Joseph Smith, Sr. (1771 - 1840) MP

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Birthplace: Topsfield, Essex, MA, USA
Death: Died in Nauvoo, Hancock, IL, USA
Cause of death: Natural Causes
Managed by: Denise Unander
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About Joseph Smith, Sr.

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...Joseph Smith, Sr. (1771–1840) was the father of Joseph Smith, Jr., the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement. Joseph Sr., was also one of the Eight Witnesses of the Book of Mormon, which Mormons believe was translated by Joseph Jr. from the Golden Plates. In addition, Joseph Sr. was the first Presiding Patriarch of the Latter Day Saint church, a member of the First Presidency of the church, and a Master Freemason of the Ontario Lodge No. 23 of Canandaigua, New York....."

"...Joseph Smith, Sr. was born on July 12, 1771 in Topsfield, Massachusetts to Asael Smith and Mary Duty. He married Lucy Mack in Tunbridge, Vermont on January 26, 1795, and had eleven children with her..."

SOURCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Smith,_Sr

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Joseph Smith, Sr.'s Timeline

1771
July 12, 1771
Topsfield, Essex, MA, USA
1777
May 18, 1777
Age 5
Norton,Bristol,Massachusetts
1796
January 24, 1796
Age 24
Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
January 24, 1796
Age 24
1797
1797
Age 25
Tunbridge, Orange, VT, USA
1798
February 11, 1798
Age 26
Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, USA
1800
February 9, 1800
Age 28
Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, USA
1803
May 17, 1803
Age 31
Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, USA
1805
December 23, 1805
Age 34
Sharon, Windsor County, Vermont, United States
1808
March 13, 1808
Age 36
Tunbridge, Orange, VT, USA