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Daughters of the Utah Pioneers

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers

By Judy Elsner On Saturday, Oct. 14th, the International Society of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers held their annual convention and election of officers in Layton at the Davis Conference Center. Patricia Maxey, President of the local Springville/Mapleton DUP Company, and six of her board...

DUP membership brimming with benefits

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By Judy Elsner SPRINGVILLE -- Ever wonder about the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers organization? It was organized on April 1, 1901. The constitution of DUP states that the purpose of the organization is “to perpetuate the names and achievements of the men, women, and...

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers plan convention

By Judy Elsner The Springville/Mapleton Company of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers is hosting its Two-Company District Convention with the Provo Company on Saturday, May 21. This is a shared yearly event where the two groups meet together and receive instruction and enjoy fellowship...

Powder pouch owned by past Payson resident

By Janeene Whitelock & Cynthia Peacock Henry Elmer was born March 7, 1841, in Adams County, Ill. His parents were Hyrum and Lucina Elmer. When he was 11 years old, the family started across the plains to Utah. He walked most of the way helping drive the...

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers – Springville

Ever wonder about the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers organization? It was organized on April 1, 1901. The constitution of DUP states that the purpose of the organization is “to perpetuate the names and achievements of the men, women and children who were the...