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Brigham Young, President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints MP (c.1801 - c.1877)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Brigham Young (June 1, 1801 – August 29, 1877) was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and was the president of The Church of Jesus Christ ...

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Ellen (Aagaat) Kimball MP (1825 - 1871)

Mormon Pioneer "...Kimball, Ellen Sanders – (9th en) One of three women in the original pioneer company. Born March 3, 1825, in the parish of Ten, Thelemarken, Norway to Ysten Sondrasen. Origi...

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George A. Smith, Apostle, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints MP (1817 - 1875)

Wikipdedia Biographical Summary: "... George Albert Smith (June 26, 1817 – September 1, 1875) (commonly known as George A. Smith to distinguish him from his grandson of the same name) was an e...

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Charls D. Barnum MP (1800 - 1894)

Mormon Pioneer "...Barnum, Charles D. – (8th Ten) Born near Brockville, Leeds, Co., Canada, May 9, 1800. He was baptized by John E. Page on July 25, 1836, and ordained a teacher in an area in ...

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Barnabas Lathrop Adams MP (1812 - 1869)

Mormon Pioneer "...Adams, Barnabas L. – (2nd Ten) Born Aug. 28, 1812, near Perth, Upper Canada, of Vermont parentage and was converted to the Church at age 23. He came to Missouri with the "Ca...

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Orson Kimball Whitney MP (1830 - 1884)

Mormon Pioneer "...Whitney, Orson K. – (10th Ten) Born Jan. 30, 1830, in Kirtland, Ohio, to Newel K. and Elizabeth Ann Smith Whitney. His father was Presiding Bishop. In the first company, he ...

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Norman Benjamin Taylor MP (1828 - 1899)

Mormon Pioneer "...Taylor, Norman – (14th Ten) Born Sept. 15, 1828, at Grafton, Lorraine Co., Ohio, to Benjamin and Ann Mennel Taylor. He was teamster of the first company drove the second wag...

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Edson, 2nd Whipple MP (1805 - 1894)

Mormon Pioneer Whipple, Edson –(9th Ten) Born Feb. 5, 1805, in Dummerston, Windham Co., Vt., to Timothy and Elizabeth Safford Whipple. * (see note below as this parentage seems to be a mistake...

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William Perkins Vance MP (1822 - 1914)

Mormon Pioneer "...Vance, William Perkins – (6th Ten) Born Oct. 20, 1822, in Jackson Co., Tenn., to John and Sarah Perkins Vance. He was baptized into the Church in 1842 and he traveled to Nau...

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John Harvey Tippets MP (1810 - 1890)

Mormon Pioneer "...Tippets, John Harvey – (11th Ten) Born Sept. 5, 1810, at Wittingham, Rockingham Co., N.H., to John and Abigail Pierce Tippets. In March of 1832, he heard of the Book of Morm...

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Briant Stringham MP (1823 - 1871)

Mormon Pioneer "...Stringham, Briant – (3rd Ten) Born March 28, 1825, in Windsor, N.Y., to George and Polly Hendricksen Stringham. By 1838 the family was in Kirtland, Ohio, preparing to travel...

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James Wesley Stewart MP (1825 - 1913)

Mormon Pioneer "...Stewart, James Wesley – (8th Ten) Born May 19, 1825, in Fayette Co., Ala., to George and Ruth Baker Stewart, who were baptized when Elder Benjamin Clapp came to the town and...

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George Scholes MP (1812 - 1857)

Mormon Pioneer "...Scholes, George – (5th Ten) Born Feb. 2, 1812, at Chadderton, Lancashire, England, to George and Sarah Scholes. He was baptized Nov. 3, 1839, and immigrated to Nauvoo, where...

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Albert Perry Rockwood MP (1805 - 1879)

Mormon Pioneer "...Rockwood, Albert Perry –(Captain of the First Hundred; 3rd Ten) Born June 9, 1805, in Holliston, Middlesex CO., Mass., to Luther and Ruth Perry Rockwood. In 1837 Brigham You...

