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Voice Recordings of Jane Davidson, Her Children and Their Spouses.

Click here for other great Davidson stuff In the fall of 1963, Grandma Davidson and all of her children and their spouses gathered for a party at Helen and Mont’s house, and, you guessed it, Mont got out his tape … Continue reading

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The Michael and Giovanna Story

From “How they Met” to “The Wedding” – Photos and Video Lifesketch Slideshow How They Met: In Michael’s Own Words Meet the Parents Mid-Tour Leave & Engagement Gotta Get outta Afghanistan! Italian Wedding Salt Lake City Sealing and Reception

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Draper Trails Race – Then & Now

On June 3, 2006, The Draper Trails Race started with a racing field of 18 participants, one of which was an 18 year old kid riding on (I’m not making this up) a mountain bike, wearing a tee-shirt and basketball … Continue reading

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A Gift with a Lift – Etta’s Collection

      When you get to Heaven       You will likely view       Many folks whose presence there       Will be a shock to you.       But keep very quiet,       And do not even stare–       Doubtless there’ll be many folks       Surprised to see *you* there.             Page … Continue reading

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Alma Elizabeth Felt’s Voice Recording

I know for a fact that after you all had read Alma Elizabeth Felt’s autobiography you wondered “how” would it ever be possible to top that. Well, topped it I have, or I should say, Alma has. It turns out … Continue reading

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Life Changing Decisions

Our ancestors, as teenagers, made life changing decisions, as did we all, that had great impact upon us and our children, including, whether or not any of us would even be here…

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Alma Elizabeth Mineer Felt – Autobiography

The Autobiography of Alma Elizabeth Mineer Felt The is the last of the “histories” that I’ve discovered in mom’s house. As the last to be posted, and quite by accident, it is also by far the best. If any of … Continue reading

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Alma Elizabeth in the Children’s Friend

We’ve already posted the story of Joseph Toronto which appeared in the Childrens Friend earlier this year. Well, we’ve also recently discovered that another of our ancestors, one of Giuseppe’s contemporaries, Alma Elizabeth Mineer also has a story that also … Continue reading

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A Cherry Tree Behind the Iron Curtain

The Autobiography of Martha Toronto Anderson Aunt Martha, the wife of my Dad’s brother Uncle Wally, has truly amazing stories to tell. Uncle Wally was the Mission President of the Czeckoslovakia Mission for more than 32 years, up until his … Continue reading

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From Ruth Flake – Cousin

Hello Cousin Joe, How wonderful it has been to see all the pictures of your fine family and especially my beloved Aunt Helen. (I am Bob and Clara’s daughter) and I was so excited when my sister, Linda Toronto Cox, … Continue reading

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