Biographical sketch of the life of John Mercer

Biographical sketch of the life of John Mercer

Dates: 1930

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a typewritten biography. Mercer was born in England in 1818, he joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and migrated to Nauvoo, Illinois, and later to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1848. He settled in American Fork, Utah, and died in 1860.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.02 linear ft.) : 4 p.
  • Creator: Francom, Laura Boley
  • Call Number: MSS SC 3315
  • 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 Biographical sketch of the life of John Mercer 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 3315; Biographical sketch of the life of John Mercer; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 3315, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from the 920 microfilm collection, reel 51.
Subject Terms
Mercer, John, 1818-1860; American Fork (Utah)--History; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Pioneers; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History; Utah--Emigration and immigration
Genre / Form
Biography--19th century
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC3315
Finding Aid Title
Mercer (John), Biographical sketch of the life of
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:23-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Francom was a writer of family histories.



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