A Glimpse of Fairview Through the Eyes of a Special Pioneer Woman

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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
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Date Created 2005-03-01
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Title A Glimpse of Fairview Through the Eyes of a Special Pioneer Woman
Description arrangements, keen, energetic, and wide awake to the interests of the people over whom he presided and in whose hearts he lives. William was the father of twelve children, nine of whom lived to adulthood and were married. A few quotations from his speech given in the Manti Tabernacle, January 6, 1896, and printed in the Messenger. January 10, 1896, follow: "...I remember well the establishment of the Territorial Government The event occurred. 1 remember on the 9th day of September 1850...I was then far away in the City of Edinburgh." (William had been baptized into the LDS Church in 1848. so news of what happened in Utah thereafter was read with great interest.) "I was then just twenty years old. now I am an old man... I then did not know the value of Statehood: but great men desired it and 1 desired it-men who were moral, who were honorable and true, honest men and patriots who were not only true to their country, but to their God. Has Utah become a State too soon? No! Has it been too late? No! It is just come In the right time and to the right people. There is a time to be bom. and a time at which to die. and there was a time for Utah to be bom; but no time fixed for her death, for she will never die...It is pleasant, therefore, my fellow citizens, to contemplate our future, and we have a future of greatness. We that are old will pass away and it will give us satisfaction to think that we have left this legacy so good and so valuable to our children..." Documentation: The Messenger- Manti. Sanpete Co.. Utah. Friday. January 10. 1896 Vol. 3. No. 14. Hugh Russel Sloan and Margaret Vloiet Reid Sloan. Family Newsletter No. 6 June 1967. A Glimpse of Fairview Through the Eyes of a Special Pioneer Woman Norma Vance Non Professional Third Place Historical Essay Let's take a look back in time through the eyes of Mary Ann Pritchett, a pioneer woman of Fairview, who served for 33 years as Fairvtew's first Relief Society President. Mary Ann Fulcher was bom on the 4th of July. 1819. in North Carolina. She married James Mitchell Pritchett in 1836 in Virginia, and they had nine children. She and her husband and their children accepted the gospel and crossed the plains to Utah in an ox-train in 57
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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 326685
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