Joseph Smith, Jr

Male 1805 - 1844  (38 years)


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  • Name Joseph Smith 
    Suffix Jr  
    Initiatory (LDS) 1779  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 23 Dec 1805  Sharon, Windsor, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Jun 1844  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Smith Family Cemetery, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I110588  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2013 

    Father Joseph Smith, Sr ,   b. 12 Jul 1771, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1840, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Lucy Mack,   b. 8 Jul 1775, Gilsum, Cheshire, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1856, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1796  Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 3
    Family ID F21002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emma Hale,   b. 10 Jul 1804, Harmony, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1879, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1827  Bainbridge, Chenango, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alvin Smith,   b. 15 Jun 1828, Manchester, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Manchester, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thadeus Smith,   b. 30 Apr 1831, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1831, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Louisa Smith,   b. 30 Apr 1831, Kirtland, Geuaga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1831, Kirtland, Geuaga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Joseph Murdock, twin ,   b. 1 May 1831, Warrensville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1832, Hiram, Portage, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Adopted]
     5. Julia Clapp Murdock, twin ,   b. 1 May 1831, Warrensville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1880, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [Adopted]
     6. Joseph Smith, III. ,   b. 6 Nov 1832, Kirtland, Geuaga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1914, Independence, Jackson, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. Frederick Granger William Smith,   b. 20 Jun 1836, Kirtland, Geuaga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1862, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     8. Alexander Hale Smith,   b. 2 Jun 1838, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1909, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     9. Don Carlos Smith,   b. 13 Jun 1840, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1841, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     10. David Hyrum Smith,   b. 18 Nov 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1904, Elgin, Kane, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Fanny Alger,   b. 30 Sep 1816, Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1889, Indialapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1835  Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Zina Diantha Huntington,   b. 31 Jan 1821, Watertown, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1901, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 27 Oct 1841  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F31401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Presendia Huntington,   b. 7 Sep 1810, Watertown, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1891, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1841  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F35571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Sarah Marietta Kingsley,   b. 20 Oct 1788, Becket, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1856, Plymouth, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 6 Sarah Ann Whitney,   b. 22 Mar 1825, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1873, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 27 Jul 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 27 Jul 1842  POFFI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 7 Desdimona W Fullmer,   b. 6 Oct 1809, , Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1886, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Jul 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F36078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 8 Phebe Watrous,   b. 1 Oct 1805, Sharon, Schoharie, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1887  (Age 82 years) 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 9 Lucy Walker,   b. 30 Apr 1826, Peacham, Caledonia, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1910, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1 May 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21360  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 10 Eliza Roxey Snow,   b. 21 Jan 1804, Becket, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1887, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F32958  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 11 Martha McBride,   b. 17 Mar 1805, Chester, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1901, Hooper, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married Aug 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 12 Mary Ann Frost,   b. 14 Jan 1809, Bethel, Oxford, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1891, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F35608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 13 Emily Dow Partridge,   b. 28 Feb 1824, Painesville, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1899, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 14 Olive Grey Frost,   b. 24 Jul 1816, Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F35609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 15 Rhoda Richards,   b. 8 Aug 1783, Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1879, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F36738  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 16 Almera Woodward Johnson,   b. 12 Oct 1812, Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1896, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1 Aug 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F36793  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 17 Melissa Lott,   b. 9 Jan 1824, Tunkhannock, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1898, Lehi, Lehi, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 18 Sarah Scott,   b. 25 Oct 1816, , Armagh, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1878, Lyons, Walworth, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 19 Sylvia Porter Sessions,   b. 31 Jul 1818, Newry, Oxford, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1882, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Dec 1805 - Sharon, Windsor, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Oct 1841 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Dec 1841 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 May 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Jul 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jul 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Aug 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Mar 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Apr 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jun 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Aug 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Sep 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jun 1844 - Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Smith Family Cemetery, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jan 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Feb 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Sheet by Nauvoo Land and Records 2 pages

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo, Block 155, Lot 1&2 (Homestead)
      Nauvoo, Block 156 (Nauvoo House)
      Nauvoo, Block 147, Lot 3 ( Mansion House)
      T6 R8, Section 8 Ne, 139 Acres ( Farm)
      Rowena Miller Files, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Early Seventy's & High Priest Index, LDS Arichives, page 130
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 40, pages 25-29
      Nauvoo Legion, John Sweeny, 1 page
      Nauvoo Legion Officers, Susan Easton Black, page 1
      Nauvoo Legion Commisoned and Non Commisoned Officers 1841-1845, Susan Easton Black, page 407
      Bodyguards of Joseph Smith, 1 page
      Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, 1 page
      Nauvoo Deaths and Burials, page 31
      Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages 1839-1845, Lyndon W. Cook, page 71
      Nauvoo Sexton Record of Burials, 1839-1846, 1 page
      Early Mormon Records, Records, Nauvoo, Lyman De Platt, Vol 1 page 86

      HISTORY:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah page 1279-1280
      Family of Joseph Smith 1 page
      Latter-day Saint Millenial Star pages 353-355
      Article by Willard Richards, Two Minutes in the Jail, 2 pages
      The Prophet Joseph Smith Daquerreotype, 4 pages
      Times and Seasons, Monday July 15,1844, 3 pages
      The state Journal-register, July 5, 1844, 1 page
      The Children of Joseph Snith and Emma Hale, 3 pages
      The Prophet Has Famous Kin, Lynne Hollistein, 1 page
      Election of Soul Trustee for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2 pages

      HISTORIES:
      Mormon Redress Petitions, Clark Johnson , pages 41-45, 101, 346-350, 395-410, 563, 565-569, 619-639,641-647,708-709
      ( just a few of the accounts)

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Vital Statistics and sources: Members of the Kirkland, Ohio Branch and Participants in the March of Zion's Camp 1830-1839, Milton V. Backman:
      Abbreviations (Used in Sources) 3 pages
      Zions Camp, page 64,93-95
      Shareholders of the Kirtland safety Seciety, pages 121-122
      Vital Statictics from the Book of Patriarchal Blessings, pages 101,112
      Latter-day Saints who received a special Blessing for Working on the construction of the Kirkland Temple,
      page 99
      History Moments, Moments With the Prophets, Desert News, 1 page
      Research Status of Smith Family Graves, 1 page
      Area's Surronding Joseph Smith in Nauvoo, by Richard Holzapfel:
      The Smith Family Cemetery, 1 page
      The Joseph Smith Homestead, 1 page
      The Joseph Smith Farm Site, 1 page
      The Joseph Smith Brick Stable Foundation, 1 page
      The Joseph Smith General Store ( Red Brick Store), 2 page
      The Nauvoo House, 2 pages
      The West Grove Site, 1 page
      The Prophet Joseph Smith's Home in Nauvoo, December 1842



      "History of Joseph Smith by His Mother" book in the Land and Records library