James Jesse Strang collection, 1835-1920.


Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856. James Jesse Strang collection, 1835-1920.

James Jesse Strang collection, 1835-1920.

The collection consists of manuscripts relating to Strang's conversion to Mormonism, his relations with the Nauvoo church, his personal writings, and correspondence. The papers include accounts, drafts of patriarchal blessings, plan and diagrams for the Voree Temple, notes for sermons, lectures, debates, and material regarding the establishment of the Church of Jesus Christ (Strangite), the Order of the Illuminati, the Associated Order of Enoch, and the Kingdom of St. James. Notes and correspondence collected by Milo M. Quaife while working on The Kingdom of Saint James have been added to the papers.

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Strang, James Jesse, 1813-1856

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Leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Strangites). From the description of Legal documents, 1849. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367397492 From the guide to the Documents in the Case of John W. Archer vs. James J. Strang and John Cole, 1849, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Mormon religious leader. From the description of Collection, 1846-1944 1846-1856(bulk). (Southern Methodist University). WorldCat record id: 17927225 M...

Quaife, Milo Milton, 1880-1959

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Milo M. Quaife was born in Nashua, Iowa on October 6, 1880, the son of Albert E. and Barbara S. (Hine) Quaife. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1908. Dr. Quaife taught at Lewis Institute in Chicago, Wayne University and the University of Detroit. He served as superintendent of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from 1914 until 1920. He was editor and founder of Wisconsin Magazine of History to 1.922 and managing editor of Mississippi Valle, Historical Review, 1924-1...

Order of the Illuminati.

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Watson, Gilbert Stuart, 1897-1964

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Wright, Zenos H., Mrs.

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Bennett, John Cook, 1804-1867

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Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites)

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For information on Strangites see the Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) main collection. From the description of Miscellaneous Collection, 1814,1989. (Clarke Historical Library). WorldCat record id: 41321303 The Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) was established by James Jesse Strang in 1844, though they claim to be the successor of the Mormon Church founded in 1830. From the description of Church of Jesus Christ records, 1844-1958. (Unknown). WorldCat record ...

Smith, William, 1790-1847?

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Wright, Benjamin G.

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Hickey, Lorenzo Dow, 1817-1897.

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Hickey (born on Feb. 15, 1817 in Palmyra, NY and died on April 25, 1897 in Coldwater, MI) was a prominent preacher and leader of the Strangite Mormon Church following the death of James Jesse Strang. A polygamist, he married at least three wives, Mrs. Ann Davis, on Dec. 9, 1841, with whom he had three children; Francis Miller, with whom he had three children; and Sarah Ann Linnell (born on Nov. 11, 1834) with whom he had ten children. A fourth wife may have died in childbirth. (For further infor...

Adams, G. J. (George Jones), 1813-1880

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Historian of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Strangites). From the guide to the A true history of the rise of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, of the restoration of the holy priesthood and the late discovery of ancient American records, 1982, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

Strang, Clement James, 1854-

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Greig, James M.

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Mormon Church leader in Pennsylvania. From the description of Letter, 1844. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145436041 ...

Brownson, George.

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Watson, Wingfield, 1828-1922.

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Wingfield Watson (1828-1922) follower of James J. Strang, faithful Strangite leader, son of Thomas Wingfield and Eliza Leviston. Married Jane Thompson, wrote many pamphlets and articles defending James J. Strang and the Strangites. From the description of Papers, 1860-1922. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 51605904 ...

Post, Stephen, fl. 1849-1850.

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Hess, Peter, fl. 1846-1850.

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Graham, Samuel L. (Samuel Lyle), 1794-1851

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Associated Order of Enoch.

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Chidester, Dennis.

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Braidwood, Thomas W., 1818-1906.

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