William Marks (1792 - 1872) MP

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Birthplace: Pawlet, Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Death: Died in Plano, Kendall County, Illinois, United States
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About William Marks

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...William Marks (November 15, 1792 – May 22, 1872) was a leader in the early days of the Latter Day Saint movement and was a member of the First Presidency in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Marks is mentioned in the Doctrine and Covenants in sections 117 and 124 of the LDS Church edition and in section 115 of the Community of Christ edition.

Marks was born in Rutland, Vermont to Cornwall (or Cornell) Marks and Sarah Goodrich. He married Rosannah Robinson on May 2, 1813 and was the father of five children..."

"...Marks was first counselor in the First Presidency of the Reorganized Church when he died in Plano, Illinois on May 22, 1872. A marked grave bearing his name is located in the Shabbona Grove Cemetery at Shabbona Grove, DeKalb, Illinois, adjacent to that of his wife Rosannah Robinson Marks, who died on October 18, 1862. Marks had married a second time in 1866 to Julia Ann Durfee, who survived him..."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'William Marks (Latter Day Saints)', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 31 December 2010, 22:15 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=William_Marks_(Latter_Day_Saints)&oldid=405229429> [accessed 19 January 2011]

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William Marks's Timeline

November 15, 1792
Pawlet, Rutland County, Vermont, United States
May 22, 1872
Age 79
Plano, Kendall County, Illinois, United States
Shabbona Grove, DeKalb County, Illinois, United States