Monthly Archives: September 2017

Theodore Turley to Elder Woodruff and Elder Pratt: “I would do your cooking and wait on you”

On this day, Theodore Turley left on his mission to England.  Here is how he came to accompany Elder John Taylor and Elder Wilford Woodruff: From THE JUVENILE INSTRUCTOR archives, pp. 622-623: In the “Life of John Taylor” is related an … Continue reading

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Agnes Reed Ferguson b. 21 September 1843, Airdrie, Scotland

Agnes Reed Ferguson is the great-grandmother of my husband, John Conley Lewis. From Our Pioneer Heritage by Kate B. Carter, pp. 413-415 The Mormons from Scotland and Wales Stalwart Citizen Frederick Lewis, the son of John A. And Ann John … Continue reading

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Dad’s Clothes

Today is my Dad’s 87th Birthday!  I am remembering how he’s looked to me through the years. In most of my memories of Dad he is wearing a gray short-sleeved work shirt with a few grease spots on the front, … Continue reading

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Lois Angeline Smith d. 20 September 1921, wife of John Bushman

The Lehi Sun Thursday 22 September 1921 DEVOTED CHURCH WORKER CALLED BY DEATH Mrs. Lois Angeline Smith Bushman, devoted church worker, and wife of John Bushman, died at their home in Lehi First Ward, Monday after only three days of … Continue reading

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Priscilla Rebecca Turley Lyman d. 20 September 1904

Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol. 4, p.463 Priscilla Turley was born June 1, 1829 in Toronto, Canada, the daughter of Theodore and Frances Kimberly Turley, early converts of the Mormon Church. She became the seventh wife of Amasa Lyman January 16, … Continue reading

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Remembering Frederick Turley b. 17 September 1874, d. 15 April 1875

On this day, Frederick Turley, the 7th of 11 sons (and one daughter) was born to Isaac Turley and his wife, Sarah Greenwood Turley.   Frederick only lived 7 months in Beaver, Utah.  This family photo was taken a few … Continue reading

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4 Turley Children in 1842 Nauvoo School Records

Theodore Turley’s children, Priscilla, Frederick, Sarah and Isaac attended a school class in Nauvoo, taught by Pamela M. Michael.  Below is a record of all the children attending Nauvoo schools in 1842.

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