs. Gaylen Snow Young; 1982.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon missionaries--Hawaii; Businessmen--Utah--Salt Lake City--Biography; Mormons--Utah--Salt Lake City--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Hawaii; Young, Gaylen S.; Young, Brigham Morris, 1854-1931; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association--History
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19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Brief history of Brigham Morris Young
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Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-11-10 12:46:16 -0700.
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Biographical History

Gaylen S. Young (1892-1981) was a Mormon Church leader, lawyer, judge, veteran of World War I, son of Brigham Morris Young (1854-1931), and grandson of the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young (1801-1877).

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