History: David William Rowley

The funeral was on Monday and on the Sunday before in New Plymouth I (David William Rowley) had the honor of helping with the ordination of our grandson, Michael Johnson, to the Priesthood. I could tell that he knew that this was a very important turn in his life. He had bought a book in […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1904 (Thursday) – Oscar (Alfred Oscar Lunt) took me down to the sanatorium, we obtained suits and went in the large plunge for a swim, he could swim, but not me, he floated me around a bit and then I had to play in the shallow part while he did the swimming. We were in […]

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This Day In Our Family History

1895 Nels Rosenquist, age 11, and Anna Rosenquist Nelson, age 10, were baptized and confirmed members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1906  Effie Druscilla Nelson, age 8, was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1902  Hugh Francis Rowley was born in […]

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Estella (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) called Virginia (Virginia Fern Johnson) and told her we were going to New Plymouth for Thanksgiving and we wanted her to go with us. A few days later Virginia called back and said that she had decided to wait and go with the children (Bekki Jo, Tamara and Cory McKnight) when […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1904 (Wednesday) – At ten o’clock Oscar (Alfred Oscar Lunt) and I went out to Salt Air. We met Uncle Charley (Charles Enoch Abbott) there and had lunch. It was about two o’clock when we came home. In the afternoon, I went with Maud (Ruth Maud Abbott) down to Bassett’s studio, while she took a […]

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This Day In Our Family History

1891  Eva Pearl Sperry was born in the covenant in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States to Charles Henry Sperry and Caroline Webb, both 40 years old. She was the 10th of 11 children, and the 7th of 8 daughters, born to the couple 1899 Eva Pearl Sperry, age 8, was baptized and confirmed  a member […]

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History: David William Rowley

We were taking care of Margene (Margene Judkins) during July 1970 while the rest of the family (Marjorie Ann Rowley and Dwain Eugene, David Lenn, Deon Eugene, Dwana Kay, Myraon Dwain, Mark Ammon and Darrell Wayne Judkins) went to Montana to attend the Alcorn reunion. One day Estella (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) thought Rusty was with […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1904 (Tuesday) – In the afternoon Mother (Caroline Webb) and I went down to an organ recital in the Tabernacle. In the evening, Oscar (Alfred Oscar Lunt) and I went to the bicycle races at the Salt Palace. It was quite thrilling. 

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1904 (Monday) – Oscar (Alfred Oscar Lunt) and I went down town, called at Hickman’s to see his mother (Priscilla Pitt), but she was not there. Then went up town to a restaurant for dinner. I then left home and called back to Hickman’s, but his mother was still absent. I went back to Uncle […]

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