Dymock Parish Church

Just south of the Herefordshire area of england is the village of Dymock, Gloucestershire. During the second british mission, 1840–41, several individuals and events important in LDS history trace back to Dymock. thomas kington, once superintendent of the united brethren, lived there. His conversion to the Church led to the conversion of many others. His […]

The Settling of Northern Davis County

This article originally appeared in Vol.65, No.2 (2018) of Pioneer Magazine. Despite its advantageous position along the primary travel and commercial route between Ogden and Salt Lake City northern Davis County settlements developed more slowly than those to the south. As water was the indispensable resource inviting settlement, the first communities to develop in northern […]