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Francis Martin Pomeroy MP (1822 - 1883)

Mormon Pioneer "...Pomeroy, Francis M. – (10th Ten) Born Feb. 22, 1822, at Somers, Tollard County, Connecticut, to Martin and Sybil Hunt Pomeroy. He was hired out to an uncle at the young age ...

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Seeley Owen MP (1805 - 1881)

Mormon Pioneer "...Owen, Seeley – (6th Ten) Born March 30, 1805, at Milton, Rutland Co., Vt., to Ethan and Hannah Owen. He married Lydia Ann Owen. She died during the exodus from Nauvo in 1846...

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Elijah Newman MP (1793 - 1872)

Mormon Pioneer "...Newman, Elijah – (8th Ten) Born Sept. 17, 1793, in Hampshire Co., Va., to build Solomon and Jane James Newman. He joined the Church in 1832 and followed the Saints during th...

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Joseph Lazarus Matthews MP (1809 - 1886)

Mormon Pioneer "...Matthews, Joseph Lazarus – (Captain of the 14th Ten) Born Jan. 29, 1809, in Johnson Co., N.C. After his marriage to Rhoda Carroll, they moved to Neshoba Co., Miss. After hea...

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John Wesley Norton MP (1820 - 1901)

Mormon Pioneer "...Norton, John Wesley – (12th Ten) Born Nov. 6, 1820, near Lisbon, Wayne Co., Indiana, to David and Elizabeth Heaton Norton. Baptized March 6, 1838, and resided in Kirtland, O...

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Samuel Harvey Marble MP (1822 - 1914)

Mormon Pioneer "...Marble, Samuel Harvey – (5th Ten) Born Oct. 6, 1822, at Phelps, Ontario Co., N.Y., one of 11 children of Nathaniel and Mary (Polly) King Marble. He was baptized in Nauvoo. A...

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John Somers Higbee MP (1804 - 1877)

Mormon Pioneer "...Higbee, John S. – (Captain of the 11th Ten) Born March 7, 1804, in Tate Township, Clermont Co., Ohio, to Isaac and Sophie Higbee. He married Sarah Ann Voorhees Feb. 26, 1826...

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William Henrie MP (1799 - 1883)

William Henrie , son of Daniel Henrie and Sara Mendel, was born on 11 September 1799 in Greene County, Pennsylvania. He lived in Dunlap, Hamilton, Ohio in 1842. He lived in Trenton, Henry, Iowa in 1843...

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Appleton Milo Harmon MP (1820 - 1877)

Mormon Pioneer "...Harmon, Appleton Milo – (Captain of the 10th Ten) Born May 29, 1820, at Conneaut, Pa., to Jesse P. and Anna Barnes Harmon. He served a mission in 1843, and was later part of...

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John Young Greene MP (1826 - 1880)

Mormon Pioneer "...Greene, John Young – (3rd Ten) Born Sept. 2, 1826, in new York to John P. and Rhoda Young Greene. His father was the minister to whom a Book of Mormon was given by Samuel H....

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Geroge Roberts Grant MP (1820 - 1889)

Mormon Pioneer "...Grant, George R. – (4th Ten) Born July 14, 1820, in New York. He is noted as one who captured a young eagle on the way west. He returned to Winter Quarters that fall and was...

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Stephen Hezekiah Goddard MP (1810 - 1898)

Mormon Pioneer "...Goddard, Stephen H. – (Captain of the 5th Ten) Born Aug. 23, 1810, in Clinton Co., N.Y., to Stephen G. and Sylvia Smith Goddard. Ordained a Seventy June 9, 1845, he became s...

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Eric McArthur Glines MP (1822 - 1881)

Mormon Pioneer "...Glines, Eric – (7th Ten) Born Oct. 5, 1822, in New Hampshire to John and Maria Glines. He was reared in Churchville, Ontario, Canada, where his family stayed until 1839. He ...

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Perry Fitzgerald MP (1815 - 1889)

Mormon Pioneer "...Fitzgerald, Perry – (11th Ten) Born Dec. 22, 1814, at Fayette Co., Pa., to John and Leah Phillips Fitzgerald. He was reared in Illinois where he married Mary Ann Cazot. He w...

