Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Elmo in Emery County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Tithing Granary

 
 
Tithing Granary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 30, 2018
1. Tithing Granary Marker
Inscription.  Before 1890 Thomas E. Davis filed on land in this vicinity. Others followed, erected homes, a schoolhouse and meeting place. June 16, 1912, a branch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized, George H. Oviatt presiding elder. This tithing granary was built by ward members with George Hales and James Johnson, head carpenters. The walls were made of laminated two-by-four planks. The granary was presented to the Daughters in 1964.
 
Erected 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Lily of the Valley Camp. (Marker Number 351.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 16, 1912.
 
Location. 39° 23.317′ N, 110° 49.012′ W. Marker is in Elmo, Utah, in Emery County. Marker is on South 100 East south of East Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elmo UT 84521, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Public Building (about 300 feet away,
Tithing Granary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 30, 2018
2. Tithing Granary Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
measured in a direct line); Charles Winder and Caroline Mills (approx. 2.6 miles away); Cleveland (approx. 3˝ miles away); Mohrland (approx. 7.3 miles away); Desert Lake-Victor (approx. 7.3 miles away); Hiawatha (approx. 7.3 miles away); Robber's Roost (approx. 7.3 miles away); North Emery High School (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmo.
 
Tithing Granary image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 30, 2018
3. Tithing Granary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2020, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2020, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=147940

Paid Advertisement
May. 6, 2021