Abraham Owen Smoot

Male 1815 - 1895  (80 years)


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  • Name Abraham Owen Smoot 
    Born 17 Feb 1815  Owenton, Owen, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 27 Mar 1835 
    Endowed (LDS) 18 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Mar 1895  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 10 Mar 1895  Provo City Cemetary Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 27751  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I136560  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 

    Father George Washington Smoot,   b. 1785, St. Mary, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1828, , Owen, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Nancy Ann Rowlett,   b. 2 May 1787, Prince Edward, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1871, Simpson, Johnson, Illinios, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1805  , Owen, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28773  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Margaret Thompson McMeans,   b. 16 Apr 1809, , Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1884, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1838  Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Cockran Adkinson Smoot,   b. 30 Jan 1828, , Roane, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1920, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Hyrum Smoot,   b. 1 Jun 1843,   d. 19 Jan 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F30536  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Almira Emily Hill,   b. 25 Nov 1816, Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1882, Provo, Utah, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 9 Jan 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F32329  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Diana Tanner Eldredge,   b. 28 Mar 1837, Warren, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1914  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 6 May 1855  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34413  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Anna Kirstine Mouritsen,   b. 19 Dec 1833, Brekke, Onso, Ostfold, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Feb 1856  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34412  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Hannah Caroline Rogers,   b. 26 Mar 1827, Dunkirk, Chautaugua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1915, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1886 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F20807  Group Sheet

    Family 6 Sarah Gibbons,   b. 20 Oct 1800, Cumberland, Harlan, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Jan 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F28836  Group Sheet

    Family 7 Elizabeth Rogers,   b. Dec 1815, , Owen, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F35626  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Nov 1838 - Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jan 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jan 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Hyrum Smith: Block 11, Lots 1 and 4
      Nauvoo, Block 78
      Nauvoo, Block 56
      Half Breed, Lee County, Iowa, portion
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black, Black and Plewe, page 3813 - 3814.
      Hancock County Property Records, NRI, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p 26
      70's Record Before 1850, LDS Archives, p. 406
      70's Record, p 689
      High Priests of Salt Lake and Nauvoo, LDS Archives, p 126
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 40, pp 430- 438
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 6, pp 3405-3406

      HISTORIES:
      Chronicles of Courage, Vol. 1 p. 194, Vol. 4, p. 4,5 Vol. 5 p.12, Vol. 6, p. 352, Vol. 7, p. 163
      Comprehensive History of the Church, Vol. 3 p. 207 & 399, Vol. 4, pp. 330-331,464-465
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, pp 485-487
      Nauvoo Journal, Vol. 3, 1991, No. 4, pp. 109 & 112


      HISTORIES: (continued)
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, 1963, Vol. 5, p. 75; Vol. 8 p. 255, 363, 521; Vol. 10, pp. 204-5
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, p. 1171
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Kate Carter, Vol. 1 p. 439, 445,453; Vol. 2 p. 70, 201; Vol. 4 p. 6, 16; Vol. 5, p. 5,7, 41, 39, 151
      An Enduring Legacy, DUP 1985, Vol 4, p. 100

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Autobiography of Abraham OWen Smoot 1815-1895 pp. 1-8
      Thesis "Pioneer Mormon Leader" 191 pages
      " A Testament of His Life-Abraham Owen Smoot" by Loretta D Nixon and L Douglas Smoot
      Book in the Land and Records Library

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Pioneer of 1847, pp 137, 156
      Kirland Saints, pg. 65
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: Ancestral File, 1 pg.
      Rootsweb.com: World Connect, Family Tree, 5 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1 page
      Garnsfam.com: Family Group Sheet, 5 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Birth Date: February 7, 1815