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Howard Egan MP (1815 - 1878)

Mormon Pioneer "...Egan, Howard – (Captain of the 9th Ten) Born June 15, 1815, in Tullamore, King Co., Ireland, to Howard and Ann Meade Egan. He married Tamson Parsley at age 23 in about 1838....

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Addison Everett MP (1805 - 1885)

Mormon Pioneer "....Everett, Addison – (Captain of 1st Fifty; in 3rd Ten) Born Oct. 10, 1805, in Wallkill, Orange Co., N.Y., to Ephraim and Deborah Carwin Everett. He was a ship's carpenter, i...

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James Craig MP (1821 - 1868)

Mormon Pioneer "...Craig, James – (6th Ten) Born in Ireland in 1821 to David and Elizabeth Craig. Known as the "Bugler of the Pioneers," he had the responsibility to awaken the camp each morni...

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Francis Boggs MP (1807 - 1889)

Mormon Pioneer "...Boggs, Francis – (8th Ten) Born May 17, 1807, in Belmont Co., Ohio, to Alexander and Hannah Martin Boggs. He was baptized by missionaries who came to his home May 17, 1841. ...

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Sylvester Henry Earl MP (1815 - 1873)

Mormon Pioneer "...Earl, Sylvester H. – (5th Ten) Born Aug. 15, 1815, to Joseph and Dorcas Wixom Earl in Ohio. He was baptized in February 1837. After his baptism, he began performing missiona...

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George Pierce Billings MP (1827 - 1896)

Mormon Pioneer "...Billings, George Pierce – (9th Ten) Born in Kirtland, Ohio, on July 25, 1827, to Titus and Diantha Morley Billings. His father was the second person to be baptized in Kirtla...

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Lewis Barney MP (1808 - 1894)

Mormon Pioneer "...Barney, Lewis – (12th Ten) Born Sept. 8, 1808, at Hollen Purchase, Niagara Co. N.Y., to Charles and Mercy Yeoman Barney. Lewis and his father moved to Ohio and then to Illin...

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John S. Gleason MP (1819 - 1904)

Gleason, John Streater – (14th Ten) Born Jan. 13 1819, in Livonia, Livingston Co., N.Y., to Ezekiel and Polly Howard Gleason. He married Desdemona Chase while working for her father, Isaac Chase...

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George Woodward MP (1817 - 1903)

SOURCE: Woodward, George – (12th Ten) Born Sept. 9, 1817, in Monmouth Co., N.J., to George and Jemima Shin Woodward. At age 15 he left home to be a clerk in his brother’s merchandising bu...

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Jacob Weiler MP (1808 - 1896)

Jacob Weiler was born 14 March 1808, near Churchtown, Chester County Pennsylvania, to Joseph and Rosannah Stylers Weiler, one of 14 children. He was baptized 16 March 1841. The only member of his famil...

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Hosea Cushing MP (1826 - 1854)

"...Cushing, Hosea – (9th Ten) Born April 2, 1826, in Boston, Mass., to Phillip and Mary Cushing. He apprenticed to a carpenter at age 16 and stayed two years until hearing the missionaries prea...

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Isaac Perry Decker MP (1840 - 1916)

"...Decker, Isaac Perry – (3rd Ten) One of two children in the first company, he was born Aug. 7, 1840, in Winchester, Scott Co., Ill., to Isaac and Harriet Page Wheeler Decker. His mother and f...

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John Wheeler MP (1802 - d.)

"...Wheeler, John – (11th ten) Born Feb. 3, 1802, in South Carolina, to William and Lucy Wheeler. After arriving in Salt Lake Valley, with the first company, he returned to Winter Quarters. He c...

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John Greenleaf Holman MP (1828 - 1888)

"...Holman, John Greenleaf – (4th Ten) Born Oct. 18, 1828, at Byron Center, Genessee Co., N.Y., to Joshua Sawyer and Rebecca Greenleaf Holman. He was baptized at age 8 and moved to Kirtland, Ohi...

