Feramorz L. Young diary

Feramorz L. Young diary

Dates: 1880-1881

Handwritten and bound diary. Young talks about his journey to Mexico and his cultural and religious experiences there while serving there. Young became ill on his mission and died at sea on his way back to Utah. He was buried at sea off the coast of Florida.

  • Extent: 1 item (31 leaves)(0.03 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Young, Feramorz L., 1858-1881
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2142
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; 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 Feramorz L. Young diary 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 2142; Feramorz L. Young diary; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2142, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by David J. Farr in 1983.
Acquisition Information
Donated; David J. Farr 26561 Campesino Mission Viejo, CA 92691; 1983.
Subject Terms
Young, Feramorz L., 1858-1881--Diaries; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Mexico--History; Mormons--Mexico--History--Sources; Mormons--Missionary experiences--Mexico--History
Genre / Form
Diaries; Electronic books
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Young (Feramorz L.) diary
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:28-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon missionary to Mexico.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts