Gates, Susa Young, 1856-1933

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Gates, Susa Young

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Gates, Susanna Young Dunford, 1856-1933.

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Gates, Susanna Young Dunford, 1856-1933.

Gates, Susa Amelia Young 1856-1933

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Gates, Susa Amelia Young 1856-1933

Young Gates, Susa

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Young Gates, Susa

Young, Susa, 1856-1933

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Dunford, Susa Young 1856-1933

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Dunford, Susa Young 1856-1933

Gates, Susa Y.

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1856-03-18

1856-03-18

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1933-05-27

1933-05-27

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Daughter of Brigham Young.

From the guide to the MS 8884 Susa Young Gates collection 1852-1951 (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Church History Library)

Susa Young Gates, a daughter of Brigham Young, was the author of a dozen books, the founder of many regional and national women's organizations, editor, poetess, musician, woman suffragette, and the mother of 13 children. She founded and edited the "Young Women's Journal" and the "Relief Society Magazine." She organized the music and domestic science departments at Brigham Young University and was a board member for many years. She is best known for her biography of her father, Brigham Young. Gates was a regular contributor to the "Exponent" in which this piece appeared in the Christmas issue in 1898.

From the description of Notebook, 1898. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145435099 From the guide to the Susa Young Gates notebook, 1898, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Kenney is a Mormon author and historian.

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

Gates was daughter of Brigham and Lucy Bigelow Young. Studied at University of Deseret in Salt Lake City. Moved to St. George, Utah, 1870. Married Alma B. Dunford, 1872. Divorced and moved to Provo, Utah, where she taught at Brigham Young Academy. Married Jacob F. Gates, 1880. Mother of thirteen children. Served mission with husband in Laie, Hawaii, 1885-1889. Trustee of Brigham Young Academy/Brigham Young University, 1891-1925, and Utah Agricultural College, 1905-1911. Officer of Genealogical Society of Utah from 1923. Involved in national woman's suffrage movement and served as president of Daughters of Utah Pioneers.

From the guide to the MS 7692 Susa Young Gates papers circa 1870-1933 (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Church History Library)

Author, female activist.

From the description of Photographs, 1852-1932. (Utah Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 83897045 From the description of Papers, 1852-1932. (Utah Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 77759997

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Mormon doctrine--Marriage, Plural

Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

Mormon women--Biography

Mormons and Mormonism--History--Photographs

Genealogy

Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History--19th century

Mormon women--Social conditions--19th century

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Women authors

Religion

Women--Utah

Mormon children--Social conditions--19th century

Temple work

Suffrage--Photographs

Mormon women

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Authors, American--Utah

Musicians--Utah

English Literature--Mormon authors

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Polygamy

Women--Suffrage

Journalists--Utah

Mormons--Persecutions

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Missionary couples

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Utah

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Utah

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Grand Canyon (Ariz.)

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