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Charles Alfred Harper MP (1817 - 1900)

Biographical Summary #1: "...Harper, Charles Alfred – (12th Ten) Born Jan. 27, 1816, at Upper Providence, Montgomery Co., Pa., to Jesse and Eleanor Evans Harper. He learned the trade of wagon ...

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Shadrach Roundy MP (1789 - 1872)

Shadrach Roundy (1789 - 1872) , son of Uriah Roundy (1756-1813) and Lucretia Needham (1760-1848), was born 1 January 1789 at Rockingham, Windham County, Vermont, the eldest of eleven children. He marri...

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Horace Datus Ensign, II MP (1826 - 1866)

"...Ensign, Horace Datus – (7th Ten) Born May 8, 1826, at Westfield, Hampden Co., Mass., to Horace Datus and Mary Brunson Ensign. His parents joined the Church in 1843. The senior Ensign died in...

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Levi Newell Kendall MP (1822 - 1903)

"...Kendall, Levi Newell – (8th Ten) Born April 19, 1822, in Lockport, Niagara Co., N.Y., to Levi and Lorena Lyman Kendall. He accepted the teachings of the Church in Michigan, and was ordained ...

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Eli Harvey Peirce MP (1827 - 1858)

"...Peirce, Eli Harvey – (4th Ten) Born July 29, 1827, in Uwchland, Chester Co., Pa., to Robert and Hannah Harvey Peirce. His parens moved to Nauvoo in 1841 and were baptized March 27, 1842, by ...

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William Shin Wardsworth MP (1810 - 1888)

"...Wardsworth [or Wordsworth], William Shin – (6th Ten) Born March 5, 1810, in Salem Co., N.J. and baptized in Philadelphia, Pa., in the fall of 1841. He was ordained a seventy in February 1846...

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Rodney Badger MP (1824 - 1853)

...Badger, Rodney – (14th Ten) Born Feb. 4, 1823, at Waterford, Caledonia Co., Vt., to Rodney and Lydia Chamberlain Badger. His family accepted the gospel about 1838, the year his father died. A...

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Almon M. Williams MP (1807 - 1884)

"...Williams, Almon M. – (8th Ten) Born Jan. 11, 1807, at New York. He arrived with the advance party on July 22, 1847, and is mentioned in the Manuscript History as directing the digging of a c...

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William Cochrane Smoot MP (1828 - 1920)

Biographical Summary #1: "... Smoot, William Cockran Adkinson – (7th Ten) Born Jan. 30, 1828, in Tennessee and became the adopted son of Abraham O. and Margaret Thompson Smoot. He was baptized...

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Robert T. Thomas MP (1820 - 1892)

"...Thomas, Robert T. – (8th Ten) Born Jan. 8, 1820, in Richmond Co., N.C., to Henry and Esther Covington Thomas. The family joined the Church in 1843 after listening to the preaching of Elder B...

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Benjamin Franklin Stewart MP (1817 - 1886)

"...Stewart, Benjamin Franklin – (7th Ten) Born Oct. 22, 1817, in Jackson, Monroe Co., Ohio, to Philander Barrett and Sarah Scott Stewart. He married Polly Richardson in 1837, and they moved to ...

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Carlos Murray MP (1829 - 1855)

"...Murray, Carlos – (10th Ten) Born march 12, 1829, in Ontario Co., N.Y. One of the younger members of the company and a nephew of Heber C. Kimball, he was assigned as a scout in the pioneer co...

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Marcus B. Thorpe MP (1822 - 1848)

"...Thorpe, Marcus Ball – (1st Ten) Born June 22, 1822, at New Haven, New Haven Co., Conn. He joined the Church but remained in his hometown until the Saints were at Winter Quarters in 1846. At ...

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Horace Thornton MP (1822 - 1914)

"...Thornton, Horace – (8th Ten) Born May 7, 1822, at Hinsdale, Catteraugus Co., N.Y., to Ezra and Harriet Goodrich Thornton. He joined the Church in 1836 at Kirtland, Ohio, and followed the Sai...

