I’ve spent a bit of time this week rummaging through the 182 page PDF of the 30th Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah. It is not an easy task, believe me. I expected to find more detailed record keeping of the events of that legislative session. You know, the …

Part of my Family History Sunday series. Laurentius Magnus Olson (known as L.M. Olson) is my great, great-grandfather. Because of this man, there are several things about my life that I enjoy: I am an American. I am a Mormon. I have a nearly unbreakable work ethic (seriously, I nearly …