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Collection Number RG0873.AM
Collection Name RG0873 Davenport, John S., 1826-1902
Identifier Letter
Size and Materials 1 item
Title John S. Davenport letter
Date or Date Span 11/22/1897
Date 11/22/1897
Admin/Biographical History See John S. Davenport's Find-A-Grave record for additional biographical information.
Scope & Content The collection consists of a letter written by John S. Davenport of Hubbell, Nebraska, November 22, 1897 to Jay Amos Barrett. The letter provides Davenport family history/genealogy and describes the family's involvement in the early Mormon church and its move west, including the winter of 1846 in Florence, Nebraska. Also included is a typed transcription of the letter.
Creator Davenport, John S., 1826-1902
Subjects Reminiscing
People Barrett, Jay Amos, 1865-1936
Davenport, John S., 1826-1902
Davenport, Madorah (Pack), 1831-1902
Search Terms Davenport family
Florence (Neb.)
Hubbell (Neb.)
Mormons
Mormon trail
Reminiscences