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Thomas Tanner MP (1804 - 1855)

"...Tanner, Thomas – (3rd ten) Born March 31, 1804, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, to William and Judea Tanner. He immigrated to America in 1831, married in 1834 and was baptized in New R...

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Seth Taft MP (1796 - 1863)

"...Taft, Seth – (Captain of the 8th Ten) Born Aug. 11, 1796, in Mendon, Worcester Co., Mass., to Seth and Staples Taft. He married Harriet Ogden in Michigan in 1826. Missionaries converted his ...

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Stephen Kelsey MP (1830 - 1900)

"...Kelsey, Stephen – (8th Ten) Born Dec. 29, 1830, in Montville, Geuga Co., Ohio, to Stephen and Rachel Allen Kelsey. He moved from Ohio in 1842 to Nauvoo. His mother was a member of the Church...

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Albert Carrington MP (1813 - 1899)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Albert Carrington (January 8, 1813 – September 19, 1889) born in Royalton, Vermont, was an apostle and member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and Firs...

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Joseph Teasdale Egbert MP (1818 - 1898)

"...Egbert, Joseph Teasdale – (1st ten) Born in Vincennes, Ind., March 10, 1818, to John and Susan Hahn Egbert. The family joined the Church and eventually moved to Nauvoo. On Dec. 6 1840, he ma...

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Roswell Stevens, Jr. MP (1808 - 1880)

Mormon Pioneer: "... Stevens, Roswell – (2nd Ten) Born Oct. 17, 1808, at Grand River, Upper Canada, to Roswell and Sybil Spencer Stevens. He was converted to the Church through the teachings o...

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Gilbard Summe MP (1802 - 1867)

"...Summe, Gilbard – (14th Ten) Born Aug. 22, 1802, in Randolph Co., N.C., to John and Caroline Summe. In the first pioneer company, he joined the advance company who entered Salt Lake Valley on...

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Andrew Purley Shumway MP (1833 - 1909)

"...Shumway, Andrew Purley – (6th Ten) Born Feb. 20, 1833, in Millbury, Mass., to Charles and Julia Ann Hooker Shumway. His parents were baptized in 1840, and the family moved to Nauvoo, where t...

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Charles Shumway MP (1808 - 1898)

Charles Shumway , son of Samuel and Polly Shumway of Sturbridge, Worcester county, Massachusetts was born 1 August 1808, in Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ...

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Henry Garlie Sherwood MP (1785 - 1857)

"...Sherwood, Henry G. – (5th Ten) Born April 20, 1785, in Kingsbury, N.Y. He was among those who contracted malaria when the Saints first arrived at Commerce, Ill., later to be Nauvoo. He was h...

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Joseph Smith Schofield MP (1809 - 1875)

"...Schofield, Joseph Smith – (3rd Ten) Born Aug. 2, 1809, in Winchester Co., N.Y., to Elijah and Hannah Thompson Schofield. He became a skilled carpenter and joiner. In 1838 he married Clarissa...

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Joseph Rooker MP (1818 - c.1895)

"...Rooker, Joseph – (11th Ten) Born Jan. 22, 1818. After the trek west, he was appointed in Salt Lake Valley to be one of a committee to take teams to meet the oncoming companies, relieve them ...

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George Mills MP (1778 - 1854)

"...Mills, George – (12th Ten) Born about 1878 in England. After arriving in the Salt Lake Valley, he suffered from cancer. In 1854, he asked for an operation by Dr. Samuel L. Sprague in hopes o...

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Artemas Johnson MP (1809 - d.)

"...Johnson, Artemas – (7th Ten) Born April 18, 1809, at Remsen, Oneida Co., N.Y., to Artemas and Abia Johnson. At a conference in Nauvoo, about Oct. 6-8, 1839, he was sustained to be an elder. ...

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Benjamin William Rolfe MP (1822 - 1892)

"...Rolfe, Benjamin William – (11th Ten) Born Oct. 7, 1822, at Romford, Oxford Co., Maine, to Samuel and Elizabeth Hathaway Rolfe. His family accepted the gospel in Maine and moved in 1834 to Ki...

