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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
Format image/jpeg
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_p009
Description crossroads .__She_gives_it as follows:_"It t-o Die excel 1 e'nt meal s shfi provided.__Tn those days da-;ceR began that_a_voice_told me to_take_the, road_to V!i 11 oy; Greek, so fit. P nl clnc[f in the sft.PT-nnnn and ] p .q f, ft ri until rni d ni p; h r. I did, and caxae to the-home Perry Tn* t.7.:cerald She was the mother nf nine daughters and twn snn.q. TTrt obtained employment and had all the milk I wanted tn drinic 1 i fa was truly nne of rri-vi'p,r nnd Inving tfindfii-nfiRfi, never Tt was there T met .John Fi ty.geral d , thp, nldest snn nf /forgetting the pnnr and wa i ti ng nn the sink. Rhe pn s r e s :-¦ e Perry, and__after ?i__.short OOPrtfthi p v;e V ore, rnarrJRfi__i n the nobility of soul, sweetness nf disposition, firmneRR nf old in Salt e City, 7eh. 173 1 hy piirpose and rare judgment in the d isnernmen t of right and Ttoni el TT . VJel Is." 8he served her churnh for 40 years as a Belief floniety vorker and she was always liberal in her donations to the cause of righteousness. She has 4-7 graridoh i 1 dren •eat grandchildren, and 11 great- x.-reat ndc.hi 1 dren at, 0~ the time of this writing (Jan, 8, 1942). In the family of one of her daughters three sons are bishops. Five nf her t.hp. arrivwl r>f .Tnhnst.nntfi nrr.ur P.m h rrnvpri t.n grandsons and great grandsons and nne grs nghter have Payson v;*i th the Fitzgerald family. Her husband remained been nr\ in Salt Ta Ice Vp,1 1 ey tn gu." rrl the prnrRrti' p. nd nthervi se She v.-as left a widow in 1892 with 6 of 11 children at serve those, in authority. home. Courage never failed her. Her patriarchal blessing Her married life v:n r filled v-it.h all the hardships, Raid that she would remain here long as life was OW ool T; r i vf, t i n nd dnnpers nf pinneer 1 i f e, On nne On Feb. P4} 1917 her n-randsnn F. Smith .she barely esr.aped being scalped by an angry Indian. she loved, tn dedicate her to the Tord and snnn after 7/hile bringing some immigrants to Utah, her nasfaand passed peacefully away, bought her a p.note stove and --she was one of the first in Her life was a real conversinn fnr eternal happiness Draper tn have snp.h p, valued treasure. -She washed, corded memory is cherished by her family and grandchildren and spun many rounds of wool__to provide clothes for her fa rn i .1 y Tt was a common practise in the early days for t!"ose yjho attended the dancing parties to come to her home for Innch dn-Hr;. the intermission.___She became for the
Format image/jpeg
Setname uum_jwfc
Date Created 2005-09-12
Date Modified 2005-09-12
ID 204319
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k0727d/204319