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John Gould

Birthplace: ON, Canada
Death: Died in Pottawattamie, IA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Seth E. Gould
Husband of Abigail Gould

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About John Gould

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...John Gould (11 May 1808 – 9 May 1851) was an early leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and is recognized by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) as the first non-American person to serve as a general authority..."

"...Born in Upper Canada, Gould was baptized into the Latter Day Saint church sometime before June 1833..."

"...Gould moved with the majority of Latter Day Saints to Nauvoo, Illinois in 1839. When the Latter Day Saints left Hancock County, due to ill health Gould chose to relocate to Pottawattamie County, Iowa rather than travel west with the Mormon pioneers. Gould died at his home two days shy of his 43rd birthday..."

"...Gould was married to Abigail Harrington and was the father of at least two children...."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'John Gould (Mormon)', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 1 November 2010, 23:43 UTC, <> [accessed 19 January 2011]

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John Gould's Timeline

May 11, 1808
ON, Canada
May 9, 1851
Age 42
Pottawattamie, IA, USA