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Hark Lay MP (1825 - c.1890)

"...Lay, Hark – (13th Ten) Born in 1825 in Monroe Co., Miss., the son of African slaves of the William Lay household. He was baptized in Mormon Springs near his home, and was given as a marriage...

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Burr Frost, Sr. MP (1816 - 1878)

"...Frost, Burr – (7th Ten) Born March 4, 1816, at Waterbury, Conn., to Alpheus and Elizabeth Frost. A blacksmith, he welded broken iron wagon parts while on the trek west. Paid for his work in ...

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Horace Monroe Frink MP (1831 - 1874)

"...Frink, Horace Monroe – (7th Ten) Born May 31, 1832, in Livingston Co., N.Y., to Jefferson and Emily Lathrop Frink. The family lived for a time in Nauvoo. He was chosen as a driver in the ori...

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Mathew Hayes Ivory MP (1800 - 1885)

"...Ivory, Mathew – (13th Ten) Born July 13, 1800, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pa., to Matthew and Ann Ivory. He was a mechanic and carpenter. He was baptized Feb. 1, 1840. He stayed in t...

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David Powell MP (1822 - c.1883)

"...Powell, David – (13th Ten) Born May 26, 1822, in the Edgefield District, S.C., to John and Rebecca Powell. He was ordained a seventy in Nauvoo and was at one time associated with the Mississ...

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Willaim Arridus King MP (1821 - 1899)

"..King, William A. – (9th Ten) Born June 23, 1821. A member of the 25th Quorum of the Seventies in Nauvoo, he was chosen for the first company. He stayed a short time in the Salt Lake Valley, t...

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John Monroe Freeman MP (1823 - c.1850)

"...Freeman, John Monroe – (1st Ten) Born Nov. 20, 1823, in Chatham, Middlesex Co., Conn. to Israel and Deborah Freeman. He was baptized Nov. 13, 1839. In Nauvoo, Ill., he was a member of the 31...

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Samuel Fox MP (1829 - d.)

"...Fox, Samuel Bradford – (4th Ten) Born Dec. 4, 1829, at Adams, Jefferson Co., N.Y., possibly to Samuel and Lucy Williams Fox. He was a teamster for Brigham Young. Three years after his arriva...

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Hans Christian Hansen MP (1806 - 1890)

"...Hansen, Hans Christian – (13th Ten) Born Nov. 23, 1806, in Copenhagen, Denmark to Ole Peter and Martha Margarete Osmundsen Hansen. He went to sea as a boy and occasionally visited America. T...

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Nathaniel Fairbanks MP (1823 - c.1853)

"...Fairbanks, Nathaniel – (10th Ten) Born at Queensbury, Washington, Co., N.Y., on May 10, 1823, to Joseph and Polly White Fairbanks. He completed a two-year apprenticeship as a stonecutter bef...

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David George Grant MP (1816 - 1868)

Biographical Summary #1: "... Grant, David – (8th Ten) Born July 21, 1816, in Arbroath, Scotland, to Robert and Belle Mills Grant. Apprenticed to a tailor, he became a tailor at age 19 and mov...

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John Sherman Fowler MP (1819 - 1860)

"...Fowler, John Sherman – (1st Ten) Born July 12, 1819, in New York City, N.Y., and later baptized. He lived in Nauvoo, where he received a patriarchal blessing from Ashael Smith in February 18...

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Green Flake MP (1828 - 1903)

"...Flake, Green – (14th Ten) Born in January 1828 in Anson Co., N.C., a slave of African descent on the plantation of William Jordan Flake. At age 20, he was given as a gist to James Madison Fl...

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William Adam Empey MP (1808 - 1890)

Biographical Summary #1: "... Empey, William A. (1808-1890) – (5th Ten) Born July 4, 1808, in Osnabruck Township, Stormont Co., in Eastern Canada ( Ontario ). He joined the Mormon Church in Ca...

