Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893

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Mormon patriarch and missionary who played a vital role in the emigration of British Mormons to Utah.

From the description of Personal history items, 1848-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553181

Milo Andrus was a Mormon pioneer, missionary, and Patriarch. Born March 6, 1814 in Elizabethtown, Essex County, New York, he was baptized into the Mormon Church in 1833. He served as a missionary in England, Canada, and the United States, as a stake President, and as a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy. He is particularly remembered for leading several groups of hundreds of Mormons on their journeys to Ohio, Missouri, and Utah. He had 11 wives and 57 children. Milo Andrus died June 19, 1893 in Oxford, Idaho.

From the description of Autobiography of Milo Andrus, January 9, 1875. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 123943900

Mormon pioneer who came to Utah in 1861.

From the description of Journals, 1840-1861. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122608953

From the description of Milo Andrus photographs, circa 1860s-1893. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367955670

From the guide to the Milo Andrus journals, 1840-1861, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Born in England; joined LDS church; pioneer of Green River and Cache Valley, Utah, Salmon River, Idaho.

From the description of Biography. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154299114

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creatorOf Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893. Milo Andrus photographs, circa 1860s-1893. American Primers
referencedIn Andrus, Hyrum Leslie, 1924-. Biographical materials on Milo Andrus, 1844-1979? American Primers
creatorOf Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893. Biography. Landmarks of Science Microform Service
creatorOf MS 1352, Woodruff, Wilford 1807-1898. Wilford Woodruff journals and papers 1828-1898 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Church History Library
creatorOf Milo Andrus journals, 1840-1861 L. Tom Perry Special Collections19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893. Autobiography of Milo Andrus, January 9, 1875. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Fish, Horace, 1799-1870. Biography [microform] (Typescript). American Primers
referencedIn Milo Andrus photograph collection, circa 1900-1930 J. Willard Marriott Library, University of UtahPhotograph Archives
creatorOf Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893. Journals, 1840-1861. American Primers
referencedIn Biographical materials on Milo Andrus, 1844-1979 L. Tom Perry Special Collections19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
referencedIn Andrus family papers, 1978-1979 J. Willard Marriott Library, University of UtahManuscripts Division
referencedIn The Andrus recorder, 1964 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
referencedIn United States. Works Progress Administration. Utah Section. Biographical sketches, Box 1, A-Bl. Utah Division of State History, Utah Historical Society
creatorOf Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893. Personal history items, 1848-1980. American Primers
creatorOf Andrus, Milo, 1814-1893. Collection. Utah Division of State History, Utah Historical Society
referencedIn Andrus family. The Andrus recorder, 1964. American Primers
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Birth 1814-03-06

Death 1893-06-19

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