100 Years of Faith

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 28
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1996
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title 100 Years of Faith
Description She never saw her parents or her sister Julia again. The baby her mother was expecting when she left for America in 1911. was a daughter, Elizabeth. They met only once years later in 1967 when Elizabeth made a visit to see some of her children in Canada. Gerald passed away March 21, 1978, and one year later Mary moved to Springville where she resided until 1990. At age 96 she began to lose her eyesight and she could no longer be independent. She moved to Salt Lake City where she celebrated her 100th birthday on October 27, 1994. She is still the only member of her Hungarian family to have joined the Church, but all of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren are members. She is also responsible for completing the temple work for 104 of her German-Hungarian ancestors. Mary Koch. age 21, Cincinnati, Ohio- Mary and Gerald Carpenter on their wed- Courtesy Carl Carpenter ding day October 1,1919 - Manti, Utah. Courtesy Carl Carpenter Mary Koch Carpenter receives tribute on her 100 birthday anniversary from Governor Mike Leavitt. Courtesy Carl Carpenter
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 28
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326681
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