Tribute To The William and Sophia Daniels Family Reunion

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 09
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1977
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 324900
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Title Tribute To The William and Sophia Daniels Family Reunion
Description Each year will go by a little faster. The family will grow a little larger, and getting together becomes more difficult. Contact with relatives is soon limited to funerals, weddings, an occasional letter and chance meetings. Thus--THE FAMILY REUNION--to renew associations, meet younger members of the family, and partners of those now married. Older folks do some reminiscing, they recall "way back when." The young ones discuss the future, and all the plans they've made. Everyone talks of their children and the important things they do, dreams they have, what they hope to accomplish, places they've been and seen. We exchange family group sheets, information to bring them current, and don't forget the camera. A picture is worth ten thousand words. The picnic lunch, all enjoy. And what better time to trade a recipe, bring up to date the address book, or share the location of a favorite fishing spot. If they were able to be here with us today, or even look down and catch a glimpse, I think William and Sophia Daniels would be very happy and proud of this, the gathering of their posterity. Perhaps we should take just a moment to reflect, think of the numerous hardships they en-dured, and give thanks. Because of the obstacles they overcame, we have the opportunity of being here together this day. After years of planning and saving, the dream of coming to America would be realized. In the early part of 1874, William, with his 10 year old son Henrick, left Logster to make a home for the family in this new land. Dorothy and Wilhelmena Minnie, the two eldest daughters, had accompanied other families to Mt. Pleasant three years prior. This is -26-
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Identifier 036_Tribute To The William and Sophia Daniels Family Reunion.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 9
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324890
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