Cannon, Frank J.

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Born into Mormon family on January 25, 1859 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Father polygamist and member of First Presidency in the LDS Church. Graduated from University of Deseret. Worked as a reporter for Deseret News. Married Martha A. Brown. Became a popular Utah politician. Elected to congress in 1894, U.S. Senate 1897. Lost political favor and by 1904 left Mormon Church and Republican party and joined Democratic party. Became editor Salt Lake Tribune and wrote exposes about political and religious corruption in Utah. Died in Denver in 1933.

From the description of Papers, 1899-1904. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 71268786

Kenney is a Mormon author and historian.

From the guide to the Scott G. Kenney research materials, 1820-1984, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Frank J. Cannon (1859-1933) was a Utah politician and newspaper editor. He served in the United States Senate between 1896 and 1899.

From the description of Frank J. Cannon letter, circa 1910. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367390231

Frank J. Cannon (1896-1933) was a Mormon businessman and politician. He served in the United States Senate between 1896 and 1899.

From the description of Frank J. Cannon papers, 1896-1940 [microform]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367537092

Frank J. Cannon (1859-1933) was a Utah businessman, politician, and son of the Mormon Apostle, George Q. Cannon.

From the description of Frank J. Cannon letters, 1898-1913. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367405209

Frank J. Cannon (1859-1933) was a U.S. Senator and Mormon author from Utah who was later excommunicated by the Mormon Church.

From the guide to the Frank J. Cannon letter, 1901, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Frank J. Cannon (1859-1933) was a Mormon Church leader, Utah politician, and son of the Mormon Apostle, George Q. Cannon (1827-1901).

From the description of Frank J. Cannon letter, 1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367391134

Frank J. Cannon (1859-1933 ) was a Utah politician and newspaper editor. He served in the United States Senate between 1896 and 1899.

From the guide to the Frank J. Cannon letter, circa 1910, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

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creatorOf Scott G. Kenney research materials, 1820-1984 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Frank J. Cannon letter, 1901 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Cannon, Frank J. Letter, 1903, July 5, Cherry Creek, Utah [to] John M. Cannon. Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library
creatorOf Wilson, Gertrude, 1895-1982. Oral history interview with Gertrude Wilson, 1982 April 28. American Primers
creatorOf Cannon, Frank J. Papers, 1899-1904. Denver Public Library, Central Library
creatorOf Cannon, Frank J. Frank J. Cannon letter, 1901. American Primers
creatorOf Cannon, Frank J. Frank J. Cannon letters, 1898-1913. American Primers
creatorOf Frank J. Cannon letter, circa 1910 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Cannon, Frank J. Frank J. Cannon letter, circa 1910. American Primers
creatorOf Kenney, Scott G., 1946-. Scott G. Kenney research materials, 1820-1984. American Primers
creatorOf Caine, Alfred H. (Alfred Henry), 1860-1890. Alfred H. Caine family correspondence, 1873-1903. American Primers
creatorOf Strain, Joseph H., 1864-1946. Joseph H. Strain letters, 1916. American Primers
creatorOf Kenney, Scott G., 1946-. Research collection, 1820-1984. American Primers
creatorOf Cannon, Frank J. Frank J. Cannon papers, 1896-1940 [microform]. American Primers
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associatedWith Benson, Ezra T. (Ezra Taft), 1811-1869 person
associatedWith Caine, Alfred H. (Alfred Henry), 1860-1890. person
associatedWith Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 person
associatedWith Cannon, John M. person
associatedWith Chow, David L. person
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associatedWith Clayton, William, 1814-1879 person
associatedWith Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 person
associatedWith Coolbrith, Ina D. (Ina Donna), 1842? -1928 person
associatedWith Gates, Susa Young, 1856-1933 person
associatedWith Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 person
associatedWith Kenney, Scott G., 1946- person
associatedWith Lambert, George C. (George Cannon), b. 1848 person
associatedWith Old Imperial Mining and Milling Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 person
associatedWith Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 person
associatedWith Smith, Julina L. (Julina Lambson), 1849-1936 person
associatedWith Smith, Levira A. (Levira Annette), 1842-1888 person
associatedWith Strain, Joseph H., 1864-1946. person
associatedWith Wilson, Gertrude, 1895-1982. person
associatedWith Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 person
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Birth 1859-01-25

Death 1933-07-25

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