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Title Fitzgerald Famly Stories
Personal Names Fitzgerald, John W., 1907-1998
Creator Fitzgerald, John W., 1907-1998
Date Digital 2004-06-24
Type Text; Image
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Format Creation Scanned at 300 dpi on Epson Expression 1640 XL flatbed scanner. Files saved as uncompressed TIFF. Resized to 1000 pixel-width JPEG images with Photoshop CS.
Language eng
Rights Management Digital Images copyright 2004, Univerity of Utah. All rights reserved.
Scanning Technician Charles Nielson
Metadata Cataloger Charles Nielson
ARK ark:/87278/s6k0727d
Setname uum_jwfc
Date Created 2005-09-12
Date Modified 2017-09-11
ID 204348
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k0727d

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Title uu_fitzgerald2_p007
Description T.et us turn hank the years to Kerch. \\ i TO T\; our ?¦ /Tea -v>L»- c±^~ TPT i" n f r< h ^ vi a 1\T/-^ -«+• l-i ','"*-, 1 . P,rlpf into the ' "Ri 11; f. i ¦' e h pp 1 .q a T1 TV r> n n d place is New Market, Flintshire, North -¦ A lovely gradually life became har.py R little bundle of humanity had new eyes that morning Then when Sarah v»as about twelve yearn of are some upon a new v.'orl rl ;__life had begun for a mother of H-or] t ,q g frnm a fnrpign land namp, t,o thp of daughters Rarah Ann Wi11iarnp;t Market; they were ministers_of ^ pp.w n-or.pp.i ; mi nn a r The baby grew as all__babies do and .qonn hRriarnp. a favn-pi of t.hp Churp.'n of .Trrus Ohri .st of T.ntter-Pay 8a ints-"Mormon of the family, eypp.cially of hp.r granrlfathpr Williamp whn hpirl, i ntp.rp.,qt among thR pfiopi r was aroused, used to carry her about on__hi.q .q rip.r.q nr> gi yp hsr a and,-in spite of-tlxe apposition,_In. nf t,j small coin when her flying fp.p.t v/onid p.arry hpr to many people '-fire converted and baptised, among whom was him when h<=> nsmn through thp, g,it.fi, T.fa ry V'iliinm.q and hp.r rln ught p.rq T Thp.y longed t o . mi ^ ra t,p, th Her fathp.r, John Wniiam.q, vas onp of thp nthp.-r.q to 7,i on to the valleys of the nounta i n.q out in TTta h farmers o f t h p t w o n ;__receiving m»-iny at go vjhp.n Rarah Vii v. a s about 1^ years old, her father fairs for* his fine hnrsps smi gpp.cs a nrl the sold his .fine horses, cattle, geese and other belonp.inr;s could the 1?traip'htest fu.rrovr and 1 j ft the most anrl bought tickets for the-voya£;e to America. The tine of grain in all the country round about, BM.ng over six feet ia r t i n & i; :a ,q t ea r f r| 1 ynpri p.nnp p SaraJi f B grff ndf *.• thpi ¦ tall and very strong he could five hundred pounds of 7'/i 1.1 j " P''id gnnd.-byp hfifrifp__thpsr I.pft for the seanprt wheat his granary, .iteps and plane it in the hi Fp T-Te-felt .t'ne.ir loss so keenly that he didn't want to see th was loved and respected by all his neighbors and his leave the coast of '"ales for the long-. 1 onp journey anros.q family was his chief nride and the onpan TTp h p. I'l.nniri wens thpn a r/a i n go i t Each child had v-orlc to do. With butter to bp r. with spt'tov-' in his heart that he pair! f;~, rp'?fs1 1 . cheese to be made, p.ows to be mi 1 Ired t__the a ni.rn ¦¦'!.? to be The .journey v.-.a s anything hut pleasant;__the onean T:as fed, it was a busy household .__Tt fell to .q lot to anr] rough the s i 1 i ng vessel v/a'.q not the best and for day tend the geese. There ^ere no fences between the at a time v-hen-adverse winds blew, they would not giake any and it required constant attention__to Veep the geege out of headway ;-:t u 1 1 . Added, to the other hardships__Q.f the j the gra infields and along the right paths,___They were taken sga sicknesf ,old_sind_exposure ,__came_the_scarlet-&;ver out in the morning to the ponds and feeding grounds and and Herah vas the one ^ho took it, in the most severe form. brought back- to their pens at night Thin life, went.-on for For days she hovered__near the brink of trie H-reat__h the VIi 11 iams-father__, mother<and their family of four girls and, on<=j SOn--ur.1'hi 1 the death of the only hoy Vvhip.h brought Everyone p.r r-.ept__her [j, vo_hnr up for 'dead ; faith of her ..-other never r-avered 3__ann yery weak
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Setname uum_jwfc
Date Created 2005-09-12
Date Modified 2005-09-12
ID 204317
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k0727d/204317