Download Brigham Young S Homes by Colleen Whitley PDF

By Colleen Whitley

This assortment surveys the various homes, apartments, farms, and homes of Brigham younger, chief of the Mormon pioneers, first territorial governor of Utah, and moment president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The authors speak about, as well as the structures themselves, what went on inside of their partitions, having a look particularly on the lives of Young's plural better halves and their teenagers. Their emphasis is on Young's flats as houses, not only constructions. The textual content is seriously illustrated with pictures, drawings and maps.

Show description

Read or Download Brigham Young S Homes PDF

Best christian denominations & sects books

The Mormon Cult: A Former Missionary Reveals the Secrets of Mormon Mind Control

Scrutinizing the adventure of becoming up Mormon, this own narrative tells the tale of 1 man's disillusionment along with his religion and next excommunication from the Church. This account reveals what's posited as inherent racism and sexism in the church and seeks to reveal the controlling tools of indoctrination and the cruel technique of excommunication.

Brigham Young

Brigham younger involves existence during this superlative biography that provides him as a Mormon chief, a company genius, a kin guy, a political organizer, and a pioneer of the West. Drawing on an enormous diversity of resources, together with records, own diaries, and personal correspondence, Leonard J. Arrington brings younger to lifestyles as a towering but absolutely human determine, the amazing captain of his humans and his church for thirty years, who mixed piety and the pursuit of strength to go away an indelible stamp on Mormon society and the tradition of the Western frontier.

Ancient Documents and the Pearl of Great Price

Dr. Hugh W. Nibley, professor emeritus of old scriptures at Brigham younger collage, gave the next twenty-six lectures in an honors classification at the Pearl of significant cost. This classification was once videotaped within the Maesar construction in the course of iciness semester 1986 and the textual content used to be then transcribed and is integrated right here during this ebook.

Mennonite Women in Canada: A History

Girl voices are infrequent within the ancient list of the Mennonites. however, Mennonite ladies have been influential in shaping Mennonite and Canadian society. Mennonite ladies in Canada, the 1st finished historical past of Mennonite girls, lines their position over the last 200 years.     Marleen Epp explores women's roles in the contexts of immigration, relations, church existence, paintings, schooling, and social lifestyles.

Extra info for Brigham Young S Homes

Example text

50 Wait explains that Genoa took in a great deal more territory at the time the Youngs lived there than it did later. It embraced the towns of Locke, Summerhill, and Groton in Tompkins County until 1802, and Lansing in Tomkins until 1817. 52 In one account, It Happened in Lansing, Isabelle H. Parish, town of Lansing historian, reports that Brigham Young lived as a boy with his parents on the shore of Cayuga Lake, near Lansing Station. 55 The cemetery is small. Most tombstones are broken, the writing on them not discernible.

70 According to the History of Tioga, Cheming, Tomkins and Schuyler Counties, the family settled on a farm near Pine Grove, seven miles west of what is now Watkins Glen, on Sugar Hill Road. 71 John Young’s home in the “Sugar Hill” district was remote—at least fifteen miles from any settlement where supplies could be purchased. The nearest Indian and trading establishment at Painted Post was eighteen miles away. According to Jabez Hamner, an early settler who also arrived in 1815 with his family and who lived in the house of John Young until he could build for himself, John Young’s only neighbors were his eldest daughter Nancy and her husband Daniel Kent.

Brigham Young married Mary Ann Angell after his first wife died. When plural marriage was introduced, Mary Ann accepted his subsequent wives, apparently with remarkable grace and kindness. In this painting by William W. Major, begun in Nauvoo in 1845 and completed in Salt Lake City between 1848 and 1851, the Youngs are shown with their children, from left to right: Brigham Young, seated and holding a hymnal, Joseph A. Young, Luna Young, Brigham Young Jr. and his twin, Mary Ann Young, Alice Young, John W.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.54 of 5 – based on 28 votes