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Edmund Lovell Ellsworth MP (1819 - 1893)

"...Ellsworth, Edmund – (4th Ten) Born July 1, 1819, in Paris, Oneida Co., N.Y., to Jonathan and Sarah Gully Ellsworth. He was baptized Feb. 20, 1840, and three years later was ordained a sevent...

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John Sutherland Eldredge MP (1831 - 1873)

"...Eldredge, John Sutherland – (8th Ten) Born April 30, 1831, in Canaan, Columbia Co., N.Y., to Alanson and Esther Sutherland Eldredge. He served as a teamster on the original company, crossing...

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Ozro French Eastman MP (1828 - 1916)

"...Eastman, Ozro French – (7th Ten) Born Nov. 18, 1828, in Windham Co., Vt., to James and Clarissa Goss Eastman. His parents were baptized in 1843, and he became a member of the first company b...

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William Dykes MP (1815 - 1879)

"...Dykes, William – (4th Ten) Born Nov. 18, 1815, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pa., to Daniel and Cynthia Dykes. He joined the Church and became a member of the 31st Quorum of Seventies i...

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John Dixon MP (1818 - 1853)

"...Dixon, John – (5th Ten) Born July 26, 1818, in Cumberland, England, to Joseph and Sarah Dixon. After reaching the Salt Lake Valley, he helped in the erection of the fort and building the set...

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Ezra T. Benson, Apostle, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints MP (1811 - 1869)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "...Ezra Taft Benson (February 22, 1811 – September 3, 1869) (commonly referred to as Ezra T. Benson to distinguish him from his great-grandson of the same name)...

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Oscar Crosby MP (c.1815 - 1870)

"...Crosby, Oscar – (13th Ten) Born about 1815, to Vilate Crosby, an African descendant. She was a slave of William Crosby, one of the Mississippi converts. Oscar Crosby was baptized at Mormon S...

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Benjamin Franklin Dewey MP (1829 - 1904)

"...Dewey, Benjamin Franklin – (7th Ten) Born May 5, 1829, in Westfield, Hamden Co., Mass., to Ashbell and Harriet Adams Dewey. His parents joined the Church and he was baptized when he came of ...

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Conrad Kleinman MP (1815 - 1906)

"...Kleinman, Conrad –One of the original Utah pioneers of 1847. (11th ten) Born April 19, 1815, in Bergweiler, Lauday, Bavaria, near the French border, to Konrad and Odelia Wissing Kleinman. He...

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Solomon Chamberlain MP (1788 - 1862)

"...Chamberlain, Solomon – (11th Ten) Born July 30, 1788, in Old Canaan, Conn., to Joel and Sarah Dean Chamberlain. He married Hopee Haskins, and learned the cooper's trade. He was baptized a fe...

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James Isaac Case MP (1794 - 1860)

"...Case, James – (Captain of the 7th Ten) Born May 4, 1794, at Litchfield, Conn., to Joseph and Lydia Case. He worked at an outpost near Plum Creek, Neb., in 1845 or 1846 as a $300-a-year gover...

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William Carter MP (1821 - 1896)

"...Carter, William – (7th Ten) Born Feb. 12, 1821, in Ledbury, England, to Thomas and Sarah Parker Carter. He learned glass blowing and blacksmithing as a youth. Working at a blacksmith shop, h...

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Jacob Burnham MP (1820 - 1850)

Jacob D. Burham (1820 - 1850) Son of Richard and Elizabeth Burnham, Jacob was born 1 October 1820 in New York, New York. He died at the age of 30 in 1850 in Greenwood Valley, El Dorado County, Califo...

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Zebedee Coltrin MP (1804 - 1887)

"... Coltrin, Zebedee – (5th Ten) Born Sept. 7, 1804, at Ovid, Seneca Co., N.Y., to John Jr. and Sarah Coltrin. He joined the Church soon after it was organized. He married Julia Ann Jennings. A...

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Charles Allen Burk MP (1823 - 1888)

"...Burke, Charles Allen – (14th Ten) Born Sept. 2, 1823, at Kirtland, Ohio, to John M. and Abigail Fellows Burke. The family moved to Missouri after Abigail died in 1833. Charles joined the Chu...

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