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Welcome Chapman

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 21
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1989
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325980
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t

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Title Welcome Chapman
Description sheets, pillow cases, and petticoats, etc. "liach of the Risley girls had one dozen linen sheets, two dozen pillow cases, a feather bed, a pair of pillows and a ^ood supply of clothing in her Hope Chest. The making of clothing required not only carding, spinning and weaving, but also the hand sewing of each article with fine stitching by needle and thread, and it also required the 'bleaching of the linen articles in the sunshine. After Welcome and Amelia joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-<lay Saints, there "began to be persecution against them; their friends and neighbors shunned them and looked down on them. Susan Amelia's family had been one of the most prominent and highly respected families in Kadi5on County, Hew York, and both of V/elcome's grandfathers had served in the American Revolution and were among the first settlers of Readsborough. Welcome and Amelia made their home in Hubbards-ville, New York, where their first four daughters were born. Their first was a pair of twins, who were named Almina J, and Chestine. Both died in infancy. The next child, also a girl, named Rosetta Anise, was born 5 September 1835. Soon afterward, Welcome and Amelia joined the "Mormon" Church. Amelia's parents were broken-hearted when their daughter and her husband joined this new, unpopular religion, but continued to give them love and support. The family of Welcome was very bitter, to the point of disowning him and refusing to answer his letters. Another daughter, whom they named Amelia, was born to this young couple on 20 liarch 1357- She was about a year old when the family decided to join the Saints in Ohio or Missouri. The two children, fiosetta and Amelia, were the only granddaughters the Sisleys had then, and they tried to persuade their daughter and son-in-law to stay, so that they could enjoy the happy association with these dearly loved little girls. But when they discovered that their pleadings 112
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Identifier 126_Welcome Chapman.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 21
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 325974
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t/325974