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Danish Friends

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1998
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326508
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s

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Title Danish Friends
Description In time, she joined the Mormon Church Many people were opposed to this religion, so the Elders took mother and grand-mother to the ocean at midnight for the baptism When John Miller, one of the Elders, had completed his mission and was ready to return to his home in Utah, he offered to take his converts with him He would sponsor them Grandmother accepted his offer, and she and my mother came with him to Richfield, Utah John Miller owned a store in Richfield. Mother was then old enough to help him in the store Grandmother continued to sew for people as she had done in Denmark. In this manner she paid back the money she owed him for their sponsorship. One day, Neil Miller, John's brother, came to Richfield for a visit His family were all grown and his wife had passed away He and my grandmother liked each other and were married. He Nellie Peterson, John Peterson, Leona Squire. Karen R. Hansen had mother and grandmother sealed to him in the Manti Temple. They made their home in Manti. In Manti, they met Karen Reenberg, also a Danish convert She walked with a crutch, having broken her leg when eight years of age She had also learned to be a seamstress and earned her living in this manner She fell again when fourteen years of age and 9
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Identifier 019_Danish Friends.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326406
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s/326406