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My Recollections and Reflections of Grandpa C C A Christensen

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 25
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1993
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6nz85tx
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 324626
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6nz85tx

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Title My Recollections and Reflections of Grandpa C C A Christensen
Description colors from fruits and berries, flowers and fungus, rusts and soils he gathered from nature. According to Mother, families were important to Grandpa and no doubt his first concern, but he didn't hesitate to take off on a mission for the Church when called by Church authorities. He would leave the farming and hard physical labor to his sons and daughters under the supervision of his wives, especially the family of Elise. In plural marriage with his wife Elise, his first wife, they had six children: three daughters Elisa, Diantha and Pauline, and three sons Charles, Frederick and Erastus. With his plural wife Maren, they had five children: two daughters, Anne and Julia, and three sons, John, Hyrum and Parley. They all were raised to adulthood, much to the credit of good mothers and strong family ties. It was Mother's belief that her father, C.C. A.,cou!d not have carried out his ambitions in Church programs and artistic pursuits without the special support of his wives and sons and daughters. I am proud to be part of the CCA. heritage. Long may his tribe endure. His remains are monumented at the family grave plot in the Ephraim Cemetery. 54
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 25
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324574
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6nz85tx/324574